Browsing Archives of - 2008 February

Sex While Traveling- 60% of Backpackers & Student Travelers Have Sex While Traveling (Part 1)

Sex While Traveling- 60% of Backpackers & Student Travelers Have Sex While Traveling (Part 1)You read that right, chief. If that doesn’t want to make you start packing your bag, I don’t know what will =)! Think about it. Six out of every 10 backpackers and travelers have had sex while traveling Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, and so on… 6 out of every 10. Seis de diez… So... Read More »

They Met On Our Message Boards. Now They’re Married!

I’m going to say this again and again and again until it’s ingrained into your minds- traveling is LIFE ALTERING. Not only the actual traveling part of it, but the juices that start flowing inside of you as you MENTALLY commit to it and start preparing and researching it. A new window of positivity and... Read More »

Absinthe: 10 Well Known (and not so well know) FACTS

Most backpackers and student travelers will here about Absinthe Wormwood at some point of their trip planning stage or while on the road traveling through Europe, so it’s worth giving a re-cap on this topic. Absinthe Wormwood, one of the most mysterious and enigmatic character of the European backpacker scene. Many people know this fascinating... Read More »

Do Most Backpackers and Student Travelers Get Lucky On Their Travels?

This is always something that crosses the minds of backpackers and student travelers, whether they want to admit it or not. Will I get lucky? Will I meet the person of my dreams? Could love be waiting for me overseas? What kind of accent will my future crush have? C’mon, we think that way before... Read More »

What MOST people Don’t Know About Backpacking

So this question was recently asked on our forums to help educate the people that have never gone backpacking. The responses we got were great and they came from “seasoned” travelers, so rest assured that this insight is top of the line. Rather than give them to you in my words, I will share some... Read More »

Meet The Locals

This is the best way to get a handle on any country. Get to know the locals. It’s such a great experience to be invited to their homes for dinners, birthday parties, events, local hangouts, etc… and to be able to go to the places they go, do the things they do, and eat the... Read More »

Easy On The Bling…

This may be a no brainer, but please leave the bling at home. Whether it’s the Rolex your dad gave you, the diamond earrings, the phat engagement ring, the gold necklace, the money clip…anything shiny will draw attention and bling in the sun should be left at home. Walking around with more jewelry than Mr... Read More »

Cheap Australia Hostels

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Cheap London Hostels

‘Bestplace’ in Paddington London, England 167 Hotel London, England 60 Warwick House Studio Apartments London, England Abcone Hotel London, England Access Apartments Bayswater London, England Access Apartments City London, England Access Apartments Earls Court London, England Ace Hotel (Kensington) London, England Acton Town Hotel London, England Adamotel London, England ALL STAR PRIVATE STUDIOS London, England... Read More »

Cheap Paris France Hostels

Abricotel Paris, France Absolute Paris Paris, France Agil Hotel Le Pontel Paris, France Alane Hotel Paris, France Albe Hotel Paris, France Aloha Hostel Paris, France Apartment Cite verte Paris, France Apartment Gaspard Monge Paris, France Apartment Saint Martin Paris, France Appihotel Paris, France Armstrong Hotel Paris, France Art Hotel Paris, France Au Grand Hotel Francais... Read More »