Tips on How to Travel With Your Bike

Exploring new destinations on your bike is one of the dreams of many cyclists. This post gives tips on how to travel with your bike. Traveling with your bike can be challenging. It can be costly, inconvenient and time consuming. This article provides you with tips on packing, saving costs, means of transporting and dissembling […]

16 Ways to Use a Sarong While Traveling

I don’t think that it is any secret that sarongs are an awesome bit of travel kit. They are light-weight, compact, and extremely versatile. Here are 16 ways to use a sarong while traveling. Personally, I have had my ums and ahhs about traveling with a sarong. Much like baby-powder the sarong has come and […]

How to Make Coconut Oil

This post shows how to make coconut oil, the old school way. I mean, it shows how to make coconut oil like they do in the mountain villages in the Philippines. I think coconut oil is one of the greatest things in the world. Seriously. I use it for a bunch of stuff. One day […]

10 Uses for Baby Powder While Traveling

This post lists my top 10 uses for baby powder while traveling. I first came across the usefulness of baby powder many years ago back in my military days. They used to issue a blend of medicated talcum power to put on your feet. Then , during my earlier days of traveling, I would occasionally […]

12 Uses for Tiger Balm Whilst Traveling

This post gives 12 uses for tiger balm whilst traveling. There are two types of tiger balm. White and red. I carry white tiger balm because it is more versatile. Red tiger balm is stronger and used more for more severe muscle aches. For not so severe muscle pain I just use white and it […]

The Useful Knots Book: How to Tie the 25+ Most Practical Knots

The Useful Knots Book: How to Tie the 25+ Most Useful Knots. Discover How to Tie the Only Knots You’ll Ever Need! Kindle: SurviveTravel.com/Useful-Knots-Book-Amazon $4.37. Print: SurviveTravel.com/Useful-Knots-Book-Print $8.77. Get it FREE with kindle unlimited. Inside The Useful Knots Book: How to Tie the 25+ Most Practical Knots you will learn all you need to know […]

32 Ways to Use Coconut Oil While Traveling

This post lists 32 ways to use coconut oil while traveling. A couple of friends I met up with in Thailand put me onto coconut oil. They (girls) were using it in their hair and as a moisturizer. After doing a little research I discovered that there are many ways to use coconut oil while […]

Six Incredibly Useful Travel Apps

This post is about what I think are six incredibly useful travel apps. I have a tonne of apps on my phone but these are the ones which I feel are the six most useful travel apps. At least they are the ones I use the most often when traveling. This list of incredibly useful […]

Best Travel Bag… Ever!

I recently acquired a shoulder bag in Thailand, and I love it. This post explains why I think my shoulder bag is the best travel bag ever, as well as some of the down-sides and how I over-came them. Before getting my shoulder bag in Patong Beach, Thailand I was carrying my 35L packaway day-pack […]

Traveling With an Umbrella

A have recently come under the opinion that traveling with an umbrella is awesome. Until about a month ago I had shunned the idea since I thought it would be cumbersome to carry around. Now that I have tried it for a month I find it to be one of my most used items. It […]

How To Make an Airplane Safe Survival Keychain

Late last year I made an airplane safe survival keychain. Since then I lost my survival keychain (I think I left it in Singapore), and my lock pick set got picked up by Australian security. They took it off me because it is considered a tool. I also had my mini multi-tool taken off me […]