How-to

How To: Take Better Travel Photos On An iPhone

23 May , 2016  

Take Better Travel Photos On An iPhone

I don’t claim to be an expert photographer, far from it, I am the definition of amateur. But I thought I would share some of the simple techniques I use to make my photos look a little less terrible, and give the illusion I know what I am doing!

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Guest Post

Eating on a Budget in Italy

18 May , 2016  

Eating On A Budget In Italy

A trip to Italy isn’t complete without one thing: good food. Pastas, pizza, gelato, wine – there’s so much to taste and so little time! What sets food in Italy apart, though, is simply the quality of local products. GUEST POST BY JESSICA ANDREWS (WWW.ONEDAYINITALY.COM) A simple sandwich from a corner bar will be more […]

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How-to, Travel Planning

How-to: Create Your Own Google Travel Map

9 May , 2016  

Google Travel Map

Today, you will learn how to create your own Google travel map. We find ours really useful and can honestly say it has helped us greatly during the planning phase of our trip. Plus it’s free and when you’re planning your trip, you’re likely saving for it too. Google maps is a great tool and what better […]

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Tips & Tricks, Travel Planning

5 Fun Things To Do In Barcelona

6 May , 2016  

5 Fun Things To Do In Barcelona

I love Barcelona. There is something about the different parts of the city that give it an atmosphere you struggle to find anywhere else in Europe. You are only ever a short cab ride away from the beach and the local beer (Estrella) is one of my favourites. Here are my top 5 fun things […]

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Apps

Been: Generate Your Own Map Showing How Far You’ve Been

2 May , 2016  

Been Logo

Ever wondered how much of the world you’ve actually been to? Ever wanted to put a number on this? Also wanted this to be presented in map form? – Want no more…

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Fitness

Keeping Fit Whilst Traveling For Backpackers

14 Apr , 2016  

Keeping Fit Whilst Traveling: Here's My Advice

Exercising may be the last thing on your mind whilst traveling, but if you’re anything like myself, fitness and exercising plays a very important part in your life. Not to simply keep that beach bod in check, but more importantly to maintain a happy and positive mood – Those endorphins are addictive! Keeping fit whilst traveling, should be […]

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Gadgets & Gear

Nikon Coolpix P900: The Perfect Travel Camera?

11 Apr , 2016   Gallery

Nikon Coolpix P900: Zoom Extended

I’m not going to pretend I am a photography guru and know camera’s and their specs inside out, but I am going to give you my honest review of the Nikon Coolpix P900. I bought this camera in preparation for the start of our round the world trip (that start’s next January!). Having never purchased a […]

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Travel Planning

Backpacking Travel Insurance 101

4 Apr , 2016  

Backpacking Travel Insurance 101

If you never loose your phone, don’t drive a car and you’re not from the USA – you might think that you don’t need backpacking travel insurance, but you couldn’t be more wrong. Let us outline what travel insurance is, how it differs from other insurances, why backpackers need it and what options are available. […]

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Inspiration

WE’RE NOT GOING! Here’s Why

1 Apr , 2016  

Cancelled: We're Not Going!

Yeah yeah, so it might seem all glam – but really all traveling is doing for you is wasting your time and money. Who wants to go and see boring natural wonders or surf windy seas when you can sit at home after working 9 – 5 and watch some other ‘adventure dude’ do it […]

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Apps

Duolingo: Learn Languages On The Go

28 Mar , 2016  

App Spotlight: Duolingo

Welcome to our new app spotlight series! We are excited to bring you this new content and we hope to have a good eye for what’s good and what’s not when it comes to apps. Using our ‘millennial’ mindset, we are going to strip back our favourite apps – showing you how we find them useful […]

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Guest Post

A Short Story About Bed Bugs In Fiji

24 Mar , 2016  

Chillin' In A Fijian Hammock

7 years ago I had the trip of a lifetime. After graduating back in 2009 I decided I wasn’t ready to go straight into full time employment, I needed to do something that I had always dreamt of – travel the world! I was in Brighton yesterday with James, my fiancé (who travelled the world with […]

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Inspiration

5 Places I Cannot Wait To Visit

21 Mar , 2016  

5 Places I Cannot Wait To Visit

We made the decision to commit to travelling over 12 months before we were due to leave, that meant plenty of time for researching on where and when we would travel. Here are my top 5 most anticipated sites from all that reading.

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