Tag: england

Video: Backpacking Europe? Visit Ireland and London!

Thanks to video sharing websites, we can get a better idea of what it’s like to travel to another country. Here’s a nice little montage of Ireland and London, put together by two backpackers from Sydney Australia backpacking... Read More »

TravelPUNK Destinations Section Added

We’ve added a new section with information, google maps, pictures, and links to popular destinations that backpackers, budget, and college travelers like to hit up on their travels. More and more countries will be added to this section in time and the information will surely change and or get more in-depth as the travel landscape... Read More »

Forum Topics: 10 days for London and How much is too much?

posted by: petros I stumbled on some cheap fares ($640ish) from SFO to Heathrow. I was planning a big Europe trip in 2009, but there is no reason I can’t do this in addition to the other trip. Class is out in the beginning of May, and I want to leave as soon as I... Read More »

Cheap England Hostels

Direct Link: Cheap London England Hostels Ramada Tamworth M42 Ashby de la Zouch, England The White Swan Hotel Barton upon Humber, England Bath Backpackers Bath, England Bath YMCA Bath, England Roban House Bath, England St Christopher?s Inn Bath, England The Windsor Bath, England Wentworth House Hotel Bath Bath, England YHA Bath Bath, England Berwick on... Read More »

It Happened One Night

A month long trip to Brazil’s northern Amazon was just what I needed to get over a broken heart. I thought a break from the university where I taught would refresh my mind and allow me to see that there were more options than giving up and going home. I took a bus north for... Read More »

A Travelers Journey- Lessons Learned Abroad Vol 7

One week is not a lot of time to get to know 22 other backpackers, but I made an attempt to have at least one conversation with each person on my bus tour through the UK. I’m pretty sure I succeeded, even though the conversation I had with Jen, a girl from Taiwan who spoke... Read More »

A Travelers Journey- Lessons Learned Abroad Vol 1

The first night of my three month backpacking trip to Europe found me in the basement club at St. Christopher’s Village Inn Hostel with my new Canadian friend Jason. The drink special was £1.50 Corona longnecks. Now, I’ve got nothing against Corona, I mean, it’s not the best tasting beer, just put a lime in... Read More »