Gibraltar Travel Guides for Backpackers

Best Places to Visit in the Peloponnese Peninsula

The Peloponnese (or Peloponnesus) is a peninsula in southern Greece, a place full of mysteries and myths, archaeological sites and wonderful beaches, a place that has so much to offer so that it can please any type of traveller. Below you can find the must-see places in Messinia and Laconia […]
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Baguio City Travel Guide – Places to Visit

In this post, we’re going to take a look at places to visit in Baguio, restaurants and hotel recommendations, some packing tips and bus guides.   About Baguio City   Baguio City, known as the “Summer Capital of the Philippines,” is home to about 350,000 residents. This little city in the […]
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Hyderabad Itinerary: Must Visit Places

Summer holidays as a child were simply the best days ever! And for me, Hyderabad – the capital city of Telangana (one of the southern states of India) has been my vacation spot every year. While there are many of you who must have visited Hyderabad at least once in their lifetime, this article is for […]
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Top 4 Bucket lists to tick off in Spain, Costa del Sol

Costa del Sol (literally meaning coast of the sun) is a travelers’ paradise located on the southern part of Spain along the coastline of Malaga Province. Every year, Costa del Sol enjoys in excess of 325 days of sunshine that have made it the perfect destination for people targeting a […]
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Slow Travel in La Alpujarra, Andalusia

Let’s make the detour, we thought, so we forked right off Southern Spain's A-44 motorway towards La Alpujarra. A friend’s mother lived in a tiny village called Atalbeitar, and we made plans to visit her for lunch. We stopped on the A-4132 just past Orgiva to buy a bag of […]
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Top Places to Eat in Baguio City

You’re tired of the warm weather and craving for that cool breezy air. You maxed out the air-conditioning in your car, tried all the frappuccinos in the area, and find yourself chugging down that ice-cold pitcher of water in your refrigerator. In the back of your mind, you know what […]
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8 Places to visit in Novi Sad

About the city Novi Sad is the capital city of the autonomous province of Vojvodina and also the second largest city in Serbia. The Danube river divides two geographical regions – Bačku and Srem. Fruška Gora mountain is located on the other side of the river. Novi Sad is a […]
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Gibraltar: The Rock With Many Mysteries

Located in the farthest southern point of Spain, Gibraltar lays just above the equator and only a 45 minutes ferry from Morocco. Gibraltar is a small British colony with a population of approximately 30,000 people and a massive lime stone rock. That is why it is known as “The Rock” […]
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Mexico, Peña de Bernal, The Biggest Monolith on Earth

One of the Best Beauty Spots around Mexico City When you live in a huge place like Mexico City, you have to learn how to survive without going crazy with millions of people around you coming and going each day on the street. Of course the city has its own […]
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Tanger: a board between different cultures in Morocco

Going to Tanger was a totally unplanned trip. A friend of mine told me: I’ve found airplane tickets to Tanger at 36 euros from Madrid. Wanna come next weekend? Sure I’ve wanted! Tanger is a big city in Northern Morocco, in the Strait of Gibraltar. It has an impressive history, […]
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Sailing the Strait of Gibraltar

Where? Gibraltar Ceuta (Spanish Morocco) Estepona When? August – Hottest month, averaging 25°C January – Coolest month, averaging a mild 14°C We travelled in August can be very hot when venturing inland, however out on the water the wind tends to cool you down and you don't notice the heat of […]
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Precious diamond of Andalucia – visit Granada

For me, a girl from northern Europe, all the countries in the south look so appealing. The warmth, the southern friendliness, palms on every street corner and beautiful seaside. These four things are the key to perfect holiday. That is why few months back I decided to pack my stuff […]
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Things not to miss in Malaga

I've travelled several times in Spain, mostly to Barcelona and Madrid. And I immediately loved this country. Everything from Spain sounded good to me : the artists, the typical food for tourists (Sangria, Touron and Tapas), the sonority of the language … Then, my admiration for this country and its […]
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Gibraltar in a Day – A Taxi on the Edge

Gibraltar, a little piece of the UK clinging stalwartly to the bottom of Spain. The great Rock looks out over a narrow Straits of Gibraltar, where the north coast of Morocco lies only 14km away and well-visible on pretty much any day. This passageway is Pillars of Hercules; ancient gateway to […]
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Canberra: The Bush Capital of Australia

Many people wrongly believe the capital city of Australia is Sydney. It’s an understandable mistake. Sydney is often the landing point for international travellers coming to Australia, it draws in celebrities and is home to the iconic opera house. Canberra on the other hand, is a small city in a […]
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A Hippie's Journal of: Seville – Andalucía

A Hippie’s Journal of: Seville – Andalucía Ah! Seville .. the city of Tapas, Gazpacho, Flamenco and those famous juicy Oranges. As you stroll down the narrow streets in the old centre of the city, you will be amazed at what Seville has to offer you. The abundance of History […]
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