Money Matters: How much does it cost to travel in Ecuador?

Ecuador has it all: Go on an adventure in the Andes, explore the colonial towns or visit the famous Galapagos islands. But, how much...

Eight ethical travel dilemmas: What will you do?

In the last decade, 'ethics in travel', 'sustainable travel' and 'responsible travel' has received increased attention from both travelers and the travel industry. As tourism...

Travel must have: funky, cool camera straps!

Have you ever noticed that more and more people have DSLR’s? And have you also noticed that all those people wear the same boring...

Money matters: Costs to travel in Mexico?

Mexico is one the most diverse countries of Latin America with Mayan villages, deserts, white-sand beaches, jungle, volcanoes, nachos and tequila farms. A great...

How to haggle during your travels?

Market Peru
One of the things that will help you to save money during your travels is haggling or bargaining. But how to haggle? What is...

Money Matters: How much does it cost to travel Peru and...

Machu Picchu Peru by Bunch of Backpackers
It is generally known South America is more expensive than Asia, and Peru is more expensive than Bolivia. But how expensive? Bunch of Backpackers...

Money and backpacking: How to keep your money safe while traveling?

Mexican misadventures
After working 3 part-time jobs you finally managed to save up enough money for your backpacking dream trip. But I'm sure no one told you...

Money matters: What are the costs to travel in Myanmar?

Myanmar (Burma) is an upcoming destination in southeast Asia. It's a unique country that has largely remained free from western influences (and the tourist...

Ten Reasons Why You Should Go Overlanding

Overlanding for the uninitiated, is travelling in a purpose built vehicle with an adventure overland company. Or put more simply, it is jumping on...