5 Fantastic Places in Korea no one Visits

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Every country has spots that feel like best kept secrets.  Perhaps it's fallen out of sight due to larger and more popular tourist sites, its countrymen have overlooked it or it's just never called attention to itself. Today's guest post comes from Julio Moreno, a travel blogger and Korea … Continue reading

Tips for travel bloggers attending TBEX

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Watch my video : Attending my first TBEX conference in Athens, Greece! | Vlog #2 (Cant see it, click here) . Want to know why I fled to Europe at the last-minute or a month? Recently, I attended the travel blogging conference, TBEX Europe (aka Travel Bloggers Exchange) in Athens … Continue reading

Are you afraid to travel alone?

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Fear can be a bitch. Yeah I said it. I said the "B" word, because I mean it. Although I've been a solo traveler for over six years now, you might be surprised to know I still have moments where I'm afraid to take the plunge and buy a single ticket. Yeah, you heard me correct. As macho and … Continue reading

Survival Tips for Vegetarian Travelers

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Up until recently, I've not been very good at bringing the topic of food in my blog. I'm actually not a big foodie. (Audience gasp) Sorry, the truth is out. Blame it on the vegetarian part of me. Unless I'm in a cosmopolitan city, finding vegetarian options on the road are often a challenge. … Continue reading

Solo travel will boost your social life

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Reasons why solo travel will give you a better social life. (Watch this video!) I wouldn't call myself "outgoing" or "the life of a party". As personable as I might have seemed to others growing up, there was always an intrinsically quiet and shy person inside, who longed to be a social … Continue reading

VIDEO: How to Deal with Travel Scams

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VIDEO: How to Deal with Travel Scams . Are you prone to travel scams? How do you  avoid scam artists? How can you deal with travel scams if you ever get into them? These are thoughts, which continually makes us question our safety as travelers and solo travelers. In some cases, questions … Continue reading

Budget Travel Tips for Japan

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Surviving Japan. Is it possible to make it out of Japan with your wallet? As I mentioned in my Tokyo on a Budget post, it seems that travel costs are more related to individual travel style , how much you want to spend and where you want to splurge. … Continue reading

Getting Around Tokyo on $30/day!

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Getting Around Tokyo on the cheap and easy | Buy the Budget Tokyo Guide hereI've long been waiting to visit Japan. But I kept holding myself back. Why? Everyone I've spoken to came back to report one thing,  "Japan is expensive."  How expensive?  One  brave friend recommended a budget … Continue reading

The Ultimate Guide to Laos Transportation

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When I took the  overnight train into Laos, that was the start of my adventure with Laos transportation.  Getting around in Laos isn't hard but it can be an interesting adventure. Check your expectations at the door and go along with the fun. Laotian transportation can be easy, if you're … Continue reading

5 Travel Must-Haves for India

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Reflecting on my recent 3 month trip to India, you might want to know what items were my travel gems and saviors. There certainly were things I thanked the heavens for either, having brought on my trip or having found in Indian stores, as they either made life easier or gave me much peace of … Continue reading