Archive | August, 2012

YHA Hostels VS Chains & Independents

YHA (Youth Hostel Association) hostels are distinctly different to those not in the association. This has always been my experience having stayed in all kinds of hostels many times all over the world. The main reason for this is that the association has a strict list of rules and guidelines of what a hostel must […]

First Impressions Of Nice

I’ve seen so much of Europe these last few years, to the point where it’s really become my speciality as a travel blogger. I have the advantage in that I am European. I can spend as long as I want here, and have a home base within an easy to hop about location. One area of Europe I […]

Photo of the Week – Orvieto

5 Tips To Get The Cheapest Car Hire Price

I’m going to keep this blog post short and sweet seeing as there is not a lot to getting the cheapest car hire price, except actually executing the steps below. If you don’t do these 5 things you will more than likely pay more than you need to, and on a backpacker budget we need […]