I travel every moment I have an opportunity. I love backpacking around Southeast Asia, it's such an amazing culture. I am South African born but I see myself as a global citizen that can't live in one place the whole time.
Definitely do Chiang Mai it is the cheapest part of thailand. I have been twice, the last time on my own and I stayed at Deejai Backpackers which was amazing. I met lots of people and we all had a great time. They also do private rooms which would be... See More
Amsterdam basically fits your requirements perfectly. Cape Town is better for climate and culture. There is so much to do especially outdoors. A car would probably be needed, but the city is very cheap so that makes up for it. I... See More
Get accommodation close to central station and red light district. Then you can mostly walk and use the trams. Get an "I Amsterdam" card for transport and free entrance to places as well as a free canal cruise. Excellent value for money with the card. I recommend... See More
In the old city is a must. There is so much to see and do on foot. Try stay close to the east wall of old city if you can. If you stay far away you will need to get transport in all the time. See More
I have done over 3 months worth of traveling in Thailand. I have done both the full and half moon parties. I never book accommodation until the day before or on the day. I have only got into trouble with this around the New Years full moon party. If you are going to be... See More
Deejai Backpackers. I met the best people there. They are cheap for even the private rooms. They have both dorms and private rooms. They have a pool and bar. Lots of fun and great people everywhere. See More