Africa Camping: The Basic Camping Checklist for Overlanders

camping in africa

Whether you’ve chosen to self-drive Africa or join in on an overland safari, chances are you will be camping in Africa at some point. Africa is not as developed as the rest of the world meaning hotels, guesthouses, and hostels are few and far between. We’ve had a lot of trial and … Read More

Overland Vehicle Equipment and Gear List for Traveling Africa

overland gear list Africa

There is no perfect overland vehicle equipment or gear list when it comes to traveling Africa. What items work best in one overland truck may be worthless in another. However, there is no denying that what you pack in your overland vehicle is essential to the success of your trip. … Read More

Ten Awesome Travel Accessories You Should Pack For Your Next Trip

Ten Awesome Travel Accessories For Your Next Trip

“What should I pack?” It’s a normal question we all ask ourselves.  Our passion is travel, so naturally, we have compiled a personal list of awesome travel accessories. We placed our top ten awesome travel accessories that we love to pack in this convenient list. It’s the kind of stuff … Read More

The Best GoPro Accessories For Travel and Adventure

GoPro Travel Accessories

Our GoPro has become one of the best travel accessories so we’ve made a list of the best GoPro accessories for travel and adventure you need to have. We love GoPros they’re light, durable, and can go anywhere that you can. While the camera itself is powerful the accessories you … Read More

The RTW Packing List to Help You Get Up and Go!

RTW Packing List

Packing for a trip around the world is one of the most difficult parts of pre-planning. Thankfully, this RTW packing list should be of some help! I spent months of planning, ordering, buying & returning to make sure I have everything I need.  But I still always end up frantically … Read More

What Men Should Pack For A Trip Around The World

Men's Pack For A Trip Around The World

A popular question we get is what pack for a trip around the world. So, let’s get into it. Since we’ve started I’ve tossed, picked up, and sent back items I felt were necessary or unnecessary. Which means my packing mistakes are for your benefit. When it comes to packing … Read More

Why You Should Study Abroad At Least Once

10 Reasons to Study Abroad at Least Once

Breathing in the unfamiliar air, staring at the ocean from a completely different vantage point. The world around me had just opened up, and I felt small. I was 21 the first time I traveled abroad alone.  A dream of mine was to study abroad like my mother, and nailing … Read More

The Best Travel Movies To Inspire Wanderlust

The Best Travel Movies of all time

The best travel movies to ignite your wanderlust. We’re big time cinefiles and have a love for all varieties of films. We love watching movies and escaping into another world. It’s one of the first things we do when getting ready before we travel to a new destination. Not only … Read More

Rail Pass: To Buy or Not to Buy

Should you get a rail pass?

The million dollar question.  There is no yes or no answer when people ask if they should purchase a rail pass for the countries they are traveling.  Personally, I have traveled with a Japan Rail Pass and also with a Eurail Pass, which I will touch on later. Before I … Read More

Best Apps for Backpackers: Traveler to Gadget Geek

The Very Best Travel Apps For Backpackers

As interesting as it would be to travel like our parents did it’s hard to ignore the new digital age. It is important to always have the best information readily available when needed.  Here are some of our favorite and best apps for backpackers to make life a little easier. … Read More