Best of the Rest

Best of the rest

Everything else! A mix of destinations and topics in the world of budget travel and backpacking.

3 reasons why Romania should be your next hiking destination in 2023

Romania is the largest country in Southeastern Europe with a very rich and diverse geographic landscape. Going from the 2,500m high Carpathian Mountains to the Danube Delta, there are thirteen national parks and protected areas full of wildlife and rare vegetation. Despite all this, the country is not a popular hiking destination – which can […]

When to Go to Central America – Best and Worst Times to Visit

Central America’s popularity amongst travellers has grown during the 21st Century. Backpackers from around the world travel the length of what is a relatively small region while Costa Rica and Panama in particular have gained popularity amongst North American visitors on shorter trips. Below, we’ll look at the climate in various destinations and assess the […]

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