Galapagos Packing List Items You Need to Pack For Your Trip

Galapagos Packing List

Wondering what to pack for the Galapagos? You’re not alone. The Galapagos are a place unlike any other on earth. They are quite the trip from mainland Ecuador, and tough to get to for most. Because of this, it may be hard to find a reliable Galapagos packing list. We … Read More

What’s it like to go on a Galapagos Cruise?

Galapagos Cruise

A cruise around the Galapagos is a bucket list worthy travel experience. It’s without a doubt the best way to see the Galapagos Isles off the coast of Ecuador. The amount of wildlife you can see on the relatively untouched islands is amazing. That’s just what’s on land as when … Read More

10 of the Best Road Trips in the World!

Tropic of Capricorn Namibia

It’s tough to beat an iconic road trip. With so much to see it’s hard to narrow down the best road trips in the world, but we gave it a try. There’s no formal ranking system here, it’s just from our personal experience and opinions. After all our travels, it’s … Read More

The Ultimate Central America Packing List

Central America Packing List

We recently brought on a series of guest writers to bring you some informative content from various regions around the world. While we’ve both had short trips to Central America we are novices when it comes to travel information on the region. So, Stephanie Parker from Big World Small Pockets … Read More

Five Great Gay Friendly Hotels in Peru

Gay friendly hotels in Peru

During our big trip across Latin America, we noticed quite a stark difference in attitudes towards the gay community. On the one hand, places like Argentina and Uruguay fully embraced us. At the other extreme, however, countries like Chile and Peru were a lot more conservative. We spent a few … Read More

Five International Trips to Take with Your Tax Refund

Income tax returns are due to the American government on April 18th, for the Aussies and Brits this date is October 31st. All over the world tax day is coming up fast! Hopefully, this means a little extra cash in your pocket from last years hard earned work. If you’ve … Read More

Top Travel Destinations 2016, Our list

Top Travel 2016 The World Pursuit

To celebrate the new year we’re counting down our top travel destinations 2016. The highlight of our 2016 will likely be the largest, most diverse, and wild continent on the planet, Africa. 2016 also brings the centennial celebration of National Park Service in the U.S., which may be the greatest … Read More

Ecuador Backpacking: How to do Nine Days for under $400

Budgeting Ecuador

Travel doesn’t always have to be expensive!  Most of the time I travel for less per day than what it would cost me at home in my own country!  This past April, I decided to take a vacation to Ecuador after finding a cheap flight on Skyscanner. Miles earned from … Read More