Posts Tagged ‘inspirational’

Budget Bicycle Touring

‘Budget’ and ‘bicycle touring’ are three words that one normally cannot put together. When I first decided to delve into the world of bicycle touring online, I was overwhelmed by the vast quantities of i...


Best in Travel: Why Southeast Asia, Charming Honeymoons in India, and Buying the Ticket

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...



How to Overcome Loneliness on the Road

Humans are social animals and quite often, we are not used to spending extended periods of time alone. When you’re on the road, you’re likely to be around strangers and in places where you know nobody. How can you o...


Hitchhiking Across Europe: My Journey

Walking away from a stable job and with my world on my shoulders, I asked my kind mother to drive me to a gas station I knew near a busy road. Coming from a small village, she was wary of my idea to hitchhike through Europe alo...



Why I Quit My Life to Travel

As I approached the end of my teenage years, I was forced to answer a question that would affect the rest of my life. What should I study at university? Effectively, it asked what job and life I would have until the end of my d...


Are You Addicted to Travel?

As a chocolate addict, I know the rules to avoiding a relapse: I try to keep anything cocoa-flavored out of my home and I avoid the appropriate aisles of temptation at the grocery store. But every once in a while, a craving wil...