If you’re reading this blog, there’s a fairly high chance that you’ve heard of the website Couch Surfing. I was introduced to this service in 2012 when I cycled across Canada with a friend, and was blown away by the openness and generosity shown by its members. Note: While the following may […]
With space as valuable as money, every bit saved and squeezed helps. Here are a few really cool things we use to save space in our backpacks and travel light.
Now having cycled across two countries, Matti has become quite an avid cycling tourist. Having passed down his wisdom to me and my first tour (his second), here is our list of must have bike equipment that will be worth the extra weight.
If you’re going for budget travel like us, every dollar counts. When planning your trip, of course the big things like plane tickets and accommodation cross your mind as major travel expenses. But don’t under estimate these must-haves that often go forgotten because the little things surely add up.
I found myself actually googling the exact phrase “How to tell your boss you’re leaving to travel”. I personally felt a wave of fear, guilt, excitement, anxiety, before getting this weight off of my chest. It’s a fine balance between wanting what is best for the company and wanting what […]