Archive for May, 2013

Kupu Kupu Beach Villas and Spa, Koh Phangan

Waking up in the morning with the ocean just a stone’s throw from our villa with nothing else but coconut palms in view, we had found paradise. Here on Koh Phangan we had found the ideal island getaway: Kupa Kupa Beach Villa...

Tips on How to Cure Expat Isolation Abroad

So you’ve packed up your life, said farewell to your family only to feel slightly homesick a few months later.   You miss your friends, you feel isolated as a foreigner in your new land and long for the cuisine your mom use...


EPIC Hotel, Miami

Whether you're looking to soak up the Miami vibes or just looking for a place to kick back and unwind, EPIC definitely delivers what it promises -- and more.

Best in Travel: The Tourist Trail, Traveling with Kids, and Gambia Project

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring  t...

Behind the Scenes: Interview with Our Columnist, Lauren Manuel

So good to have you join WildJunket team! Tell us a bit more about yourself. I am a vibrant South African with persistent wanderlust six continents later.  I love being able to share the shades, scents and tastes of new lands ...


Hotel Glocke Backpackers, Bern

Situated right in the middle of Bern’s old town, right beside the famous clock tower (Zytglogge), Bern Backpackers is the most centrally located hostel in Bern. Its fully renovated building is actually part of the city&...


Minotel Crystal, Lausanne

All in all, we would recommend this hotel if you're looking for affordable and no-frills accommodation right in the city center.


Youth Hostel, Zermatt

Overall, we think that this Youth Hostel is the best choice for winter sports enthusiasts that want to enjoy the first class slopes in Zermatt without expending hundreds of dollars in accommodation.

How to Improve your Language Skills Using the Internet

The Internet is one of the most expansive, perfect sources for language learners; it can help you get started or improve in any area of language acquisition from listening and speaking to reading and writing.  Depending on wha...


Geroldswil Hotel, Zurich

Situated in the Geroldswil suburb of Zurich on the Limmat Valley, Geroldswil Hotel is a great option for those visiting Switzerland's capital in style without breaking the bank.