Category Archives: On the Road

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs While Traveling

If you pick up bed bugs when backpacking or traveling, don’t worry.  You have time to get rid of them before you get back home.  Just take a day out of your trip to do some cleaning and then you can carry … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Bed Bugs When Traveling

Coming from the US, I used to think of bed bugs as something of the past, but they can be a backpacker’s nightmare.  When traveling to third world countries and staying in hostels and hotels frequently, you risk encountering these … Continue reading

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Surfing, An Obsession

For the last few years, I have been obsessed with surfing. The first time I learned was around Christmas 2009 in Cabarete, Dominican Republic.  The idea dawned on me one day: “I want to surf,” and I booked myself a week in a surf camp … Continue reading

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