Hold The Phone: Perks Of Pre-Australia Travels

Why Plan Extra Trips On The Way To Oz There are a couple of good reasons why it’s a good idea for everyone to stop off somewhere on their way to Australia.. But the biggest one for me was wanting to relax in paradise for a month, after working like a dog the last few months to fund my travels. I knew I’d have to … Continue reading Hold The Phone: Perks Of Pre-Australia Travels

Eat Pray Love: Bali, Indonesia

About Bali, Indonesia Bali is one the most beautiful places I have explored so far! This is not something you want to miss, so you should defiantly add it to your travel bucket list and be sure to stop by if you have a trip to Australia planned. For some reason Indonesia seems to get ignored as a paradise spot, i think most people in England always choose Thailand or … Continue reading Eat Pray Love: Bali, Indonesia

Eeny-Meeny Miny-Moe: Deciding Where To Go In Oz

The Popular Places Travellers usually head towards the main tourist places, working their way down from the East Coast to Sydney. Then Melbourne is also very popular and maybe a trip to Perth or Darwin. But what a mistake that is, as WA is by far my favourite side of Oz. There’s so much to see, better weather and so many places to visit, camp and travel around. … Continue reading Eeny-Meeny Miny-Moe: Deciding Where To Go In Oz

Shake That Lappy-Tappy: Top Travel Gadgets

What To Take Away With You  My top rule is to only take away light and essential gadgets. If you’re going to be working on your travels and/or living abroad, then I would recommend taking your laptop. However, if it’s just fun time travels then I personally wouldn’t cart it around with you. Usually a smart phone will be enough, plus sometimes it’s nice to get completey … Continue reading Shake That Lappy-Tappy: Top Travel Gadgets

Hypochondriacs Relax: Which Meds & Repellents To Take Away

Don’t Be A Walking Chemist Obviously it depends where you go in the world, but you can more or less get everything you need from a pharmacy when you’re away. Just as a heads up, Australia isn’t as dangerous as people think, just the odd cockroach, mossy and spider. So drop the paranoia and only take a few essentials meds. Mozzy Advice If your blood is … Continue reading Hypochondriacs Relax: Which Meds & Repellents To Take Away

Time To Pack Your Things & Go: Packing Tips

Top Packing Tips Take it from someone that loves to travel light but when travelling always takes too much.. PACK LIGHT! I know it’s hard because you don’t always know much about the place your going to and what you’ll need. But you can always buy stuff when your away, and trust me, you will buy stuff because it’ll be cheaper and more beautiful then stuff at home. … Continue reading Time To Pack Your Things & Go: Packing Tips

Baby It’s Cold Outside: Weather In Oz

All Four Seasons I’m not sure why, but people in England seem to think Australia is warm all the time like LA. Or maybe it was just me and all the people i spoke to about Oz. So just to set things straight for anyone else unsure – Australia has all four seasons! Just like England, except for the fact that it’s actually warm in … Continue reading Baby It’s Cold Outside: Weather In Oz

What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger: Travel Vaccinations

Don’t be a dum-dum, most jabs are free and better to be safe then sorry. How To Work Out What Jabs You’ll Need Just tell the nurse where you’re planning on going and they’ll work it all out for you and make a schedule for your vacinations. Get everything you’ll need for your trip plus any near by countries that you may end up going … Continue reading What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger: Travel Vaccinations

Cool Kids Get Travel Insurance: All Your Cover Options

ALWAYS GET TRAVEL INSURANCE! I’ll be the first to admit that when go on week long holidays around Europe i evener bother, because i don’t take anything of value and i know I’m covered by the NHS. Not smart, but that’s how i look at it. But longer term travels, outside the EU, 100% i cover myself. If your trying to save money, this is not the area to scrimp on. … Continue reading Cool Kids Get Travel Insurance: All Your Cover Options