Home Experiences

7 adventure travel vehicles we NEED in our lives

Human-powered adventures are great. But sometimes you’ve just gotta give it some throttle. And that means adventure vehicles. Whether you’re taking on trails, the ocean...

Florida’s three most off-the-beaten-path hidden gems

In a state filled with cotton-candy amusement parks, sunburned snowbirds, and road-rage interstates, ditch the crowds—and find a personal, very socially-distanced paradise. Think the 21+...

Expedition leader Kev Sidford | Heuristic traps and a ten-pound note

“A montage of errors”: the biggest mountain fails, according to an expedition professional. When it comes to expedition safety, Kev Sidford isn’t one to cut...

Afghan Ski Challenge

Ski Afghanistan? That’s crazy talk. Or is it? Once upon a time, a Swiss journalist was working in Afghanistan when came across the snowy mountains...

New Orleans: fast facts, travel tips and a pronunciation guide

New Orleans Mardi Gras 2021 is cancelled, but it's never too soon to start planning a trip to New Orleans, where there's something fun...

Caught in the Canary Islands Part 2

In Part One of Monica's tale, she found herself on the remote island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, as lockdown restrictions were...

Which countries are beating coronavirus?

No country on Earth has escaped the effects of coronavirus. But one year on from the virus beginning to take hold globally, its impact...

Cave-dwelling on the Island of Eternal Spring

Once again this solo wandering female is on the road. What a fab time to travel - at a time when most of this planet's...

Six times travellers got SCAMMED

You may be a seasoned traveller - but would you fall for these scams? Let’s be clear: the vast majority of locals you meet while...

From Hong Kong to Taiwan During Covid19

At the beginning of 2020, I flew back to Hong Kong after spending Christmas in the U.K. Little did I know that it would...

Caught in the Canary Islands Part 1

From winter until early 2020, I traveled the Cape Verde Islands, with the goal of eventually reaching Spain. Things didn’t go exactly to plan. I...

10 travellers who inspired us in 2020

OK, let’s deal with the elephant in the room: 2020 was not a classic year for travel. Trips were cancelled. Travel companies folded. Hiking boots...
Quick Quote