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Accommodation in Dahab

Life in a Little Room in a Big World

Welcome to the traveller's trade off. It would be easy to feel like a failiure in an uninspiring room like this but walk through the door and we are transported into the magical World.Read More
Climbing Mt Sinai

The Man Who Went up a Mountain… and vowed Never to go Near One Again

Which idiot it was decided that shlepping up a steep vertical incline for half a day would be a good idea is confined to history and will form the basis of arguments for years to come. Read More
Cheap Ways to Travel Around America

Travelling Across America on the Cheap

Driveaways and rideshares have replaced hitchhiking as the cheap way to get around the United States.Read More
Guest Posting

33 More Travel Blogs Looking for Guest Posts

This is the third article in an unplanned series on guest posting to other travel websites and blogs.Read More
Travel temper tantrums

Get in Touch With Your Inner Jerk: Keeping and Losing Your Cool on Your Travels

Fed up with being pushed around and discriminated against for being foreign, mild mannered Clark Kent has taken off his glasses and the inner jerk is taking charge. Read More
Cheap Ways to Volunteer with Animals

12 Cheap Ways to Volunteer with Animals

Whether cuddly or creepy crawly everyone has a favourite animal. From bats in Australia to Wolves in America, here are 11 opportunities to work with animals and one chance to work for them (cats).Read More
12 Travel Blogs Looking for Guest Posts

12 Travel Blogs Looking for Guest Posts

Exchanging links is one way to become popular and help with our search engine rankings but to really get the Google juice flowing nothing beats inserting an article into another traveller’s website.Read More

99 Reasons to be Afraid of Travelling

From vaccinophobia (the fear of vaccinations), via alektorophobia (fear of chickens) to the fear of returning home (nostophobia), we list 99 phobias you are more likely to confront while backpacking.Read More
Steal a dining set for travel

Put Together a Free Travel Dining Set

Leave behind Grandma's best butter knife and the spoon commemorating Charles and Diana's wedding. A free and lightweight set of tableware can easily and quickly be acquired from various sources for al fresco or hostel room dining.Read More
Insults that can land you in prison

4 Insults That Can Land You in Prison

A Bulgarian would be scandalised to be compared to a salad, while calling someone’s mother a ‘big turtle’ is a big no no in China. But sometimes it's not the slight itself but who, or what, you insult that can land you in troubleRead More