How To Plan Your First Trip

How To Plan Your First Trip

First time travellers sometimes become overwhelmed with the amount of choices they can make when deciding where to travel. Before choosing which country you should visit, its very important to clearly state what you want to get out of your trip. Many things attract us to certain places and these can be a great anchor point to help you choose a suitable location to begin your journey, for example, if you’ve always wanted to go to Carnaval yet also want to…

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The Ultimate Travel Packing List

The Ultimate Travel Packing List

Packing lists can be either simple or daunting, and you don’t necessarily need to try to cram everything under the sun into your 50L backpack. “But I don’t want to forget anything!” Although it’s necessary to have your essentials, you can generally purchase most other goods when you arrive to your chosen destination. So, chill. Whether you’re a minimalist traveller, a ‘flashpacker’ or even someone who always feels like they never have enough, use this list as a guide to follow…

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The 25 Most Inspirational Travel Quotes

The 25 Most Inspirational Travel Quotes

Most of the time non-travellers see or hear inspirational travel quotes they tend to cringe, but I love em’. Being able to hear the words from people who I idolize brings such a feeling that only few can explain. We have been lucky today to hold onto the words of those we admire and those who have conquered our own dreams to travel and explore the world. Whether they’re funny, inspirational, dumb or down to earth, they’re always good to reflect on…

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The Best Methods To Avoid Jet Lag

The Best Methods To Avoid Jet Lag

Jet lag is one of the most common forms of fatigue many travellers face. Whether you’re flying 6 or 25 hours, it’s quite probable that you’ll face the brutalizing feeling. To explain it properly, Jet Lag is also known as desynchronosis which is a form of fatigue and insomnia that occurs from crossing time zones via air travel. Essentially, it disrupts the internal body clock. To put it in a more layman term, the human body was never designed to…

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How Much Money Do You Need To Travel?

How Much Money Do You Need To Travel?

One of the biggest questions asked by many people is how much money do you need to travel? Aside from knowing where to find cheap flights or where’s the best place to visit, costs are always on everyone’s mind. It can seem daunting with expensive tour packages, hotels, food, fun, car rentals, whatever it may be, but you don’t essentially need that much. It all starts off with knowing what type of person you are back home, if you’re quite frugal, then…

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10 Incredible Resources To Connect Solo Travellers

10 Incredible Resources To Connect Solo Travellers

  Solo travel is something that scares a lot of people, especially first time travellers. Not only is it fearing to hit the road on your own, but the only option available to most people is to sign up and pay a lot of money for an organised tour. Don’t get me wrong, tours are great fun and an awesome way to meet and connect with people, but if you plan to travel for a while afterwards, it could be…

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5 Reasons Why You Should Learn a Second Language

5 Reasons Why You Should Learn a Second Language

Learning a second language is something not many people consider doing in their lives, whether it’s for personal choice or business, the need for speaking a second language never seems important for a lot of us. But what about travel? You can rough it out, and it is possible, but as far as getting the most out of your trip and enhancing your social interactions, you can only go so far with speaking your native tongue. I had this problem during my…

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The Best Ways To Stay Fit While Travelling

The Best Ways To Stay Fit While Travelling

One of the hardest habits to maintain while travelling the world is to stay fit and in shape, with exotic foods at your finger tips, social gatherings and the night life available at your chosen destination, keeping fit and healthy can be difficult. When travelling to undeveloped countries it can be hard sometimes to find a gym/fitness center, but that’s no reason to stop maintaining the healthy lifestyle you’ve developed at home. If you’re travelling to a city there’s a chance…

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Tips To Save Money: How I Saved $50,000 In 53 Weeks

Tips To Save Money: How I Saved $50,000 In 53 Weeks

In today’s world with low incomes and high inflation, it can be quite difficult for an average Joe to save money, but it’s not impossible. The pressure that comes from society whether it’s keeping up with your friends expenses, feeling obliged to shop in the high-end retailers or simply feeling pressured to impress others, can quite simply be enough to put us in a deficit and wonder where all the money went that we earned when we look back at…

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The Best Ways To Avoid Travel Sickness

The Best Ways To Avoid Travel Sickness

It’s fair to say that if you plan to go overseas, whether it’s for a week or a year, you’re bound to end up getting a travel sickness at some point. There’s no telling where it always comes from, it could’ve been from the taco stand on the corner of a back street in Mexico, a fancy Italian restaurant in an upper class district or even from the food you’ve cooked that you bought earlier from the grocery store, either way, it’s…

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