New York City is the city that never sleeps, and yet holds a few secrets that make it one of the most intriguing places in the world. Fortunately, taking a trip back to the city’s history is easy to do via places that still exist today and that are reachable through means such as Go
Travelling between the islands of Indonesia is pretty easy with most of the most visited being close enough to comfortably take the ferry. However there are many options and booking them can be confusing and often the most irritating part of the journey is organising transport once on the island as public transport in Indonesia
After being on a packed bus for 15 hours, sleeping for 2 and heading up to the impressive Mt. Bromo on Java we could have been forgiven for taking a break! But no, not us! It was onwards and literally upwards to climb our second active volcano in as many days and with probably as
Traveling is an enjoyable experience if you know how to make the most of it. Simply booking a flight to a popular travel destination, seeing the sights and taking pictures isn’t enough. You can have a wonderful time and experience a more fulfilling travel each time you go on a trip. Here are some simple
Choosing the right area to stay in Bali has a great influence on the type of experience you have on this amazing Indonesian Island. Many want to avoid the party atmosphere down on the beach but at the same time don’t want to be too isolated from the action or indeed the ease of being
We had never heard of Mt. Bromo before heading off to Asia and unlike many big experiences it wasn’t etched onto our Asia bucket list for years! We had been staying in a homestay in the hills of SaPa in rural Northern Vietnam, huddled around a fire and drinking rice wine to stay warm when
When we heading over to Yogyakarta (pronounced Jogjakarta and often spelt like this too) from Jakarta we had really no idea what there was to do here. In fact we always just saw it as a kind of pit stop for heading off over to Mt Bromo rather than a destination in its own right. But
There’s something about traveling in a mobile home that is incomparable to anything else. It provides all of the freedoms of traveling without sacrificing everything that we love about having a roof over our heads. If you have never had the opportunity to go adventuring in an RV before, but are considering doing so, here
The largest Buddhist temple in the world, a huge monument to this religion standing mysteriously atop a hill on the outskirts of Yogyakarta. Ever since I saw images of the characteristic and unique perforated stupas around the top of this enormous temple I knew it was somewhere I just had to visit. One of the
Davao is a perfect South Asian getaway when you are on a shoestring budget. Representative of the progressive governance by Rodrigo Duterte, Davao is also among the top recommended locations in the Philippines. The city is cleaner than Manila and more importantly, it has boats of the second lowest crime rate when it comes to
When most people think of Australia there are two very distinctive images that come to mind, the beach and the outback!! One is our typical image of those that live along the coast, the laid back surfer lifestyle and easy going ways. The other is of a barren orange landscape where not many people live
New York City is a popular tourist spot, and for good reason. There is an abundance of history, world-famous landmarks and places, and wild nightlife. Because of the breathtaking sights that New York has to offer, you will want to bring a great camera along and search for the best locations for that once-in-a-lifetime snapshot.
After being in Manila directly before coming to Jakarta, a city we had mixed feelings about, somewhere overcrowded with traffic, poverty, inequality, grime and crime, we expected much the same in Jakarta. Though there were shades of similarities, being huge sprawling cities with unregulated development, traffic jams and chaos, we found Jakarta to be surprisingly
Most people have gathered by now that the Philippines is paradise, though there does seem to be some out there that still need a little convincing of this. Sure it’s not Thailand or The Seychelles, but that’s a good thing! Here on the small and unassuming island of Coron off the northern end of the
From the likes of Las Vegas to Monte Carlo, it’s never been easier to combine your love of poker with your passion for travel. If you have only ever paid poker online before, this might well provide you with the travel inspiration that you need to book a flight to a new and exciting place!