Arthur-Seat Edinburgh's volcano

5 places to visit in Scotland


 1.   Experience Armageddon How much alcohol is in a bottle of vodka? Go ahead, check your freezer. How much alcohol is in a bottle of Armageddon, the world’s most potent beer? 65%. That’s waaayyy more than bottle of vodka by the way. This...
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5 Signs You Might Need Ski Insurance

You’ve never been skiing before This is definitely the most obvious one. The intention here is not to scare any first time skiers – you may well take to the slopes like a duck to water – but what if you don’t? Even if you sprain your ankle...
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climbing kilimanjaro on a budget

African Camel Safaris – riding the desert caravan

After completing my trip through Africa last month, I can look back and really appreciate what an amazing continent it is. Home to the largest hot desert in the world and gigantic mountain ranges, what better way to traverse the arid wild l...
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taking a felucca on the nile

5 Reasons why Traveling by Boat is Awesome

The one recurring feature of a long backpacking stint (aside from dirty laundry and malnutrition) is public transport. As any traveler can testify when you get the option of taking any other mode of transport rather than another long-distan...
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10 Things I Hate About Traveling on Buses

Long distance buses are part and parcel of any backpacking trip so love ‘em or hate ‘em, you’ll be spending countless hours on these mobile prisons. Poultry, screaming babies, puke, any and all forms of wild stock, cockroaches, sheer drops,...
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