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How to Watch TV While Backpacking or Living Abroad

I must admit, I really enjoy watching tv. However, between the lack of the same stations, time differences, and poor-quality Internet, it can be hard to keep up with your favorite television shows while traveling. While some ma...
by Jim Cheney

Train connecting Athens, Greece to Sofia, Bulgaria

5 Ways to Get the Most From Your Eurail Pass

Backpackers to Europe know that the only way to travelĀ is on the continent’s endless train tracks. While flying might be faster, and in some cases cheaper, nothing can beat the joy of rail travel in Europe. Not only does...
by Jim Cheney


Downtown Seoul, South Korea at Gwanghwamun Plaza

How to Spend $30 or Less in a City

The idea of traveling around the world can be very daunting. Whether you are touring Europe on a large budget or backpacking in Southeast Asia on a tiny one, the world can seem like a big vacuum, sucking the money out of your p...
by Jim Cheney