30 Awesome Adventures On The Cheap

Thumbnail image for 30 Awesome Adventures On The Cheap by The Runaway Guide 22 July 2013

Maybe I was born this way or maybe I grew up watching too much Indiana Jones. Whatever the case, I tend to spend way too much time looking up and […]

Cross The Dairen Gap On An 85 ft Sailing Yacht

Thumbnail image for Cross The Dairen Gap On An 85 ft Sailing Yacht by The Runaway Guide 20 May 2013

Although most backpackers embark on this trip in order to safely traverse the drug cartel filled jungle known as the Dairen Gap, it is much more than simply a ferry […]

Go Rafting In Costa Rica!

Thumbnail image for Go Rafting In Costa Rica! by The Runaway Guide 25 March 2013

Rafting is much more than simply floating down a treacherous river in an inflatable boat that looks like it’s ready to pop. It’s more than just a cheap adrenaline rush. […]

How To Go Volcano Boarding! Everything You Need To Know

Thumbnail image for How To Go Volcano Boarding! Everything You Need To Know by The Runaway Guide 15 March 2013

After an hour hike we make it to the very top of the 2,000 ft volcano known as Cerro Negro. The only thing left to do now, volcano board down […]

Visit The Pyramids For Cheaper Than You Think

Thumbnail image for Visit The Pyramids For Cheaper Than You Think by The Runaway Guide 1 March 2013

We’ve all seen them in pictures or on our 3D Hi-Def Tv’s, but there’s nothing like seeing them in true life. Whether you visit them on foot, camel, horse, or […]

How To Protest Around The World

Thumbnail image for How To Protest Around The World by The Runaway Guide 13 February 2013

I look up. A volley of cans are hurling in a high arc through the smoke filled air. I immediately calculate their trajectories and realize they’re heading right for me. […]

European Music Festival Guide

Thumbnail image for European Music Festival Guide by The Runaway Guide 11 August 2012

European summer festivals are epic. They are arguably the largest, longest, most drug and sex filled, multi-cultural parties in the world. There is so much drinking and fornicating going on […]

How To Become A Pirate

Thumbnail image for How To Become A Pirate by The Runaway Guide 7 July 2011

Among the prospective life paths I envisioned as a child, becoming a pirate ranked right up there with Indiana Jones, James Bond, and Batman.  What could be cooler than climbing […]