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.


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 enjoying […]

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 medical […]

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 […]

No Expiry – 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 […]

5 Step Guide to Creating a Travel Budget



10 Tips for Making the Most of Your Travel Budget
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 […]

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 Make 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 Make Money While Travelling the World


Cheapest Countries to Travel to
Everyone loves to travel, but let 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 2018



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


10 things travel taught me
To appreciate the little things in life Travel taught me to stop and smell the roses, to take a minute to look up into the sky and admire the moon and stars, to realise that there is more to life than working hard every day to get the latest and […]

10 Things Travel taught me…



I love travel
My love affair with travel was instant, from my first overseas trip at the age of 18, I knew a life of travel was meant for me. Don’t let the fact that I have been living in one place for 12 months fool you. It won’t be long until I […]

I Love Travel – This is why


Travelling alone for the first time
My first experience travelling alone was at the age of 18 and I immediately fell in love. I find solo travel liberating and think it is something we should all experience at least once in a lifetime. Nothing excites me more than packing my bags for a solo journey, but […]

Travelling alone for the first time? This is my advice ...