backpacking

Trip Budget: Southern Africa

While not the cheapest region of Africa, the south had some pleasant surprises in store for our budget. The biggest ...

Independent Travel Tips: South Africa

You don't need expensive safaris or guided tours to have an incredible time in South Africa. It's the perfect country ...

All By Myself: The Pros and Cons of Solo Travel- Guest Post for BackpackSouthAmerica

There are many upsides to travelling by yourself: you get to meet new people, you get to make all the decisions, and of ...

Independent Travel Tips: China

China is one of the tougher countries for independent travel, but with a bit of effort (and some travel tips!), it's ...

Trip Budget: China and Hong Kong

We'd assumed China would be one of the cheaper countries of our trip, so we were in for a rude awakening when we saw ...

The Avatar Mountains of Zhangjiejia, China: Photos and Travel Tips

As soon as I stepped through the entrance to Zhangjiejia, I could see why the landscape is constantly compared to ...