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

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. 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 […]

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10 Best Free Things to do in Bristol

By on July 10, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Top 10's, UK with 2 Comments
10 Best Free Things to do in Bristol

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. As you’ll know if you read my recent post, the best 48hr Bristol itinerary for those on a budget, this UK city has quickly become a favourite English destination of mine! […]

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10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. It’s hard to deny London is one of the most iconic and exciting travel destinations in the world. Yet at the same time, it’s hard to deny that it’s also one […]

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48hrs in Bristol : The Best Budget Itinerary

By on July 1, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, UK with 0 Comments
48hrs in Bristol : The Best Budget Itinerary

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. With tons of my friends from university back in the UK having recently upped sticks and moved from London to Bristol – a growing city in the southwest of England – […]

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How to Visit the Channel Island of Jersey on a Budget

By on June 19, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, UK with 0 Comments
How to Visit the Channel Island of Jersey on a Budget

Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands – a quaint part of the British Isles tucked quietly away by the northern French coast. Despite its proximity to mainland Europe, Jersey is an English-speaking, British pound-using country that certainly identifies more with its Northern Anglo neighbours, than its continental voisins (French for neighbour FYI!) As […]

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The Top 10 FREE Things to do in Jersey, Channel Islands

By on June 15, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Top 10's, UK with 6 Comments
The Top 10 FREE Things to do in Jersey, Channel Islands

The island of Jersey is the most southerly part of the British Isles. Known for its rural heritage, delightful beaches, beautiful walking and fascinating history, the island has a fascinating mix of English and French influences, which render it quite unique. Jersey also happens to be my “home” … well the place where I grew […]

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8 Fantastic Christmas Experiences in London You Should Enjoy This Year

By on December 15, 2016 in Europe, UK with 0 Comments
8 Fantastic Christmas Experiences in London You Should Enjoy This Year

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, they say, and you know what, sitting in my shorts and singlet sweating down here in Australia I think they might be right! It’s not often I miss the UK cold weather and dark evening, but during the festive season I think most British ex-pats dotted around […]

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The 6 BEST UK Campsites (As Voted By Me!)

By on August 8, 2016 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, UK with 0 Comments
The 6 BEST UK Campsites (As Voted By Me!)

Like any good budget traveller, I’m a huge fan of camping and almost always carry a tent with me, no matter where in the world I’m off exploring. Now however, it’s time to turn my attention to my beautiful homeland of Great Britain! With summer in full swing and festival season well under way, this […]

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33 Top Tips for Backpacking Europe Cheaply

33 Top Tips for Backpacking Europe Cheaply

We all know Europe isn’t one of the cheapest destinations to travel in, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be enjoyed by budget adventurers too. Have travelled extensively across my home continent, here are my top 33 money saving tips when it comes backpacking Europe cheaply. General 1. Visit Tourist Information Centres Always wealth of […]

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10 FREE Things to Do in London that the Locals Love

By on November 9, 2015 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Top 10's, UK with 15 Comments
10 FREE Things to Do in London that the Locals Love

One of the most iconic cities in the world, when you visit London it’s hard not to get overwhelmed by the amount of things to do there and how much it can all cost. But fear not, there’s a heap of free things to do in this great city which, after living there for over […]

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