5 Amazing Vietnam beaches for you to discover

There are almost too many picture-perfect beaches in Vietnam. Choosing which ones to lounge on can be hard. Here are 5 of our favourite Vietnam island beaches.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Experience authentic Havana culture in the best casa particular Cuba has to offer

With over 50 brilliant reviews, Jorge and his family knows a thing or two about being great homestay hosts. The family who lives in the heart of Havana have been hosting guests from all over the world for nearly a decade. We spoke to Jorge...

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Exploring the pyramids and culture in Egypt's capital, Cairo

As the runner-up in the recent SnapGap competition, Brad won a homestay experience anywhere in the world. Read about his adventures in Cairo with his host Daniele.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Find the best cafés Lima has with our local guide

South America is renowned for its coffee production so where better in the world to try out the coffee? Discover Lima's top cafés with our coffee shop guide.

Written by Mary Plunkett

The best street food NYC has to offer

Discover New York City through its food trucks and get an authentic taste of American food at its greatest with our guide to the best street food in The Big Apple.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Around the world, one homestay at a time: adventures in Japan

Have you ever dreamed about travelling the world? Well that’s what one lucky competition winner, 22 year-old Denae gets to do.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Travelling alone in Europe: 5 cities to explore

Travelling alone is a great and once you start you may find it hard to stop. There’s no compromise on travel dates or itineraries. Find the best cities in Europe for solo travel with our guide.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Holiday destinations in India: 10 homestays to explore

With over one thousand homestay hosts in India, there are many reasons to visit this colourful country. We've put together a collection of our homestays for you to discover.

Written by Kim Gillick

Grazing through Granada: tapas bars for you to try

Granada's tapas bars are legendary. Find the best spots to chow down with a list of the city's best Andalusian bars to discover when you wander through the maze of streets with our top list of tapas bar and bodegas in Granada.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Lisbon Nightlife: the 10 best bars in Portugal's capital city

Lisbon is a great city to go out in. The food is great. The drinks are even better. But with so many bars to go out in, the choice can be a little overwhelming.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Five Wellington districts for you to hang out in

If you’re looking for a reason to make the trip to New Zealand’s capital city of Wellington, it won’t take you long to find an excuse. Regularly voted one of the world’s top cities, top destinations and...

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

A home away from home for a student in Yowie Bay

People choose to stay in homestays for all kinds of reasons: trips to new parts of the world, to experience different cultures, learn a language or simply to know that there's a friendly face...

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