Advice for Thailand visa requirements or extending your Thai Visa Thailand has something for almost everyone. Stunning beaches surrounded by breathtaking cliffs, beautiful islands, world class food, the list goes on and on. It’s not surprising then that Thailand is a popular destination for digital nomads and expats to live on a semi-permanent basis, especially seeing…

How to land English Teaching Jobs in China.  China is a land of exciting opportunity: a confluence of ancient culture and modern skyscrapers, a place where a city of 1 million is considered a “small town,” and a place where you can begin a life changing adventure. Whether you want to learn a new language,…

In addition to having internationally acclaimed beaches, a hospitable english-speaking population, and a very affordable cost of living, the Philippines also has one of the most traveller friendly tourist visas in the world. It’s possible to stay in the country long term on a tourist visa without needing to buy an international flight for a visa run.…

As a surfer, the ocean is your greatest respite. Not only does your time in the ocean bring you closer to nature, but it immerses you in a connection with the Earth’s most powerful elements. Millions of surfers from around the world head to the shores day in, day out, and it’s our duty to…

Indonesia attracts millions of tourists every year. It’s known for its critically acclaimed surf, thousands of beautiful islands, colourful culture and affordable living costs. Many people visit Indonesia for a quick holiday, while others want to stay for longer. Whether either are the case for you, you’ll need to be informed on the tourist visa…

“Pearl of the Orient”, the country where most backpackers swinging through the banana pancake trail don’t usually consider on visiting. Why? Maybe because it’s geographically out of the loop and not part of the established South East Asian trail. But, I certainly think future travelers should reconsider. And not just settle on a “maybe” kind…

Our third guest writer is Dany from travellingdany. She is an avid traveller and documents her adventures from all over the world, particularly the USA. Dany’s blog provides travelers with helpful tips, discounts and guides for those looking to plan their trip. She has written us this stunning article on how you can spend 24…

As a short feature, TravelGig has collaborated with a number of guest bloggers to hear about their worldwide adventures. Henar, from Henarwanderwings has written this stunning article on Madeira and used her own photographs to show you why you need to visit! Madeira is one of those places that many people overlook. Most would have heard…

Cairo is one of those cities that will leave you mentally beaten and bruised should you stay too long. The scary traffic, constant scams, horrible pollution and, the never ending harassment from relentless touts will make you want to scream: “I JUST WANT TO GET OUT OF HERE!” However, that’s just the price you have…

“Be a responsible citizen and take care of the planet,” has been drilled into our heads since we were children*. We learn to recycle, take a reusable bag grocery shopping, and not to litter. Trash is thrown in the bin and it’s taken away, never to be seen again. Streets and parks are generally clean. It’s easy…