How To See A Ping Pong Show In Bangkok

Every time I come to Khao San Road in Bangkok I hear them. It’s hard not to. They make… >>

How To See A Ping Pong Show In Bangkok How To See A Ping Pong Show In Bangkok

What To Do If The Airline Loses Your Bag

Me: But it's been 5 days already! Your website says that now Norwegian Air will take over… >>

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A Guide To Street Performing & Making Money On The Road

I raise the Harmonica to my lips. My palms are so sweaty the harp nearly slides out. My… >>

A Guide To Street Performing & Making Money On The Road A Guide To Street Performing & Making Money On The Road

Travel Insurance: Everything You Need To Know

Since I am immortal or at least think I am, the thought of buying travel insurance pre-departure… >>

Travel Insurance: Everything You Need To Know Travel Insurance: Everything You Need To Know

Bali’s Stunning Sea Temples

by The Runaway Guide 18 June 2014

Perhaps because Bali is known as the “Island of the Gods,” it has also earned the nickname, “Island of a Thousand Temples.” While that number may seem large for such […]

Runaway Rendezvous With Madson A Brazilian Tour Guide

Thumbnail image for Runaway Rendezvous With Madson A Brazilian Tour Guide by The Runaway Guide 12 June 2014

Although traveling with Champion from Sicily to Sweden was stressful to say the least, it was probably one of the most gratifying and exciting adventures I’ve ever had. What truly made […]

Operation African Asylum: Meeting Survivors (Part 3)

Thumbnail image for Operation African Asylum: Meeting Survivors (Part 3) by The Runaway Guide 3 June 2014

We had heard that the Italians were rescuing boats when they got close enough. They pick up people in their navy ships and bring them to Sicily. I hope they find us soon. I […]

Operation African Asylum: The Backstory (Part 1)

Thumbnail image for Operation African Asylum: The Backstory (Part 1) by The Runaway Guide 3 June 2014

February 7th 2014 Skype Session (Guatemala – Sudan) Champion: I decided to go to Libya and then to Italiya. Hope we will meet in Norway. Leif: I’m coming with you […]

Operation African Asylum: The Search (Part 2)

Thumbnail image for Operation African Asylum: The Search (Part 2) by The Runaway Guide 3 June 2014

Just hours before I departed from JFK, I was put in contact with a a documentary film maker named Filippo. He and his wife had just completed the first portion of […]

Why Every Backpacker Should Consider Travel Insurance

by The Runaway Guide 25 May 2014

The fact is, you never know. You could be hurled out of a Thai Tuk Tuk and break your arm. You could accidently fall into an Indian porter potty and […]

Exploring The Night Life In Rome

by The Runaway Guide 23 May 2014

Rome is a capitol city celebrated for it’s grand history, Roman ruins, corner cafés, art, architecture, cuisine, and multiculturalism. And from the moment you arrive, you can sense the history […]

Above It All: NYC’s Best Rooftop Bars

by The Runaway Guide 23 May 2014

When I visit a new city one of my favourite things to do is make my way to someplace high and try to attain a bird’s eye view of the […]

Exploring the Basque Country by Car

by The Runaway Guide 16 May 2014

Spain’s Basque Country is a beautiful autonomous region nestled on the country’s northern coastline along the Bay of Biscay. Blessed with a unique culture, this Spanish jewel is a haven […]

A Relaxing Retreat In The Sicilian Countryside (26$/night!)

Thumbnail image for A Relaxing Retreat In The Sicilian Countryside (26$/night!) by The Runaway Guide 11 May 2014

The last time I was in Italy, my bag was ransacked on a train while I went to the bathroom, I got scammed into a fake iPad by a Houdini, and […]

Where To Go & Things To Do In Sichuan, China

by The Runaway Guide 6 May 2014

The province of Sichuan is situated in the west of China’s Southern Central Region. This large province boasts a number of interesting cities for visitors to explore as well as […]

Discover Mexico’s Mayan Riviera

by The Runaway Guide 6 May 2014

More and more Americans are heading to Mexico for their summer vacations than ever before. So much so that it has become as popular if not more than even the Caribbean. […]

Travel Insurance: Everything You Need To Know

Thumbnail image for Travel Insurance: Everything You Need To Know by The Runaway Guide 1 May 2014

Since I am immortal or at least think I am, the thought of buying travel insurance pre-departure hardly ever crosses my mind. And I would much rather invest in a […]

Planning A Motorcycle Road Trip For Beginners

by The Runaway Guide 30 April 2014

Do you have visions of an epic motorcycle tour through the Andes, a la the Motorcycle Diaries? Or perhaps you’re picturing yourself storming your way through the dusty red Australian […]

Travel To Newcastle Upon Tyne

by The Runaway Guide 23 April 2014

When looking into touring England, most people tend to focus on two types of destinations: remote countryside and the heart of London. Indeed, these locations carry the images and reputations […]

Top 5 Things To Do In Shanghai

by The Runaway Guide 23 April 2014

For centuries, Shanghai has represented one of China’s most important cities. Located on the East China sea at the end of the Yangtze River, the third longest river in the world, Shanghai […]

Travel Advice From 101 World Travel Experts

Thumbnail image for Travel Advice From 101 World Travel Experts by The Runaway Guide 16 April 2014

Travel could potentially threaten your physical well being or even lead to your demise. You might die in any number of horrific ways on your travels. You could come down […]

Dan Norris | The Stupid Foreigner | Top 100 Travel Experts

Thumbnail image for Dan Norris | The Stupid Foreigner | Top 100 Travel Experts by The Runaway Guide 10 April 2014

Countries Experienced: 50 Duration On The Road: 9 Years Regions Of Expertise: Eastern Europe, South East Asia Countries Of Expertise: Turkey, Thailand, Japan Travel Style:  Ultra Budget Backpacking Work Experience: Teaching English, Hostel/Hotel Work, Volunteering, […]

Flip | Flip Nomad | Top 100 Travel Experts

Thumbnail image for Flip | Flip Nomad | Top 100 Travel Experts by The Runaway Guide 10 April 2014

Countries Experienced: 13 Duration On The Road: 3 Years Regions Of Expertise: South East Asia Countries Of Expertise: Philippines Travel Style:  Budget Backpacking Work Experience: Travel Blogging Expert Advice For First Time Travelers: Be there. It’s […]

Chris Walker-Bush | Aussie On The Road | Top 100 Travel Experts

Thumbnail image for Chris Walker-Bush | Aussie On The Road | Top 100 Travel Experts by The Runaway Guide 10 April 2014

Countries Experienced: 12 Duration On The Road: 5 Years Regions Of Expertise: Oceania, East Asia Countries Of Expertise: Australia, China, South Korea Travel Style:  Budget Backpacking, Food, Expat Living, Humor Work Experience: Travel Blogging Expert, […]