I’m a traveller through and through. Cut me and I bleed the jet stream! I’m not blessed with a huge budget but I do have youth and an adventurous spirit on my side.
“The mass of men live lives of quiet desperation, I’m not going to make that mistake.”Henry david thoreau- sort of…
Are you ready to settle down and stop exploring? Me neither. If you’re here, it’s because you’re looking for places to go and, potentially, the means to stretch your travel budget further. I’ve got you covered. I’m making all the mistakes that go along with trying out shoestring travel so that you don’t have to!
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A few of my friends have a slight problem going travelling with me. They want to shell out big money at fancy restaurants and on expensive experiences. I don’t share that desire. Personally, I find that when I am in a country, city, or region, for a period of time, there is always plenty to … Continue reading Thrifty Travel Tips 3: 6 Ways to Work and Earn Abroad
This post is number 7 on West’s Bucket List. Enjoy! This city in Malaysia is one of culture and colour! If you were to look at the pictures of its red and pink buildings, you might think they were in somewhere like Cuba, and for good reason. Like Cuba, Malacca is something of a time … Continue reading Four Things I Want to See in Malacca Malaysia!
I love Iceland. It’s one of those places you could visit one hundred times and still be awestruck. It’s a country full of truly wonderful and personable people with a laidback culture to boot. Moreover, the land itself is marked by roaring waterfalls, expansive ice blue glaciers, black sand beaches, and jagged volcanos. On the … Continue reading How To Travel Iceland Cheap (From A Guy Who Couldn’t Afford To Go But Did Anyway).
This post starts out with a story from my time in Serbia; however, if you want to shoot on down the page and just read about my top four reasons to visit the country, feel free! Anyway, here comes the tale: John Burns, with whom I find fleeting commonality because of his tee-total nature and … Continue reading Why Not Go To Serbia? A Short Story And 4 Reasons You Should!
When I told my friends I was going to Madagascar for two months, most of them did a double take. “Not South-East Asia or South America?” They asked inquisitively. “Why would you even want to go there?” It’s a fair question. Everybody I know who did a gap year, pre or post uni, did the … Continue reading Madagascar? Where even is that? 5 Reasons to go to a country nobody else does!
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