Accommodation: Where I stayed In Thailand

When looking for places to stay in Thailand you are not stuck for choice! We tried to mix it up a little and stay at hotels, guest houses and also our favourite; Airbnb rentals! Thailand does not lack accommodation options, the hardest part is narrowing the search...

Travel Tips: How Expensive Is Thailand?

We all know that South East Asia has some of the cheapest, backpacker friendly countries on the planet, but Thailand isn’t the cheapest out of them all. But how expensive is Thailand? Let me break down for you what travel will really cost you in this beautiful...

Chiang Mai Walking Street Market: Best Way To Spend Your Money!

Got some spare Baht and a Sunday evening free? Then get ready for a shopping spree which, won’t cost you as much as you think! The markets kick off into full swing around 4pm and I would highly recommend starting early! Come 9pm and you will barely be able to...

What’s In My Backpack? | New Zealand Edition

When it comes to packing I have pretty much been trying everything to go as light as possible. But I am no expert and I am still learning at every step! When it comes to what I carry, it will of course differ for every country but there are a lot of essentials which I...

Travel Tips: How Expensive Is New Zealand?

New Zealand is a backpackers paradise with it’s two main islands packed with adventure, adrenaline sports and stunning sceneries. But with such beauty can come a hefty price tag! For the budget conscious backpacker, New Zealand can seem like a challenging place to...

Five Reasons to Tour New Zealand by Campervan

I’d like to thank Aly for sharing this article with her readers! Her site is an anthology of adventures that will inspire even the most reluctant traveler. I particularly enjoyed her most recent accounts from Auckland, New Zealand—one of my favorite places on earth....

Australia vs New Zealand: Working Holiday Visa Comparison

Two countries which are situated so close together, yet miles apart in terms of landscape, people and experiences on offer. People sometimes group Australia and New Zealand under the same umbrella and this is a huge mistake. They are two very different countries and...

Life After Australia? My Upcoming Travel Plans!

It is pretty crazy to think that 21 months ago I set off with my backpack for the third time solo travelling. Only that time I had no return flight, or any real plans for the future. Now, after almost two years, I’m saying goodbye to this stunning country which...

Wilsons Promontory & Phillip Island in 24 hours!

Victoria. The state of stunning green rolling hills and fabulous coffee. It also comes with some monumental road trips. The Great Ocean Road; check! Grampians National Park; check! With an unexpected trip to Melbourne, I couldn’t pass up another mini trip...

Accommodation: Where I Stayed In Indonesia

There are tonnes of accommodation options when visiting Indonesia and even luxury villa’s won’t break the bank! So here are the places Scott and I stayed on our 3 week trip last year for a bit of inspiration! Ubud, Bali     Not the primary reason...

Top 10 Things To See/Do In Indonesia

  With Indonesia boasting over 17,000 islands you can really scratch your head at the thought of narrowing that down into a 3 week trip! But you all know how I feel about rushing and travel. They DO NOT mix! When you have so many options at your finger tips, pick...

Swimming with sea turtles in Indonesia

  One of the ultimate highlights of my time island hopping in Indonesia was when we came across this not-so-little fella! We spotted him digging amongst the reef surrounding Gili Trawangan and he mesmerised us!           This post does...

How To Travel On A SUPER TIGHT Budget

More and more people are hitting the road with just a backpack and a one way ticket just like I did! However travel requires money, obviously! Every country is different with some costing a lot to travel and others being budget backpackers paradise! With my 3 year...

Why I Haven’t Been Blogging & Book Update!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you know I am currently writing my first book! Whilst having a base which is a rare thing I knew that this would be the best time to get my manuscript to the first draft stage. It was the reason I made the decision to...

Hiking The Tongariro Alpine Crossing With Adrift Outdoor Adventures

Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is something at the top of most backpackers to do lists when they get to New Zealand; and for good reason! It has been claimed as one of the best day walks in not only New Zealand, but the world! As was our original plans; most...

Jailhouse Accommodation, Christchurch | Review |

Ever wanted to stay a night in jail without committing some horrendous crime? No? Me neither. However, if you fancy spending a couple of nights in a real prison whilst your down in Christchurch then you need to check out Jailhouse Accommodation. I only came down for a...

Tahuna Pod Hostel: Queenstown, New Zealand | OFFICIAL REVIEW |

I offered to write this blog post and produce a promotional video for Tahuna Pod Hostel in return for my accommodation costs. However, all opinions remain my own and are as honest as always. The first thing I look for when I enter a hostel, no matter what I am paying...