The 8 best cities to break up in

The 8 best cities to break up in

Most of the time, breaking up sucks. In some cities, however, it’s not as bad as others. If you have to break up, here’s where you’re going to want to be to make it suck less. Prague As a city so full of energy, you cannot go wrong with Prague....

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5 lessons from 5 years of selling travel

5 lessons from 5 years of selling travel

If there’s one thing that’s constant in the travel and tourism industry, it’s that everything is always changing. It’s a moving target, and keeping up requires total willingness to open up to whatever may be around the bend. This month (today, actually!) marks the 5th anniversary of Urban Adventures, a...

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10 Things Backpackers Can Relate To

10 Things Backpackers Can Relate To

Whether you’ve backpacked in Asia or Europe, Latin America or Africa, many backpacking experiences are the same. Before you start your next wild adventure, be prepared to get cosy with your new best friend…the backpack, because it doesn’t matter where you go, these are things all backpackers can relate to! ...

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A Local’s Guide to Freo

A Local’s Guide to Freo

If you head to Perth, you will more than likely also take the short suburban train ride down to Fremantle. But before you go, know one thing: you won’t be calling it Fremantle…it’s Freo here, and you’d better get used to it – you’ll be saying it and hearing it...

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Where To Chow Down On Street Food

Where To Chow Down On Street Food

Street food is the best. It’s cheap, authentic, and local. Sure, you have to be a bit careful you don’t end up with a mad case of Delhi belly (actually, you should be a lot careful about that one…), but seriously, street eats tick so, so many travel boxes. Budget-friendly?...

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Photo of the Week: Golden Skies in Istanbul

Photo of the Week: Golden Skies in Istanbul

It’s impossible not to love a gorgeous sunset shot over a city skyline. Which is the exact reason why we are head over heels for this beautiful photo of Istanbul. Not only does this city look perfect as you look out over the rooftops in the foreground, but with the...

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Travel Resolutions for 2014

Travel Resolutions for 2014

For every seasoned traveller, the New Year brings with it a blank page upon which fresh and exciting travel adventures will be made. While we know that you will all have your own personal destinations in mind for your 2014 travel plans (I’m personally looking forward to cruising round Havana...

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Photo of the Week: Contrasts in Cusco

Photo of the Week: Contrasts in Cusco

This week’s pick for photo of the week is by our local partner in Lima, Mary. We love the composition of the photo, and the colours are beautiful. The photo, taken at a church in Cusco, has a somber feel to it, despite the array of bright colours.

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Photo of the Week: Paris From Above

Photo of the Week: Paris From Above

Paris is absolutely perfect for stretching out on the lawn with a book, picnic, and bottle of wine. Our local guy, Tim, captured this beloved Parisian activity, and we just love how the photo turned out.

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Photo of the Week: Waiting for Food in Seoul

Photo of the Week: Waiting for Food in Seoul

This week’s photo was snapped by Thomas, our local partner in Seoul. He found this little guy, who  made the most out of having to wait in line to get into a Korean gourmet restaurant in a traditional village outside Seoul.

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