Jun 17, 2019 Product Reviews
Traveloka is an online travel booking platform focused on Southeast Asia. Founded in Indonesia in 2012, it has grown rapidly and now competes with industry heavyweights. Find out how it compares on price, range and functionality. I put Traveloka to the te…
Jan 17, 2019 Product Reviews
Recording your journeys is as old as time. Prehistoric Paleolithic dudes did it. Ancient Greek conquerors did it. This scratch off world map is blissfully simple and you get the same buzz as an instant-win scratchy game, but there’s no gambling involved… …
Jan 3, 2019 Travel Tips
The cost to fly internationally has gone down consistently for over 3 decades. However, airlines are making more money than ever. Follow my rules to book cheap one way flights (and know when to break the rules) and you’ll be laughing all the way to Fiji, …
Oct 29, 2018 Travel Tips
While you may have tamed the fantastic plastic in your wallet at home, it can be a whole other game when you travel overseas. There are currency exchange rates, bank fees, and ATM surcharges to contend with, not to mention risks like card skimmers and dod…
Jul 24, 2018 United Kingdom
The United Kingdom is a road tripping paradise - windy roads, scenic vistas, rolling hills, majestic mountains, meandering rivers, quaint towns, castles and history galore. Every great travel adventure starts with an equally great plan. So, I’ve put toget…
Jul 24, 2018 Travel Tips
Expedia have a brand new feature called Add-On Advantage that allows you to save up to 51% on hotel rooms. I put this to the test and you’ll be surprised how much I actually saved.
May 22, 2018 Travel Tips
I’ve hired dozens of cars all over the world, and learned a lot of these lessons the hard way. Benefit from my experience and don’t make these 19 nauseating car rental mistakes.
Feb 18, 2018 Travel Tips
There are certain things the Swiss are known for. Chocolate, ski resorts, and pocket knives, for instance, have all been revolutionised after Switzerland put its stamp on them. And hospitality, of course. Find out why I choose Swissotel when I travel arou…
Nov 24, 2017 Product Reviews
Everyone agrees that a good night's sleep is vital, not only for your health, but to provide you with the energy needed every day. Sleeping on a plane isn’t easy at the best of times. Drifting off to dreamland in an upright position is downright unnatural…
Oct 16, 2017 Travel Tips
The best travel clothing is versatile and can be worn in at least a couple different situations. I’m going to share my 5 tips to guarantee you’ll choose the right travel clothing, along with a couple brands I’ve come to trust over the years.
Sep 11, 2017 Travel Tips
When it’s time for vacation, does the prospect of travelling overseas without a reliable 4G or WiFi connection feel downright daunting? Find out how to choose a portable Wi-Fi hotspot for your next great adventure.
Aug 23, 2017 Travel Tips
Dry eyes can strike anyone at any time, even when travelling. I’ve put together the most common causes of this condition that affect travellers, as well as easy solutions for dealing with dry eyes.
Jul 14, 2017 Travel Tips
Travelling the world is glamorous. Until it isn’t. Things can go wrong in the most unexpected ways and most inconvenient times. I wish I could say the last 5 years of travel has been 100 percent smooth sailing. But in the moments when plans went pear-shap…
Jun 25, 2017 Show Me The Money!
Christian has such a contagious zeal about travel, you can't help but smile when you read his writings. He employs a whatever-it-takes attitude to make his dreams happen, and I'm sure you'll realise if he can live the dream, then so can you.
Apr 21, 2017 Travel Tips
Growing concern over climate change has led to an increased desire to travel more responsibly. Find out why bus travel is growing in popularity and how it helps the environment too.
Feb 23, 2017 Travel Tips
From the tranquil and picturesque landscapes of France’s Normandy, to Iceland’s unique natural heritage, to the beauty and historical depth of Great Britain and Ireland, Europe offers a wealth of experiences that will never fail to quench your desire for …
Dec 30, 2016 Travel Tips
With the never-ending variety of colorful and inventive clothing, shoes, and accessories in the world, why is it that almost everyone has plain black luggage? Why are we all so BORING?
Dec 23, 2016 Product Reviews
What do you get when you cross a stylish piece of men’s jewellery and a multi-tool? It sounds like a joke, but this handy wrist-worn travel-friendly tool is no joke. I’ve tried the Leatherman TREAD over the past month and am now ready to share my verdict.
Dec 14, 2016 Product Reviews
We often get asked how we receive snail mail while travelling. And here’s the answer... a virtual PO Box service! Find out how PO BOX Zone works, and if it’s a good fit for you.
Jul 1, 2016 Show Me The Money!
I met Rachel in Florida recently and she has an absolutely fascinating story. From a young solo girl moving to India, trying to find a way to make travel work. She has now been based in India for three years and is sharing her ways on how you too can make…