An interview with Laura from @SEA_Backpacker

By | January 27th, 2012|Blogger Interviews|

The SOUTH EAST ASIA BACKPACKER magazine is a bi-monthly (every 2 months), around 20,000 copies are distributed all around southeast Asia in hostels, restaurants etc.  This week I was lucky enough to catch up with Laura from SEABackpacker and she was kinda enough to answer my usual set of questions (thanks Laura), and here's what she [...]

A travel industry interview with Max Letek from @Best_Bunk_Beds

By | January 6th, 2012|Industry Interviews|

So for the first interview of 2012 we're going to kick off with something a little different.  Everyone meet Max, he's not a travel blogger as such, he's the fella who provides the bunks you sleep your way around the world in.  He's also the man I shall be pitching my ultimate bunkbed design to [...]

Creating the ultimate hostel bunk bed

By | September 29th, 2011|Hostel Life|

Staying in hostels is an excellent way of saving money on the road, the trouble is, sometimes they dont provide the most comfortable nights rest.  There are any number of things that could keep you up at night during your stay in a hostel ... Loud roommates going to bed later than you Roommates who snore Creaky [...]

Dorm Room Etiquette

By | April 20th, 2011|Hostel Life, Travel, Travel tips|

If you’ve never slept in a hostel dorm room before, the first few nights can come as quite a shock.  There are a few unwritten rules that the majority of backpackers stick to, unfortunately there are those that step out of line on occasion.  Familiarise yourself with the below and you’ll be on the road to [...]