Europe on a Shoestring

Interested in Time Travel? A Trip to the Island of Sark is Just the Ticket!

By on August 3, 2017 in Europe, Off the Beaten Track, UK with 2 Comments
Interested in Time Travel? A Trip to the Island of Sark is Just the Ticket!

The Perfect Beginning If you were looking for the perfect travel setting, you’d be hard pushed to find better. The sky overhead was a brilliant, cloudless blue, the crisp colour of azure only an English summer can pull off. The sea, reflecting this, was the perfect oceanic blue and the morning sunlight, dancing upon her […]

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The Perfect Bath Day Trip Itinerary – Ideal for those on a Budget!

By on July 15, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, UK with 2 Comments
The Perfect Bath Day Trip Itinerary – Ideal for those on a Budget!

The beautiful World Heritage city of Bath is one of England’s top highlights. Even if only you’re travelling in this country for a week or so, then you really can’t miss this stunning town situated in the country’s south west corner. Unbelievably, I hadn’t visited this gem in my home country, until this summer – […]

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Thoughts from the Road

25 Clear Signs You’re Still a Serial Budget Traveller … in your 30’s!

By on June 22, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Musings with 4 Comments
25 Clear Signs You’re Still a Serial Budget Traveller … in your 30’s!

Despite being 32 and no longer within the right demographic to be classed as a gap year backpacker, my budget travel background still hasn’t deserted me. However while I may now prefer a bit more privacy than an 8 bed dorm, even if that is only sleeping in a tent, there are certain behaviours I […]

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The 6 Signs You’ve Been Away From Home Too Long

By on June 5, 2017 in Musings with 2 Comments
The 6 Signs You’ve Been Away From Home Too Long

I’m currently sat typing this article at a long wooden kitchen table with a bunch of sunflowers next to me. In front is a set of large glass doors that open out onto a delicious green lawn adorned with more pot plants and colourful flowers than you can imagine. And beyond that, the trees of […]

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Australia on a Budget

The Ultimate Guide to Litchfield National Park

The Ultimate Guide to Litchfield National Park

One of the jewels in Australia’s famous Top End, Litchfield National Park is an absolute must if you are spending any amount of time in the Northern Territory. Highly accessible and only a short drive from the capital Darwin, Litchfield National Park really is up there with Uluru, Kakadu and Nitmiluk, when it comes to […]

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Alice Springs to Uluru : 6 Breathtaking Spots Along the Way

By on July 24, 2017 in Australia with 0 Comments
Alice Springs to Uluru : 6 Breathtaking Spots Along the Way

Hot as hell, dusty, dry, remote and rural the journey from Alice Springs to Uluru is hard to beat when it comes to the world’s most inhospitable landscapes. As inhospitable as it is however (and exactly just how inhospitable will depend on the time of year you visit!) this drive more than makes up for […]

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My Other Recent Posts

How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

By on August 19, 2017 in Money Savers, Road Trip, Top 10's, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

Who doesn’t love a good road trip? That wonderful feeling of driving along the highway with the wind blowing on your face and the radio blaring some great tunes really is hard to beat. Plus, traveling by car is the best option when it comes to having the most freedom. Just within the US alone […]

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Safari Insurance : Why I Chose Travel Insurance from World Nomads

By on August 17, 2017 in Africa, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
Safari Insurance : Why I Chose Travel Insurance from World Nomads

So if you haven’t heard the latest news … we’re off to Africa! Yep, leaving Australia and the giant road trip Down Under behind us, we’re off to experience a different type of road trip in a very different continent. Yes for 2 months, I’ll be joining the guys at Absolute Africa for a mammoth […]

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