Thailand is my number one recommendation for budget travellers. If you’re a budget backpacker, you can keep the cost to travel Thailand really low. It’s no secret that Thailand is a favourite destination for backpackers. In Thailand, you can pitch up on a beach-side hammock and swim all day. But you don’t need to be the hippy kind […]
Aruba is a Caribbean island off the coast of Venezuela. I’d never heard of the little Dutch-owned island of Aruba until just recently – but though it’s unbeknown to many of us Brits, it’s a popular holiday destination Dutch and for American couples and honeymooners. The island has year-round sunshine, turquoise seas, colonial Dutch architecture and […]
Get £30 off Airbnb with this Airbnb coupon code when you book a trip for the first time. Airbnb is always the first website we check for booking accommodation. I love Airbnb and have been using the website to find travel accommodation abroad for more than two years. Airbnb is a holiday rental website where […]
Looking for tips on how to pack light? You’ve come to the right place. In this guide to packing light, I share my 9 simple steps to smarter travel packing. Whether you’re on a 3-day city break or about to start your around-the-world adventure, these travel packing tips show you how to pack the right items. […]
Brighton is one of the UK’s most vegetarian and vegan-friendly cities. In this Brighton vegetarian guide, we reveal Brighton’s best vegetarian lunch spots. Brighton’s vegetarian food scene is awesome. Think beetroot falafel wraps and oversized sushi rolls. Vegetarian pub grub and chunky veg burgers. Summer salads and winter bean stews.
San Miguel de Allende is the prettiest city in Mexico. It’s a small colonial city with UNESCO World Heritage Site status. San Miguel de Allende sits to the northwest of Mexico City in the Bajio mountains. After a month of living in Mexico City, San Miguel was the next stop on our Mexico travel route.
Baja California is the edge of the world: one of the western-most stretches of land before the endless Pacific Ocean. Orange and pink rock formations overlook azure waters from beneath a searing sky. La Paz, a beach town in Baja California Sur in Mexico, is popular with visitors due to its year-round summer and proximity […]
Iceland is a country for adventures. Waterfalls, glaciers, hiking, fjords, whale watching — Iceland is awash with incredible activities for nature lovers and adventurers. On my first trip to Iceland many years ago, I saw some breath-taking sights and have always wanted to explore more of this Nordic country.
Portland has been on our must-visit list since forever. We heard it was a hipster mecca with an exploding vegetarian and vegan scene way back and its green credentials and continued commitment to sustainability made us even more excited to get to see the city for ourselves.
I used to be a fair weather hiker. I only wanted to hike when I knew it wouldn’t rain or get too cold, when I knew I wouldn’t get too muddy, when I knew I’d be able to get a good view from where I was headed. All that changed when I started travelling. I […]