7 Tips for Snacking Healthily While Travelling

It can become a huge challenge to maintain healthy eating habits while travelling. Whether you’re travelling for work, a well-deserved holiday, or just chasing life on the road, it sometimes gets tough to avoid the temptation of tasty snacks. Why? Because it just seems impossible to stick to a healthy diet if you’re frequently rushing to catch a bus, sat on a long …

10 Clever Ways to Get Paid While Travelling the World

Are you an adventurous spirit that wants to see the world?  But you don’t know how to make money while on your journey?  If so, you have come to the right place!  Today, I’m going to tell you about 10 unique ways to get paid while traveling the world. 1. Work as a Diving Instructor Is one of your passions …

A First Timer’s Guide to Travelling Vietnam

Growing in popularity on the Southeast Asia backpacking scene, Vietnam has so much to offer. Aside from the horrific ‘American War’ (as it’s called in Vietnam because well, what else would you call it?), there is so much history to explore as well as seriously fun cities and more coastline than most Asian countries (and no one to be seen …

Travelling in the UK? Seriously, Why Aren’t You On the Train?

As I sit in my comfy First Class seat on the Virgin Trains East Coast service from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross, I’m wondering why I’ve never done this before. Cup of tea in hand, the staff laughing and joking, my wide First Class seat easily accommodating my sizeable arse, it’s like a dream compared to the stresses of flying. I’ve …

A Night Withlocals in Hanoi

When I first landed in Hanoi, I was fresh from 3 and a half months travelling around India. I was exhausted. Tired from the frenetic pace of India and seeking something a little easier. Hanoi was my antidote. The first thing I did when I arrived was put on a pair of shorts (not something I was able to do …

How to Make Friends in Hostels

Ah, hostel life. It’s social, it’s friendly, it’s a great way to meet new people. But it’s not always easy being the new face. What if you’re travelling by yourself and you’re lacking the confidence to approach people? The good news is you already have something in common with everybody here. You’re all exploring a new place, and you all …

The Ultimate Guide to Travelling India

India is an absolutely huge, diverse country with so many incredible things to discover, that it would be impossible to see everything in just one trip. I spent 3 and a half months travelling this immense country and still barely scratched the surface. It’s a country of immense sights, sounds, tastes, smells… It’s a country which will assault your senses …