Backpacking Safety Tips For First Time Travel

Backpacking Safety Tips For First Time Travel

I do hope I’m not about to jinx this, but since we started travelling full time in 2015 we’ve never had anything stolen. Or been seriously injured. That isn’t a brag. It’s a fact. The same as travelling the world isn’t inherently dangerous. When you use your common...
How To Choose Long Term Travel Insurance

How To Choose Long Term Travel Insurance

We’re positive people and we don’t like to dwell on the possibility of bad things happening while travelling. And realistically, things go wrong and accidents happen everywhere, everyday, whether people are travelling the world or not. But there’s no getting around...
Best Rainy Season Clothes For Backpackers

Best Rainy Season Clothes For Backpackers

Being British we’re inherently obsessed with the weather. It’s in our blood, there’s nothing we can do about it. So before we set off on our first backpacking adventure, we agonised over temperature charts and rainfall counts. Just what were the best times to visit...
How Much To Budget For Backpacking in Japan

How Much To Budget For Backpacking in Japan

We’d dreamed of visiting Japan for what seemed like forever, but never thought it would be possible on our frugal backpacker budget. However, when we were in China we decided to set aside a backpacking Japan budget. We just couldn’t resist the temptation of being so...
13 Unique Things To Do In Rome

13 Unique Things To Do In Rome

If it’s your first time in Rome of course you need to see all the big hitters. But if you have more than a few days, have been to The Eternal City before or simply want to escape the crowds, this list of the more unique things to do Rome is for you. Trevi Fountain,...