Letters From Japan: To Borneo from Tokyo

*** LETTER FROM CASSANDRA MUENKS *** 1 February 2019 Dear Adam, Hello from the future! Quite literally (I am time zones ahead of you) and figuratively; in all my travels, I have never discovered such a technologically advanced atmosphere as I have in Japan. Although I have had several intense cultural immersions, I don’t think […]

How to Stay Safe when Traveling Alone

If you are a wanderer and would like to make the most out of your trips, you should not let accidents and mishaps compromise your experience. You need to stay safe, no matter which corner of the Earth you are visiting, so you can make sure that there is a way out of tricky situations. […]

Why Travel Photography is Important

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** We’re all going to get older and the moments we have experienced are going to get further away, that’s one reason that when you’re traveling one of your best friends should be your camera. You might not feel confident with your photography skills, something we will come on to below, but […]

Here’s What You Need to Know When Planning a Surprise Trip for Someone

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** Planning a surprise trip for someone can be difficult. You not only have to keep the whole thing a secret, but you also have to worry about where you are going to go and even how you are going to pay for it as well. Luckily, this guide should help you […]

Places Outside New York to Explore on the East Coast

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** The East Coast of America is such an interesting and varied part of the country, so if you’ve never paid much attention to what’s there aside from New York City, you should give a few of those places a visit. New York is great, but there’s so much beyond the Big […]

How to Stop Your Trip From Getting Ruined by Avoiding These Disasters

**  CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** When you are planning your next trip, you are going to want to make sure that you don’t run into any disasters. Sometimes, there is nothing you can do to avoid certain things happening, but there are some things that you can prepare for. So, let’s take a look at some […]

The Irony of Politics and Borders

I had long awaited my flight to Croatia. It had only been four months since leaving, and I’d hardly spent any of that time at home, but, still, it was my big return to Europe. While trying to figure out where to escape to next, my mind had been on two places; South America and […]

How to Get Banned From Europe (What You Shouldn’t Do)

Imagine being hit with a travel ban in Europe that keeps you out of all places allowed to go on a Schengen Countries Visa after an overstay visa of only a matter of days. It was that moment that my world was flipped upside down in an instant. My plan was to fly to Belgrade […]