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The 21 Best Things to do in Stone Town, Zanzibar, including 9 that are free!

By on November 16, 2017 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, Tanzania with 0 Comments
The 21 Best Things to do in Stone Town, Zanzibar, including 9 that are free!

** Spoiler Alert ** Stone Town in Zanzibar is one of my favourite places on earth. Sorry I can’t help it, but I’m in love! That means this post is going to involve me repeatedly telling you how totally amazing the whole city is and going on and on about all the incredible things to […]

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Absolute Africa Review

Absolute Africa Review

So if you’ve been following me at all on social media over the last few months, you’ll pretty much know that I’ve been on the trip of a lifetime in a landscape made of travel dreams! Yep 48 days overlanding through Southern and East Africa is the kind of trip many dream about… and I’m […]

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Rafiki Guest House, Kisoro, Uganda : Review

By on November 11, 2017 in Accommodation, Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, Reviews, Uganda with 0 Comments
Rafiki Guest House, Kisoro, Uganda : Review

If you’ve done any research when it comes to seeing gorillas in the wild, you’ll know one thing – that it’s not a cheap undertaking! Read: budget travel nightmare! The other thing it’s not, is easy, with some serious advance planning and booking required to ensure all the pieces of the puzzle fit together. Luckily, […]

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Ebb & Flow : The Perfect Paje Beach, Zanzibar Accommodation

By on November 9, 2017 in Accommodation, Africa, Reviews, Tanzania with 0 Comments
Ebb & Flow : The Perfect Paje Beach, Zanzibar Accommodation

If you’re looking for the idyllic white, powder sand beach among sparkling, turquoise azure seas, then Paje Beach in Zanzibar is hard to surpass. It’s the sort of beach that quite literally takes your breath away, or, in my case, forces an audible squeak of joy from you in a mixture of pure delight and […]

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10 Things You Need to Know Before Going on an African Overland Safari Trip

10 Things You Need to Know Before Going on an African Overland Safari Trip

Well I made it folks, 48 days on an overland safari trip in Africa and I’ve lived to tell the tale! At times it was hard, at times it was tiring, but mostly it was an epic adventure of great people, sensational landscapes, incredible memories and wild encounters. I’d recommend an overland African safari trip […]

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Diving Zanzibar // Breathing the Best Bubbles with Buccaneer

By on November 2, 2017 in Africa, Reviews, Tanzania with 4 Comments
Diving Zanzibar // Breathing the Best Bubbles with Buccaneer

Ever since I first learnt to scuba dive in Nicaragua, I’ve wanted to experience the fantastic underwater world of Zanzibar in East Africa. Perhaps it’s because that’s where my instructor first learnt her trade, or perhaps I just loved the idea of scuba in the exotic waters off the African coast, but whatever the reason […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Karijini National Park

The Ultimate Guide to Karijini National Park

Well, where to start?! If we’re talking about the best national parks in Australia, then Karijini has to be the creme de la creme, the cream of the crop, the big daddy! When we visited there as part of our 4wd budget road trip around Australia, we were with a North American backpacker who described […]

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Adelaide’s Trending Restaurants & Cafes

By on October 29, 2017 in Australia, Food with 0 Comments
Adelaide’s Trending Restaurants & Cafes

Adelaide’s dining scene has grown into its own over the years, merging from what was considered to be a try hard copy of the East Coast to a thriving dining culture with its own identity. Local chefs and restauranteurs have delved into the heart of Adelaide and created new restaurants and cafes that really portray […]

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30 Awesome Budget Adventures in Australia You Can’t Miss

By on October 26, 2017 in Australia, Budget Travel Ideas with 0 Comments
30 Awesome Budget Adventures in Australia You Can’t Miss

Despite the rumours, Australia really is a budget traveller’s dream destination. I mean, just take a look at this lot … #1 Snapping Uluru at Sunset This really is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you’ll never forget. And all you have to do to capture those awesome Outback colours bouncing off Australia’s best-loved icon, Uluru, is […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Kalbarri National Park

The Ultimate Guide to Kalbarri National Park

Set between the lovely cities of Carnarvon and Geraldton in Western Australia, the coastal town of Kalbarri is, without a doubt, best known for the stunning national park set right on its doorstep. Split into 2 main sections – 1 coastal and 1 inland – this is a diverse national park that really showcases the […]

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