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Monica Axelsson | The pleasures and perils of voluntourism

Where to go next, I don't know, but I will certainly not be here in winter.

Around the world in (not-quite) 80 ways with Torbjørn C. Pedersen

So far, he’s ticked off 189 nations (with only 14 to go) through a combination of boats, buses, cars and trains.

Five reasons to celebrate #flightshame?

#flightshame the movement to reduce global carbon emissions by cutting back on personal air travel

The surprise perks of being a solo female traveller

All but the most intrepid should turn back now.

Nomad List | your new digs, at a glance

cunching over 1 million data points a second, Nomad List ranks 2500+ destinations around the world.

Postcard Nicaragua

battleface talks to Michelle Bartolo, a business director, yoga professional, founder of the anti-litter NGO ‘That’s Rubbish,’ Surf Rider Foundation activist and Red Cross...

How a little language goes a long way

The humble tourism phrasebook seems a little passé these days, don’t you think?

Off the beaten track traveller Joan Torres

Spaniard Joan Torres is the man behind Against the Compass, a travel blog that challenges travellers to explore more adventurously by providing practical information...

The business of kidnap and ransom insurance

An increasing number of big high-flying companies have Kidnap & Ransom coverage for their staff nowadays.

3 tourist scams and how to avoid them

Don't get taken for a ride

7 Ways to stay safe in airports

There’s no such thing as a completely safe way to travel. We just have to go with acceptable risks.

Kate Leeming | Breaking the Cycle

Overall, the biggest danger, as with cycling on any road in the world, is being hit by a vehicle.