July 2016

Visiting Some of Copenhagen’s Scandi Noir Settings

Scandi noir or Nordic noir is a genre used to describe Scandinavian crime fiction and the Holiday Taxis team love it. In the past few years, Scandinavian writers have revolutionised the crime fiction genre with their literary works. Simplicity, clarity and dramatic are the traits that best describe this genre. Per Wahlöö and Maj Sjöwall are two of the writers famed for breathing life into Sandi noir. Others who have redefined the face of European crime fiction include Jo Nesbo, […]

Best Round The World Routes for Backpackers

Picking the best round the world routes for backpackers can be challenging. Mainly because the joy of backpacking is that everything can be tailored to your individual preference. Whether you want to explore the wilderness or the urban jungle, there’s somewhere in the world that’s perfect for you. There are few places in the world that remain inaccessible to the adventurous backpacker. The Sahara and the Amazon are difficult to explore without organised trips, and there are some closed borders […]

The 11 African Endangered Species of Animals and Places to Visit to See them

For long history African animals have been a target for big game hunters and poachers during the 19th century when most explorers hunted the plains of Africa for wild game trophies consequently causing reduction if not extinction of specific species of animals. Today travelers hunt for the same opportunities to look at some of the African endangered species of animals for good reasons including photography, pleasure and research in different countries that are lucky enough to have those rare animals. […]

4 Ways To Afford Travel

There are many people out there that can’t afford to go on holiday and this is particularly the case for many students around the globe. The point is that travel is something that everyone should have access to and it is easy to get there if you know how. I decided to make this guide as a result, so here are some of my tips for affording your next holiday. Get a good deal One thing that I find over […]

Four Tips to Succeeding as a Digital Nomad

After years of working in a brick-and-mortar office building, you’ve finally had it. Maybe it’s the insane commute that leaves you stuck in traffic every day. Or perhaps you’ve had enough of your gossipy colleagues who are always chit chatting. Or maybe you simply yearn to strap on your backpack and see more of the world while still making a living. No matter the reason, you are ready to quit your 9-to-5 gig and work remotely, using whatever technology you […]