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13 Perfect Budget Destinations to Visit in your 30’s

13 Perfect Budget Destinations to Visit in your 30’s

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. We all know what it’s like … ok maybe not all of us, but quite a few of us know what it’s like to still be budget travelling in your 30’s. […]

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Bobby Backpack Review // The Best Anti Theft Bag for under $150

Bobby Backpack Review // The Best Anti Theft Bag for under $150

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. Are you looking for the perfect day bag for your next overseas trip or perhaps the best carry-on for your next long-haul flight? Do you want to combine this with making […]

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10 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Money

10 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Money

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or simply looking for some money-saving tips for your next trip, the following 10 travel hacks will definitely help you save money while on the road. And even if they seem like small suggestions, trust me when I say that combining many of them together will result in more spending […]

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How to Travel the World for Longer with Less

By on June 10, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
How to Travel the World for Longer with Less

Travel is one of the most rewarding experiences that you can have. It gives you the opportunity to explore new cultures, meet new people, and learn much more about yourself. One of the main barriers to travel however, is money. This barrier is both real and implied. It is real in the sense that you […]

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My 4 Biggest Travel Fails and How to Avoid Them: One Traveller Reveals All

By on June 8, 2017 in Travel Tips with 0 Comments
My 4 Biggest Travel Fails and How to Avoid Them: One Traveller Reveals All

Hindsight is such a wonderful thing isn’t it! It’s always very easy to look back on a situation and see the mistakes you made, but it’s not quite as easy to recognise them in the moment! This can be especially true when you’re travelling. Being surrounded by new things and new places, it can be […]

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The 12 Long Flight Essentials … For Those on a Budget!

By on May 25, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Flying, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
The 12 Long Flight Essentials … For Those on a Budget!

If there’s one thing that living in Australia these last 4 years has taught me, it’s how to deal with long-haul flights. Yep from Perth it’s going to take me a whopping 22 hours to get to Paris when I jet off in a few days … and if I was flying from Sydney, Melbourne […]

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The Cheap Way to Transfer Money Overseas

The Cheap Way to Transfer Money Overseas

Yes, once again, it’s time that I head back to Europe from Australia for a long overdue catch up with friends and family in the motherland. While this means I’m currently full of excitement and anticipation, it also means I’m having to do lots of those boring admin travel things that I hate. Number one […]

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10 Epic Budget Travel Destinations for Your Next Summer Holiday

10 Epic Budget Travel Destinations for Your Next Summer Holiday

Determined to book yourself a summer holiday this year but worried the state of your bank account may threaten your plans once again? Well fear not! I’ve put together my list of 10 epic budget travel destinations for your next summer holiday, so that you can get planning, booking and packing for your sunshine trip […]

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How to Master the Art of Minimalist Packing Like a Pro

By on April 10, 2017 in Backpacking, Gear, Top 10's, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
How to Master the Art of Minimalist Packing Like a Pro

Every seasoned traveller knows the pain of packing. And never is the struggle more real than when you’re trying to condense everything you want to take in to the most minimal pack possible. I swear by only ever backpacking with a maximum of 13kg – you can read why here – but the challenge then, […]

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The 16 Tried and Tested Ways I Save Money for Travel

The 16 Tried and Tested Ways I Save Money for Travel

It has been said that I’m the Queen of budgeting. Ok, well maybe that’s mostly been said by me or others thinking I’m cheap, but let’s not get distracted from the point – the ability to save money for travel is one of my key skills! And over the years I’ve had a lot of […]

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