9 of the Best Places to go for New Year’s Eve

Not long to go now until New Year’s Eve, but where oh where to spend it? We’ve found the best street parties, biggest firework displays and top club nights to bring you nine of the best cheap and cheerful New Year’s Eves...

8 Things You Never Knew About Brazil

By Isabel Clift September 7th is Brazilian Independence Day, and we’re in the mood to celebrate. This country is famous for its carnival, caipirinhas and sunshine, but we bet you didn’t know… A Brazilian invented flight Whaaaat? Yeah,...

Best Carnivals in Brazil

Brazil’s most highly anticipated holiday is just around the corner – it’s Carnival time! Most people are familiar with the famous Rio Carnival, but actually there are parties and carnivals all around the country. Top tip for those who are travelling from...

Backpacking in Brazil Part 1

Today’s guest post is from Ashley Day, a travel writer and editor in New York City. She covers American road travel for Rand McNally, New York City food for The Daily Meal, and volunteer travel for Go Overseas. You can...

Uncontacted Tribes: The Evidence

It is hard to imagine a corner of the world that man has not trampled all over. Advancements in technology mean we are now able to survive, in relevant comfort, both on and off the planet in many extreme environments. But Peru’s...