A few years ago I wrote one of my first proper advice posts - this post on tips for finding cheap airfare. As oil prices begin to soar again for the first time in a few years, so will airfare. So, here are a few new tips that recently popped up in my various newsfeeds...... Continue Reading →
In the modern world of DIY travel, there's an app for everything! I get so many people asking me how I manage to find such good deals on my travels and such cool things to do - it's mostly through these apps! I have an entire home screen dedicated to travel apps, allow me to... Continue Reading →
A post in response to my Aunt Candy’s recent questions for her upcoming Mediterranean cruise. I will try to answer her questions (and hopefully yours!) about cruising the Mediterranean.
Good advice on budget travel for everyone!
It used to be that you could backpack across Europe by train. Then the likes of RyanAir and Easyjet came about and it became almost as cheap to fly across Europe (if you travel light). Now the most budget friendly way to travel across Europe is by coach (bus). Check out the German owned Flixbus,... Continue Reading →
After five years of working on-board a cruise ship, and another five months of working logistics for multiple cruise lines, I think I can finally pin point some of the most common mistakes or oversights people make when travelling by cruise ship [...]
You may or may not have heard this, but there are some wonderful travel products right in your own kitchen! The first is a tried and true traveller's tool: Baking Soda (aka Sodium Bicarbonate). It can be used for: brushing teeth washing your face (yay exfoliant!) washing your hair (be careful though, it dries it... Continue Reading →
Many people stress over trying to find a direct flight (and the cost of some of those direct flights). I'm going to tell you why you shouldn't. Embrace layovers. As you may be aware from my previous post on finding bargain airfare, most of my flying had previously been booked by my company - who... Continue Reading →