Budget Travel Ideas

What is Rideshare?

What is Rideshare?

For those not yet in the know, rideshare, or ridehail as it’s sometimes called, is one of the best arms of the sharing economy for travellers… ever! Similar to Airbnb that allows you to rent locals houses and apartments, or WeSwap that allows you to swap money with those looking for the reverse currency exchange, […]

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The Complete Backpacker Guide to Kotor, Montenegro

The Complete Backpacker Guide to Kotor, Montenegro

Let’s be clear here peeps, you need to get to Kotor in Montenegro and you need to do it soon! For while this gem of Adriatic beauty has been discovered by travellers, it’s not yet overrun with them. However, if nearby Dubrovnik is anything to go by, it soon will be! For Kotor is every […]

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The 18 Things You Need to Know about Backpacking Bosnia Herzegovina

By on October 1, 2018 in Backpacking, BOSNIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Europe with 0 Comments
The 18 Things You Need to Know about Backpacking Bosnia Herzegovina

The hidden gem of Bosnia Herzegovina is a budget traveller’s delight. Snuggled in the midst of the Balkans, this country is just creeping onto the backpacker radar and as such, prices are still low, crowds are still thin and the scenery is truly spectacular. Of course, no one can discuss visiting this country and not […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Melbourne on Budget

By on September 27, 2018 in AUSTRALIA, Backpacking, Budget Travel Ideas, Oceania with 0 Comments
The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Melbourne on Budget

Melbourne is a beautiful, diverse city, which is why most people that visit Australia plan on seeing it. Renowned for its great cultural offerings, yummy cafes, breathtaking landscapes, top museums, funky bars and interesting history, this city really is a must! After all, it has been repeatedly voted as the most livable city in the […]

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10 Brilliant Things to Do in Belgrade for Backpackers

10 Brilliant Things to Do in Belgrade for Backpackers

Let me spell it out quite clearly from the beginning – I was absolutely amazed by Belgrade in Serbia. Honestly, I had quite limited expectations about this city (and Serbia in general) almost entirely because I’d failed to do any research and was therefore appalling ignorant about the whole place. But while there’s no excuse […]

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The Ultimate Backpackers Guide to Novi Sad, Serbia

The Ultimate Backpackers Guide to Novi Sad, Serbia

The beautiful city of Novi Sad, situated in the north of Serbia is probably most famous for the Exit music festival that happens here every July. Visit at any other time of the year and you’ll find a laidback, very local city that oozes friendly charm, unpretentious sophistication, culture, history and some gorgeous surrounds. When […]

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The Most Fun Things to Do in Bucharest … On a Budget!

By on September 17, 2018 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, ROMANIA with 4 Comments
The Most Fun Things to Do in Bucharest … On a Budget!

There’s no denying Bucharest, the capital of Romania, is a strange city. Visiting it as part of my grand Eastern European tour, I was accustomed to visiting capital cities with glaring attractions, landmark sites and streets upon streets of action. Getting to Bucharest – a city with no discernible centre, aside from a rather drab […]

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9 Ways to Help You See Sydney on a Budget

By on September 15, 2018 in AUSTRALIA, Backpacking, Budget Travel Ideas, Oceania with 2 Comments
9 Ways to Help You See Sydney on a Budget

Sydney is a dream destination for city people and nature lovers alike. It feels like every day a hip new bar and a different hidden beach are being added to the list of must-sees in this city. However, the seemingly endless list of things to do can be overwhelming for those of us travelling on […]

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Plovdiv : The Perfect Weekend Getaway You Haven’t Even Heard of Yet

Plovdiv : The Perfect Weekend Getaway You Haven’t Even Heard of Yet

Word up people… if you haven’t heard of Plovdiv in Bulgaria, you will soon! Destined to be the European Capital of Culture in 2019, this awesome historic town is the country’s second largest metropolis, but with its chilled vibe, quaint streets, funky cafes, cool bars, and cobbled charm, it feels a million miles from a […]

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10 Beautiful Things to Do in Sofia, Bulgaria for Backpackers

By on September 10, 2018 in Backpacking, Budget Travel Ideas, BULGARIA, Europe, Top 10's with 6 Comments
10 Beautiful Things to Do in Sofia, Bulgaria for Backpackers

What Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, lacks in terms of iconic monuments when compared to other European cities, it more than makes up for in quaint and quiet charm. As such, it’s a must-see destination for budget travellers voyaging in this amazing country, bringing to life, as it does, much of Bulgaria’s fascinating history and […]

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