For lots of reasons, it is time for me to pack my bags and hit the road again. Some positive, some negative. Here's why...
The more you engage your senses as you travel, the more you get out of it.
Travel with your ears open, as well as your eyes.
We flew into Milan about 4pm, whilst listening to our Italian Music Playlist for inspiration and headed straight to our accommodation. We had decided to stay in a luxury hotel for our two nights here and start the trip with a little comfort. Luxury hotels were by no means to be a regular feature on... Continue Reading →
Prof Stephen Hawkins predicted that the earth only has around 600 years left due to CO2 before he passed away. This year we discovered through the UN that we have just 12 years to change course. Here we provide tips on how to travel with a light footprint and reduce your carbon emissions whilst on the road. Take action now before it's too late.
After half a decade of independent travel and writing, who better to sit down and ask questions of, to better understand long-term travel and it's effects. Marek Bron is the author of 'Travel The World Without Worries' and Editor of highly regarded travel blog Indie Traveller.
There are hundreds of blogs out there telling you to sign up to miles accounts. This blog post is different.
We rolled in at dusk, which is exactly the wrong time to be arriving into Quito. I skimmed over the pages in my Lonely Planet once more and confirmed that the onward public transport from the main Quito bus terminal to the El Giron area was considered too dangerous at night. We opted for a... Continue Reading →
Perhaps you've just finished college and you've decided to take a year out. Maybe you've just finished University and now is your ideal opportunity to head out and see the world, before settling into a serious career. It's time to learn something about the world, right? Well, yes but don't stop there... Swathes of people... Continue Reading →