Backpacking over 40
Backpacking at 40, 50 and beyond doesn't necessarily mean staying in hostels and surviving on $10 a day. Though it can do if you want it to! However, for a new breed of 'flashpackers' in their 40s and beyond, financial freedom means they can add a few luxuries to their trip. By Bev Cleary They used to say that life ‘begins...
The travel and tourism industries will be changed forever by the coronavirus pandemic with less focus on major tourist destinations, Airbnb co-founder Brian Chesky has stated. Some might argue that Chesky is eyeing an opportunity here - to expand AirBnB bookings in new markets. But as far as Chesky is concerned, tourism and travel has been forever changed by the coronavirus...
Wanting to visit Edinburgh, but can't because of lockdown restrictions? Fear not, there are several ways you can visit Scotland's capital from the comfort of your own armchair.. By Bev Cleary Stuck in ‘lockdown’ wishing you had already made that trip to the second most visited city in the UK as you had always planned? Don’t worry, you can still enjoy the...
Travel need not just be about the 'sights' of a country. For blind travellers, there are certainly obstacles to overcome, but with a little planning, a wonderful sensory holiday experience is not only possibility, it is a reality for many blind travellers and adventurers! By Jordan Hambleton Whenever we think of travel, we think about the places we’ve always wanted to...