Category: Transportation

Eurail Passes in a Nutshell

Probably the most common method of travel for European backpackers is via the vast network of national railways. One of the easiest and most cost efficient ways of accessing rail travel is the tried and true Eurail Pass. The Eurail Pass provides access to the national railways of up to 27 countries. This can allow […]

Posted: May 19th, 2014
Flights to Europe for $100?

Probably the single most expensive purchase the would-be backpacker has to make is a plane ticket to Europe. For shorter backpacking trips, this can be well over a quarter of the overall cost. There are a number of strategies for finding cheap airfare, many of which are covered in our flights section. However, the most […]

Posted: September 4th, 2013