Shopping abroad can be a challenging experience for a new traveler. While here in the west we are used to having price tags on everything, in the developing world it is normal to barter for your goods. It can be tiring and hard on your nerves at times, but if you keep an open mind and have some fun bantering back and forth you can have a lot of fun. You will emerge from the market surviving one of the most rewarding experiences of travel
Looking for the best travel tips to help you travel safe and save money? This series of articles helps you plan your destination-specific and general travels.
So you have been backpacking through South East Asia for a couple of months. You have trekked to the hills, sat on Kho San drinking too much Singha beer, seen one to many pagodas and you haven’t had a decent shower in I don’t know how long. Not the makings of romance for you and your significant other.
Traveling together can be difficult. As a Travel Couple, we know! People say that traveling together as a couple can make or break a relationship but there are a few tips that can make things easier. Dave and I have traveled for months as a couple on several occasions, and we have always found that we bond even more while we… Read More
When you travel to far away places, you want to make sure that you bring back the best possible images. Equipment is one aspect of achieving that, but good technique is equally important. The digital camera has changed the way we view photography. It allows us to have more finite control over the post-production of our images and gives us… Read More
We are always amazed with how much our personalities change while we are traveling. We care less about the little things, but you know you’ve been traveling too long when you care too much about ridiculous things. Travel can change your perspective on life. Here is a list of some situations that we have found ourselves in that really show… Read More