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.

10 Tips and Tricks for Learning Spanish

10 Tips and Tricks for Learning Spanish

You’re doing a course, you’ve got an app and you’re in a language exchange. Now, speed up your language learning with these simple tips.

Travel Insurance: 3 Good Reasons You Should Purchase

Travel Insurance: 3 Good Reasons You Should Purchase

Here are three reasons why you should purchase travel insurance whenever you travel, be it for business or leisure.

Backpacking in your 30s, 40s and beyond

Backpacking in your 30s, 40s and beyond

Remember backpacker bores, bathroom-sharing, the fear of missing out? So how much does the backpacking experience change as you get older?