Letters From Vietnam: To My Grandad From Abroad

Letters From Vietnam: To My Grandad From Abroad

24th October 2018 Dear Grandad, I’ve just arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam last night. I came with a friend whom I made in Bangkok, Rodri (short for Rodrigo), from Buenos Aires. When we arrived, it was late. The city was dark and trashy and a bit intimidating. Starved, we bounced around the city with our backpacks […]

Must-Read Airline Hacks For Your Next Long-Haul Flight

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** Traveling – the clue is in the title. To get from A to B, you have to hire a car, jump on a bus or hop on a train. Or, more commonly, you’ve got to board a flight. Flights are the easiest thing in the world most of the time, but […]


Letters From Vietnam: To my Hometown from Abroad

04 December 2018 Dear Anton, It has been such a long time since we’ve seen each other and I apologize for that. I am now living in southern Thailand with a friend whom I’ve been in contact with for years but only recently met when we decided the brainstorming stage was worn thin and we […]


Letters from Vietnam: To France from Abroad

23rd November 2018 Tiph, Sorry, this letter is so delayed. I ended up on the island of Cat Ba and the post is particularly difficult to access there. So I’ve had to wait a few weeks until I was back on the mainland. I’m writing this as I’m in the crazy capital of Vietnam, Hanoi. […]

7 Tips For Planning The Best Road Trip Ever

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** Vacation planning time is here and it means that you need to think about booking yours. Being in the throes of winter can encourage you to be miserable: dull sky = dull mood. However, once you get yourself online and start looking for vacations, pricing them up and researching locations, your […]

Finding An Online Travel Agency

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** Are you about to plan your next vacation? If so, one of the most important things you need to do is make sure you select a top online travel agency. This is the first step to ensuring a successful holiday. If you take a look on the Internet you will see […]

Realizing You’ve Traveled the World With the Ultimate Privilege

Most people don’t understand what it’s like to have a restriction on travel. For most living in a western society where traveling is affordable and obtainable, our passport allows us access to a lot of places on Earth. I was one of those people for many years. I grew up with a passport from the […]

How To Feel Safe When Traveling Solo

** CONTRIBUTED CONTENT ** Image Credit Solo travel has grown massively in popularity amongst the traveling community in recent years, and it’s easy to see why – there’s little else in life that will make you feel as confident, free and liberated as traveling to a new country, or indeed exploring a whole new continent […]