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17 Best Hostels in Peru

By on Published: June 18, 2020 | Last Updated: June 19, 2020 in Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
17 Best Hostels in Peru

Peru really is a backpacker’s paradise and I honestly can’t believe it took me over 10 years of budget travel to finally get here! But finally get here I did, back in 2019, and then, of course, I couldn’t leave! Yes more than 2 months in this country and you basically had to tear me […]

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14 Best Cusco Hostels

By on Published: January 9, 2020 | Last Updated: May 12, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
14 Best Cusco Hostels

If there’s one place that almost every traveller in South America will head for at some point on their journey, it’s Cusco. Located in the south of Peru, an overnight bus ride from the Bolivian border, this lively city lies at the heart of the backpacker fun in this continent. With Machu Picchu on its […]

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9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

By on Published: October 6, 2019 | Last Updated: May 4, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 5 Comments
9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

Known as the white city, Arequipa is Peru’s second biggest metropolis and an absolute must on any South American itinerary. From strolling the colonial streets to hiking the nearby canyon, there’s no end to the amount of great things to do and see here, meaning the only real choice left is … where to stay?! […]

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The Unmissable English Castles of Kent & Sussex

By on Published: May 7, 2019 | Last Updated: August 19, 2019 in Europe, UK with 0 Comments
The Unmissable English Castles of Kent & Sussex

Coastal Kent and Sussex were England’s most vulnerable counties to attack from those overseas for hundreds of years, so it’s probably no surprise for you to hear that both counties have more than their fair share of castles and fortresses. Whether they were built during the Norman Conquest of the 11th century or the relatively […]

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The 5 Best Hostels in Cape Town

By on Published: April 29, 2019 | Last Updated: April 21, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
The 5 Best Hostels in Cape Town

The beautiful city of Cape Town has more things to do, areas to visit and hostels to stay at than you know to do with. And if you’re like anything like me, this can be wholly confusing as a backpacker, especially if it’s your first visit to this city. But fear not, lovely shoestring nomads, […]

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Best Place to Stay in Siem Reap

By on Published: April 25, 2019 | Last Updated: January 13, 2020 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, CAMBODIA, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
Best Place to Stay in Siem Reap

The word is out. In fact, the word is well and truly out. Angkor Wat – the enormous, ancient, UNESCO-listed temple complex in Cambodia – is incredible and quickly shooting to the top of many a traveller’s bucket list. And so it should. For it is, truly incredible. Located in the middle of the jungle […]

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The Best Place to Stay in Bangkok : Found

By on Published: April 4, 2019 | Last Updated: February 6, 2020 in Asia, THAILAND with 0 Comments
The Best Place to Stay in Bangkok : Found

Choosing accommodation in Bangkok can be a bewildering experience – trust me I know! With no discernible centre, more different parts than you can imagine and a vast array of accommodation options, finding the best place to stay in Bangkok can be a tough mission indeed. And this is especially true if it’s your first […]

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The 5 Best Berlin Hostels

By on Published: January 24, 2019 | Last Updated: November 28, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, GERMANY, Western Europe with 0 Comments
The 5 Best Berlin Hostels

There’s no denying it, Berlin is one of the most fun cities in the world. Wild, raucous, full of art, adventure and all night “alternativeness”, it’s hard not to be bowled over by the energy of the German capital. And amazingly, sat on the edge of Eastern Europe, Berlin is delightfully affordable for a European […]

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Is Airbnb Still a Good Thing?

By on Published: January 14, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Stories with 2 Comments
Is Airbnb Still a Good Thing?

Now we all know about Airbnb (or least we should do… if you don’t, where have you been hiding?!) and we all know how brilliant it can be. Cheap accommodation, local hosts, homes away from home. Perfect! But as its popularity has grown, so has the criticism and problems associated with Airbnb and now, it […]

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The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

By on Published: January 10, 2019 | Last Updated: September 8, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Eastern Europe, Europe with 2 Comments
The 16 Best Hostels in Eastern Europe

11 countries in 2 months is exactly the sort of moves you can pull in Eastern Europe with so many small countries packed in alongside each other. And those are just the sort of moves I did pull recently, when I spent the best part of the summer enjoying this glorious part of the world. […]

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