October 5, 2015

Experiencing the Trails of Tremblant

If you’re in North America and harbour a craving for the full-on European ski experience without, you know, having to go through the inconvenience of actually going to Europe, then perhaps a trip to Mont Tremblant is in order. What’s Mont Tremblant? It’s a village, it’s in Quebec, and most probably most notably, it’s a […]

July 6, 2015

Experiencing Bolivia: South America’s Often-Overlooked Gem

Experiencing Bolivia: South America’s Often-Overlooked Gem

As a travel destination, Bolivia is usually rather overshadowed by its neighbours including Brazil and Peru, but for the adventurous traveller this country of stunning and diverse natural beauty offers plenty to tempt, from South America’s largest lake to the otherworldly landscapes of the famous Bolivian salt flats. Lake Titicaca For a truly breathtaking sight, the 8,400 […]

July 1, 2015

The Smartphone Goes Camping

The Smartphone Goes Camping

Smartphones are inescapable, even on the trail. If you’re traveling with the family, or even by yourself, it can be tempting to treat phones like a distraction. But smartphones can be invaluable on a camping trip if you know how to use them. With the right apps, your phone will add a lot to your […]

June 30, 2015

Yes You Can Save Money on Your Guangzhou Trip

Yes You Can Save Money on Your Guangzhou Trip

There’s no doubt that travel to China is expensive, and Guangzhou is one of the pricier mainland cities, trailing only Shanghai and Beijing. You’ll never do China on the cheap, but you can still save money if you know the tricks. If you’re planning a trip to Guangzhou, here are some tips to help cut […]

June 25, 2015

Living a Local during your Trip to Alicante

Living a Local during your Trip to Alicante

If you plan to spend your time in Alicante on a shoestring budget, the best way to do so is by choosing to live like the locals do. This charming Spanish town has a lot to offer to the quintessential backpacker who wishes to explore the town’s culture and way of life. People Watching in […]