Gifts For Writers & Aspiring Travel Bloggers

Gifts For Writers & Aspiring Travel Bloggers

Writing is a creative outlet that rewards in many ways. It can help writers communicate concepts to an audience and even help writers make sense of the ideas in their heads. There's nothing better than putting thoughts down on paper (or computer screen) to know if...

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Digital Nomad Checklist 2019

Digital Nomad Checklist 2019

So you want to be a digital nomad? Or maybe you’re already there but you need a checklist. A list of the important stuff for location independent travel and work. Digital nomadism is for people serious about their businesses. It's not about running to the airport for...

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28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

I've learned a few tricks from travelling and living overseas since I took my first solo travel trip in 1995. I don't really like to call these tips "hacks" as we're not reprogramming a computer or breaking the law here. But they could be considered shortcuts, tips,...

The Best Travel VPNs – Reviewed

The Best Travel VPNs – Reviewed

If you travel and use WiFi to access the internet you need a VPN. It’s relatively easy to snoop on a public WiFi network and a good hacker can easily capture your credit card details by monitoring the unencrypted connection between your web browser or app and a...

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10 Facts About Queenstown, New Zealand

10 Facts About Queenstown, New Zealand

Check out these 10 Fun (and not to be found elsewhere) facts about Queenstown, New Zealand that you can use to sound clever and interesting on your next trip down under. We’re sure that everyone knows about AJ Hackett building the World’s first commercial Bungy in...

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Tripit Pro Review: The Must Have Travel Organizer App

Tripit Pro Review: The Must Have Travel Organizer App

Let's get straight into it. What does it do? TripIt organises your travel arrangements in a neat, easy to read, and consistent format.  Tripit is a travel booking and itinerary application from Concur designed to let you “instantly organize” all your travel plans in...

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28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

I've learned a few tricks from travelling and living overseas since I took my first solo travel trip in 1995. I don't really like to call these tips "hacks" as we're not reprogramming a computer or breaking the law here. But they could be considered shortcuts, tips,...

6 Of The Best WordPress Themes For Travel Blogs

6 Of The Best WordPress Themes For Travel Blogs

Although times are changing and pretty everyone is becoming more tech savvy, Travel bloggers still fall into the non-techie category when it comes to websites. Building a website from scratch is not an easy task. Even customizing your website's HTML and style code...

Where to Spend New Year

Where to Spend New Year's Eve 2019

Looking for a great New Year's Eve night out in an exciting world location? I'm not presuming that you have the money/time/resources to just pick any location to ring in 2019, but if you can make it to one of these locations, you'll have a New Year...

Black Friday Deals For Travel Bloggers 2018

Black Friday Deals For Travel Bloggers 2018

It's that time of year. The biggest shopping day of the year. Retailers and service providers love the extra sales and consumers enjoy big discounts. There are lots of deals out there. But you don't have to buy everything. Don't let the scarcity factor blur your...

Top 10 reasons to learn Latin American Spanish

Top 10 reasons to learn Latin American Spanish

Why learn Spanish and why in particular, should you learn the variety of Spanish spoken in Latin America?Native speakers in Latin America outnumber the native speakers in Spain by around 10 to 1 but that's not the only reason. Our advice is to focus on the target...

Bangkok Photo Tours: Get The Best Shots In BKK

Bangkok Photo Tours: Get The Best Shots In BKK

I have to admit, I’m not a great photographer. My camera makes my photos look good. Or rather, the camera helps make it look like I know what I'm doing. I spent a year and a half in Bangkok and took some amazing (in my own words) photos. Purely by accident, I assure...

Spanish Terms of Endearment For Your Latin Lover

Spanish Terms of Endearment For Your Latin Lover

Spanish might not get everyone's vote for most romantic language in the world (French generally wins that accolade) but it's certainly vying for the top spot. Latinos are generally regarded as some of the sexiest people around. How they express themselves through...

The Hipster Guide to Dublin: Avocados, Beards, & Coffee

The Hipster Guide to Dublin: Avocados, Beards, & Coffee

Dublin is my hometown. And I’ve spent enough time away (12-15 years) in the last 20 years to witness drastic differences in the capital city of Ireland. Back in 2007 Dublin was invaded by the Polish. Our hard-working newly paid-up members of the EU came in their...

Why I Travel – Seeing The World Made Me a Better Me

Why I Travel – Seeing The World Made Me a Better Me

It’s a few years ago now but my 25th birthday was a milestone, as it is for most people. It’s the quarter century and I had plans to spend it on top of the world. The morning of my birthday I woke up in a stone refuge not too far from the summit of Jebel Toubkal, in...

The Philippines for Digital Nomads

The Philippines for Digital Nomads

Let’s start with the bad stuff. The traffic is awful. Filipino cities are the epitome of gridlock. Traffic moves slower than a glacier and it’s a common problem in every large city. Too many cars and no infrastructure. The heat is intense and relentless (30 degrees...

Transferwise Borderless Account – Travel Currency & Nomad Banking

Transferwise Borderless Account – Travel Currency & Nomad Banking

Looking for an easy way to receive funds, spend in other currencies, and withdraw cash without big currency transfer fees? Transferwise has a solution. I’ve been using the money transfer service for about 2 years so I figured it was high time I wrote a review. Hint:...

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