Everyone knows that the UK is notoriously expensive; budget travellers and backpackers avoid it, and even UK residents don’t travel around all that much because of the cost. Although I’m originally from the UK, I’ve never held down a full-time job here and because I’ve been away for so long, I don’t own a car. […]
When I told my friends and family that Luke and I were going to stay in a hotel in the Polish mountains near Wroclaw for a week, for free, all meals included, they said we were being ridiculous, that it’s not possible. But it is possible. Being a native English speaker is a sought-after skill […]
Vietnam’s north-to-south, or vice versa, backpacking route spans the whole length of the country. During that time, you will no doubt end up on a less than ideal overnight bus or sleeper train. These can take anywhere from 8 to 15 hours.