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The Best Travel Backpack Carry On for 2019

By on Published: December 31, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Gear & Packing, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
The Best Travel Backpack Carry On for 2019

Hold the phone guys, changes are on the way! Yup with the new year just around the corner, I’ve got some new plans for the structure of my travel life. Yup the plan (I say plan, let’s see how it pans out!) is to do less long exhausting backpacking trips and more shorter journeys from […]

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How to Bag One Way Flight Deals : A Pro’s Guide

By on Published: December 19, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
How to Bag One Way Flight Deals : A Pro’s Guide

It certainly used to be the case that one way flight deals were a fantasy in many independent travellers’ eyes. That dream of jetting off somewhere with an open-ended ticket was just not possible without paying a fortune for a single airfare, or paying nearly as much for a return flight you’d never use. I’m […]

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Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

By on Published: December 12, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
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 […]

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10 Common Mistakes Every Traveller Visiting Ukraine Makes

By on Published: December 5, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Eastern Europe, Europe, Travel Tips, UKRAINE with 8 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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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Saudi Airlines as a Solo Female

By on Published: November 29, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East, Solo Female Travel, Travel Tips with 12 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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21 Money Saving Hacks for Travel in Eastern Europe

By on Published: October 29, 2018 | Last Updated: November 10, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Eastern Europe, Europe, Travel Tips with 6 Comments
21 Money Saving Hacks for Travel in Eastern Europe

I honestly couldn’t believe how wonderfully cheap Eastern Europe was when I toured the region this summer. It really is a backpacker beauty of a destination and I don’t know if there’s too many other places in the world where your money could go further on some seriously great adventuring. That said, there’s always some […]

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lipHe Wellness Retreat : Is This Lebanon’s Biggest Surprise?

By on Published: October 20, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, LEBANON, Middle East, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
lipHe Wellness Retreat : Is This Lebanon’s Biggest Surprise?

If you’ve read any of my content coming out of Lebanon, you’ll know that this country has blown me, and continues to blow me, away! It is the very land of surprises, and perhaps there’s never been a bigger one for me, or the Lebanese friend I was travelling with, than heading to lipHe Wellness […]

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What is Rideshare? How Can You Benefit From it?

By on Published: October 10, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
What is Rideshare? How Can You Benefit From it?

For those not yet in the know, rideshare is one of the best arms of the sharing economy for travellers, essentially giving you a way to travel short distances for less! Similar to Airbnb that allows you to rent locals houses and apartments, or WeSwap that allows you to swap money with those looking for […]

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The Best Quick Dry Towel for Travel

By on Published: August 13, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Gear & Packing, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
The Best Quick Dry Towel for Travel

We’ve all had them, those awful travel towels that claim to dry fast and not smell, when in fact they do nothing but the complete opposite. And quite frankly there’s nothing worse than a damp, stinky towel in your bag when you’re on the move. Because I’ve been there and experienced that too! But now […]

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8 Unique Ways to Preserve Your Holiday Memories

By on Published: August 8, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Travel Tips with 0 Comments
8 Unique Ways to Preserve Your Holiday Memories

Most of us take quite a few photos when we travel. We do so because we really want to remember the good times we have had while exploring the globe. The only problem is that we rarely find the time to get them out and enjoy them. As a result, it is all too easy […]

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