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How to Choose the Right Backpack for Long-Term Travel

Travel on Your Mind?

Travel is a great thing, it allows us to see and experience different places and cultures, including destinations we would never have managed to see if we hadn’t stepped outside our comfort zone and made good use of our passport….


Looking for Unusual Accommodation?

If you’re bored of the usual bed & breakfast or hotel combination when you head off on your vacation, perhaps you’re starting to look for something a little different, even a little unusual perhaps. Whilst there’s no denying that there…


Rome on The Road

Certain cities are iconic, be it for history, fashion, food, landscapes, culture, or something else entirely; whenever you picture that place in your mind, you immediately receive images into your brain, and you begin to dream of visiting. Paris, London,…

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Rio de Janeiro City Guide  

This is a city with energy and beauty as well as great poverty and crime.  It is a city with a vibrant soul and a rough exterior.  Rio de Janeiro, often just called Rio, beats to the rhythm of samba…

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Southeast Asia’s Best Dishes  

Southeast Asian cuisine is vast and varied – it has developed over centuries, with influence pouring in from India to the west and China to the east, peppered with European, Middle Eastern, and island influences. However, many visitors stick to…

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Exploring Sri Lankan Cuisine  

Sri Lanka is an often overlooked country.  It sits in the shadow of India and yet it is uniquely different than its vast neighbor.  Long sought out by traders and explorer due to its rich spice trade, Sri Lanka has…

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Travelling India by Rail  

In my opinion, there is no better way to see a country than by train.  Rather than flying over huge sections of a country, train travel lets you see every inch glide by as you relax, enjoying the journey.  And…

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Tioman Island, Malaysia

Once voted the most beautiful island in the world by Time Magazine, Tioman Island since its 80s heyday has faded a bit from the global eye. However, this vast and varied Malaysian marine park remains a weekend hotspot for Singaporeans,…

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Exploring Outback Australia

The Australian Outback is the stuff of legend.  While similar to the American Southwest, with long dusty roads, cowboys, and remote homesteads, the Australian Outback can still seem just as wild as it was 100 years ago.  Around 85% of…