18 Apr 2015

How to Stop Leaving Your Things in Hotel Rooms

I have a confession to make. My name is Jon and I’m addicted to leaving my things in hotel rooms. I do have good news though – I haven’t done it in over a month now and my sponsor (Gia) thinks I have a great chance of finally overcoming this

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06 Apr 2015

How to See the Real (Insert Country Here)

It seems like most people who travel to exotic countries aren’t actually seeing the “real” version – it turns out most Mexicans don’t lie around on beaches all day and most Moroccans don’t ride camels – but how do you get past the tourist facade and into the heart of

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These 5 easy steps will teach you how to travel
16 Mar 2015

How to Travel (In 5 Completely Obvious Steps)

I’ve noticed a lot of travel bloggers writing posts about how to do seemingly easy things, like “How to Book a Cheap Flight”, “How to Quit Your Job” and “How to Plan a Trip”. I always assumed people knew how to do these things, but maybe I’ve been overestimating my

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04 Feb 2015

How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off by Taxi Drivers

Sitting in the back seat of a taxi in Fez, Morocco, I knew we were about to be scammed. We had already negotiated a price, but sure enough, about 10 minutes into the ride he informed us that he was going to drop us off way outside of the medina,

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Travel skills you might need on your next trip
06 Jan 2015

7 Travel Skills You Might Need on Your Next Trip

The ability to sleep anywhere If you’re travelling on a budget you’ll quickly realise that soft, comfortable beds with plenty of pillows and blankets aren’t all that common. You’ll sleep in beds that feel like park benches and stay in rooms that should be labelled as saunas. At the other

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The art of sleeping at airports
15 Dec 2014

The Art of Sleeping at Airports

A great way to save money while travelling is by sleeping at the occasional airport. Here are some tips on how to make it a little more bearable.

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19 Sep 2014

5 Tips on How to Stay Healthy While Travelling

You might remember a post I did recently called “5 Things Annoying Celebrities Can Teach Us About Travel”. Val Kilmer taught us to learn from his mistakes and stay healthy while travelling, so here are some tips on how you can achieve that. Get spiritual Spiritual tourism is becoming popular,

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06 Sep 2014

How to Make People Jealous with Your Photos from the Road

When documenting your travels, one of the most important things to remember is that none of it means anything unless you make it look as amazing as possible. The explosion of social media over the last few years has made it possible to let thousands of people know just how

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