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Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

Do you want to travel the world on a budget, staying for as long as you can abroad? Do you want to meet new people, learn new skills and immerse yourself in a local project? Do you want the security of an established safety net, whilst still having the independence to choose your path and […]

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48 Hours in Lebanon: Cramming in the Best Bits

48 Hours in Lebanon: Cramming in the Best Bits

I’ve spent over 2 months in Lebanon and honestly think that that longer you’re in this country, the more you realise there is to see and do. That said, I understand not everyone has the luxury of time on their hands and as word gets around about just how cool this country is, long weekends […]

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The Complete Eastern Europe Packing List for Backpackers

By on December 6, 2018 in Backpacking, Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, Gear with 0 Comments
The Complete Eastern Europe Packing List for Backpackers

Despite occupying a relatively small geographic area, Eastern Europe covers a surprising number of countries, terrains and topographies. From the soaring peaks of Slovakia to the beaches of Croatia, the lakes of Bulgaria to the ancient cities of Ukraine – this part of the world packs a mean punch when it comes to diversity and […]

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10 Common Mistakes Every Traveller Visiting Ukraine Makes

By on December 5, 2018 in Europe, Top 10's, UKRAINE with 0 Comments
10 Common Mistakes Every Traveller Visiting Ukraine Makes

Ukraine… whoever thinks of going to Ukraine? Not me to be honest… until I went that is and discovered this huge country in Eastern Europe was actually WAY WAY better than I expected. Far from Soviet grey, drab and depressing – I found some gorgeous countryside, some thriving cities and a whole lot of loveable […]

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Lebanon’s Lost Land : The Aakkar

By on December 3, 2018 in Hiking, LEBANON, Middle East, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
Lebanon’s Lost Land : The Aakkar

You all know I’ve got a lot of love for Lebanon. But maybe what you don’t know is that it’s not the beguiling charm of Beirut, the ridiculously untouched Roman ruins, the magnificent monasteries or the dazzling diversity of cultures that I loved most. All I do love all those things. Not, what I love […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Saudi Airlines as a Solo Female

By on November 29, 2018 in Flying, Middle East, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
Everything You Need to Know About Flying Saudi Airlines as a Solo Female

When I found out I was going to be flying Saudi Airlines from Beirut in Lebanon to Jakarta in Indonesia via Riyadh (the capital of Saudi Arabia), my first question was – can I even do this as a solo female?! Not known for being the most female-friendly country in the world, I honestly had […]

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Bukittinggi : The Epic Indonesia Destination No One Talks About

By on November 28, 2018 in Asia, INDONESIA, Off the Beaten Track with 2 Comments
Bukittinggi : The Epic Indonesia Destination No One Talks About

You all know by now that there’s nothing I love more than a bit of a crazy travel adventure. Yup, getting off the beaten track is what gets me going and while all those amazingly popular spots in Indonesia are popular precisely because they are amazing, that definitely doesn’t mean there isn’t room for some […]

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15 Amazingly Cheap Things to Do in Sarajevo, Bosnia

By on November 26, 2018 in Backpacking, BOSNIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Europe with 0 Comments
15 Amazingly Cheap Things to Do in Sarajevo, Bosnia

For a capital, it’s amazing how small a city can be. Any that’s coming from someone who comes from a small place already! Yes the capital of Bosnia Hercegovina – Sarajevo – is more like a charming provincial town than a bustling metropolis and pretty much sums up the whole vibe in this country. Quaint, […]

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Your Budget Travel Guide to Munich

By on November 22, 2018 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, GERMANY with 2 Comments
Your Budget Travel Guide to Munich

Munich is a city that has it all. The architecture is fabulous and includes opulent palaces, a basilica in high Italian baroque, and an impressive modern Konzerthaus made from glass. Here you can find world-class museums, an Olympic stadium and some of the world’s best beer houses and festivals; Munich birthed Oktoberfest back in 1810, […]

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9 Reasons Why You Must Visit Yogyakarta in Indonesia

By on November 21, 2018 in Asia, INDONESIA with 4 Comments
9 Reasons Why You Must Visit Yogyakarta in Indonesia

Straight off the bat, just wanna say that I loved Yogyakarta. And I’m kind of not even sure why. Ok, I know it was because of the amazing historical attractions, vibrant culture, delicious street food and friendly people, but there was also something I couldn’t put my finger on here. Something that had me immediately […]

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