Backpacking Archive

Best Travel Shoes for a 2015 Summer Break

I know that when I’m packing for a summer holiday, I want to bring a suitable pair of shoes for any occasion. But when you’ve got a limited amount of space to bring shoes with you, you have to think smart and get the most use out of whatever you take. That’s why I’ve created […]

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Deal with Excess Baggage Without Breaking a Sweat

Travelling is a joy, and many of us do it for different reasons. Some do it to sample the cultures of different countries while some are keener on trying out the staple cuisine a place has to offer, whilst some go around the globe just to find bargains that will keep their wallet in a […]

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Car Tyres Safety Checklist – Planning a Road Trip

Journeys in the car that are a bit longer than a run to the shops or the usual commute to work need a bit more preparation. You might want to fill the tank, check the oil level or top up on screen wash as well as planning the best route. However, when preparing a road […]

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5 of Europe’s Very Best Summer Festivals

  Throughout the summer months, Europe plays host to a vast array of music festivals, showcasing artists and bands from all around the world and catering to just about all tastes. Indeed, enjoying the sunshine, music and entertainment provided at a festival can be the perfect getaway from the stresses of everyday life.

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How to Keep Fit While You Travel

Travelling is one of the best and most life enriching experiences you can have, but passing through different time zones, sleeping on unfamiliar mattresses and long days flights can leave you feeling tired and sluggish. At home you get up for work at 6am, eat three set meals and use an indoor bike in spin […]

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5 Great Reasons to Visit Istanbul

Wondering why Istanbul was named the number one destination for 2014 and why you need to get a Turkey Visa? Then here you have the answers-5 great reasons to visit Istanbul. Istanbul is such a wonder! The beauty of this harbor city is just phenomenal.  It is uniquely located bordering two great divides-this impacts the […]

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Tips on Joining a Volunteer Vacation Project – Be a Volunteer in Bangkok

Thinking of trying a Volunteer vacation as a new experience and way of helping others. These tips will help you get started.

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