Suitcase vs backpack – which should you take on your adventure?

One of the biggest decisions to make in the planning stages of your trip, apart from the itinerary, is whether to take a suitcase or a backpack. This is because the luggage you are carting around with

How to pack the perfect travel wardrobe

You’re super excited about your trip to the States, but before you can throw yourself into the experience, you’ve got to pack. So how hard can that be? Pretty damn hard actually. You want to have an

Get your adventure on in the Americas

Heading to the Americas is likely to be the adventure of a lifetime and for more reasons than you might think. This region has so many possibilities for adrenaline-filled activities we believe it’s the adventure capital of

10 reasons TrekAmerica ruins your life

So you’ve just got back from your awesome trip to the USA and now you have to deal with the fall-out. Not sure what we mean? Well, you’re now back to reality and nothing is quite the

Make travel your new year’s resolution

Okay, so we’re a week into 2016, has anyone stuck to their new year’s resolutions? I haven’t, that’s for sure. Those left over Christmas chocolates are just too tempting, the early morning runs before work are non-existent,

Top 10 Instagrammers to inspire your North American adventure

Instagram may have only been around for five years, but we can’t imagine our lives without it. There’s nothing better than snapping away, choosing filters and sharing our fab photos. It’s also a great place to get

The ultimate Christmas gifts for travellers

If your mate is putting all their spare cash into a trip to the USA or won’t stop banging on about one they’ve already taken, a Christmas pressie to do with their travels might be a good

Thanksgiving traditions to make you wish you were American

We’ve all seen it on the TV and in films, but getting to experience a true American Thanksgiving for real is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. There isn’t really an equivalent holiday in the UK and the closest thing

Where the USA got its Thanksgiving traditions

Wearing maternity pants, sitting down to watch a football game or ogling at hundreds of oversized balloons being paraded on TV. Where did Americans get these Thanksgiving traditions from and what have they got to do with

Tales from a Trekker

With so many of you lovely Trekkers joining us on the road each year we have decided to publish some of your stories right here for past, present and future Trekkers to read all about. We share