Africa : Blogentry
Ben Groundwater It's not like a normal restaurant. This place takes BYO to an extreme.
The Backpacker Some cities take a while to reveal their charms - but these are the ones I loved as soon as I arrived.
The Backpacker The big chain hotels probably have their attractions, but if you've got the choice it has to be a guesthouse.
The Backpacker The world's greatest city? Who cares? Bigger isn't always better - here are some the world's best bite-sized destinations...
The Backpacker The boys were convinced it was a hangover, but I'd never had a hangover like this before.
The Backpacker Some cities are quiet, circumspect. You can spend days in them without meeting anyone. This is not one of those cities.
The Backpacker Remember your first travel experience? Everything was amazing and different ... and impossible to sustain.
The Backpacker Want to get that perfect shot? There are some destinations where you can't go wrong, no matter what your skills ...
The Backpacker Despite what they say, nothing around here comes at 'no cost to you'.
The Backpacker You can't find yourself until you've gotten lost', they say. Bleargh. I hate getting lost.
The Backpacker Certain phrases should set off alarm bells for every traveller.
The Backpacker Try explaining the joys to some people and they'll think you're bananas.
The Backpacker The best travel moments are usually the lucky ones.
The Backpacker There are several ways to know your cab driver has no idea where he's going.
The Backpacker Two authors from my childhood reading inspired me to discover my dream destination.
The Backpacker Some holiday destinations are good for just that: holidays. But travel can be a lot more than that. If you’re looking for a country that will change your life, then these are the places to start.
Ben Groundwater It's like eating McDonald's or listening to Bon Jovi: you're not supposed to admit you like going on tours.