Hiking Fashion 101

Hiking Fashion 101
For everyone who isn’t that much (or at all) into hiking, they probably see us as a weird bunch of nature lovers roaming around aimlessly. Naturally, that image goes together with us carrying oversized backpacks, wearing shoes that hurt and tracksuits that stink because we’ve had no place to stop at and take a shower. While we won’t deny there have been situations like these (not too many, thank God!), hiking is so much more than that! Depending on your hiking goals, every hike tour turns into an experience for itself – from epic journeys through magnificent mountains and forests to light, fun jaunts around your neighborhood, local parks or the suburbs (or anywhere else, for that matter). The idea behind a good hike is multi-fold; some use it to get a mental clarity and perspective, others to get in shape, the third to build up strength and endurance in their lungs and legs, the fourth… oh, God knows! We are all in it for different reasons but the beauty of it is that we stand united in the (same) method we’ve chosen – hiking.…continue reading →

Valuable Lessons Travelling Has Taught Me

Valuable Lessons Travelling Has Taught Me
Although I’m most certainly still the impulsive traveller who started out on his global travels determined to do everything I possibly can spontaneously, the more you travel the more you tend to pick up some nifty little tricks and skills, many of which can’t be learned anywhere else but on the road. Some of the lessons I’ve learned as somewhat of a last-minute-planning, spontaneous globe trotter even have me benefitting in more than one way, the most valuable of which benefits are naturally of a monetary nature.…continue reading →

Balancing the Odds Out

Balancing the Odds Out
Trust me to lure you into a blog post about beer with a title that’s geared more towards the casino and gambling world and perhaps even a title which could be about any valuable life experience really. There is indeed a valuable life lesson to learn however, even if it’s delivered as an unlikely parable with the use of beer and casinos as the subjects with which to drive the point home.…continue reading →

The Basic Guide to Planning Your Adventurous African Safari

The Basic Guide to Planning Your Adventurous African Safari
Africa is a truly remarkable destination. However, if you’re planning for your first African safari soon, it could be daunting and you may find it difficult to know where to begin. From a first-timer’s perspective, it could be overwhelming to plan the trip alone. Thus, this basic guide is what you need to organize your trip to Africa!…continue reading →

Learn How To Match Your Beers To The Right Glass

Learn How To Match Your Beers To The Right Glass
Beer is obviously one of the most popular beverages in the world, and yet very few people understand how the shape of the glass can affect the taste of the drink. In particular, most don’t grasp the value of a stemmed glass, but choosing the right one can really improve the drinking experience.…continue reading →

Interesting Airport Customs Experiences

Interesting Airport Customs Experiences
Us travellers often blog about what we think fellow travellers and budding travellers want to hear about, particularly with regards to some specific elements of travelling like how to organise certain aspects, where to go and perhaps even how to save as much money as possible while doing so. We…Read more...

Enjoying an Entire Day on Holiday for Free

Enjoying an Entire Day on Holiday for Free
Most people save up for an entire year just so that they can really let loose and enjoy their annual vacation without having to worry in the slightest bit about money, but for those of us who travel more frequently, what has become a lifestyle has taught us a thing or two about stretching each last penny. I swear, things can actually get really crazy and if you play your cards right you can enjoy an entire day on holiday for free!…continue reading →

Money Matters for Frequent Travellers

Money Matters for Frequent Travellers
Dare I say, sometimes being disorganised as a traveller works out to your advantage as I came to realise when I started thinking a little more deeply about how to handle my money matters while travelling. I may be a frequent traveller, but by no means has that turned me…Read more...