Travel Tips

Travel Tips and tricks for your next adventure around the world – everything from packing tips, flying tips, travel planning tips, budgeting tips and more.


How to become a ski instructor
If you have a passion for snowsports and dream of turning this into a career, you may be surprised at how achievable this dream actually is. All it takes is a basic level of skill when it comes to skiing, and you are already halfway there. The next step is […]

How to become a ski instructor – Everything you need ...


Airbnb Tips for Hosts
If you are looking to make some extra cash, why not try hosting your home through Airbnb. You could rent out a spare room, granny flat or your entire house when you are away. I rented my home out through Airbnb when I went on a two week trip to […]

Airbnb Tips for Hosts – Become a Superhost



The Best of Mexico
There is certainly no rule book for travel or right or wrong way to do things. Everyone has a different travel style and that is something that should be embraced. Some people love backpacking and adventure travel, others enjoy budget travel with a slice of luxury from time to time, […]

6 Mistakes travellers make on their first overseas trip (and ...


Carry on essentials for a long haul flight
Packing for a holiday is one of life’s great challenges. The overwhelming process usually coincides with discovering clothes and accessories you haven’t worn in a decade, but feel you may just need on this trip. Filling the suitcase can become irrational as you squeeze in as much as you possibly can, […]

Carry on Essentials for a long haul flight



11 ways to cure homesickness (1 of 1)
Homesickness is that dreadful feeling of withdrawal you get when you’re far away from familiar people, places and routines, leaving you with emotional distress and anxiety. And that is exactly the complete opposite of how you want to feel while travelling.   Homesickness can lead to travellers regretting, or not […]

11 ways to cure homesickness


Travel Insurance
Travel insurance often feels like that unnecessary (and boring) part of planning an exciting getaway. But let me assure you, travel insurance is necessary and can go a long way in helping with the financial blow when things do go wrong.   Travel insurance can cover you for illness and […]

5 Reasons Why You Need Travel Insurance



Travel Resources
With the number of long-haul flights I have been on lately, it is safe to say that I have become a pro at keeping myself amused on flights. Sure, they don’t all fly by quickly (pun intended), but there are a number of ways you can keep yourself amused to […]

Surviving a long haul flight – 14 ways to keep ...


No expiry – the only gift idea for travellers that you ever need!
I don’t know about you, but I suck at buying presents. I always have and I’m pretty sure that I always will. It’s probably the minimalist inside of me that looks at things and thinks who needs that (despite the fact that most people love it). The same goes for […]

Gifting Owl – the only gift idea for travellers that ...



Travel Resources
Making a travel budget isn’t always fun or exciting, but a good budget will help you manage your expenses effectively so that you can have a great trip without overstretching your wallet.  I’ve written up a few tips and tricks that I use when making my travel budget that’ll help […]

7 Step Guide to Creating a Travel Budget


Travel Resources
If you’re planning to travel long term, a travel budget is essential. Having a travel budget (and sticking to it) will allow you to have the trip of your dreams, without the stress of running out of money. Let’s face it, there would be nothing worse than getting halfway through […]

10 Tips for Making the Most of Your Travel Budget



The best destinations for solo travellers
We’ve all experienced the struggle of trying to get a group of people together to go on holiday. People back out, money gets tight and even differing opinions can cause some of the closest friends to get angsty with each other. I’m sure I’m not the only one who has […]

6 of the Best Destinations for Solo Travellers


10 ways to earn money while travelling the world
I want to let you in on a little secret. After 2 years of full-time work, I have just submitted my resignation, with plans to travel consistently for the next 5 years. I know what you’re thinking, I must be rich to be able to travel for the next 5 […]

10 Ways to Earn Money While Travelling the World



Cheapest Countries to Travel to
Everyone loves to travel, but let’s be honest, it isn’t always possible due to financial reasons. The great thing is that certain countries are much more affordable than others, making it possible for people to travel to these countries for a longer period of time. I have taken the time […]

Cheapest Countries to Travel to in 2019


Travel Mistakes
Social media has a funny way of making people think that travel is all amazing destinations, perfect weather and good hair days. What people often don’t see is the reality behind these perfect photos. The overnight bus rides, the language barrier, sickness and exhaustion from changing time zones. My last few posts […]

15 Travel Mistakes I made so you don’t have to