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Unique Travel Gifts For Every Budget

Unique Travel Gifts For Every Budget

Here are some unique travel gift ideas for your travel-loving friends and family for the holidays. After browsing the travel gift basics (power banks, packing cubes, etc etc), check out more unique travel gifts like yoga mat sandals or waterproof playing cards. You...
Gift Guide for Backpackers

Gift Guide for Backpackers

Getting ready for the holidays? Here’s a gift guide for the backpackers in your life! Whether you’re gift shopping for long-term backpackers or weekend warrior backpackers, this gift guide for backpackers will help you find the perfect, practical, travel...
Sustainable Travel Packing List

Sustainable Travel Packing List

There’s no doubt that travel, especially inter-continental travel, has a large carbon footprint. The great thing about long-term backpacking however, is that you don’t need to feel ashamed for your lifestyle’s climate impact while on the ground....
How I Saved Money for Long-Term Travel

How I Saved Money for Long-Term Travel

One of the questions I get asked the most, both from other backpackers as well as friends from home is, “How are you funding your travels?” The answer is: my own savings.I worked and saved for 2 years and 4 months in Houston, Texas straight after graduating from...
Long-Term Travel Gear You Shouldn’t Go Without

Long-Term Travel Gear You Shouldn’t Go Without

It’s been a year abroad now, and I have no idea how it went by so quickly. There’s so much about me that’s changed in 12 months on the road. “Change is the only constant” so they say, and it applies to a lot of my mindsets and beliefs, but also my...