Off the Beaten Track

The Best Time to Visit Namibia & Other Top Tips

By on September 16, 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 September 2, 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

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 August 12, 2019 in Africa, Off the Beaten Track, Travel Tips with 0 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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Perfect Armenia Itinerary : 2 Days to 2 Weeks

Perfect Armenia Itinerary : 2 Days to 2 Weeks

Is it Asia, is it Europe? The Middle East? The Near East? A country that defies definition in so many ways, Armenia is rapidly gaining a reputation as a hot travel favourite. And is it any surprise? Sandwiched between Iran and Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan, Armenia sits in the Caucasus region and boasts not only […]

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21 Top Things to Do in Tbilisi, Georgia’s Buzzing Capital

By on July 29, 2019 in Europe, GEORGIA, Off the Beaten Track with 2 Comments
21 Top Things to Do in Tbilisi, Georgia’s Buzzing Capital

If you haven’t heard about Tbilisi, the buzzing capital of Georgia, then you need to educate yourself! And if you have heard of it, but haven’t been, then you need to book a flight! Yup, that’s how passionately I feel about this fab city at the very edge of Europe With an electric atmosphere, a […]

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Things To Do in Mozambique: The Highlights

Things To Do in Mozambique: The Highlights

A land that is pretty far off the tourist track in Africa, Mozambique occupies the Southeastern corner of the continent and is therefore often overlooked by those motoring up from South Africa either through Namibia to Vic Falls or through Botswana to East Africa. As such, this hidden coastal gem has remained delightfully free of […]

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Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang : How to Travel by Boat & Bus

Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang : How to Travel by Boat & Bus

One of the most fun border crossings I’ve made in Southeast Asia was from the northern Thai city of Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang in Laos, mainly because 2 days of the journey were made on a boat down the Mekong River! I mean sailing on the Mekong River to arrive at your destination does […]

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21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

Let’s be honest, Yerevan is not one of those capital cities you often hear about. In fact, when I was looking at travelling to Armenia, I had to google the country in order to find out the name of its capital! A bit embarrassing I know, but maybe this will give you some idea of […]

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Best Time to Visit Samoa + 10 Other Top Tips

By on July 4, 2019 in Oceania, Off the Beaten Track, SAMOA with 0 Comments
Best Time to Visit Samoa + 10 Other Top Tips

Just a quick search online for info about Samoa will reveal, well, not very much! And it’s hardly surprising given how remote this Pacific country is and how few people get there. But, I’ll let you in a little secret, this is exactly what makes Samoa so special and after spending an amazing week in […]

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