Off the Beaten Track

Choquequirao Trek, Peru: Everything You Need to Know

Choquequirao Trek, Peru: Everything You Need to Know

This is my complete guide to everything you need to know about the Choquequirao trek – from someone whose been there and done it! Yup, brave the most formidable hike around Cusco I have and come out the other side successfully and lived to tell the tale I have too! So if you’re wanting to […]

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Best ALTERNATIVE Colca Canyon Tour For Getting Off the Beaten Track

Best ALTERNATIVE Colca Canyon Tour For Getting Off the Beaten Track

The thing I loved most about Peru, and probably the thing that surprised me about this country was that, despite being a wildly popular country with travellers, it’s still incredibly easy and cheap to get entirely away from the crowds to some of the epic hidden corners and authentic treasures that still lie largely undiscovered […]

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What Does Travel in Georgia Cost?

What Does Travel in Georgia Cost?

I can tell you now, I thoroughly enjoyed writing this post (and hopefully you’re going to enjoy reading it too) because the biggest budget travel blogger delight always comes from writing about amazing countries that are cheap to adventure in! So, with a huge grin, I can safely say the answer to the question “what […]

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Geghard, Garni & Goght in Armenia: Full Travel Guide

By on November 16th, 2019 in ARMENIA, Hiking, Middle East, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
Geghard, Garni & Goght in Armenia: Full Travel Guide

If you know anything about me, you’ll know I knew I was going to love travelling in Armenia… and I was right. Arriving from Singapore, after a sticky and polluted time in Southeast Asia, it was a complete delight for me to find myself in the chilled, safe, quiet and clean environment of this Caucasus […]

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9 Top Places to Visit in Georgia

By on December 14th, 2019 in Europe, GEORGIA, Off the Beaten Track with 2 Comments
9 Top Places to Visit in Georgia

Bearing in mind its size, I’m going to put myself out there and say there’s few countries in the world as diverse as Georgia. Situated at the edge of both the European and Asian continents, Georgia’s straddled position means it embodies a cultural diversity created by centuries of migration, but also a collection of different […]

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Bohemian Switzerland : Full Travel Guide

Bohemian Switzerland : Full Travel Guide

I have to be honest, until about a year ago I had not even heard of Bohemian Switzerland… and that’s despite having travelled previously to the 2 major cities nearest to it – namely Dresden in Germany and Prague in the Czech Republic. And this maybe gives you some idea of a) how off the […]

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The Best Time to Visit Namibia & Other Top Tips

By on September 18th, 2019 in Africa, NAMIBIA, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
The Best Time to Visit Namibia & Other Top Tips

Oh my oh my, well what can I say, Namibia has to be one of the best countries in Africa to travel if you’re into, well anything really – wildlife, deserts, road tripping, photography, extreme sports, spectacular scenery… just about everything you go to Africa for! It took me 5 trips to Africa to finally […]

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Want to Travel Armenia? 18 Things to Know

By on November 16th, 2019 in ARMENIA, Middle East, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
Want to Travel Armenia? 18 Things to Know

I think it’s fair to say Armenia is pretty off the beaten track. Indeed before I adventured here, there were just a handful of bloggers writing about this country online. Which is why, after my amazing time here, I wanted to post an article that would give other travellers thinking of heading here a bit […]

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The Top Things to Do in Botswana

By on August 28th, 2019 in Africa, BOTSWANA, National Parks, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
The Top Things to Do in Botswana

If you’re looking to spot some amazing wildlife in Africa, then you’d be hard pushed to find a better destination than Botswana. Located in Southern Africa and sparsely populated, this huge country boasts some incredible national parks and a huge array of wildlife, from elephants to lions, hippos to giraffes. Being both a stable and […]

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The 15 Safest Countries in Africa to Travel

By on November 11th, 2019 in Africa, Off the Beaten Track, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
The 15 Safest Countries in Africa to Travel

Well well well the safest countries in Africa to travel, I have set myself up for a fall here haven’t I?! Because where do you start? And come to think of it, where do you end? And how do you risk not getting a backlash in the process? Well, I’ve given it a good go […]

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