San Diego on a budget

Want to travel to Southern California’s most chilled out city this summer, but are aghast upon hearing about the prices there? Despite what you might believe, it is possible to do San Diego on a budget. Here’s how to pull it off…! 1) Drop your rucksack at Point Loma Hostel San Diego may be purdy, […]

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Best value accommodations in Paris

Out of all the cities in the world, there are few that have the universal appeal that Paris does. However, with this demand comes high prices, making The City of Lights a challenging place for travelers on a strict budget. Therefore, it is vital to be vigilant when searching for the best value accommodations in […]

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Ideal hubs for a European traveling adventure

Seeking some ideal hubs for a European traveling adventure? The following ports of entry make great spots to begin your Euro Trip later this year. Let’s check out our favorites below… 1) London, England Looking to take in the British Isles, France and the Low Countries in one fell swoop? Start by flying into London […]

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Travel blogs to check out as a first time backpacker

Looking for some encouragement to get out on the road for the first time? Here are some travel blogs to check out as a first time backpacker that will get you off your butt and onto an airplane in search of adventure…! 1) Nomadic Matt When Matthew Kepnes poured his full attention into his travel […]

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Best hostels in Milan

Of all the destinations in Italy, none quite have a sense of style in the same way than Milan does. From its world famous cathedrals to its abundant museums and storied cultural institutions (like the vaunted La Scala Opera House), the Italian ideal of La Vita Bella is well represented here. However, all this glamor […]

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Best things to do in California for the budget traveler

Want to include the Golden State on your itinerary, but concerned about the cost as a backpacker? While this definitely isn’t the cheapest spot in America, there is still plenty to do here for penny pinchers. This article will uncover the best things to do in California for the budget traveler, so don’t reroute your […]

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Living it up at the best pubs and nightclubs in Salou

Widely known as the biggest resort town on the Costa Dorada, Salou has long been a popular choice among backpackers looking to let their hair down. Having an assortment of pubs, sports bars and nightclubs, there is a wealth of options to choose from in this spicy destination. So if you’re looking to party, the […]

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The best outdoor experiences in Iceland

Being a sizable isle in the North Atlantic Ocean that is home to only 300,000 souls, there is no shortage of outdoor attractions for residents and travelers alike. If you are seeking the best outdoor experiences in Iceland, the following four activities will meet this desire in a satisfactory fashion. 1) Check out Landmannalaugar – […]

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Best attractions in Pai, Thailand

Headed to Northern Thailand during your trip to Southeast Asia? If so, don’t leave one of the hippest mountain villages in the region off your itinerary, as the best attractions in Pai will make for some of the best memories on your journey… 1) Pai Canyon Particularly stunning at the height of dry season, Pai […]

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Don’t Fly the Friendly Skies: Alternatives to Airplanes

Sick of flying, or just want to get to your far-off destination in a more adventurous fashion? There are many alternatives to airplanes out there that will help you get there in a manner that is far more exciting than the yawn-inducing process of taking a long-haul flight. Let’s explore them together… Buses: not as […]

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Top backpacking countries in Europe in 2015

With spring well underway, now is the time to plan your backpacking adventure in Europe for the upcoming summer. While some countries have been overdone, many others across the continent are hotter this year, and other simply endure the test of time due to their outstanding slate of attractions. While this is all well and […]

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