My latest blogs

  •   Planning a trip to Honduras? Prepare yourself for this tropical paradise, Central America’s second-largest country. This country is full of hidden gems like gorgeous pristine islands, ancient ruins, lush rainforests, and picturesque mountains that attract about 2 million tourists annually. Unfortunately the vast majority
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  • Planning a trip to El Salvador? This is your guide to visit the most beautiful places in the country. El Salvador may be a small nation but it is rich in both culture and geography. This stunning ‘must-visit’ destination sits in the heart of Central
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  • Traveling to Asia and planning your trip? Don’t get stuck with high roaming costs or let slow overseas data roaming packages annoy you. Get yourself a travel sim for Asia. In this guide I will show you the best available options for buying an international
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  •   Finally it is back again on popular demand: Traveltomtom Group Trip. Exactly a year after my first group trip to Iceland, I am excited to announce that I will host another group trip and this time we are going to Africa! Where exactly? NAMIBIA!
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  •   Traveling to Europe any time soon a planning your trip? Don't get stuck with high roaming costs or slow overseas data roaming, they limit your internet speed! Get the best network, free data roaming in all EU countries and the best network. This is
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  •   Preparing for your trip to El Salvador? This blog is to help you find the best El Salvador sim card for tourists. Avoid high roaming costs and buy a sim card in El Salvador on arrival. Good news for you: prepaid sim cards in
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  •   Are you traveling to Honduras soon and want to stay connected? I figured out what is the best prepaid sim card for tourists in Honduras. That way you avoid high roaming costs and you are assured of the best network while exploring this beautiful
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  •   Whatever time of year it is, I’m a real nature and outdoor fan. I love to be outdoors and explore new and familiar places. Being stuck at home because of a global pandemic has made me go out and enjoy nature even more. I
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  • Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy and a very popular holiday destination in Northern Italy. It is located half way between Brescia and Verona and right in between Milan and Venice, on the edge of the Dolomites. In Summer Lake Garda is normally
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  •   Planning a trip to my favorite country in Central America? Here is your guide to buying a prepaid sim card in Guatemala. I will show you the best network, the fastest data connecting and of course the prices for staying connected.
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  • End of 2020 I decided to travel to Mexico again and I had my mind set to visit some off the beaten path places. After spending 3 months in Yucatan in 2019, I figured it was time to visit some other tourist destinations in Mexico.
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  • Stay connected when traveling to the USA! It sounds easier than it actually is, as the American sim card market isn’t as advanced as in Europe or in other parts of the world. But don’t worry, it isn’t that complicated either! Buying a sim card
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  •   The famous volcanic island of Santorini is known for its whitewashed villages, incredible sunsets and unique landscape. It’s a very popular honeymoon destination and definitely a place you need to visit, at least once in your life.
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  •   After a wonderful Summer, where travel restrictions were lifted and travelling was possible again (within Europe for most of us), Autumn and Winter kicked in with lockdowns pretty much everywhere again. After visiting all the amazing places in the Netherlands, traveling to Rotterdam and
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  • Ever visited Meteora in Greece? This place was on my photography bucket list for quite some time. After exploring Athens and its historical sights, I hired a car and drove in 4,5 hours from Athens to the stunning rock formations and monasteries of Meteora. If
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  • Santorini is one of those immense popular travel destinations in Greece. This picturesque island, famous for its stunning sunsets, the whitewashed houses and the blue-domed churches normally relies for 90% of its income on tourism. The impact of the COVID-19 lockdown has been dramatic for
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  •   Greece is one of the major travel destinations in Europe. Most people travel to the Greek Islands but the historic city of Athens is also one of the best places to visit in Greece. During COVID-19 I took my chance to visit Athens for four nights
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  • Opening a brand new hotel in the middle of a worldwide crisis? Sounds too crazy to be true right? Well, two entrepreneurs from ’s Hertogenbosch did just that. And as we’re always looking for unique and special places to stay, this former crane was right
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about traveltomtom

My name is Tom and my biggest passion is obviously traveling. In 2008 I decided to go on a trip around the world and in 1 year I traveled through 24 countries from North America to South America, New Zealand, Australia and finally South East Asia.

I got back to the Netherlands and saved as much money as I could and in December 2012 I quit my job again and ever since I am traveling the world. I have now been to almost 100 countries and this website and my social media accounts help me to travel the world. Traveling makes me a better person with ever day I am on the road. Don’t waste time live now, go out and explore the world! May you want to help a little please use my affiliate links. Thank you very much!

With this blog I love to give back and help you make the most out of your trip. I hope these tips will help. May you have specific questions please get in touch with me.

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