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Flashpacking In Iceland –  My First Experience as a Flashpacker

Flashpacking In Iceland – My First Experience as a Flashpacker

Thanks to celebrities such as Justin Bieber and the Kardashians, and let’s not forget the beautifully shot film, ​The Secret Life of  Walter Mitty,  Iceland has become quite the destination for travelers from all walks of life. Whether you are a backpacker traveling on a budget, a flashpacker (like me) […]

Inspirational Outfits for your Next Getaway

Inspirational Outfits for your Next Getaway

Vacations are great and relaxing once you get to your destination. But the planning? Not so much. Trying to fit everything you may want to wear into your luggage is no easy task, but don’t let it stress you out. Whether you’re headed to a city for the weekend or […]

9 Photogenic Spots in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

9 Photogenic Spots in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

As Rio de Janeiro heats up from the upcoming Olympic events, take a look at nine of the most beautiful places (or events) in Rio that you should photograph while you’re there. Pico da Tijuca Mountain Fancy a hike as you admire the natural attractions in Rio de Janeiro? Climb […]

The World’s Best Rooftop Bars

The World’s Best Rooftop Bars

Everyone loves a skyline with their cocktail, but some places do it better than others. At the end of a long day – especially when you’re sightseeing in a new city — there’s nothing like grabbing a martini and taking in the views from high above. These glitzy rooftop bars […]

How to Make the Most of Your Urban Adventure

How to Make the Most of Your Urban Adventure

Ahhhh. The sensation of arriving in a new city. That urge to explore it and make the most out of your time there. The excitement of making new memories, adventures to live, photos to take and places that will leave an impression. Which traveller passionate for an urban adventure doesn’t […]

The Best Ever Travel Advice your Parents Didn’t Tell You

The Best Ever Travel Advice your Parents Didn’t Tell You

We all know you have to be on your guard while you’re travelling to ensure you have a safe trip. Some destinations are safer than others but you always need to be cautious, no matter where you are in the world. You need to protect your belongings, particularly as most […]

Personal Safety and Security Tips for Independent City Dwellers

Personal Safety and Security Tips for Independent City Dwellers

Staying in the city definitely has its perks. You can easily travel to the office within minutes, shop for your favourite clothes, and not worry about driving through rush hour traffic from the suburbs. It may be cool to tell your friends that you’re staying close to your workplace, but […]

How to Be at Home in the Urban Crowd – urban fashion, lifestyle, food in NYC, Sydney and London

How to Be at Home in the Urban Crowd – urban fashion, lifestyle, food in NYC, Sydney and London

New to the street style and culture of the peeps in London, Sydney or New York City? If you need a city guide to be at home in the urban crowd, here it is. Dress for the Occasion While people in these cities love to dress up, they know to […]

Choosing the Best Pacsafe Bag for your Daily Routine

Choosing the Best Pacsafe Bag for your Daily Routine

  Bags are one of those essential items you can’t do without. Daily bags are especially important, perhaps even more so than just regular travel bags, as it’s subjected to long-term daily wear and tear. For us here at Pacsafe, our daily bags need to fulfil the following criteria: – […]

10 Funny Excuses to Spark a Conversation with a Stranger

10 Funny Excuses to Spark a Conversation with a Stranger

Noticed a pretty girl or good-looking guy nearby and itching to strike up a conversation with them? Sometimes it can be a little hard to break the ice, so take a look at these 10 funny (and practical) excuses to start a conversation with another person. While meeting new people […]