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How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

By on August 19, 2017 in Money Savers, Road Trip, Top 10's, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

Who doesn’t love a good road trip? That wonderful feeling of driving along the highway with the wind blowing on your face and the radio blaring some great tunes really is hard to beat. Plus, traveling by car is the best option when it comes to having the most freedom. Just within the US alone […]

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Perth to Broome on a Budget // The Perfect 14 Day Road Trip

Perth to Broome on a Budget // The Perfect 14 Day Road Trip

If you’re about to embark on a road trip from Perth to Broome, then let me tell you, you’re in for a serious treat! Having driven 20,000km around Australia on a budget road trip, I have to say this was my favourite stretch of the journey with the sheer diversity of landscapes, incredible scenery and […]

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How to Island Hop Croatia on a Budget

By on February 20, 2017 in Budget Travel Ideas, CROATIA, Europe
How to Island Hop Croatia on a Budget

The Dalmatian Coast in Croatia is a stunning paradise for travellers looking for a sunny island adventure. However many are put off after seeing the price of a two week holiday there! Yet the good news is that with a little planning you can Airbnb your way around Croatia on ferry tickets that cost as […]

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7 Easy Ways to Get Off The Beaten Track in Australia

By on February 9, 2017 in AUSTRALIA, Off the Beaten Track with 14 Comments
7 Easy Ways to Get Off The Beaten Track in Australia

Australia really is one of the most wonderfully diverse and dazzling countries to travel in. From the deserts of its red centre to the deserted white-sand beaches of its Western coast, so much beauty in the Land Down Under is found beyond the oh-so-popular city walls of Sydney and Melbourne! Yet sadly, this is a […]

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10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

Driving through Outback Australia is one of the most quintessential road trips you can make. Like Route 66, one of the best US road trips, journeying through rural and remote Australia will have you experiencing and exploring some incredible destinations you’d never get to see without your own set of wheels. But do be prepared, […]

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10 BEST US Road Trips to Make in an RV

By on October 17, 2016 in North America, Road Trip, Top 10's, UNITED STATES with 9 Comments
10 BEST US Road Trips to Make in an RV

Ah, road trips. The stuff that dreams and epic movie scripts are made of. Traveling the US in an RV opens up endless possibilities for adventure. So endless, in fact, that you might have trouble making a decision on where the heck to go! Luckily (and with help from the great folk over at RVshare) […]

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Nature’s Way on a Budget: Ideal Itinerary For Discovering Australia’s Top End

Nature’s Way on a Budget: Ideal Itinerary For Discovering Australia’s Top End

I’ll let you in on a little secret, Australia’s Nature’s Way is one of this country’s most epic, cinematic and stunning road trips there is … and that’s saying something! From the towering gorges of Nitmiluk National Park, to the waterfalls of Litchfield National Park and the giant splendour of Kakadu, this great drive around […]

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Tired of Expensive Airport Car Parking Bills? 5 Great Tips to Help Lower the Costs

Tired of Expensive Airport Car Parking Bills? 5 Great Tips to Help Lower the Costs

There’s few things worse in my opinion as a budget traveller, than those hidden fees that sneak their way into your holiday costs. You know, the ones you hadn’t budgeted for that mean you end up spending way more than you planned. What’s even more annoying is when these expenses aren’t even really part of […]

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The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide to Magnetic Island

The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide to Magnetic Island

The idyllic Magnetic Island, situated off the coast of Townsville in Queensland, Australia is a paradise! It’s a popular tourist hot spot and a welcome place for all travellers, budget ones included, to enjoy a slice of tropical island life. At 52sqkm and with only 2000 residents, Magnetic Island is the perfect, relaxed getaway; with […]

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Notes From a Small (Magnetic) Island

Notes From a Small (Magnetic) Island

So it’s 5 weeks since we first parked up the Landrover, pulled up the handbrake and finally took our belongings out the back. 5 weeks since we stopped the no-routine, no-timetable lifestyle and had to start setting our alarm clocks and getting a bit organised instead. Yes, it’s 5 weeks since we first arrived and […]

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