How to Rent a Moped or Motorcycle Abroad

How to Rent a Moped or Motorcycle Abroad

I've wanted to write about renting a moped or motorcycle abroad for a while as it turns out there is quite a bit to know. Renting a moped abroad is something I've done several times now; from on the tiny Thai island of Koh Tao to the bustling beach town of...
How to Drink Cheaply Abroad

How to Drink Cheaply Abroad

Drinking while abroad is an expense that adds up quickly, especially if you're traveling on a party-friendly backpacker circuit like Western Europe or Southeast Asia. Here are some tips that can cut your drinking costs when abroad. Pub crawl. While I was studying in...
How to Pack for a Backpacking Trip

How to Pack for a Backpacking Trip

Packing for a backpacking trip can be a daunting task, but can be accomplished with a bit of preliminary research. The pack I use is the REI Women's Ridgeline 65. It’s small enough to carry on a Ryanair flight, but big enough to store all that I need. It expands as...