Sleep Less, Dream More – St Briavels Castle, England

St. Briavels is not your average accommodation. It's an 800-year old Norman castle that now serves as YHA hostel. Read here about Nichola West's...

On work and wanderlust

Isn't it ironic? Since I have my travel blog, my travels have become fewer than ever before. Even though I know these two are not correlated,...

Sleep less, dream more – (Almost) breaking the rules: sleeping on...

Claudia Tavani was Panama-bound and decided to take a sailing boat. This way she wouldn't miss the beautiful San Blas islands. However, she never...

Bunch of Backpackers Glossary, your guide to backpacker jargon!

Gili Indonesia Sign
Hi there! This is the Bunch of Backpackers Glossary. Your guide to backpacker jargon, slang and all that sort of stuff. Enjoy reading! WARNING: This...

The best party hostels in Asia

I've done two 'big backpacking trips': the first from Tokyo to Kuala Lumpur and the second from Moscow to Bangkok. In both trips there was...

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s Old Town

Get wonderfully lost in Tallinn’s charming Old Town (Vanalinn in Estonian) with its small cobble-stoned alleys, city gates and small passages. Walk past impressive...

Sleep less, dream more – Sleeping under the wings of the...

Thorsmork
Iceland is the land of trolls, elves and other hidden creatures. But it’s also the land of ice and fire. Who hasn’t heard of...

Sleep Less, Dream More – On a (almost) deserted Filipino island

Palawan must be one of the most gorgeous islands in The Philippines. We decided to go off the beaten track here and island hop...

Sleep Less, Dream More – Sleeping Above the Clouds: Mt Kilimanjaro

Climbing to the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro was by far one of the most challenging adventures I have ever undertaken, and one which pushed...