Flashpacking

The first question on many travelers’ lips may well be: What is flashpacking? Who are these mysterious flashpackers? Flashpacking is really just a (new-ish) term used to describe a fairly old way of traveling. Many flashpackers are actually just the growing number...

Flashpacking Hostels

With arty decor and fancy facilities that would put a hotel to shame, there are some seriously upmarket hostels out there. Catering to ‘flashpackers’ (see our separate Flashpacking article) or budget travelers with a bit more money to burn, these...

The Coolest Hi-Tech Accommodation

I like to travel with my iPhone, Canon DSLR, Apple Mac laptop, Kindle, point and shoot digital camera and of course, all the chargers to go with them. If you’re like me I know you’ll want your accommodation to suit your travel...

20 Travel Apps You Should Never Be Without

There’s an app for everything these days, and I mean everything, like unzipping and zipping up a simulated fly, or cracking a virtual screen. Thankfully travel apps are a little more useful. In fact, they are easily some of the most useful around....