We ended up in Oslo while trying to get home from Croatia last year. Flights were £200 direct, or £100 via Oslo for a night. Why not save some money and have an adventure?! We breezed through the airport, and quickly realised why Scandinavia was expensive. The whole airport was done in leather and dark… Read More One night in Oslo
If you, like me, have made the move to London, you’re in for a treat. But some treats have to be earned. Sometimes you have to eat the broccoli first. I’d like to share my struggles in the hunt (I’m not the only one by any means!). Hopefully some part will help you do better… Read More The struggles of finding (and keeping) a job in London
I spent two nights in the Sahara desert, on a tour with Travel Talk. Our incredible guide Abdoul, made it a trip to remember. After an amazing first day, which you can find more about here, we had breakfast, then set off for our next camp. We made a stop along the way, at a… Read More Moroccan magic: Sahara camel rides and crazy donkeys
I was in Morocco on a tour with Travel Talk. Their Adventure Morocco tour included two nights in the desert, which I was super excited but a little bit nervous for. I had no idea what to expect, and it ended up being the highlight of my trip. Abdoul was going to make it an… Read More Moroccan magic: Sahara daydreams and sunsets
Travel has changed a lot in the last thirty years. Air travel never used to be an option, as the cost was so high. But these days, flying allows easy access to countries we never would have been able to dream about. Check out some of these tips out for how to find cheap flights.… Read More How to find cheap flights
It’s a well known fact that Kiwis love brunch. Australians do too, but I’m a Kiwi, so I can quite happily state for the record that we love brunch. On a weekend in NZ, you’ll find most footpaths overflowing with brunchers. It’s totally acceptable to brunch anytime between breakfast and dinner. Moving to London, I… Read More How to find cheap brunch in London
I’ve always wanted to explore Scotland, and the three day exploring the Isle of Skye tour with Macbackpackers sounded like a great place to start. Nearly missing my overnight train to Edinburgh, I didn’t get a whole lot of sleep, but wasn’t going to let that stop me enjoying myself. Our driver/guide, Tim, was fan-fucking-tastic from… Read More Exploring the Isle of Skye – hilarious Scottish style!