I spent quite a long time in Coff's Harbour. Like, over a month. After planning to be there a few days. I kinda loved it. When I first arrived, the free shuttle bus from Aussitel, the hostel I stayed at, took me to a nearby lookout point. With [...]
There are currently about a million and one travel gift guides out there, aimed at finding the perfect present for your gap year pals. Is mine going to be any different? Well, I'd like to think so. If you've got a friend (or son, daughter, distant [...]
Cairns, Port Douglas, the Daintree and the Atherton Tablelands Far North Queensland is the end of the Australian east coast journey for some, and only the beginning for others. Some will be set on blowing their budget before heading home, while for others the saving is [...]
People rarely give much of a thought to hotel staff in travel blogs. It’s all about ‘tips and tricks’, ways to save the traveller money, hotel and accommodation ‘hacks’. And don’t get me wrong, this is useful stuff. I read those blogs. I take that advice. [...]
Have a read of my advice on how to overcome the fear that is an inevitable part of first-time travel. Get your gap year or backpacking trip off to a good start using these tips!
Find out some tip and tricks on how you can capitalise on the cheap travel opportunities you are offered as a university student, and turn them into awesome experiences!
Find out how to save up for your travels while you're at university living on a tight student budget.
Find out what my favourite Indian street foods are: from sweet, tangy, explosive pani puri, to deep fried delicious onion kachori.
Some tips for making it through the trials of a university ski trip - even with all the alcohol.
My take on the top budget places to eat in Edinburgh, with everything from the best Indian food to the best ice cream shop! Get ready to get hungry...