Want to take a road trip, or find the perfect hotel, but just don’t know where to start? That’s where the beginner’s travel guide series comes in! In this mix of guest posts and my own tips from all the weird and wonderful experiences from my travels I want to share a few helpful guides to get you on the way to becoming a seasoned travelling pro. Continue Reading
Did you know that you can sell your flights, holidays and hotel rooms if you can’t use them?
Planned a holiday and now your plans have changed? Are you stuck with non-refundable flights and a hotel reservation? Don’t despair – you can sell your flights and holidays to someone else! Continue Reading
It’s a cliche to say that travelling changes you but in reality, it happens to most of us. The lessons we learn from travel are so important to shaping who we are, there are so many positives to be gained from experiences through personal growth, no matter how chaotic or disastrous the series of events might be at the time! And it doesn’t stop there. I’ve continued to reflect and learn since returning from a long trip, and making sense of the major highs and lows along the journey. Let’s review the most important lessons I’ve discovered from exploring the world!
Worried about travelling solo? You shouldn’t be! But I can understand the hesitation, it’s a big world out there and going alone can add additional worries. Whether you’re a female or male solo traveller, the thought of meeting new people is intimidating for lots of us. I’ve put together a few ideas that I found helped me find my feet and make new friends! Continue Reading
Moving away from the West Coast, I continued my Kiwi Experience South Island tour as we headed towards Wanaka, and onwards to Queenstown. There’s a lot of hype about this destination dubbed the backpacker capital. Let’s see how it lived up to expectations, and how we spent the rest of our time visiting “the 8th Wonder of the World” Milford Sound, Lake Tekapo, and ending up in the delightful city of Christchurch!
For many backpackers the favourite way to get around New Zealand is through the Kiwi Experience. I signed up for the Sheepdog Pass to take me from Auckland to Christchurch using the hop-on hop-off travel approach over 8 days exploring all sorts along the way! Check out the Kiwi Experience North Island Itinerary
and here you can find just how it went on the North Island leg of our trip. From the cosmopolitan Auckland down to the cultural Wellington plus some incredible spots in between, you can be sure that the North Island of New Zealand has incredible scenery and exhilarating activities to suit every backpacker!
What could be better than beautiful beaches, contemporary art, and peaceful parks all in one place? These are just some of the best things to do in Melbourne to maximise the diversities of this vibrant city!
Beyond the city of Melbourne is a chance to enjoy some of Victoria’s beautiful coastline. One of the best ways to get out is to take the Great Ocean Road Gray Line Tour from Melbourne CBD, stopping at key viewpoints along the way. See how this hassle-free day trip is the perfect escape from city life!