Dear Mexico City… (And An Easy Way To Help)

Dear Mexico City… (And An Easy Way To Help)
This week, an earthquake of 7.1 hit Mexico City and surrounding states. The epicenter was quite close so it caused a lot more damage than the 8.1 earthquake that occurred about a week earlier. The city is in shock, in crisis, and scrambling to help each other in any way they can. Many buildings collapsed, thousands injured, many missing, and hundreds dead. It was the deadliest since the destructive earthquake in 1985 that happened on the

How To Travel On A Budget And Make Money While Traveling

How To Travel On A Budget And Make Money While Traveling
Traveling is a great way to experience everything that life has to offer. It lets you view things from a new, fresh perspective and see plenty of different sights and culture. However, most people think twice before going to new places because they believe that travel is expensive. What most of them are not aware of is that there many ways to save money and make money traveling. (more…)

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Cooking When Traveling

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Cooking When Traveling
Most travelers find it more convenient to eat from local restaurants because they believe this is one of the best ways to experience the culture of the region. For them, cooking is nothing but a waste of time (time that can be spent on exploring new places). And sure, local food should be experienced at least once. However, there are many reasons why travelers should consider cooking when traveling. (more…)

7 Tips For Making the Most of a Trip to Australia

7 Tips For Making the Most of a Trip to Australia
Australia is a wonderful country, known for its pristine beaches, exciting Outback, laid back people, and of course, exotic animals like the koala and kangaroo. There is so much to do and see in this country that it pays to prepare in advance so that you can make the most of whatever time you have there. Here are some tips to help you do just that: (more…)

Experiencing the RV Life – Things You Should Know

Experiencing the RV Life – Things You Should Know
Being out and about often gives you more chances of experiencing life in ways beyond daily lifestyle. RV life is such a perfect example. Hitting the road to seek adventures and living it out is definitely out of the ordinary. Many find it challenging but it is one great way of exploring places and building memories to last forever. (more…)

How To Make Money When You Travel Long-Term

How To Make Money When You Travel Long-Term
Those of us with wanderlust, dream of a life where we can travel for months on end with no strings attached. However, the reality is that the money for all those plane tickets needs to come from somewhere. Few are lucky enough to be inherently wealthy enough to just travel without worrying about an income. But it's those with a lower budget that have the better sense of adventure. Thankfully, if you look hard enough,

Food Safety Tips for Travel – Don’t Let it Spoil Your Vacay

Food Safety Tips for Travel – Don’t Let it Spoil Your Vacay
Food is a massive part of traveling. Whether it’s trying new cuisines, eating at fancy restaurants while living the high-life, or eating meat cooked over a campfire. They are some of the strongest ways you can appeal to the senses of taste, smell, and site on your vacation. But they can also prove serious health risks. If you don’t want your trip cut short, keep these food safety tips for travel in mind. (more…)

New York State Vs New York City

New York State Vs New York City
So, you’re thinking of visiting New York. But which one exactly? After all, there is New York State and New York City! Sure, you could try and fit both of them into your trip, but there is so much to see and do in each one, it really will be better to focus on one and do it well. Are you wondering which one is worth it? I’ve put each of them to the test

Travel Guide to Paradise in Thailand – Koh Yao Noi Island

Travel Guide to Paradise in Thailand – Koh Yao Noi Island
When you're ready to pack your bags and take a trip, Thailand must be at the top of your bucket list. Thailand is a southeast Asian country famous for its food, beaches, temples, and Muay Thai kickboxing. But nowadays, has only a few places where you can find a remote paradise island like you once could. One such place is called Koh Yao Noi Island. It draws only a trickle of travelers because it only has some

Pets on Planes: What You Need to Know

Pets on Planes: What You Need to Know
It’s probably pretty obvious that Hipmunk loves animals (I mean, they have one as their mascot and they also boast a dog-friendly office). And as a travel company, they're highly sensitive to the conflicts that arise between wanderlust and the love for one’s pet. They are also pretty good at mitigating the risks when they choose to take pets on planes. Following the news of the untimely death of Simon the Giant Rabbit, they asked around