Tag: Backpacking

The Best Backpacking Bulgaria Itinerary

By on Published: January 17, 2019 | Last Updated: February 25, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, BULGARIA, Europe with 4 Comments
The Best Backpacking Bulgaria Itinerary

Anyone here not a fan of Bulgaria? Go on, hands in the air… Nope, thought not! Ok, so maybe you haven’t actually been to Bulgaria yet, but trust me, after you have, you won’t have your hands in the air either. Because this country is a delight to travel, especially for those of us adventuring […]

Continue Reading »

The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

By on Published: January 10, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe with 2 Comments
The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

11 countries in 2 months is exactly the sort of moves you can pull in Eastern Europe with so many small countries packed in alongside each other. And those are just the sort of moves I did pull recently, when I spent the best part of the summer enjoying this glorious part of the world. […]

Continue Reading »

The 5 Best Bucharest Hostels

By on Published: January 7, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, ROMANIA with 0 Comments
The 5 Best Bucharest Hostels

Perhaps one of the weirdest European capitals, I’ve got to say that despite this (or perhaps because of it!) I was rather drawn to bizarre Bucharest. The biggest city in Romania – a country that sits between Bulgaria, Serbia, Moldova, Ukraine and Hungary, but is utterly unlike any of them – it’s perhaps no surprise […]

Continue Reading »

15 Things To Know About Backpacking Turkey

By on Published: December 24, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East, TURKEY with 6 Comments
15 Things To Know About Backpacking Turkey

Turkey was one of those countries that had been on my bucket list for ages, but I just seemed never to have been able to make it there. Coming out of the Middle East however and posed to hit up Europe next, it was the perfect stopgap and I knew my chance had come! So […]

Continue Reading »

The 5 Best Prague Hostels

By on Published: December 20, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, CZECH REPUBLIC, Europe with 1 Comment
The 5 Best Prague Hostels

Everyone knows that Prague is a backpacker mecca. Situated in the heart of Europe, oozing character and charm, history and heritage, I’m not going to go on right now about why you should visit this gorgeous city. Instead, I’m going to presume that you’ve already made the wise decision to go there and get right […]

Continue Reading »

10 Things to Do in Romania for Backpackers

By on Published: December 13, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, ROMANIA with 0 Comments
10 Things to Do in Romania for Backpackers

Getting straight to the point – Romania is incredibly cheap. In fact, I think it’s maybe one of the cheapest countries to travel in Europe and therefore ideal for those of us on rather a tight budget! But with some great cities, stunning mountains and even a protected wetland area, Romania isn’t just great for […]

Continue Reading »

Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

By on Published: December 12, 2018 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

  Do you want to travel the world on a budget, staying for as long as you can abroad? Do you want to meet new people, learn new skills and immerse yourself in a local project? Do you want the security of an established safety net, whilst still having the independence to choose your path […]

Continue Reading »

The Complete Eastern Europe Packing List for Backpackers

By on Published: December 6, 2018 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Travel Gear & Packing with 0 Comments
The Complete Eastern Europe Packing List for Backpackers

Despite occupying a relatively small geographic area, Eastern Europe covers a surprising number of countries, terrains and topographies. From the soaring peaks of Slovakia to the beaches of Croatia, the lakes of Bulgaria to the ancient cities of Ukraine – this part of the world packs a mean punch when it comes to diversity and […]

Continue Reading »

How To See Dubrovnik for Less than 80 Euros!

By on Published: November 19, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, CROATIA, Europe with 0 Comments
How To See Dubrovnik for Less than 80 Euros!

There’s simply no denying – Croatia is crazy expensive when it comes to budget travel in Eastern Europe and Dubrovnik seems to top the bill as the most expensive city in this part of the world. Thanks to its Game of Thrones popularity and the seemingly never-ending stream of cruise ships that dock in this […]

Continue Reading »

3 Ideal Eastern Europe Itineraries for Backpackers

By on Published: November 8, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe with 2 Comments
3 Ideal Eastern Europe Itineraries for Backpackers

Eastern Europe really is a treasure trove for travellers. From incredible architecture and epic nightlife to gorgeous mountains and beautiful beaches, this diverse and delightful part of the world really does pack it all in. That’s not to mention the fairytale castles, the quirky coffeehouses, the rattling trams and the fiery Rakija! And who can […]

Continue Reading »

Top