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Indie Travel in Malawi for $25 Per Day
Indie Travel in Malawi for $25 Per Day Often referred to as ‘the warm heart of Africa," Malawi lives up to its nickname in all respects. From stunning to supremely friendly locals, combined with its low daily budget and relative ease of travel, Malawi is a great place to start off your African love affair.
How to be an Independent Backpacker in Madagascar
How to be an Independent Backpacker in Madagascar In little-explored Madagascar, only the adventurous minority choose buses and a backpack over private cars and a tour group. Jessie Beck explains how to make independent backpacking throughout the island easier.
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience Often visitors view passing through Nairobi as a necessary weigh station on their way to a safari or the beach; however, the city has many attractions and amenities that merit a second glance.
Kenya for the Indie Traveler
Kenya for the Indie Traveler From wildlife to beachcombing to one of the world's epic train rides, Shelley Seale shares some of the best times to be had in Kenya.
The Happiest Places on the Planet
The Happiest Places on the Planet A happiness study which takes into account a country's life satisfaction along with its environmental impact, rates the happiest places on the planet. Perhaps it will help you plan that next big trip?
The Park Life – Moscow, Russia
Every tourist visits the instantly recognizable St. Basil's Cathedral and Red Square, but ex-pat Jonathon Engels recommends visiting Moscow's great wealth of public parks to enjoy the city more like the locals do.
Top 5 Destinations for Volcano Enthusiasts
Top 5 Destinations for Volcano Enthusiasts You don't have to be an adventure seeker or extreme traveler to take an interest in seeing volcanoes around the world - and there are some awesome places to see volcanic activity. Here are 5 great volcano destinations so you can witness Mother Nature's power first-hand.
7 Prehistoric Sights You’ve Probably Never Heard Of
7 Prehistoric Sights You’ve Probably Never Heard Of From the “fat ladies” of Malta to bubbling, sacred waters in Burgundy, Anne Supsic explores seven unsung prehistoric wonders.
Five of the Next Big Backpacking Destinations
Five of the Next Big Backpacking Destinations Some countries' governments don't seem that keen on backpackers, while others are opening up and becoming more accessible for intrepid budget travelers. Tom Coote reveals five places that - because they are inexpensive and still relatively undiscovered by mass tourism - may be the next big destinations for backpackers.
Seven Experiences Not to Miss in Bolivia
Seven Experiences Not to Miss in Bolivia Planning a trip to South America? Adam Seper is here to inform you why it would be a crime to leave the gorgeous country of Bolivia off the list. He offers 7 must-sees while in this beautiful country.