The Best Travel Blogs and Posts in June…

– Written by Victoria Philpott The blogosphere is filled with travel blogs containing the rants and musings of people from all around the world. Some are set up to entertain friends and family while others evolve into candid authorities on where...

Gap Year Guide Part 4: Pack

It’s been smooth sailing up till now. You’ve completed the first three gap year P’s – planning, plotting and preparing – in style, and you’re ready to take on a fourth and final challenge. Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to...

10 things to do in Bangkok

If you go backpacking around South East Asia you will end up spending time in Bangkok at some point or another. It’s inevitable. For many, it’s the first place they visit in their tour of South East Asia; for others it’s just...

Film festivals from around the world

Traveling is all about experiencing new cultures. For the vast majority this probably involves visiting all the sites, immersing yourself in the local culture and trying to pick up some of the local lingo. Taking in a film festival is unlikely to...

HostelBookers Interview Nomadic Matt

Ever wanted to leave the rat race behind and travel the world? Well travel blogger Nomadic Matt can tell you how. Matt hails from Boston, USA, but now spends his life on the road, and blogs about it on Nomadic...

Backpacking from Bilbao to Bordeaux

Thinking of backpacking across Europe? Then follow our blogger Ryan Bennett, who travelled from the Spanish city of Bilbao to Bordeaux in France. With itineraries, tips on food, sights and getting around, it’s the essential guide for travelling on a budget… The...

9 Best Budget Travel Guides for 09/09/09

The Internet is all a-buzz with excitement: today is the 9th day of the 9th month, 2009. This rare anomaly of the calendar is being hailed as a special date around the world for every reason from the mathematical and apocalyptic to...