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The 10 Most Amazing Things to Do in Bulgaria for Backpackers

The 10 Most Amazing Things to Do in Bulgaria for Backpackers

I bl**dy loved Bulgaria. Quite honestly, it’s as simple as that. In fact out the whole 11 countries I toured in Eastern Europe this summer, it’s only Bosnia Hercegovina and Montenegro that came even close to toppling Bulgaria from my top spot. For 1, it’s incredibly cheap – a massive plus point in my budget […]

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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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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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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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The Ultimate Budapest Itinerary for Budget Travellers

By on September 6, 2018 in Backpacking, Budget Travel Ideas, HUNGARY, Itineraries with 0 Comments
The Ultimate Budapest Itinerary for Budget Travellers

Budapest – it’s a tale of 2 cities… quite literally! Yes split by the mighty Danube, the capital of Hungary really is a 2 for 1 deal – a phrase that is music to budget travellers’ ears everywhere! With Buda on one side and Pest on the other, this city presents a huge range of […]

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10 Brilliantly Cheap Things to Do in Bratislava, Slovakia

10 Brilliantly Cheap Things to Do in Bratislava, Slovakia

The quiet and entirely unassuming city of Bratislava is one of the most underrated metropolis in Central Europe. Sandwiched between Vienna and Budapest, the capital of the tiny nation of Slovakia really is a surprise treat; and, if you’re on a bit of a Euro city tour, it provides a bit of welcome relief from […]

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