Book a Ticket and Just Leave

Book a ticket and just leave. Seems simple right? I mean after all, we have all thought about it at some point, just getting on a plane, bus or train and leaving everything behind and starting anew. Unfortunately, it’s not … Continue reading

Hygiene 101 – How Not to Reek

What is with people that have horrible hygiene? Seriously, it’s like 1 in 5 people staying in hostels have horrible BO. I can understand if you’ve been camping for two weeks straight, I would be worried if you didn’t stink … Continue reading

Avoid Getting Sick when Staying in a Hostel

Getting sick is never fun, especially when you are abroad. Every time I stayed at ChiliBlue in Sydney, I seemed to get sick, in fact, I was almost constantly sick when I was there. It sucked. I have a pretty … Continue reading

Prepaid Credit Cards – Receiving Money Abroad

Prepaid credit cards are a godsend. Money is one of those unfortunate evils in today’s world; no matter where you are in the world, you will need money as it is near impossible to travel without anything but the clothes … Continue reading

Fighting Hostel Boredom, Keep Yourself Entertained

Boredom is your number one enemy as a backpacker, or at least a close second after thieves. Chances are at some point, you will be stuck in your hostel for an extended period of time, whether it be due to … Continue reading