£20 ASOS Voucher Up For Grabs

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 7, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
Hello readers! Hope you're all well as we approach the festive season. Steve and I are currently in Borneo at the moment and LOVE it here, although the heat and sunshine (still around, despite the approach of the monsoon season) mean the run up to Christmas is a little different for us at the moment! Still plenty of Christmas trees around Southeast Asia though... Fancy a few extra pennies t.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Backpackers: Let Your Feet Do

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 7, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
We’ve all seen it – the female sightseer staggering around ancient ruins in heels. Of course you’d never be silly enough to wear inappropriate footwear while travelling – right? Not only does it spoil your trip (and your companion’s) when your feet are covered in oozing blisters or you’ve sprained your ankle, it can be positively dangerous to wear the wrong thing on your feet when you.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Tips for Sending Christmas Pre

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 7, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
Buying, wrapping and sending gifts at Christmas can be a chaotic time. If you’re travelling during December then the stress of getting presents to your loved ones safely and on time is tripled. Sadly Santa is often too busy to pick them up on his way round the world so you’ll have to resort to other methods. Here are a few tips for sending parcels at Christmas. Plan Ahead Even if you’r.... {{ Continue Reading }}

5 Reasons to Travel in Winter

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 7, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
The majority of people still pick summer to go on their annual holiday, while plenty of keen travellers will set off and often return in the warmer months. Normally this is due to allocated holiday time and the chosen countries also experiencing their summer. However, travelling through winter has many benefits. Change of Climate If you’re sick of cold, dull weather then going abroad to a .... {{ Continue Reading }}

Backpacking with kids… It ca

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 5, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
We know what you’re thinking: once you have kids, your backpacking days are over. But thankfully, that’s far from the truth. If anything, in this day and age, the internet and Wifi have opened up the possibilities for all kinds of independent travel — even backpacking with children. These days, it’s easier than ever to research and prepare for trips in advance, while apps like Air BnB and .... {{ Continue Reading }}

5 best locations for your care

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 5, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
  If you have wanderlust after completing your doctoral degree or are taking a well-deserved break from work, then a year-long career break is the perfect way to break out of your comfort zone and see something spectacular.   Finding the money to fund your trip can be the most difficult part of setting out with your backpack in tow, but whether you’ve won the jackpot on SuperC.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Why Chicago Should Be On Your

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 5, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
Heading to Chicago soon? You’re in luck- the Windy City has something for everyone, with a wide variety of museums, attractions, entertainment, and of course, food. Here are some of the best things to do in Chicago: The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum: Enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of the indoors by visiting this nature museum, which features exhibits ranging from Ice Age mammals to the e.... {{ Continue Reading }}