Traveling on a shoestring budget—doesn’t mean having to go without exploring the world. In fact, much of the world isn’t best discovered in a luxury hotel suite, but with a few belongings tucked into a knapsack.
Sure, backpacking trips may mean sacrificing some creature comforts, but the connection with the nature around you and the camaraderie with fellow backpackers from all over the world can’t be undervalued. Here are the world’s top 10 backpacking destinations…
Portugal is a stunning coastal haven for backpackers. Most fly down and begin your trek at Porto, making your way leisurely to the Algarve, at the southern-most tip of Portugal on the border of Spain. The walk is not difficult; in fact, you can take advantage of the stellar public transport system and stop along the coast for wine tours, gorgeous scenery, lively festivals, delicious seafood, and friendly locals.
Choosing where to retire in the US can be very overwhelming – so many great options and factors to consider! Regardless of whether you’re seeking an action-packed retirement or looking instead for a peaceful escape from hectic city life, you’ll
Traveling for business or pleasure can easily derail your health and fitness regime.
Edinburgh, situated on the Firth of Forth on the east coast, is Scotland’s capital city and grabs the attention of travelers and tourists alike.
Thailand has earned its place as a top tourist destination, but where should you go if you want to skip the crowds but still soak up the beauty? The country is full of unique towns and beautiful destinations outside of
Many people visit Vancouver Island each year for its beautiful scenery, friendly people and laid back west coast attitude but not everyone has the time to see the whole island.
Costa Rica is known for its miles of white sandy beaches, monkeys swinging in the trees that line the sand and endless waves that begged to be ridden.
The lively and vibrant city of Charlotte, NC, is the perfect destination with heaps of museums, history and fun for all ages.
If you’re looking for a travel destination that offers paradise off the beaten track, it’s time you venture to the Azores of Portugal! The Azores is made up of 9 major islands that are spread out along the North Atlantic
Have you ever noticed that when people are in their cars they seem to forget they’re still in a public place? A similar phenomenon seems to happen when people are on airplanes as well.
Lights, camera, action! The stars shine bright in the City of Angels. Unfortunately, most of us head to LA expecting to be tripping over celebs but they’re often harder to find than needles in haystacks.
Whatever your experience or location, in America there are so many hikes that you’ll always be faced with a tough choice as to which one you want to tackle.
From Amsterdam to Berlin to Iceland to Denmark, there are more kid-friendly places to visit then you have ever imagined.
Despite being Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow often gets overlooked as a destination for those making the trip north of the border.
The West Coast Trail is a breathtakingly beautiful 47 mile (75 km) backpacking route on the southwest coast of Vancouver Island, BC.
Anyone who has been to Portugal and experienced the marvel of the abundant nature, or the warmth and vibrance of the culture, will contest to the greatness of this country.
Whether you’re a wine connoisseur, a beer guzzler, a dance late night dancer, a laid back patio type; into rooftop cocktails, jazz bars, dive bars, or gay bars – the Bay Area has everything you need for your kind of
“The Queen City” is rich in architecture and culture with a history spanning over 200 years. With its beautiful buildings as a focal point, Cincinnati is as astonishing to look at as it is to be in.