Travel tips

travel tips
“Destiny is usually just around the corner. Like a thief, a hooker, or a lottery vendor: its three most common personifications. But what destiny does not do is home visits. You have to go for it.” C. R. Zafón – The Shadow of the Wind

Here you will find all the useful things I’ve learned during my travels. I’ll also explain some of the more unconventional ways of travelling that I’ve tried and hopefully encourage you to give them a go. Otherwise you can find my recommendations and travel tips for specific places in the photo travel guides for that particular destination (check out all the posts tagged as travel tips here).

Travel smoother

Sustainable travel

Also, check out my TRAVEL TRIVIA posts and learn something new!


  • Find a place to sleep: I use, which has a solid rewards system and lots of choice. You can use my referral link to get money back when you book – I’ll also get some money back, so we both win!
  • Try couchsurfing – stay with a local: Couchsurfing: how to (my favourite way of travelling)