Tuesday, 22 May 2018

19 Car Rental Pitfalls To Avoid

I’ve hired dozens of cars all over the world, and learned a lot of these lessons the hard way. Benefit from my experience and don’t make these 19 nauseating car rental mistakes.
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Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Top 60 Photos of 2017

2017 was a transitional year for Travel With Bender and my travel pace slowed down. But I was still able to capture a range of amazing scenes and moments from the United States, Australia, Turkey, Israel, Jordan, France, and Indonesia. Take a look through my favourite photos of this year.
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Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Peak Design Everyday Backpack Review: One Bag For Photography, Travel And Everything Else

I have truly given the Peak Design Everyday Backpack a thorough workout. It’s been on cross-continental flights, desert hikes, in crowded cities, on bustling buses, at the beach, and everywhere in between. Get all the info you need about this popular travel & photography backpack in my hands-on review, and find out if it's right for you.
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Sunday, 29 April 2018

"We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come." - Joseph Campbell _ Sunrise through Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park, Utah. _ These colours are 100% real. Witnessing the bright orange glow under the arch is pure magic. It was well worth waking up 1 hour before the crack of dawn in sub freezing temperatures to capture this. _ I've just published the ultimate guide to an Arizona & Utah road trip on travelwithbender.com (or follow the link in my bio @travelwithbender). 15 days of incredible nature, hiking and more (including Mesa Arch). I've included everything you need from accommodation to entry prices to restaurants to interactive maps and even ninja road trip tips.


The Ultimate Arizona & Utah Road Trip Guide: 15 Days Of Scenic Byways, Canyons, Hiking And Exploring

Arizona and Utah are amongst my favourite places on Earth. The stunning natural beauty speaks for itself. Jaw-dropping canyons, snaking rivers, rusty red cliffs and scenic roads in every direction. It’s raw, majestic, inspiring and yet peaceful. And the best way to explore this magical land is by road trip. I’ve packed this massive article with everything you need for your next road trip adventure: maps, route planning, activities, hikes, food and accommodation. All you have to do is enjoy it!
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