10 Ways To Stay Cool In The Hottest Countries 

Staying Cool In The Heat
Travelling should be fun, but when you are confronted with extremes heats things can become tedious really quickly. Here are 10 tips to help you keep your cool.

For many of us, a trip abroad means one […]

Clothes for Backpacking – Is this the perfect hoodie?

The Perfect Hoodie for Backpackers?
Ever get a crook neck when trying to sleep on a long distance bus journey? Well, how cool would it be to have a pillow embedded in a hoodie hood?! The team at BauBax have designed […]

Exploring with Guided Excursions

When you decide where to go on holiday, this can be a decision fraught with choices, and it’s easy to get yourself stressed trying to pick between your short-list of resorts! For me, it would always come down to choosing […]

Planning for a Trans-Siberian Train Journey

The Ultimate Train Journey
All aboard the Trans-Siberian Railway…
Here’s an action-packed post from one traveler to another, full of travel tips and points of interest along the way during your trans-Siberian train tour!

Image by Damian Bere via Flickr

 I had a blast when […]

Bubble Hotels – Bursting onto the Scene

Never mind the bricks and mortar…
Conventional hotels are getting a little run of the mill these days. We’re not just talking about boutique, elaborate spa ridden luxury either. The diversity and variation of ‘very’ alternative places to stay these days […]

Getting a TEFL Job Overseas – it’s not education, it’s globocation!

As a follow up from an earlier globocation post concerning that minefield of choice students face when they graduate, I thought I’d write another piece, specifically about teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) and why it’s such a cool thing to do when you’re abroad.

Travelling by Campervan – So Cool!

The Benefits of Hiring a Campervan on Holiday 
Everyone loves going on holiday and it is a great opportunity to explore a new destination that you have never been to before. However, know how to get around and explore somewhere new […]

Travel Essentials App Shpock – The Car Boot Sale App in Your Pocket

With the nights becoming noticeably longer, now might be the perfect time to get a head start on that (now almost critical) spring holiday. March and April are slack water as far as travel companies are concerned and you may […]

The Ultimate Guide to Packing

Whether you’re going away for a weekend trip or packing for an extended summer vacation, whilst most people love travelling, very few enjoy the packing process that necessarily accompanies every departure. In order to make things a little easier for […]

A Piste of Cake – Guilt Free Apres-Ski Calorie Burning

Taking a week away skiing or snowboarding on the majestic, snow lined mountains of Verbier, Whistler or Val Thorens might smack of endorphin releasing, physical activity but there’s a tipping point when it comes to calories burned vs calories consumed when […]