Once in a lifetime: Thailand

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 30, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
If you ever find yourself wondering where to travel next, or even if you wish to make a substantial change and move to the other end of the world, Thailand should be among your top choices. Whether you are a history major travelling to soak up another culture, a foodie looking to widen your horizons, a party-goer looking for the next great adventure, or just a person looking for your place under t.... {{ Continue Reading }}

The African Plains of Tanzania

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 23, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
Is there anything better than going on safari? Well up until around a year ago, I had no idea how a safari works or what it even entails. Now I am in love with Africa and love to see the big game animals in their natural habitat. Recently I decided to take a trip to Tanzania to see what safari experience was going to be like as I had heard nothing but good things about the area! Well this is my sh.... {{ Continue Reading }}

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By :- Louise Jackson, On December 20, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
…and it is SO getting added to my bucket list! For those of you who have read our blog for a while, you’ll be well aware that my dream is to visit Tanzania, go on safari, see a pride of lions in the Serengeti (though one would be enough!), sleep in the bush, climb Mount Kilimanjaro and chill out on the islands of Zanzibar. You’ll also be aware that Steve and I are quite different in ou.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Our 2014 Christmas Gift Guide!

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 11, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
It's beginning to look at a lot like Christmas...even in Malaysian Borneo! OK, so it may be roasting hot here, but there are still Christmas trees aplenty and carols played in the shopping centres, so we're not totally without a Christmas build up being away from the UK - just missing an advent calendar which, being the chocoholic I am, am a little gutted about. We're flying back to the UK on.... {{ Continue Reading }}

How to Keep Yourself Entertain

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 11, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
While visiting new places or revisiting favourite old spots can be exciting and stimulating, very often the process of getting there is anything but. This is especially the case when a long-haul flight is involved or a relatively uninteresting bus or train journey. Even if you are not travelling alone, there are only so many conversations you can have before you run out of things to say. Luckily, .... {{ Continue Reading }}

Glitziest Mobile Games for tho

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 10, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
If you're backpacking or travelling for a long period of time, it's inevitable you're going to experience one or two flight delays. Believe me, there's nothing worse than flying from one continent to the next, having to change twice and then find your last flight is delayed. So close, and yet so far! I'm the original bookworm (still haven't made that step towards a Kindle yet either!), so I'm .... {{ Continue Reading }}

5 Things You Can’t Miss

By :- Louise Jackson, On December 8, 2014 in ::-Uncategorized
With the football season bringing to light some of the most beautiful cities in Europe, I can't think of a better excuse to head over to Italy. Whether you're travelling alone or bringing your best football fan buddy with you, December is set to bring us some treats – including the upcoming Fiorentina vs. Dinamo Minsk on 11th December. But once all the football is over, you're then left with .... {{ Continue Reading }}