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  • What's a Non-Spanish-Speaking Aussie doing at Semana Santa?

    What's a Non-Spanish-Speaking Aussie doing at Semana Santa?

    Antigua, Guatemala

    So what’s an English speaking Australian doing in Antigua, Guatemala? That is a great question! I know no Spanish, I know nothing about Guatemala, except one thing, the biggest Easter celebration in the world is set in the colonial streets of a small town named Antigua. So naturally we wanted to go.

  • What Have You Got in All Those Bags?

    What Have You Got in All Those Bags?

    Travel Tips

    “That’s too much luggage! What have you got in all those bags?” “How do you travel with so little? What have you got in just those bags?” Two phrases we have heard continuously on our travels. Take a peek in our permanent travelling bags.

  • Travel Induction - Pickpocketed in Antigua, Guatemala

    Travel Induction - Pickpocketed in Antigua, Guatemala

    Antigua, Guatemala

    It was bound to happen. 11 months with no theft or anything, we were surprised. No use for our Travel insurance. But then it happened. The violated feeling, the disappointment, the hassle. Pickpocketed in the one place we were told it would happen. Take heed of our cautionary tale.

  • My 13 Secret Weapons for Stress-Free Travel

    My 13 Secret Weapons for Stress-Free Travel

    Travel Tips

    Travelling full time is certainly different from the occasional holiday. We’ve had to streamline certain things to make the battle winnable instead of an outright war. I’ve learnt a few things along the way that I’d love to share with you.

  • 365 Days Nonstop. A Million Experiences.

    365 Days Nonstop. A Million Experiences.

    Competitions

    We never thought that when we left Australia 5th May 2012 we would still be on the road. And that we would be sharing our journey with 10,000+ other people. If you know anything about me (Erin - the mum) I love parties and there was no way I was letting this day go by without a party. So to celebrate our 365 days of non-stop travel we have something very special planned.

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