Long term travel is often seen as a vacation, but it is sometimes far from the sun and rainbows people imagine.
Sharing rooms, making all decisions, doing all the research. Travelling solo for a long time might seem easy, but it is far from it.
What does it cost to travel in Western Europe?
Find out with my detailed list of expenses, day-by-day, item-by-item.
Knowing what to pack is one of the most difficult parts of travel, especially if Peru is your destination.
With many different cities, all with different climates, Peru is one difficult country to make your bags for.
Here is a guide on Peru’s climates and some packing recommendations.
Safety is a concern when travelling in South America. Having visited 7 countries and over 30 cities in this amazing continent, here is my list of safety tips to stay safe while still enjoying travelling through South America.
What does it cost to travel in Colombia?
See how I managed to maintain daily costs of travel in Colombia under $35 USD per day for the 5 weeks I visited the country.
As a traveller, there are many situations in which we are overcharged for prices. This article discusses techniques on negotiating prices while abroad.
Anytime I announce another solo trip, I get reactions at home that range between sheer amazement (“Wow! Alone?? Really??”) to overreacted concern (“you’ll get kidnapped!”).
But solo travel can bring some of the most amazing experiences one will ever live. Here are my reasons why you shouldn’t fear travelling alone.
While the concept of taking a gap year is quite amazing, PREPARING for it really really REEEAAALLLY sucks!
Here is a list of the obvious and the not so obvious when preparing your gap year adventure.