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11 Fun & Easy Ways To Meet People While Travelling Solo

11 Fun & Easy Ways To Meet People While Travelling Solo

Want to know how to meet people while travelling alone? Well, it’s easier than you think, and no, you don’t need to be a social butterfly. Right now you may be thinking ‘but isn’t it a bit weird to talk to random strangers?!’ To that we say, welcome to the dark side, friends! The normal…

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: 14 Incredible Things You Never Knew About Hostels

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: 14 Incredible Things You Never Knew About Hostels

Did you know that hostels exist in some of the most heart-meltingly beautiful locations on the planet?! Maybe you aren’t aware that you can wake up in a private beachfront room on a private Island for €8/night? Have you ever tried the free beach yoga in Miami or flamenco lessons in Seville? If the answer…

10 Tips for Building Travel Friendships

10 Tips for Building Travel Friendships

Traveling alone is a sensational experience. You can enjoy all the freedom you want, being totally free to decide what to do and when. There’s no need for compromise, and you’re always in charge of the pace and schedule. However, sometimes even the most experienced solo travelers can feel a sense of melancholy (and perhaps…

How to keep your mind, body and soul in check when you travel

How to keep your mind, body and soul in check when you travel

I travel for a big chunk of the year with my blog and I turn up in foreign places all the time faced with the challenge of how to keep my mind, body and soul balanced in the midst of so much uncertainty and change. It’s a bit of bummer when you’re trying to soak…

How to transform your hostel bathroom into a personal spa

How to transform your hostel bathroom into a personal spa

Backpacking and staying in hostels has so much going for it. You’ll get a comfortable bed at a price that allows you to spend your money on delicious street food and unforgettable experiences. You’ll make friends for life. And you can let your hair down at wild hostel parties. But when you are used to…

How to fix these 7 packing mistakes even smart travellers make

How to fix these 7 packing mistakes even smart travellers make

Fred Perrotta is co-founder of Tortuga Backpacks, the makers of the ultimate travel backpack. Hostels are fun, inexpensive, and social. But you wouldn’t describe them as “spacious.” When you’re sharing space with other travellers, packing list becomes even more important – and even smart travellers make packing mistakes that add bulk to their bag. Don’t…

45 Travel Hacks that Will Make You A Better Backpacker

45 Travel Hacks that Will Make You A Better Backpacker

Yup, you read that right – call us optimistic, call us deluded, call us arrogant, call us whatever you like, but what we have for you here are all the travel hacks you’ll ever need; from ensuring you never miss a flight to finding your own personal omnipresent guide, from making sure your electronics are…

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