Hostal Don Guillamo in Puerto Natales
4.2

HOSTAL DON GUILLERMO IN PUERTO NATALES

Since we were staying in Puerto Natales, Chile, for a while we decided to upgrade to a more comfortable hostel. So we moved to Hostal Don Guillermo and enjoyed the warm room, private shower, free WiFi, and...
Hostal Bellavista in Puerto Natales
3.6

HOSTAL BELLAVISTA IN PUERTO NATALES

Puerto Natales was the gateway to get into Torres del Paine so we booked just one night in this town before taking off to the park. Our night was spent at Hostal Bellavista, which provided us with gear such...
Patagonia B&B in Punta Arenas, Chile
4.4

PATAGONIA B&B IN PUNTA ARENAS

Unsure of what to expect on our first full day in Chile, we arrived in Punta Arenas glad to find that our accommodation was just what it promised online--a quiet atmosphere with the best view of the Magellan...
Scratch Map Original world map by Luckies of London Ltd.

SCRATCH MAP GIVEAWAY!

**Update** This giveaway is over, so go read some more travel inspiration! First of all, happy Earth Day! Second, congratulations to Rosita from England who is our random winner. As soon as we get your...
Bungi Backpackers Hostel in Queenstown
3.9

BUNGI BACKPACKERS HOSTEL IN QUEENSTOWN

The closest thing we got to bungy jumping while in the "adventure capital" of New Zealand was staying at the Bungi Backpackers Hostel. The hostel provided a nice stay for us as we explored downtown and took a...
Jolly Swagman Backpackers in Sydney
4.0

JOLLY SWAGMAN BACKPACKERS HOSTEL IN SYDNEY

Our visit to Australia was more of a long layover in Sydney so we looked for a hostel that was close to downtown for us to easily visit in a short amount of time. Jolly Swagman Backpackers looked like a fun...
Sports 1 Hotel in Hue
4.7

SPORTS 1 HOTEL IN HUE

We chose to stay in Sports 1 Hotel in Hue, Vietnam, mainly because of it's cool name. The hotel itself has nothing to do with sports, but still provided a lovely, relaxing stay that we were looking for at the...
Kuhl Liberator Convertible Pants
4.8KUHL LIBERATOR PANTS

GEAR REVIEW: KUHL LIBERATOR CONVERTIBLE PANTS

Q: You need convertible trousers but don't want to look like too much a backpacker when walking the city streets, what do you do? A: Buy the Kuhl Liberator Convertible pants. Kühl calls it...
Phuong Hoa Nha Trang Hotel
4.9

PHUONG HOA HOTEL IN NHA TRANG

After spending a sleepless night at an old, noisy budget hotel in Nha Trang, Vietnam, we packed our bags to look for a better place on foot. Just a few doors down we were pleasantly surprised to find Phuong...
Vinh Hung Library Hotel in Hoi An, Vietnam
4.6

VINH HUNG LIBRARY HOTEL IN HOI AN

A one-night stay is not enough at the Vinh Hung Library Hotel in Hoi An, Vietnam. This hotel was one of the prettiest hotels we've stayed and had the best free breakfast we've had on this trip. We could only...
Eagle Creek Pack-it Cubes, Gear review, packing list, travel
4.8

GEAR REVIEW: EAGLE CREEK PACK-IT CUBES

The more round-the-world packing lists I read while making my own, the more I realized I might actually need some help organizing my backpack. Therefore, I ended up with a Eagle Creek Pack-It Cube Set for...
PrAna Stretch Zion Short, gear review, travel, packing list, best shorts for travel,
5.0

GEAR REVIEW: PRANA STRETCH ZION SHORTS

When packing for our trip, I was as picky with shorts as I was with my footwear. I only wanted to pack two actual pairs of shorts: the first pair casual and comfortable, the second would be light running...