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

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

How to Get a Free Flight Home – Deportation

Deportation is almost never good, you’re forced out of a country that you may not want to leave. Chances are if you are an expatriate you will overstay your visa at some point or another and face deportation. But deportation … Continue reading

Renewing Your American Passport Abroad Painlessly

Renewing your passport abroad is much easier and faster than doing it state side. Back home, it can take up to 30 days to process and receive your new passport while doing it abroad, you can have your new passport … Continue reading