How We Kept Organised Planning 4 Months of Travel

Everyone has their own way of organising and managing things and everyone definitely has their own way of planning travel and enjoying time away; even down to the type of trips people prefer to take. Some enjoy cruises, some enjoy backpacking – others enjoy resorts and some are really into all inclusive deals. What all […]

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What We Packed For A 4 Month Trip

When we made the decision to go travelling before settling back in the UK permanently, we knew we had to get clever with our packing. It’s been a constantly evolving process to become smarter packers. It’s learned behaviour to pack a lot, I think. Growing up, we both went on family holidays with the car […]

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Hacks for our Summer of Travel

We recently took the plunge and decided to go travelling this summer before settling back permanently in the UK. You can read all about that decision here. Knowing our planned trip was going to put a slight dent in the wallet, we knew we wanted to utilise reward points we already had and seek out […]

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How to Avoid Card Fees Abroad

The flights are booked, the hotel room reserved and the case is packed – it’s holiday time! And in this wonderfully modern age we live in, gone are the days where you need to travel with travellers’ cheques or a whole stash of foreign currency. Today, you can get away by jetting off with just […]

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Half-Hearted Travel Hackers

We love to travel. It wasn’t always that way. I used to be terrified of flying. I wasn’t afraid of the plane crashing, I was just convinced I’d die mid-flight of a heart attack/stroke/DVT blood clot. Completely rational. However, things came to a head in late 2008 when we became engaged. We both knew we […]

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