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.


Tips on how to make friends as a solo traveller
Travelling alone can seem like a scary thing to do, but the reality is that so many people do travel alone and are looking for travel companions just like yourself. Making friend while travelling alone is surprisingly easy, and it can happen in a number of ways. These are some of […]

How to Make Friends as a Solo Traveller


We all love travelling to new destinations, flying there however can be another story. Luckily, there are some small things you can do to make a long flight seem a little less long. These are my top tips for flying. Don’t arrive too early Sure, you don’t want to arrive late either, but […]

The Secret to a Good Flight: My Tips For Flying



I have learnt the benefits of packing light the hard way. When I went on my first overseas trip I had a suitcase weighing 30kgs. My last trip to Bali, I had a backpack weighing 5kgs. I ALWAYS opt to travel light when I backpack and these are the reasons you […]

10 Benefits of Packing Light When Backpacking


The best of the US
First and foremost, I want to make it clear that every trip I have been on has been funded by myself, from money I earned. When I first started travelling the world alone at 18, people would always ask how I could afford to travel and assume that I had rich […]

This is How I Save Money For Travel



Dealing with the post travel blues
Experiencing feelings of sadness, nostalgia and discontent is common after returning home from a vacation or trip around the world. Even after two-week vacations people experience the post travel blues and are unhappy returning to their monotonous routines.  Now if you have only ever taken a short holiday, you wouldn’t have experienced […]

Feeling the Post Travel Blues? Not with these strategies


Backpacking Travel Essentials
When packing for a backpacking journey, my biggest piece of advice is not to overdo it, there are so many benefits to packing light. Remember, you will be carrying your bag on your back, so packing less, but more important items, is key. Careful thought should go into the packing process as you pack […]

Backpacking Travel Essentials you NEED for your next big adventure