The Real Idiot Abroad Articles


Osprey Farpoint 70 Review (4 Year Review)

For anyone travelling, after your passport, then a good backpack is arguably one of the most important things to have. So, picking a good one is worth spending some extra time researching which one is the right one for you and I would recommend not to just go for the cheapest bag. The Osprey Farpoint 70 is the first proper backpack that I invested in and 4 years later it I am still using it as it still hasn’t let me down yet.


What Makes the best Hostels in the world, the best?

With so many options to choose from when booking a hostel it can be difficult to know where to start when deciding. But there are a few indicators that can help you in picking the perfect hostel for you. Here I have made a list of the top 10 things to look for when booking a hostel that I always use to help me decide on my next hostel.