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The Top Things to Do in Botswana

By on Published: August 26, 2019 | Last Updated: April 14, 2020 in Africa, BOTSWANA 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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How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

By on Published: March 25, 2019 | Last Updated: April 21, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

Probably the most famous safari destination in the world, mention the word Kruger to almost anyone, and images of African wildlife and wilderness immediately spring to mind. Yes, one of the most popular parks on this continent, Kruger does get a rap bad for its crowding and commercialisation however. But pick your time to visit […]

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18 Things To Do in Cape Town on a Budget

By on Published: February 28, 2019 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 4 Comments
18 Things To Do in Cape Town on a Budget

Well, what can I say? It’s been a hiatus of 15 years since I lasted visited Cape Town at the tender age of 19 and boy oh boy has this city got even better than I remember! Arriving to blue skies, an epic view of Table Mountain from the airport and a week of exploration […]

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10 Epic Things to Do in Egypt on a Budget

By on Published: August 6, 2018 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 10 Comments
10 Epic Things to Do in Egypt on a Budget

If you haven’t already heard, I’m currently championing Egypt as one of the best budget travel destinations around. Honestly, it’s astounding just how cheap this country is to travel, especially given just how amazing the things to see there are! Sadly for Egypt, the low prices travellers can expect here are due to their very […]

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The Perfect Egypt Itinerary for Backpackers

By on Published: July 26, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 12 Comments
The Perfect Egypt Itinerary for Backpackers

Honestly, Egypt is one of the best budget travel destinations you can head to right now. Chocked full of sensational historical sights, amazing adventures, bustling cities and welcoming locals, it really is hard to believe just how cheap it is to travel in Egypt. Ending my 10 month African adventure here – having travelled north […]

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The Best Luxor Itinerary on a Budget

By on Published: June 21, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 4 Comments
The Best Luxor Itinerary on a Budget

My 4 days in Luxor were undoubtedly some of the most spellbinding I had in Egypt. Chock full of ancient awesomeness, there’s just simply no way you can come to this country and not hit up Luxor… no matter how short your itinerary. From Valley of the Kings to Karnak Temple, this city is a […]

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The 5 Best Hostels in Cairo, Egypt

By on Published: June 14, 2018 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 2 Comments
The 5 Best Hostels in Cairo, Egypt

The bustling capital of Egypt, Cairo, is an absolute must if you’re visiting this culturally rich and incredibly affordable country. Full of insane historical sights and a feast for the senses too, Cairo is loud, full of life, outgoing, brash and stocked with gasp-aloud ancient treasures. Most visitors start and finish their time in Egypt […]

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The 5 Best Aswan Hostels

By on Published: May 21, 2018 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 0 Comments
The 5 Best Aswan Hostels

I think Aswan has to be my favourite spot in the whole of Egypt. A wonderfully relaxed city set on the banks of the Nile in the south of the country, it’s an absolute must on your Egypt itinerary. Actually it was my first stop in this country, after crossing overland from Sudan, and I […]

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Travelling from Ethiopia to Egypt: Ethiopia to Sudan & Sudan to Egypt by Road

By on Published: May 3, 2018 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Africa, EGYPT, ETHIOPIA, SUDAN with 36 Comments
Travelling from Ethiopia to Egypt: Ethiopia to Sudan & Sudan to Egypt by Road

So you’re in Ethiopia and want to travel north eh?! Have you looked at the internet and already struggled to find any good info? Welcome to the club! Yup, just a few months ago I was in exactly the same boat, desperately searching online for some facts about how I could travel from Ethiopia to […]

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10 Unmissable Things to do in Aswan, Egypt

By on Published: April 30, 2018 | Last Updated: January 27, 2020 in Africa, EGYPT with 6 Comments
10 Unmissable Things to do in Aswan, Egypt

It’s always hard to pick favourites, especially in a country as mind-blowing as Egypt, but if I had to pick a top spot in this formidable country, then my prize would go to Aswan. This Nile-side city in the south of the country is as chilled and relaxed as it is jam-packed with incredible sights […]

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