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The Top 5 Things to Do in Guayaquil

Among the many stops on the standard Ecuadorian tourist trail, Guayaquil, Ecuador’s largest city and financial center, is almost never one of them. When it does appear on a backpacker’s itinerary, it’s usually solely on account of its airport. 429 more words


Top 4 Things to do in Trujillo

With a charming historic district, fascinating archeological sites, and a world-class beach, Trujillo is the highlight of Northern Peru’s arid coastal region. Whether you are working your way south from Ecuador or north from Lima, Trujillo is easily worth a visit. 471 more words


How to go plastic free while travelling!

It’s no secret that humans are slowly destroying the planet thanks to global warming and a whole host of other problems we’ve caused, like the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. 915 more words


Mushroom Risotto

I created this dish for our PCT hike last year and it quickly became our favorite. The smell, when it’s cooking, is divine and it tastes heavenly (if you like mushrooms, of course). 225 more words


The Dorset and Devon Coast Path 2018

I had been looking forward to this day for some time – the start of my 4 day backpack along the Dorset and Devon Coast Path……with some TDR variations :) ! 1,309 more words


A step by step guide to your Chinese visa application

If I thought the Russian visa application was difficult, it’s nothing compared to the Chinese visa application. Not only do I need a few more documents, I also need to provide proof of accommodation and ongoing travel (meaning I need to book ahead), or a letter of invitation which is not easy to get. 1,005 more words


A step by step guide to your Mongolian visa application

Mongolia seems to be one of those countries that everybody wants to visit, but few people do. In fact, I don’t think I’ve met anyone in real life who has actually been! 638 more words