Tag: Well Being

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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Is Sudan Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

By on Published: May 10, 2018 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Africa, Solo Female Travel, SUDAN with 16 Comments
Is Sudan Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

I have to be honest, there’s not many people I know who have travelled in Sudan. And being even more honest, there’s NO solo females I know who have travelled in Sudan. (Everyone I know whose been was either a solo male or part of a couple.) But you know what, this sort of unknown […]

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Adelaide’s Trending Restaurants & Cafes

By on Published: October 29, 2017 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
Adelaide’s Trending Restaurants & Cafes

Adelaide’s dining scene has grown into its own over the years, merging from what was considered to be a try hard copy of the East Coast to a thriving dining culture with its own identity. Local chefs and restauranteurs have delved into the heart of Adelaide and created new restaurants and cafes that really portray […]

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Safari Insurance : Why I Chose Travel Insurance from World Nomads

By on Published: August 17, 2017 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Africa, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
Safari Insurance : Why I Chose Travel Insurance from World Nomads

So if you haven’t heard the latest news … we’re off to Africa! Yep, leaving Australia and the giant road trip Down Under behind us, we’re off to experience a different type of road trip in a very different continent. Yes for 2 months, I’ll be joining the guys at Absolute Africa for a mammoth […]

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7 Great Tips for Choosing the Best Sunglasses for Hiking

By on Published: March 6, 2017 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Gear & Packing, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
7 Great Tips for Choosing the Best Sunglasses for Hiking

When it comes to hiking we all know that we need a good pair of boots, a high-quality sunscreen and a backpack that holds all of the essentials. However we often neglect one of the most important things we need when hiking. Yes whether it’s a day trip or a multi-day trip, you also need […]

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Water-To-Go Filter Bottles: Are They Worth It?

By on Published: January 7, 2017 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Travel Gear & Packing with 13 Comments
Water-To-Go Filter Bottles: Are They Worth It?

Filter bottles have been around a while now, and are listed and recommended on pretty much every travel, outdoors and hiking website. I’ve seen plenty of videos boasting how amazing filter bottles are, how long they last and, unlike their plastic water bottle counterparts, how little they impact our environment. I’ll admit, until I started […]

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10 Lessons Learned From My 8 Month Vegan Road Trip

By on Published: November 28, 2016 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Travel Stories with 1 Comment
10 Lessons Learned From My 8 Month Vegan Road Trip

8 months living on the road, in a car, without a kitchen can be a hard job for anyone to manage. If you’re a vegan and a health nut like me however, it can be one of the toughest parts about travel. But I’ve done it and I’m still alive, and I’m still healthy! So […]

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10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

By on Published: October 31, 2016 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

Driving through Outback Australia is one of the most quintessential road trips you can make. Like Route 66, one of the best US road trips, journeying through rural and remote Australia will have you experiencing and exploring some incredible destinations you’d never get to see without your own set of wheels. But do be prepared, […]

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URGH! Can You Guess the 30 Filthiest Attractions on the Planet?

By on Published: September 26, 2016 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Travel Tips with 4 Comments
URGH! Can You Guess the 30 Filthiest Attractions on the Planet?

This article was written in collaboration with Helping AU and contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you. One of the most frequent comments I get asked about being a long-term traveller is how do I put up with the gross […]

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How Travel Taught Me Not to Wear Make-Up

By on Published: September 8, 2016 | Last Updated: October 27, 2021 in Travel Stories, Travel Tips with 21 Comments
How Travel Taught Me Not to Wear Make-Up

So here it is, I don’t wear any make-up. Ever. This isn’t some great aggressive stance I’m taking on this issue, it’s just a fact, plain and simple. I don’t own any make-up, I don’t spend any money on it; I don’t really even give it any thought. It’s as if, make-up for me, doesn’t […]

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