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...

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....