There are two difficult moments when it comes to hitting the road: when you make the decision, and when you actually leave. Making the decision to leave is difficult, because…

I once read this beautiful phrase: “Solo traveling is the greatest gift that anyone, especially a woman, can give herself!” (Kristin Addis, Conquering Mountains) Why would anybody see solo traveling…

Yangon, the largest city in Myanmar, is green and cool with lush tropical trees, shady parks, and beautiful lakes. As it rapidly develops it has also acquired traffic jams, poverty,…

01. ATM Myths Myth #1: ATMs are as rare as penguins in Myanmar While Myanmar doesn’t offer as much convenience for travelers as more popular tourist destinations like Vietnam or…

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Cesare Pavese “Is that all your stuff?” Nodding “yes” to that question, or better yet, smirking in response, is one…

Durban has long been a favourite holiday destination for South African’s. With a tropical climate, warm Indian Ocean waters and extensive beaches, it is the holy grail of local sun-worshippers…