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...
It’s a boring topic, travel insurance. Getting your travel insurance sorted is probably my least favourite thing to do before planning a long trip. But finding the right policy is both tricky and incredibly important. Sadly. So read on for some helpful tips – essential if you’re [...]
It’s that time of year again. Almost-but-not quite-Christmas. Time to panic and be completely clueless when suddenly everyone’s asking you what you want. But never fear! A quick Google and you’ll be faced with hundreds of lists just like (but obviously not as good as) this [...]
Following on from my post on sustainable volunteering, I thought I’d come up with some tips on how to get the most out of fundraising – because once you’ve decided on an organisation to volunteer with, you’re probably going to have to raise money to pay for the trip, [...]