Airline pricing systems are pretty strange. Compared to other means of transport where tickets are priced by distance and class, airline tickets are often priced based on competition. This means that there are times that a ticket for a 5000 km journey is cheaper than one for a 500 km … more »
Travel Tips by Backpack ME
When you’re on the road for so many years you pick up little pieces of information that help you get by. Here, we share with you all the travel tips that we use to make our money go further and our lives easier.
Protect your backpack with – the system
On several occasions during our travels we found ourselves in busy touristic cities. Places like Rome, Paris, and Barcelona that are known to have opportunistic pick pockets. We’ve heard so many stories of friends having their wallets or phones stolen, their bags snatched or at times they even had articles … more »
Do I need a return flight? How do I book one?
A question we get asked a lot when people travel internationally is whether they need a return flight or a flight out of the country that they’re visiting. There’s not really one answer to this question but in general it’s always better if you do have proof of a return … more »