Paris is No Daydream

Paris is just a city. It’s not some inherent source of inescapable romance, and it won’t immediately whisk you away into some fantastical love-induced adventure. Indifferent to your plights, apathetic of your expectations, and inconsistent with your dramaticized fantasies, Paris…

Ultimate CouchSurfing Guide: Etiquette and Being Polite to a Host

It doesn’t come as easy, as you might think, to be a guest. You are being hosted for one of two reasons: they thought you would be interesting to have around with whatever skills and stories you said you had,…

Ultimate CouchSurfing Guide: Is Tinder Leaking into CouchSurfing and Is CouchSurfing Safe?

Going onto the people who use Couchsurfing to hook-up, yes it happens. Is it looked down on? Not really unless that is your priority. The guys who only host girls are big indicators of these, but they still get girls…

Ultimate CouchSurfing Guide: The Types of People You’ll Meet

Let’s look at people. There are nudists, vegans, potheads, 80-year-olds, hippies, 80-year-old hippies, people who use Couchsurfing to hook-up, guys who only host girls, girls that only host girls, squatters, homeless travelers, people with no passport or visas, professional musicians,…

Ultimate Guide to CouchSurfing: How Do I Find a Host?

Ultimate Guide to CouchSurfing begins here.   Being able to find a host can be completely unreliable sometimes. Couchsurfing hosts are typically travelers who are not traveling at the moment. What happens during summer when most travelers are out and about?…

Couchsurfing: Beginner’s How-to

  Couchsurfing.com is not a free hotel. It’s not just free lodging, a place to throw your stuff in the afternoon, or a way to get free food. It is strangers trusting other strangers all around the world with a…

Beginner’s Guide to Hitchhiking

  Hitchhiking is the best way to travel. You’ll listen to the stories of people from places you’ve never heard of, you’ll visit places only locals know, and it’s free. You’ll sit on mountainside roads that you could never have…

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