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Stephen Gollan; Travel photographer/blogger, travelling the uncharted parts of the world, exploring the culture, cuisines and natural wonders to get you the latest travel updates.

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Which Backpack is the Best For Traveling?

Picking the Best Travel Backpack  

After traveling all seven continents I am constantly asked: “Which backpack do you use traveling?”. Why is this such an important question to travelers?

Your Travel Backpack is essentially your home! It must work with you in whatever style of travel you do!

Throughout my years of traveling, I have tested all kinds of backpacks for each individual style of travel and I can tell you that there is a perfect travel backpack for every type of traveler! And this is the ultimate guide to the best travel backpack.

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Cruise the Amazon River Manaus, Brazil

Cruising the Brazilian Amazon

Pictures this, steamy jungles as far as the eye can see, an abundance of rare wildlife, uncontacted tribes all unique with their own culture. This is the Brazilian Amazon and it has so many adventures for travellers. Brazil occupies one of the largest regions of the Amazon jungle and the remote city of Manaus is the starting point for all adventures into the Brazilian Amazon region. Traveling this part of the world cannot be done by road, but instead must be done by boat making it not only an extraordinary rare travel experience but a unique one that cannot be found easily in the modern world. Venture with me into Brazil’s final frontier, the Brazilian Amazon! 

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Cheap Adventure Travel Destinations 2020

Cheap Adventure Travel Destinations 2020

Query “Cheap Travel Destinations” and you will get the same list of countries travel bloggers have been telling you to go to for budget-friendly travel for years! Is it just me or are you sick of seeing the same list year after year? There is however plenty of other unique and incredible destinations waiting to be explored that are perfect for those on a budget! This list of destinations has fewer tourists, feels more authentic and will leave you with real travel memories that you will never forget, not to mention be able to brag about. Here is my list of true adventure and cheap travel destinations for 2020. 

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Cool Travel Items

Scratch Off World Map Poster

The perfect gift for any traveller

Scratch off the countries you've been to to track your travels!

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Top Things to Do in Haida Gwaii – Canada

Top Things to do in Haida Gwaii, Canada 

This is Canada’s top travel secret and those who have discovered it will tell you that it ranks not just in the top experiences in Canada but one of their favorite places they have been! The remote islands of Haida Gwaii also known as the Queen Charlotte Islands are coveted for their natural beauty, pristine nature, abundant wildlife, and indigenous Haida History. Hike through ancient growth forests, kayak amongst whales and discover an intriguing culture in which folklore can be found across the islands. This is Canada’s best-kept secret and here are the top things to do in Haida Gwaii. 

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