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Surviving the Summer Festival Season

Surviving the summer festival season takes a bit more than a ton of money and a hollow leg

Is Voluntourism Terrible?

Trending: well-meaning tourists squeeze in a little altruism between a morning hike and an ‘authentic’ buffet back at the hotel around dinner time.  What could...

Monica Axelsson | Voluntourism in St Thomas

After spending the winter recovering from a motorcycle crash on her Sweden-to-Sicily road trip, Monica Axelsson headed to the Caribbean.

Crisis Response Insurance

Headed somewhere that's remote, unstable, a conflict zone, or all three? You need insurance that covers more than a sunburn.

Adventurer Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphrey’s latest book My Midsummer Morning: Rediscovering How to Live Adventurously will be released on May 30th.

Travel writer Megan Starr

Whilst Megan eagerly shares experiences from a place, she isn‘t afraid of telling travellers what didn‘t work for her.

Sophie Hollingsworth | Modern Day Explorer

Interview by Christine Dennison

Everest | the world’s highest garbage dump

They came, they saw, they… littered?

Carnival | Barranquilla, Colombia

This year’s Carnival celebration kicks off the 1st of March, and doesn't quit until Fat Tuesday, the 5th.

Exploring Abandoned Singapore

Southeast Asia’s wealthiest country is glamorous on the surface, but there’s another side of the country that often gets forgotten: abandoned Singapore. With all the...

A veteran tour guide’s safety tips for Egypt

Is Egypt safe? A tour guide's tips

10 reasons why you don’t need travel medical insurance

Travel medical insurance is overrated, a hassle and a waste of money. Right? 10. I've got 9 perfectly good other fingers. Small injuries can get nasty...