• Avoid Transit in the USA

    This article describes routes between countries that avoid transit in the United States, since the documentation requirements to transit in the US can be onerous. It may be preferable to select itineraries that avoid the […]

  • Subways in the USA

    Whenever you visit a big city, look into an all-day transit pass. Typically, they’re priced at around two to four times the cost of a single ride, so they can be a great bargain for […]

  • Hitchhiking

    Hitchhiking is one of the cheapest ways of travelling. By tradition, hitchhiking is defined as soliciting a ride by standing at the edge of a road, facing traffic, with one’s thumb extended. You can meet […]

  • Radical Travel

    Whether it’s HAGGiS in Scotland, HAGGiS Britain in England and Wales, or The Shamrocker in Ireland, you can be certain of:The Radical Spirit:  Whatever country you’re in, catch the radical spirit as we take you […]

  • Freighter Travel

    Freighter travel is a less crowded, cheaper alternative for crossing a sea or ocean, not using airplanes or commercial cruise ships or ferries. A well-kept secret in these days of airport anxiety and worry about […]