Nine Travel – Health & Safety FAILS!

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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How Easy is it to Move Country?

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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Setting a Realistic Travel Budget

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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Hostel Etiquette – Love Thy Neighbour!

It had been years since I slept in a hostel until I wound up in Anchorage for a night at the Bent Prop. It was decent enough and certainly matched the budget, but it did remind me why I upgraded…

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