On the Road:
We are researching and booking hostels through the following sites:

Here's our take on some of the places we have stayed and eaten:

General trip planning:

For general information on country destinations, we have been obsessively watching the Lonely Planet Globe Trekker series (, as well as Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" ( Actually, we've been glued to the Travel Channel when pretty much any show about one of our destinations comes on.


What to do on the ground: