Jan 30, 2018• by Clem

Exchanging money without getting ripped-off

A Currency Exchange, or "CE" is a business that makes a living by buying and selling currencies with a margin. It is a paying service exactly like any other. Some CE offer fair rates while others... read more

Nov 23, 2018• by Recorriendo Roma

Our essential tips to visit Rome

Visiting Rome will be - believe us - one of the trips that will bring you the most in life, since the Eternal City is a fascinating place, full of art and history and which, when visiting, teleports... read more

Nov 22, 2018• by Aussie Pet and Home Minders

How To Save Money While Road Tripping Around Australia

Being on a budget does not mean you cannot enjoy a road trip around Australia. So here are a few tips that will help you enjoy that Aussie road trip without breaking the bank. Tip 1: Travel... read more

Jul 14, 2018• by Catriona Kendall

My Top 3 Tips For Travelling On A Budget

This blog post is going to be about how to save money while planning your next adventure.  Flights  I would say the majority of people worry about spending a lot of money on buying their... read more

Feb 27, 2018• by tommy7

Dubai to Muscat by bus

This trip from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Oman is operated by an Omani bus company called Mwasalat, also known as ONTC (Oman National Transport Company). The schedule is also directly... read more

Sep 28, 2018• by lori

5 Tips for Ethical Travel

What is Ethical Travel? Ethical travel is simply being aware of your choices and the impact you are making when you travel. Ethical travel can be anything from eating and buying locally to... read more

May 14, 2018• by hasitha

How to plan your trip to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is one of the leading romantic destinations in the whole world. The land of serendipity brings spiritual tranquillity and a chance to rediscover oneself. The beauty of this tiny island is... read more

Feb 17, 2018• by Clem

How to receive mail anywhere in the world

If you need to get mail (or a package) while abroad it can get quite complicated. Fortunately, there is a nice little trick for that, it's called "poste restante". Poste restante (French term... read more

Sep 12, 2018• by ThaiYaiNat

Thai ATM swallowed my card!

"For security reasons all cards that have been retained by ATMs are destroyed." (Bangkok Bank Website) This is now the stated policy of all Thai Banks. In the case of overseas visitors using cards... read more

Jun 25, 2018• by ABapartmentbarcelona

3 Things to Know Before Visiting Barcelona

Catalonia/Spain Catalonia is an autonomous region of Spain composed of Barcelona, Girona, Lleida and Tarragona. Its culture and heritage are unique to that of Spain and locals are very proud to... read more

Jul 7, 2018• by TheGreatNext

How to stay healthy and fit during a Himalayan trek

Home to some of the tallest mountain peaks in the world, the mighty Himalayas present the ultimate adventure for mountaineers and trekkers from all around the world. From easy treks around Manali in... read more

May 29, 2018• by xim

Phrasebook: Basic French for travel

These are a few key words and expressions that have come in very handy while travelling. Try to learn these -or the ones that most apply to your situation- when visiting France or another French... read more

Dec 9, 2018• by ThaiYaiNat

Driving Licence Requirements in Chiang Mai

Motorbike/Car hire Please be aware of the following if you intend hiring either a motorbike or car during your stay in Chiang Mai. The law is the same for other parts of Thailand, but the fines... read more

May 3, 2018• by homelessandabroad

Avoiding the Depression of Shoestring Solo Travelling

Travelling on a shoestring budget will take a toll on you. Travelling on a shoestring budget and alone can hurt you, but it's alright, and there’s ways to avoid it. When you travel with a small... read more

Feb 20, 2019• by Jonohad1

Things To Know Before Visiting Maldives

The Maldives, as we all know is one of the most beautiful islands in the Indian Ocean. With that said, it also is expensive and best to budget before you arrive. Accommodation If you can I would... read more