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Airports Sleeping Pods

Sleeping on the plane is never an option for me, even when I’ve bagged an upgrade and can actually lie prone in the business...

9 tips for women travelling solo

Planning on exploring the world as a solo female traveler? Here are a few words of advice that you should take note of before...

How to avoid a kidnapping

It’s a changing world, people. Shrewd business people abound, on both sides of the law, all over the world. Welcome to the era of...

So you’re going to report on the front line. What’s a girl to bring?

Female journalists in conflict zones should pack the same gear as male journalists, plus a few extras:

Mark Greenman on Solo female traveller safety

Mark Greenman is part mad-scientist and part caped crusader. His company, Gearward, is a Los-Angeles based outfit that makes really cool tools for urban...

Interpreters working in conflict zones

Considered a necessary evil, ancient Egyptian interpreters were crammed into ships alongside miners and lesser sailors. These early linguists wore garments made of sackcloth...

Chinese Military Shovel | The ultimate travel tool

Think of it as the Swiss Army knife of shovels

Taking Surfing Beyond the Wave

Who is Sam Bleakley? I am a travel writer, author, former European longboard surfing champion and lecturer in Cultural Tourism at Falmouth University in the...