April 28, 2013

The Miser’s Guide to Guatemala on a Budget

The Miser’s Guide to Guatemala on a Budget

Guatemala is an extraordinary travel destination that is often overlooked for more glamorous, tropical destinations. Nevertheless, Guatemala is a great place to visit that combines both adventurous and educational activities. And smart travellers can enjoy much of Guatemala on a budget with these easy tips: One should always look for cheap ticket deals on the […]

April 20, 2013

Cheap Eats in Los Angeles

Cheap Eats in Los Angeles

The bright lights of Los Angeles attract thousands of tourists and backpackers every year. Recognizing the importance of local knowledge, below is a list of cheap eats in Los Angeles ideal for the light-pocketed and hungry stingy traveller. Grand Central Market 317 Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90013  Situated in Downtown Los Angeles, the Grand Central […]

April 12, 2013

5 Venice Tips You Won’t Find in the Guidebook

5 Venice Tips You Won’t Find in the Guidebook

You may think that reading a couple of Venice guidebooks on the plane will put you in the perfect position to make the most of your Venice trip. Yes, a guidebook will give you an idea of the top spots to visit and most interesting things to do, but there are a few little tips […]

April 2, 2013

Your Guide To The Best Music In Osaka

Your Guide To The Best Music In Osaka

credit: emilysmind If you mention the name ‘Osaka’, most people wouldn’t instantly picture world class music venues and performances to die for. But that’s the way it is: Japan’s second city is a veritable Mecca for international musicians, leading the way in opera, ballet, classical and even modern electronica. However esoteric your tastes, one of […]

April 2, 2013

Geotourism In Portugal

Geotourism In Portugal

Image by alex@Tlön via flickr Have you heard the phrase Geotourism before? If not then the term which was first coined in 1997, relates to the enhancement and sustainability of a geographic area through tourism. This benefits the environment, culture, heritage and also the aesthetic value of the area in question. It is becoming a more […]