Alcalá de Henares is a charming city in central Spain, not far from Madrid. Good food, great architecture: check it out in these Alcala Instagram photos.
Ukraine hasn’t had good press recently, but we found it to be a friendly country with delicious food and amazing architecture. Listen to our Ukraine podcast!
Moldova is an eastern European country that’s worth a visit — especially if you like wine! Listen to this Moldova podcast for advice for travel in Moldova.
Berlin is a fantastic city, packed full of monuments and spectacular architecture. Check out Berlin’s capital with these Berlin Instagram photos.
Japan is a country of contrasts, which has a lot more to offer the independent traveller than just geishas and sushi. In this episode, we talk to Andres Zuleta of Boutique Japan Travel about what to do in the land of the rising sun.
I learned, yesterday, that New Zealanders require a visa to enter Ukraine. I learned it from a heavily armed guard on the wrong side of the border — always a fun experience!
Staying in hostels is a great way to save money and meet other travelers. Make your experience better by following these tips for being a good hostel guest.
One of the biggest lessons we’ve learned in ten years of travel is to pack light. Learn how to travel with carry-on size luggage.
When we agreed to housesit in Oundle for five weeks, we thought there’d be nothing to do. We were wrong. Read our Oundle travel diary!
Independent travel is awesome, but it isn’t for everyone. Check out the pros and cons of going it alone versus going with an organisation.