The Monthly Express covers all the things going down in BvtW land for the previous month. The goal is to help you get on top of what's been going on so you can start the next month fresh and ready to roll. Train's leaving... all aboard!
Western China is a difficult place to travel if you don't know Chinese... or Uyghur. Either way, it's all super foreign and we have some hilarious adventures because of it. Read on to discover a few of our most recent!
We told Hostelworld that we wanted to head south of Istanbul to Canakkale so we could explore both Troy and Gallipoli. Hostelworld matched up our plans and set us up with a stay at the Anzac Hotel, right in the downtown of Canakkale.
Have you ever imagined going on a holiday to Europe but actually getting money refunded to you when you are flying home? Well, if you like shopping, then this Thrifty Thursday guest post by Jo Karnaghan will tickle your fancy!
The third day of our Intrepid Travel tour in Cappadocia involved bike riding... and let's just say that Pat and I are not bike people. It was an experience that I'm glad we attempted, but during those few hours, I'm sure we said once or twice that we would never get on a bike ever again!
Central Asia, the lands of the ancient Silk Road, and the route of much trade, war, and magic, has been my obsession for a long time — only I haven’t explored that much of it beyond my beloved Kyrgyzstan... until now.