Funding

12 Mar: Crowdsourcing a Social Venture While Abroad

Slowly but surely, travel is changing. The magic of the internet has transformed how we connect with other people and how we find funding for our adventures.   It’s no longer a matter of knowing the right people or having independent wealth (though that never hurts). If you have a the will to travel and the chutzpah to pack up and take the leap, you merely have to get in front of the right people, and the funding will come. It’s easier said than done, though, right? With so many people campaigning for their own projects, how do you set…

02 Mar: How To Find A Cheap Hotel Room: What To Look For And What To Avoid

A comfy bed, fluffy towels, and plenty of free soap; sometimes you just need the comforts of a nice hotel room. Even if you’re used to staying in hostels or AirBnB accommodation, there are places that they are just not available or can be difficult to book last minute. But with average daily rates climbing every year, it can seem silly to spend a lot of money on a room you probably won’t be spending that much time in if you’re out exploring all day. Take a look at the following tips on what to look for and what to…

16 Feb: 7 Ways to Travel While Enrolled in College

While you’re in college, there are plenty of things you have on your plate to do or prepare for. There are full-time courses to worry about and potentially a job you might work to help pay the many expensive fees school brings. Even while you’re handling all that college is putting on your schedule, you can still have big dreams and goals you want to accomplish. If one of those dreams is traveling, you’re in luck. There are ways you can still go to your favorite destinations while you’re in school. You won’t be set back in your course schedule,…

09 Feb: Get Your Fix: 5 Ways to Get More Travel in Your Life

Travel provides the perfect opportunity to check out new places and cultures. It expands your mind, and the memories you create will stay with you the rest of your life. The challenge is finding the time to travel, especially if you lead a busy life or don’t have much disposable income to put towards trips. But with the right strategy, those excuses will be a thing of the past. Here are five great ways to start traveling more often. Set up Travel Alerts If you’re open regarding where you travel, then you should definitely set up alerts from a few…

02 Feb: 6 Tips On How To Crowdfund Your Travels

Traveling the world is a bullet on everyone’s bucket list. Many people work hard and earn money only to fulfill their eternal dream to see the whole world before they bid an adieu. This is because traveling is so much fun. But, things instantly change and the fun rises to manifolds when someone else puts their money on the table to fulfill your dream. Well, this might sound unreal, but it is not a novel thing. We of course are talking about crowdfunding. Crowdfunding is the tool that has helped many  cover the tortuous path that leads them to their…