How to Plan your Gap Year Itinerary

Itinerary Planning

If you are anything like me when I decided to take a gap year, all of a sudden thousands of opportunities presented themselves to me and I was a whirlwind of ideas and possibilities. A year to travel seemed like a dream and I couldn’t wait to do, well, everything! Reality eventually set in, and … Read more

Best Books for Budget Travellers

Best Books for Budget Travel

We all love to dream of travel, but the common belief is that travel is expensive and it’s hard to afford. I myself have been on the receiving end of comments like “I wish I could afford to travel”, or even “it’s okay for some!” Really though, travel does not have to be expensive. I … Read more

Group Tour vs Independent Travel: Which is Better?

Almost everyone you meet will have an opinion on this – are group tours or independent travel better? Some people will swear by tours, others will not even consider one. This article may contain affiliate links. This means that if you make a purchase after clicking on a link, I may receive a small commission. Read … Read more

A Step by Step Guide to Planning Your Trip

You have just decided to go on your first international trip – but now what? Should you just make your way to the local travel agent and get them to sort it all out? Before you do that, here’s a step-by-step guide to planning your trip, and you might just decide it’s so easy you … Read more