This story begins when I was travelling in the Philippines early 2016 with my Spanish friend Felix we spent two months travelling around this amazing country. At that point in the trip we were in El Nido, Palawan, famous for it's island hopping tours, white beaches and coral reefs. We ended up staying at the … Continue reading Robbed by a ladyboy in El Nido, Palawan in the middle of the night
Many of us alike have dreams of learning to surf when we arrive in Australia with it's 10,685 beaches you are guaranteed to find somewhere awesome to ride the waves! Unfortunately after arriving in Sydney, Australia and travelling up the East Coast I was taken back by the prices companies were charging for a surf lesson. However … Continue reading Best and cheapest place to learn to surf on the East Coast of Australia
I spent three amazing months exploring both North and South India, and I found some pretty handy apps to make my trip more enjoyable, easier and certainly saved me money! Here is a list of my favourites! redBus- This is an online bus ticket booking platform and is the country's premier bus service operating across … Continue reading The best iPhone/Android apps you need when travelling India
You might be slightly overwhelmed when you arrive in Vietnam by the amount of motorbikes on the road, it's truly astonishing but it also means there's plenty of choice around to pick up a good bike. Firstly decide on what bike you want, this mostly depends on your experience with motorbikes. The options are manual, … Continue reading Where to buy a motorbike in Vietnam for backpackers
One of the most important things when travelling is how to access your money around the world safely, securely and most importantly with ease. Long gone is the need to just to take your bank card, as the fees will still make you weep! However there seems to be a new stream of cards making … Continue reading What are the best value money travel cards to have when travelling abroad?
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