Yogyakarta. Smack in the middle of Java. Why go backpacking through Central Java? Temples. Two beautiful temples, one Hindu, one Buddhist. It’s what brought us here.
Bukittinggi: a must visit in Indonesia (that isn’t Bali)
Extra extra! Read all about it! Bukittinggi is an under visited gem that’s overshadowed by its eastern sibling, Bali. Don’t be fooled, the mountains have just as much to offer as the islands.
The Volcano That Erupted Garbage
How to hike a beautiful volcano of garbage, with an amazing view…
Jakarta, Indonesia: City of Hidden Surprises
Jakarta may seem like a city of all bustle and no play. But if give it a chance, you’ll find that even this city of 10 million has its charm.
Har Paw Villa: The Must-See Theme Park to Avoid at All Costs
These pictures are probably worth more than a thousand words. Today’s trip to Har Paw Villa in Singapore made no sense. This bizarre post-apocalyptic abandoned theme park had a very strange flavour about it.
Packing Light: Travel Items That Will Save You Space
With space as valuable as money, every bit saved and squeezed helps. Here are a few really cool things we use to save space in our backpacks and travel light.
Canadian Foods You Must Try
What do you think of when you think of Italian food? Pizza, pastas, wine. Mexican? Tacos, enchiladas, guacamole. What about Canadian food? Maple syrup. We have more than that are we are about to set the record straight.
11 Essential Bike Gear Items for Any Cycling Tour
Now having cycled across two countries, Matti has become quite an avid cycling tourist. Having passed down his wisdom to me and my first tour (his second), here is our list of must-have bike equipment that will be worth the extra weight.
8 Cheap Alternatives to Hotels
Especially if you’re a long term traveller, accommodation can quickly chew through your budget. Here are some tips on how to sleep for cheap.
5 Travel Expenses that Often Go Overlooked
If you’re going for budget travel like us, every dollar counts. When planning your trip, of course the big things like plane tickets and accommodation cross your mind as major travel expenses. But don’t under estimate these must-haves that often go forgotten because the little things surely add up.