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The 100th Anniversary of the Great Christmas Truce

I was thinking about what to write my father in his Christmas letter and decided to write of the Christmas Truce that happened in the trenches of WW I. 967 more words

Getting into Hostelling: A Beginner's Guide to Hostels

There are so many articles out there about there about hostelling. (And here I am contributing to that number – real original right?) “Who You’re Going to Meet at a Hostel”, “Best Bang for Your Buck Hostels”, “Things They Don’t Tell You About Hostelling” are few examples of what the titles might look like. 592 more words

Travel

City bound for the night.

Tonight Im staying in the city (because I had a school meetup and didnt want to travel back home so late at night, I have school the next day so I figured I’d just go home then), at one of my most favorite spots, which is the downtown hostel. 211 more words

Thoughts

Down the Rabbit Hole in Budapest

St. Stephen’s Basilica

I just keep going back to Budapest. Four visits and I still haven’t had enough. For young travellers, it’s a playground, a time warp, an idealistic escape from everything and full of what makes travel seem like such a good idea in the first place. 887 more words

Europe

Didn't win this year? Here's why you should try again in 2015..

Last year when the Big Blog Exchange first kicked off, hundreds of excited bloggers from countries scattered all over the world jumped at the opportunity and signed themselves up. 1,210 more words

Big Blog Exchange

All About That Bass...Or Should That Be, Base?

A week after leaving the delights of hostel life in Brisbane (oh the sarcasm), I’ve found myself looking back, contemplating and yearning for that crowded, smelly, noisy, badly air-conditioned, backpacker platform again (sorry, I can’t help it, it’s the lowest form of wit; sue me). 2,002 more words

Travel

Blogger epilogues!

Our bloggers exchanges may have now come to an end – but the Big Blog Exchange journey isn’t quite over yet.

On the week of the… 111 more words

Big Blog Exchange