Organised backpacking tours

"Should I Travel With A Tour Group?" Backpacking tours come in all shapes and sizes. Some can last up to 100 days and take you for hundreds of miles while others can be as little as 4 days. Similarly many tour organisers can offer the same trips with different levels of luxury but I recommend… read more…

January 30th, 2015 | Author: | Posted In: Before you go


Top tips for a backpacking trip

“Learn From Other People's Experiences” These priceless tips can only be learnt from experience. Learn from others’ mistakes and make your trip that much better. Plan early: This will avoid disappointment as last minute flights can be difficult to find. You will get the greatest choice of accommodation and activities, and it will provide you… read more…

September 17th, 2014 | Author: | Posted In: Before you go


Hidden costs when backpacking

Travel can be unexpectedly Pricey Budgeting for a long trip lasting several months can be very difficult and so it is important that you consider all costs. However, some costs are not always apparent until you come across them on the road. Below I have created a list of surprise costs I encountered on my… read more…

September 17th, 2014 | Author: | Posted In: Before you go


Discounts when travelling

The more the save, the more you can see and do It is good to travel young because you gain valuable life experience, are not necessarily committed to work and have the use of your legs! But it is also good because many attractions and amenities around the world offer discounts for students or young… read more…

September 17th, 2014 | Author: | Posted In: Before you go


Transport

Making the right decision Especially in more developed countries internal air travel has become very affordable due to numerous competing budget airlines. It can be advantageous to jump on board with this fast growing trend to avoid long and tiring coach journeys, but of course this can have its drawbacks. There are some circumstances when… read more…

September 17th, 2014 | Author: | Posted In: Before you go