Travel Tips

From budgets to philosophy, everything an aspiring nomad needs to know on the road.

Scrooge Piggy Bank

5 Motivators to Save for the Next Epic Trip

So, you've decided that you want to take an epic trip. Whether it's a year long sabbatical, a week-long splurge at the beach, or climbing Mt Kilimanjaro, you're going to need the cash. And saving isn't easy. Here's some serious motivation to get you saving.
Six Quick Steps for Nailing the Cheapest Flight

Six Quick Steps to Nailing the Cheapest Flight

If you have time to spare, there are some excellent, and extremely detailed, flight hacking books and articles out there. The problem is, you probably don't have hours to scour every possible points option and compare dozens of searches over a few days. With that in mind, we wrote this step-by-step guide to help you land the cheapest airfare - fast.
Fire Dancers on 5th Ave, Playa del Carmen

9 Reasons to Postpone Your Holiday Vacation

Are you one of the crazy holiday travelers who braves the lines, ignores the inflated prices, disregards the hordes of people, and makes it a policy to spread good cheer no matter where you happen to be? Well, go home and leave us in peace! Your infectious good spirit and desire to forego the traditional Holiday back home in favor of travel over the Christmas break is ruining my vacation! All kidding aside, if you haven't already booked your trip for next year yet, here are nine good reasons why you might want to rethink how great travel over Christmas break can be..
Cabot Trail in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

12 Travel Tips For Making the Most of your Smartphone on the Road

We're thrilled to have David Elias give us a cheeky and insightful look into traveling with a smartphone. David gives us a few observations to help make the most out of traveling with a compact marvel of modern technology, from the dangers of mirrored screen covers and airport scanners, to managing the constant presence of technology in our travels.
Beautiful Ko Phi Phi Thailand 8 things travel has taught me

8 Things Travel Has Taught Me

After traveling extensively for the past ten years, I've learned a few things about myself and the world that I owe to a life on the road. This includes everything from the importance in choosing good footwear to how poorer countries tend to cherish their children more. In no particular order, here they are...