Transport Guides - Off The Tourist Treadmill

Best Tips on How to Use Rome Public Transportation – Best Value Tickets – Airport Transfers

Rome Public Transportation Train

Rome is a big city and you would expect to have a lot of transport facilities to be able to go to point A to point B. The good news is that Rome public transportation is very cheap for a European capital.  I wish this was the same for London. We are going to write … Read more

How to Get to Holbox Island

how to get to holbox island

How to get to Holbox Island? In short, there are 2 main methods of transportation to Holbox Island: plane and road. Located off the north coast of the Yucatan, Holbox Island is one of the lesser-known treasures of Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula.   As the crow flies, Holbox is 60.9 km north-west of Cancun. This peaceful island … Read more

11 Good Reasons a Eurail Global Pass is Perfect for Your Trip to Europe


Before convincing you about the benefits of a Eurail Global pass, let’s take some time to explain more about this ultimate European rail pass.  In short, the popular Eurail Global Pass is an all-in-one train ticket for non-Europeans which allows you the flexibility to explore all of Europe by train.  Which European Countries Can I … Read more

A Full Guide to London Tube

London Tube

How Old is the London Underground? London Tube was the first underground in the world and opened in 1863.  In fact, construction started 8 years earlier in 1855.  The first underground line between Paddington and Farringdon Street opened on 10 January 1863. In 2013, Londoners celebrated 150 years of the London Tube. London Tube Lines … Read more