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Along with the Pyramids of Giza, Islamic Cairo is our favourite part of the Egyptian capital. Characterized by a maze of wonderful narrow streets and alleys whe...
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Our DIY Islamic Cairo Walking Tour Map of Things to See

Along with the Pyramids of Giza, Islamic Cairo is our favourite part of the Egyptian capital. Characterized by a maze of wonderful narrow streets and alleys where hundreds of mosques, tombs, markets, madrasas, mansions, and fortifications dating back to the Islamic era can be explored. An Islamic Cairo walking tour map is definitely needed so not…

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In the fourth of our interviews with digital nomads who have experienced living in different countries around the world, we talk to Jarryd and Alesha from trave...
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Living in Chiang Mai as a Digital Nomad: What's it Like?

In the fourth of our interviews with digital nomads who have experienced living in different countries around the world, we talk to Jarryd and Alesha from travel blog NOMADasaurus. Full-time travellers and digital nomads, Jarryd and Alesha have been travelling for many years and have developed their blog to be one of the most popular…

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We’d read many travel blogs and trip advisor forums where travellers have had major issues purchasing tickets to ride the daytime train from Cairo to Luxor. M...
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Can Tourists Ride the Day Train From Cairo to Luxor?

We’d read many travel blogs and trip advisor forums where travellers have had major issues purchasing tickets to ride the daytime train from Cairo to Luxor. Most travellers who plan to make the train journey between Egypt’s main two cities quickly discover that at Cairo’s two train stations, Ramses and Giza, ticket sellers will not…

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Lisbon is the capital of Portugal, and the second oldest city in Europe, after Athens in Italy. Considered to be an incredibly picturesque and captivating city,...
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Getting Around Lisbon - 8 Lisbon Transport Options

Lisbon is the capital of Portugal, and the second oldest city in Europe, after Athens in Italy. Considered to be an incredibly picturesque and captivating city, Lisbon has more UNESCO World Heritage sites and museum treasures than most other European nations. This friendly city also makes for an ideal base to visit and explore some…

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Downtown Cairo is an area of the city with the biggest selection of budget accommodation and cheap eating options. Although not as glamorous as Zamalek Island i...
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12 Things to do in Downtown Cairo, Egypt

Downtown Cairo is an area of the city with the biggest selection of budget accommodation and cheap eating options. Although not as glamorous as Zamalek Island in the middle of the Nile River, Downtown area is still popular with Egyptians and international tourists. If you’re in town for a few days, at some point, even…

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When we first started to plan for our 6-month backpacking trip, we knew we wanted to travel Europe by train.  Every travel site and travel blogger insisted tha...
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Eurail Guide: 10 Things You Should Know Before Riding the Eurail

When we first started to plan for our 6-month backpacking trip, we knew we wanted to travel Europe by train.  Every travel site and travel blogger insisted that traveling Europe by Eurail was a must!  In our post, 4 Reasons to Travel Europe by Train, we spoke about the reasons why you should travel Europe…

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When most people think of Egypt, they think of the Great Pyramids of Giza. They’re an image that everyone is familiar with and that’s no surprise as...
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Our Trip to See the Pyramids of Giza - Take Our Advice

When most people think of Egypt, they think of the Great Pyramids of Giza. They’re an image that everyone is familiar with and that’s no surprise as being one of the Seven Wonders of the World. No trip to Egypt is complete until a visit to the pyramids has been undertaken. Our trip to see…

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By now, everyone knows that Costa Rica’s ecosystems are incomparable, and the reason visitors continue to flock to this Central American gem. With over 20 pro...
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How to Have a Unique Experience in Costa Rica

By now, everyone knows that Costa Rica’s ecosystems are incomparable, and the reason visitors continue to flock to this Central American gem. With over 20 protected areas, and 6% of the Earth’s diverse wildlife, Costa Rica is a pristine location for any nature lover. Hiking, bird watching, paddle boarding, and kayaking are some of the…

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As full-time travelers and digital nomads, the cost of accommodation is always at the front of our minds when choosing which country to visit and how long that ...
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House Sitting in London for Free Accommodation!

As full-time travelers and digital nomads, the cost of accommodation is always at the front of our minds when choosing which country to visit and how long that visit should last. When on the road, we pay a nightly rate, which in some countries can amount to a considerable cost. Europe, especially London, is one…

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