Transylvania Romania

Transylvania, Romania: The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide

The ultimate budget travel guide for Transylvania, Romania.  Transylvania sounds like a fictional place. Like Madagascar or Tasmania, it sounds like the name of a fairy-tale land from a book or a movie. Believe it or not, Transylvania is a real place that you can travel to! (As are Madagascar and Tasmania!) Transylvania is a …

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San Juan La Laguna Photo Diary

Summary of my day trip to the culturally enriching and artistic town of San Juan La Laguna, in Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. For the last ten days I've been volunteering at GuateSUP, an awesome paddle-boarding tour company in Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. My life here revolves around paddling, yoga and acroyoga, photography, shopping at the local market, …

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Important Things To Know Before Traveling To Morocco

Cultural insights and tips that every budget traveler in Morocco should know. From the native Berber villages of the Atlas Mountains, to the rippling sand dunes of the Sahara Desert, to the madness of the Medinas and marketplaces, Morocco is diverse in landscape and rich in culture. Moroccan life can seem a bit chaotic to …

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13 Best Things To Do In Marrakech, Morocco

The best things to do in Marrakech for budget travelers in Morocco.  Very few travelers visit Morocco without stopping in Marrakech. Although it’s not the capital (Rabat is), it’s the most popular city for tourists to visit. Marrakech is conveniently located in the center of the country, so it’s a great place to base yourself …

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Budget Travel Guide to Essaouira, Morocco

The best things to do in Essaouira, Morocco, on a budget. Previously known as "Mogador", and currently known as the "Windy City of Morocco", Essaouira is the perfect escape from the heat and chaos of Marrakech. It has a rich history dating back to the Middle Ages, and has withstood attempts at colonization from Portugal, …

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Living In Cape Tribulation, Australia

My experience living and working in the world's oldest rainforest.  For the last month, I’ve been living right in the midst of the oldest tropical rainforest on the planet. The Daintree Rainforest, located in the far north of Queensland, Australia, is estimated to be over 125 million years old, and the wild nature here appears …

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