Backpacking through a country is a great way to get to know it on a genuine level. You can move from region to region, exploring each one in detail before moving to the next, unencumbered by tons of luggage. Because you won’t stay in bland,...

For a country that’s twenty times smaller than Australia, Japan has contributed a significant amount to popular culture. Matcha and sushi are common menu items, and Hello Kitty and the waving ‘Fortune Cat’ (Maneki-Neko) are instantly recognisable. This might lead you to believe that you’ve...

Nobody wants to fly halfway around the world to a magnificent city filled with wonderful people who enjoy different exciting pastimes and enjoy foods you’ve never tried, only to do the same things you do at home. If you’d like a holiday that shies away from...

If you want to experience the beauty of nature when visiting the Philippines, then you best make a stop in Palawan. This island province and nature sanctuary’s name roughly translates as “The Land of Beautiful Safe Harbor”, and it attracts thousands of visitors to its...

No holiday is complete without spending time at the beach. Of course, not all beaches are equally amazing, which obviously means that you’ll want to visit the ones that offer breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, great waves for surfing or swimming and pristine white sand. Not...

There’s nothing quite as exciting as travelling to an exotic location – but having the wrong things with you can make even the most well-planned trip feel like an exhausting experience. Having a backpack filled with the essentials will ensure you’re prepared for most of...