Category: Random Articles for Travelers

We discuss everything and anything travel related, from educational articles to newsworthy stories or posts that are just for fun.


I’ve considered writing this post for some time now but been sitting on it, mostly out of fear. I created the original version of this site back in 2014. Back then it was nothing than a travel blog I created due to the rapid growth of the Backpacker Travel page

flying money

Do you ever wonder what journey your cash has been on before it came to you? In the U.S. alone there are bank notes than ever in circulation. As of December 31st, 2015 there are approximately 38.1 billion bank notes in circulation*.

Osprey backpack

As your most-awaited solo trip draws near, your excitement for the actual trip is building up, and you’re just as thrilled to do your pre-travel tasks. This mainly involves listing down things you need for your trip, and of course, shopping for your travel essentials!

esperanto flag

I had known about Esperanto, the world’s most wiy spen artificial language, since I was a teenager. Connected to the noble ideas of internationalism and equality, it attracted me even then.

ski or snowboard

As the temperatures in the Northern hemisphere drop we trade surf for snow, and what better place to be for winter than Europe. Not just for the rich and famous, snow sports open their chilly legs wide for all to enjoy.

Top 50 Travel Instagrammers 2015

Instagram has quickly become the favorite social network for travel rs and very recently for us. We were late to join, focussing heavily on instead, but now see the true value it brings.