Read Jonny’s stories from touring Antarctica, where he visited the British and Polish bases, swam in the sea, hiked Cuverville and fell in love.
Read Jonny’s stories from Africa, which he has visited 4 times.
Read all Jonny’s stories from Europe.
MICRONATIONS and CRAZY REPUBLICS
Jonny’s real backpacking niche lies in remote towns, unrecognised countries, wacaday republics, disputed regions, self-proclaimed countries, special zones and pure fire Micronations. Expect to read the ONLY backpacking stories on places like Nedland, Austenasia, Krolestwo Dreamlandu and Adammia.
Read about Jonny’s journeys in the Middle East
Read Jonny’s Journeys through North and Central America. From Toronto (birthplace of this website) all the way south to Panama City.
Read Jonny’s adventures through every country in South America.
JONNY BLAIR IN THE MEDIA
Jonny Blair has qualifications in radio production, journalism and public relations. As a result, he has featured prominently in football, travel and music media the world over during his life.
JONNY'S LATEST STORIES
Having travelled the world far and wide for the last 14 years, I am now bringing my readers some good discounts and ways to save money as you start your journeys, now mine has been stalled slightly. I have teamed up with Agoda, and apart from contacting hotels personally, Agoda are the ONLY website I Read more about Tuesdays’ Travel Tips: Saving Money By Booking Hotels On Agoda[…]
My 2016 travels took me to the Polish seaside port of Gdynia and later, through a travel friend, Karolina, to Tczew. I toured Gdynia because I was reviewing a cool food tour for Eat Polska, while based at the marvellous Cycle On Hostel in Gdansk. I later toured Tczew before depression kicked in and Don’t Read more about Backpacking in Królestwo Dreamlandu: The Obscure Polish Micronation[…]
“You’ve got a feeling lost inside, it just won’t let you go” – Noel Gallagher. Our journey takes us to many countries and to the edge of those countries, there are borders where we often gaze over into another land. A land, that for one reason or another, we didn’t actually visit. There are five Read more about Five Countries I Was So Close To, Yet Never Backpacked[…]
“Give me just a smile and would you make it snappy, get your sh*t together girl” – Noel Gallagher. When you have visited 154 countries, disputed or not, it can be hard to decide where to go next and for the last year of my life, my travels have simply been stalled. Facts don’t lie. Read more about Don’t Stop Living 10 Years On. Staying in Poland. BUT Where To Travel To Next?[…]
No matter how often you travel, how many countries you backpack, what your purpose is, or where your journey takes you, finding more space in your suitcase is important. Instead of buying bigger suitcases so that you can take more things, it’s easier on your wallet and your back if you earn to pack lighter Read more about 8 Space-Saving Packing Techniques For Travellers[…]
New York’s Central Park is world famous for its beauty and diversity of landmarks. It has beautiful places to visit, an infinite amount of activities to partake in, and lots of intriguing people to meet. Located in Manhattan, Central Park is a perfect place for good food and good people. It spans on 843 acres Read more about Touring New York City: 5 Central Park Landmarks You Need To See[…]
While you’re booking travel arrangements for your next big adventure, there’s also that nagging question about what to do with your pet family at home, you might have read recently about my family dog Rocky and his diet. It takes extra coordination to find a suitable place for boarding your pets, and it’s essential to Read more about The Best Way to Board Your Pets While You’re Traveling[…]
I have had four ventures into Africa so far in life, each time smuggling at least a brace of countries into my backpack, my first ever African country, was actually South Africa…Cape Town South Africa holds the distinction of being the southern-most urban center in Africa, as well as the second largest city on the Read more about How Did Cape Town become the Best African Travel Destination? Find Out![…]