The best ethical animal volunteer programmes are difficult to find. There are thousands of organisations offering international animal volunteer programmes worldwide. For the thousands of people that embark on these opportunities, it is becoming increasingly difficult to differentiate between and to find honest and ethical organisations. Below, we have compiled a list of the best ethical…

‘The Expat Stories’ is a short series of interviews with expats from around the world. Our first story is of Anja Kukofka, a woman who left her job at one of Europe’s most famous fashion brands to pursue her dreams in Bali. Her ‘Black and White Story’ starts with the birth of her company, Mysayang (Balinese…

Slovakian-born Londoner Nika Janeckova made the jump from big city girl to digital nomad living on a remote island. Janeckova opened up to TravelHacker about why she left her career for the unknown and unsure reality of a digital nomad lifestyle. TravelHacker: Why did you decide to become a digital nomad? Nika Janeckova: As a little…

People have all sorts of different motivations for choosing their travel (or live and work) destinations. Adventure sports, art, food, culture… the where and how of traveling are entirely dependent on the travler. Italy’s reputation for innovation and quality have earned it a place as a top travel destination. Italy also has a lesser known…

At Travel Hacker, we’re not rich. Some of our core beliefs are that it doesn’t take much money to begin traveling, and that the Digital Nomad lifestyle can have a positive impact on one’s net worth. Turning those beliefs into reality takes preparation and discipline. Personal finance can be scary stuff, even without accounting for…