19 Sep 2014

5 Tips on How to Stay Healthy While Travelling

Travel is a lot better when your’e not constantly sick — so here are some tips on how to stay healthy on the road! Get spiritual Spiritual tourism is becoming popular, so why not jump on the bandwagon and get yourself to an ashram or yoga retreat. Praying to gods

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

How to get a comfortable seat on a crowded bus
20 Aug 2014

How to Get (And Keep) a Comfortable Seat on a Crowded Bus

I love taking local buses. You see a side of the country that you’d never see by flying or hiring a car and you get the chance to interact with a wide range of locals. Even though there are many positives about riding on local buses, there’s always an overbearing

How to get an overweight bag on a plane as carry on
23 Jun 2014

How to Get an Overweight Bag on an Airplane as Carry-On

Sorry to disappoint you, but this isn’t a post about smuggling large women onto planes so you can avoid buying them a ticket. This is a serious (sort of) tip about cutting down on airline fees, just don’t blame me for any resulting back/shoulder injuries!

02 Jun 2014

6 Less Common Ways to Save for Your Trip

I know what you’re thinking – not another post telling me to sell my car, move into a cheaper house and stop drinking coffee. Those techniques have been covered far too many times before, so I’ll give you some alternative ideas on how to save for your trip. DISCLAIMER –

some great tips on how to survive without knowing the local language
23 May 2014

6 Tips on How to Survive without Knowing the Local Language

Talk Louder The louder you talk the easier it is for people to understand you, so turning up your voice’s volume is always a good idea. Obviously everybody knows English these days, so the problem lies with their hearing. Still not working? Try again, but throw in some anger –

Travel safety for men
09 Apr 2014

9 Travel Safety Tips For Men

I’ve lost count of how many “Travel Safety for Women” posts I’ve read lately. Well, I actually haven’t read any of them, but I’ve seen the title a lot. Where are all the tips for men? Are we not human beings too? If you prick us, do we not bleed?

Bargaining in Southeast Asia: How to Get a Good Deal
20 Jan 2014

Bargaining in Southeast Asia: How to Get a Good Deal

Bargaining in Southeast Asia is part of the experience; at least it should be if you don’t want to get ripped off on a daily basis. Tourists rarely get quoted the real price for items, trips and sometimes even accommodation. If you go in with the right attitude and a