Ko Maak, A Tranquil Gem

Ko Maak, A Tranquil Gem

Not far from Ko Chang, is the beautifully scerene and peaceful island of Ko Maak, fringed with palm trees, surrounded by soft sand and crystal turquoise blue seas. The island is relatively undeveloped with only around 20 different places to stay, ranging from budget...
Halifax Holiday Matchmaker

Halifax Holiday Matchmaker

Halifax Travel Money have come up with a clever and pretty original use of Facebook for holiday destination ideas. Holiday Matchmaker analyses the content of your facebook page and tries to find your perfect holiday match. If like me you haven’t filled in much...
Mobile Broadband and Travelling Abroad

Mobile Broadband and Travelling Abroad

How to find the most suitable mobile broadband service when travelling abroad Over the last few years people’s lifestyles have changed dramatically and this is especially true when it comes to the way in which they access the internet, with a far greater demand from...
Suicide Showers, Living on the edge

Suicide Showers, Living on the edge

Probably not the most endearing feature of backpacking in South America, the suicide shower gets its name for the rather dangerous mix of exposed electricity cables and water. If your staying in budget hostels and guesthouse across South America you’ll...