Working in travel I take more long haul flights than most and generally in economy or ‘cattle class’ as it is often referred to. Air travel is rarely a pleasure and unlike fine wine which improves with age, with long-haul…

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There are so many reasons why I travel across the borders dotted on maps, and as many why I’m never happier when doing so. This is ultimately why I ended up working in travel. Before I first set off backpacking…

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The wonderful world of travel doesn’t come with a rule book. Well technically that isn’t strictly true as there is an endless array of guide books which cover just that, but there is so much room for interpretation, deviation and…

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Packing up your possessions and picking up your life to move to another country is something I recommend everyone to do at least once in your lifetime. It takes away that comfortable and familiar feeling and replaces with uncertainty, but…

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Imagine travelling across the world by plane, foot, boat, bus and not paying extra to see the highlight of the region due to lack of bankroll. Sounds ridiculous but there are some seriously under-prepared travel budgets that don’t flex by…

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