The Ultimate Guide to Isla Holbox

Isla Holbox, Mexico, Travel

Located just off the Mexican coast, on the Yucatan Peninsula of Quintana Roo, lies a lazy yet vibrant island; a magical getaway from all the hustle and bustle of Playa del Carmen and Cancun. It’s cultivating charm comes from it’s unique character, the ‘not yet’ overly developed island holds host to many hidden gems, miles of white sandy beaches, an abundance of wildlife […]

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Mosquito Bites – 5 ways to get rid of the itch!


Travel

If your a budget traveller, there is nothing worse than needing medical treatment of some kind and having to pay the ridiculous prices that some places charge. I was a little naïve and maybe a little drunk from the cheap wine I had been drinking but I decided I would be just fine cooking my […]

October 10, 2014

Pilgrim House Hostel – Memphis, Tennessee.


Travel

If you are planning on heading to Memphis  and need a cheap place to stay, look no further. The Pilgrim House Hostel is the perfect place to stay while you explore everything Memphis has to offer. Yes it is quirky, with a deposit system where you pay $10 and can only retrieve your money at […]

October 7, 2014

Q&A: Christoph Rehage – The Longest Way.


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  Christoph Rehage set off from Beijing On November 9th, 2007, on his 26th Birthday with nothing but himself and the open road. The video he put together went viral with over 5 million views on YouTube alone. He has stopped walking for now but has kindly taken some time to answer some of my questions. […]

March 30, 2014

Q&A: Nate Damm – Walking Across America.


Travel

Who is Nate Damm? This is a short bio taken from his website;- ‘Short version of my story: Grew up in Maine, went to school, started a nice life, gave everything up to walk across America, and never went back to the real world. I’ve been on the road since February of 2011. Currently wandering […]

March 13, 2014

Q&A: Sven de Hondt – Hitch Hiking Half Way Across The World.


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Who is Sven de Hondt? Well on his website (www.hetjaarvandehond.be) he describes himself in this way;- “I’m a freelance-journalist for the Belgian magazines P-magazine & Che-magazine, a bartender in a Belgian beer bar, a movie aficionado, a self declared pop culture critic, a past time date show participant, a storyteller and an alternative traveller”. Sven embarked […]

February 26, 2014

New Zealand – The Cheap Way.


The Cheap Way, Travel

If your from the northern hemisphere, a trip down to New Zealand or Australia can end up costing you an arm and a leg. In reality, it’s something you would have to really plan and save up for. Then there is me, who used her monthly pay packet to buy a one way ticket to Auckland with […]

February 19, 2014

Female Solo Travel Tips – Budapest


Destinations, Europe, Travel

Budapest is the capital city of a small European country called Hungary. It is a cultural city, with plenty of things to see and do and even more to eat and drink. I highly recommend a visit to this beautiful city. I visited for 5 nights as a female solo traveller and would like to share […]

January 20, 2014

Q&A: Mike Spencer Bown – Worlds Most Travelled Man.


Travel

Michael Spencer Bown left his home in Calgary in 1989 and went on one of the biggest adventures of his life so far. He ended his trip this year with a Guinness in Ireland after 23 years on the road. After tracking him down, he kindly agreed to answer some of my questions for me. Here he shares with […]

November 24, 2013