Favela tourism: the lowdown

Favela tourism: the lowdown

‘Slum tours’, as they’re often called, have become increasingly popular in recent years, but how do you ensure it’s not a ‘human safari’?

How to Sell Your Photos

How to Sell Your Photos

It takes skill to take the type of photos people pay for, but many amateur snappers are doing just that. Find out where to sell your images.

Getting that Remote Location Vibration

Getting that Remote Location Vibration

Taking a break at a remote location is a great way to detox from an ocean of man-made wireless frequencies and tune-in to earth's natural resonance.

Beating Jet Lag

Beating Jet Lag

Nothing worse than starting your trip shattered, be it wanting to sleep at 7pm or feeling zapped when you wake up. Minimise the problems of jet lag with a few simple tips.

Volunteering is a Great Way to Digital Detox

Volunteering is a Great Way to Digital Detox

Combining some time as a volunteer whilst on a Digital Detox makes sense and results in a much more rewarding experience.

The Economics of the Modern Nomadic Lifestyle

The Economics of the Modern Nomadic Lifestyle

The modern global economy and technology have produced the modern nomad and a way of travelling the world without a permanent place of residence or a traditional job.

Solo travelling: tips for the absolute first-timer

Solo travelling: tips for the absolute first-timer

Thinking about going away for the first time on your own? Some are confident, others excited but slightly nervous, and some daunted. However you’re feeling, some of this might come in useful.

For the Love of Chocolate

For the Love of Chocolate

Chocolate was considered a high commodity in the past. The earliest historical clues to chocolate making go back to Mexico and Guatemala.

Up the Creek with a Pineapple

Up the Creek with a Pineapple

What happens when a sunset kayaking trip to see dolphins meets a tropical cyclone, with a fresh and innovative approach to survival.

The Zika Virus Conspiracy

The Zika Virus Conspiracy

There is no evidence to suggest that the Zika virus is the cause of microcephaly in Brazil or that there is an epidemic as widely reported in the mainstream media. The Zika virus and accompanying propaganda is merely a great cover story.