Big Blog Map with Ben Jones

Big Blog Map with Ben Jones

Blogs
Recently, we caught up with Ben Jones of Big Blog Map.  The Big Blog Map displays Travel Blogs Geographically. Find the best USA, Europe, South America and Asia Travel Blogs. Why did you start the project? I started the project to organise the world of travel blogs. I’d always thought that travel blogs were a great way of researching a trip, but often it’s hard to find the ones that you want. If I’m going to Rio, I want to read lots of quality travel blogs about Rio. Google wasn’t cutting it and so I thought up the Big Blog Map as an alternative. It displays travel blogs geographically based on the place they write about. How do you find the blogs? Originally, I found the blogs by googling ‘Best…
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Touring the Real Berlin

Touring the Real Berlin

Blogs, Tours
OK, you've seen the Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie and floated down the Spree, but where is the "real" Berlin?  Where do Berliners hang out?  What are they into?  Show me the real stuff.  The gritty stuff.  Show me Berlin! We recently caught up with Adie of Alternative Berlin - "Several years ago we invented the Alternative Berlin tours concept to show other responsible, respectful and open minded people the raw side of the city. To support the places we love and which we felt needed our help before they are swallowed up and changed forever. Unlike other bandwagon jumpers who see our Alternative tours as a new fad to cash in on, we live and breathe this stuff and we are in it for the long haul. No guide books…
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Two London refugees living ze dream in Berlin

Two London refugees living ze dream in Berlin

Blogs
Want to know what is going on in Berlin?  Follow the blogs.  The latest in the social scene to street art or just plain old every day Berlin life is discussed everyday in the ether. Recently, we caught up with James and Zoë of überlin – LDN to BLN. Two London refugees living ze dream in Berlin. We are James, a freelance writer and social media analyst, and Zoë, a digital designer and photographer. As soon as we figured out we could do this stuff from anywhere with a wi-fi connection, we packed up our laptops and our cats and got the first flight from London to our favourite city in the world: Berlin. This blog documents our new life in a new city, and hopefully lots of new fun…
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