Advice and tips on travelling by an interest. Not sure where you want to go yet but interested in wildlife, world food, adventure travel, technology and travel gear, cycling holidays, family travel, budget travel, health tips, working overseas, gap years, diving, trekking and more. Ready to talk travel? We’re waiting. Get help, get connected, get inspired and have your say.
Backpack and gear advice, shoes, travel clothes and more
Wax lyrical on the art of travel: film, books, art, music, architecture.
Diving and snorkelling travel advice
Get lost and go
Advice for young travellers on a gap year or RTW trip
Fill up on food talk, share your recipes, sample local delicacies.
Travel health and vaccination advice forum
Lugging the littlies 'round the globe – advice for travelling with children
Advice on gay-friendly holidays, same-sex vacations, pride festivals, safety and more
Want to catch a cargo ship, crew a yacht or jump on a ferry? Find your sea legs here!
For all the conversations that don't fit in anywhere else on Thorn Tree.
Spend the kids’ inheritance and hit the road – travel forum for older travellers
Bike touring and travel advice
Green travel advice, responsible and sustainable tourism
Snow trips, ski holidays, winter sports travel forum
Linguaphiles and word nerds around the world, give the gift of gab.
When your life is just one big trip. Your guide to overseas adventures.
Swap blogging tips and share your experiences with other travellers through your blogs, videos, and photos
Accessible travel forum
Budget travel advice forum
Travel tech advice – laptops, tablets, cameras, GPS
Hiking, trekking, tramping, rambling, mountaineering, climbing travel advice
Wildlife tourism and nature travel advice