The Long Journey: 4 Tips for Travellers Who Are Quitting Smoking

With smoking becoming a growing epidemic, tourists who smoke may need to pay careful attention to regulations on the movement of tobacco products. For example, the America’s CBP is strengthening restrictions on tobacco imports from outside travellers to no more than 200 cigarettes or 100 cigars. With the additional increase in duties, taxes, and smoke-free… Continue Reading…

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda with Women Tour Uganda

There’s a weird mix of emotions when you go gorilla trekking. There’s the excitement of seeing one of these magnificent creatures in the wild, then there’s the nervousness of actually coming close to one of these magnificent creatures in the wild. If I had to be honest, gorilla trekking was never on my bucket list…. Continue Reading…

Volunteering With a Female Empowerment Non-Profit in Thailand

In this post to inspire you to solo travel to Thailand, Mary Liu shares her experience of volunteering with a female non-profit in the country. I decided to temporarily deviate from the traditional educational path and take a year off of university in service to others. I travelled to a small city in China called… Continue Reading…

17 Things To Do in Croatia

When it comes to Balkan destinations, there are hardly any places that compare to Croatia. This beautiful coastal country with magnificent waterfalls and unmatched landscapes is a traveller’s dream and the country is good for solos. In this article, I’ve listed 17 things to do in Croatia to inspire you to go there.  Things To… Continue Reading…

Tru Travels: Backpacker, Flashpacker, Fitness & Sailing

Types of GatG – Backpacker GatG, Flashpacker GatG, Fitness GatG, Sailing GatG If you’ve heard of G Adventures, Tru Travels is their sister company. They offer life-changing experiences for all ages from 18 plus to Asia, Europe and Latin America.  Their tour guides are called Travel Ninjas because they are more than your average guide… Continue Reading…

Having The Right Mindset For Travel

When you travel, it is so important to go with the right mindset. Without the right mindset, you can really struggle and question why you are even travelling. And yet again, this lesson is one that I am reminded of on my current trip. May 2022 is the mental health awareness month and in this… Continue Reading…