Friday, 23 Aug 2019

Backpackers & Student Travelers Working Abroad

European countries aren’t keen on handing out jobs to foreigners with unemployment rates what they are in some areas. Officially, an EU citizen is allowed to work in any other EU country, but the paperwork isn’t always straightforward for long-term employment. Other country/nationality combinations require special work permits that can be almost impossible to arrange, […]

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When To Go Backpacking

Backpacker in Rome Most first-time travelers visit Europe during the summer months (roughly mid-June to late August). On the plus side summer is packed with cultural events, the weather is warm and the days are long. During summer most public transport networks are in full operation, a definite plus in places like Scotland, Ireland, Greece […]

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How To Plan Your Itinerary

There is no shame in carefully planning a first trip to Europe. We’re not talking about a minute-by-minute itinerary, because all travelers to Europe – veterans and first-timers alike – need to be flexible. Wherever you go, don’t make the mistake of trying to see too much in too little time. This tends to happen […]

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Backpacker and Student Travel Essentials

All travel items are essential but some are more essential than others. Clean socks and underwear are a given, but in the early planning stages you should focus on the must-have, can’t-live-without items listed below. They are the crucial first steps in planning a successful trip to Europe, Australia, Asia, or anywhere else on this […]

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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 […]

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Cheap Spain Hostels

Direct Links: Cheap Barcelona Spain Hostels Cheap Ibiza Spain Hostels Cheap Madrid Spain Hostels Cheap Seville Spain Hostels Husa Fraga do Eume A Capela, Spain Alojamiento Rural San Pedro Abanto-Zierbena, Spain Ca’n tiu (Hostal Ecologic) Alaro, Spain Husa El Bedel Alcala de Henares, Spain Intercultural Nova Castellon Alcoceber, Spain Aparthotel Venus Albir Alfaz del Pi, […]

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Cheap Barcelona Spain hostels

A&A (Albergue Arco) Barcelona, Spain AAE Annex Hotel Barcelona Barcelona, Spain AAE Barcelona Fina Barcelona, Spain AAE Hotel Triunfo Barcelona, Spain AAE Rey Don Jaime Barcelona, Spain AAE Subirats Barcelona, Spain AAE Urban Tourism Barcelona Barcelona, Spain Abba Youth Hostel Barcelona, Spain Adonis Guesthouse Barcelona, Spain Agora BCN Barcelona, Spain Albareda Youthhostel Barcelona, Spain Alberg […]

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Cheap Italy Hostels

Choose a specific city in Italy to narrow your search for cheap hostels or click the link at the bottom for the complete list of ALL cheap hostels in Italy. Cheap Florence Italy Hostels Cheap Milan Italy Hostels Cheap Naples Italy Hostels Cheap Rome Italy Hostels Cheap Venice Italy Hostels Long List Of All Cheap […]

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Webcams Capture the Getaways You Can’t Get To

NEW YORK — Ride the waves. Race down the slopes. Visit Times Square. Take a virtual vacation that requires no money, no vacation days, and no planning. Webcams, short for webcameras, are capturing more than baby pandas at the zoo. More than a million are offering images in real-time across the Internet, ranging from the […]

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NYC Hits Tourism Record

NEW YORK (AP) — With a falling dollar sweetening the deal for international travelers, a record-setting number of tourists visited the city last year, spending an estimated $28 billion, tourism officials said Sunday. The 2007 jump in tourism was largely due to visitors from other countries, who numbered an estimated 8.5 million — a growth […]

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