French Riviera on a Budget

Last year I wrote a post discussing how to travel around the Amalfi Coast on a Budget – which you can read here – and it was one of my website’s most successful articles to date. My blog is very much a balance of being on a student backpacker budget but trying to squeeze as … More French Riviera on a Budget

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3 Weeks in Thailand – Costs, Itinerary and Getting Around

This post contains sponsored content. I’ve had the pleasure of travelling to Thailand several times in the last few years. In 2015, on my first backpacking trip, I spent around two weeks in the country as a stop between Cambodia and Malaysia and this past summer I spent an entire month dedicated to travelling through … More 3 Weeks in Thailand – Costs, Itinerary and Getting Around

2 Weeks in Sri Lanka – Costs, Itinerary and Getting Around

Last summer I spent two weeks of my summer travelling around Sri Lanka whilst collaborating with hotels and restaurants across the country. I used the public transport system and local drivers to visit six different locations in my thirteen full days there, seeing everything from the Indian Ocean from Mirissa’s beaches to elephants in Yala … More 2 Weeks in Sri Lanka – Costs, Itinerary and Getting Around

5 Cheap January Flights from Scotland (Under £25)

I’m publishing this post much earlier than normal to incorporate it as a last-minute gift guide for anybody struggling with present ideas. Because of the cuts to flight routes from Glasgow Airport last month, I’ve changed this post to include not only flights from Glasgow but from Edinburgh, too. Taxis to Edinburgh airport from the … More 5 Cheap January Flights from Scotland (Under £25)

My Year in Travel

This post contains sponsored content. For my last post of 2018, I’ve teamed up with www.LatestDeals.co.uk to look back on my last year in travel. Their website has deals on everything from books to video games, but for my readers I thought it would be great to point out their travel section which offers special … More My Year in Travel

Avios

Air miles are something I only began collecting last year, but in that time I’ve been able to build them up through things like ordering takeaways, online shopping and using travel websites. The British Airways Avios programme is, for me in the United Kingdom, the most useful in terms of flight routes. The App is … More Avios

Bangkok to Chiang Mai

There are several ways to travel between Chiang Mai and Bangkok, but if you’re backpacking and on a budget then it’s probably best if you take the overnight sleeper train or an overnight bus. Not only will this mean you don’t waste any of your days travelling, but you combine the cost of transport with saving the cost of … More Bangkok to Chiang Mai