Bed Bugs; I’m sorry, but I have to raise this subject. It may seem like a trivial point but it can seriously affect both your travels, and things back home after your trip. These pests are not easy to deal with from both a host’s perspective and guests; but they need to be dealt with immediately.Continue reading “Good Night, Sleep Tight; Don’t Let The Bed Bugs Bite | Downsides To Solo Travel”
Now, I’ve been on the road for quite some time, and quite often, I’m asked “how have I been backpacking for so long?” Well, in a short answer, voluntary work.Continue reading “Volunteering On Vacation”
“Ladies and gentlemen, please stow your carry-on luggage underneath the seat in front of you or in an overhead bin. Please take your seat and fasten your seat belt. And also make sure your seat back and folding trays are in their full upright position. Prepare for take-off please.”Continue reading “A Plane Guide To Travel | Methods Of Transport Pt II”
“One room left at this price”, “booked four times in the last 24 hours”, “there are two other people looking at this same room”. Have you seen this kind of marketing scheme used on hotel and hostel websites? Well after a 15 month investigation, they will have to make changes to this tactic.Continue reading “OTA’s, more like No-TA’s”
My friend told me I could never make a car out of spaghetti; you should’ve seen the look on her face when I drove pasta!
The whole idea of travelling is to move from one place to another so here’s a guide to some methods that I’ve used to get around the place.Continue reading “A Wheelie Good Guide To Travel | Methods Of Transport pt. I”
Hostels; what are they, and how are they different to hotels?Continue reading “Bed, Booze & Beyond | An Insight Into Hostel Life”
One of my biggest fears before I set off into the great unknown was that of money, how was I going to cope without a stable income and constantly spending money on accommodation, travel and food. Well I hope this can provide some answers…Continue reading “How To Get The Most Out Of EUROwn Money”