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THE BALI VEGAN FOODIE GUIDE: MUST EAT PLACES

THE BALI VEGAN FOODIE GUIDE: MUST EAT PLACES

Bali’s food game is high. Like, seriously high. If you’re anything like me, then the food situation is a huge factor in deciding where to pop my head into next. I admit that I was a little taken aback by how much Bali has turned […]

SHOESTRING AMERICA: EIGHT WEEK BUDGET ITINERARY

SHOESTRING AMERICA: EIGHT WEEK BUDGET ITINERARY

Travelling America for the past two months has been seriously great. I will admit, being on the road constantly has resulted in the occasional breakdown and even needing to take time out of our ‘holiday’ to actually holiday. It is not an easy feat being […]

ALTERNATING YOUR WARDROBE WHEN TRAVELLING ON A BUDGET

ALTERNATING YOUR WARDROBE WHEN TRAVELLING ON A BUDGET

How many times have you guys sat at home in your pyjamas, Ben and Jerry’s dribbling down your chins, online shopping like a maniac? Do you then proceed to the checkout and quickly exit the page once you realise your bank account is screaming ‘can […]

AMERICAN CUSTOMS THAT MAY SURPRISE FOREIGNERS

AMERICAN CUSTOMS THAT MAY SURPRISE FOREIGNERS

I have now spent over two months travelling across America and as a foreigner, have found some American customs rather baffling. I admit that I did have some prior knowledge of what to expect, such as huge portion sizes, however this was purely based around […]

THE ULTIMATE FIRST-TIMERS GUIDE TO NEW YORK

THE ULTIMATE FIRST-TIMERS GUIDE TO NEW YORK

After visiting New York for the first time, I feel like it’ll be one of my great loves in life. The freedom and beauty of this city is overwhelming. The city is a cultural hotpot full of bustling talent, groovy Downtown hangspots, all the way […]

BUDGET TRAVEL: TOILETRY BAG BEAUTY ESSENTIALS

BUDGET TRAVEL: TOILETRY BAG BEAUTY ESSENTIALS

Minimising health and beauty products when packing my toiletry bag can be virtually impossible for me. This is the part of my packing process that I leave for last, partly because it excites me the most, but also because I know it’ll take some serious […]

FOOD BUDGET USA: EATING WITH $30 A DAY

FOOD BUDGET USA: EATING WITH $30 A DAY

We have finally touched down in America and I admit that food prices have caught me a little off guard. I now realise I took Europe’s food prices for granted. Realistically speaking, food is cheap in America. However, if you have any slight dietary preferences […]

NEW ORLEANS AIRBNB CATFISH AND LOCALS TO THE RESCUE

NEW ORLEANS AIRBNB CATFISH AND LOCALS TO THE RESCUE

Welcome To The Big Easy… Oh New Orleans, I think I’m in love with you. However, this love was not immediate. Our first ten hours in New Orleans was a mix of confusion, worry, happiness and gratitude. However, the assistance we received from New Orleans Airbnb […]

HOW TO BE THE PERFECT AIRBNB GUEST

HOW TO BE THE PERFECT AIRBNB GUEST

There is no question that Airbnb has revolutionised the way people travel. The travel booking site allows families, budget travellers and those on business trips to book accommodation that best suits their needs. I can wholeheartedly admit that my overseas trips would have been much […]

BUDGET EUROPE ITINERARY: SEVEN WEEKS FOR UNDER $3500

BUDGET EUROPE ITINERARY: SEVEN WEEKS FOR UNDER $3500

As my seven-week vacation comes to an end, I thought I’d share with you guys my exact budget Europe itinerary. After now having done a lengthy winter and summer European trip, I can most definitely vouch that summer is probably best for my soul. I’ve […]