Explore Hostel in Negombo is taking reservations for a closed hostel at the moment.

Explore Hostel in Negombo is taking reservations for a closed hostel at the moment.

I used to stay at Explore hostel in Negombo, Sri Lanka, fairly often. It was one of my favourite places to stay in Sri Lanka. This is not the case any longer. And i highly recommend NOT to make a booking there.

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Flixbus looks nice from the outside. But Flixbus sucks, once you are inside the bus.

Flixbus looks nice from the outside. But Flixbus sucks, once you are inside the bus. So here is my Flixbus review.

I have just taken a couple of rides with Flixbus. And I was not impressed. So I decided to write this Flixbus review.

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Make sure that your hotel window is closed.

Make sure that your hotel window is closed.

Theft from hotel rooms is rare. But when it happens, it mostly happens because of unlocked windows.

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No selfies at the Dambulla cave temple please.

No selfies at the Dambulla cave temple please.

This is a very important travel tip if you go to Sri Lanka. Sri Lankans can get seriously upset if you take a photo of yourself, when turning your back to Buddha.

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Ask me a travel question.

Ask me a travel question.

I have been on the road for 29 years. And I have visited more than 75 countries. So I know a fair bit about traveling and I am always happy to help fellow travelers if I can. More »