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Not Cancun – The off the beaten track Yucatan Peninsular budget travel guide

Not Cancun – The off the beaten track Yucatan Peninsular budget travel guide

¬† Visiting the Yucatan in Mexico, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Central America. From road tripping in Baja to spending a couple weeks living like a local in Oaxaca there’s something for everyone in Mexico. Cancun is famous for its all 

Holbox – The island paradise away from the crowds of Cancun

Holbox – The island paradise away from the crowds of Cancun

If you want to get off the beaten path in Mexico’s Caribbean coast, Holbox is the answer. Get back to nature and away from the crowds. Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Cozumel can feel a little tourist heavy. But make the extra effort to get 

Places to Visit in Havana, Cuba. The Budget Backpackers Guide

Places to Visit in Havana, Cuba. The Budget Backpackers Guide

What are the best things to do in Havana? Is Havana safe for a solo traveller? Is it easy to be a backpacker in Havana Cuba? Havana is one of the most unique cities on the planet. It’s grand buildings from Spanish colonialism in South 

How to beat the crowds at Chichen Itza

How to beat the crowds at Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza is one of Mexico’s most famous tourist attractions. As one of the modern seven wonders of the world it’s no shock to hear it can get a little busy at times. What’s the best way to get great photos, beat the crowds and 

Petra in pictures – plus tips before you go

Petra in pictures – plus tips before you go

Jordan is a wonderfully welcoming country. Whether you choose to stay in the capital Amman or the up and coming port city of Aqaba, that lies on Jordan’s small slice of the Red Sea, Petra is an easy day trip with a lot to offer! 

Best travel photos of 2019

Best travel photos of 2019

This year started in Japan and we’ve continued to travel to 31 countries including Ukraine, Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus and Jordan. I got to tick a few things off of the bucket list including seeing the snow monkeys in Japan, Chernobyl, Meteora, St 

Marine Conservation Volunteer Opportunities

Marine Conservation Volunteer Opportunities

Do you want to know where you can find marine conservation volunteer opportunities? Not sure how to get involved in marine conservation without experience? Want to find actual marine conservation volunteer programs? Facebook diving and conservation groups are a great place to start but it 

Top ten Christmas presents for the traveller in your life

Top ten Christmas presents for the traveller in your life

Stuck for ideas this Christmas? If you can’t quite afford that weekend in Prague for a special someone¬† or the Christmas markets in Vienna, get these travel inspired gifts instead. I have put together my top 10 travel gifts for this Christmas that every traveller 

Travel reading – Books to inspire you this winter

Travel reading – Books to inspire you this winter

These cold dark months can make you feel a world away from the happy, warm world of travel. If your next trip is further away than you’d like fill the void with these top travel reads. From Nomadic Matts epic biography of a life in 

Aqaba Diving, Red Sea, Jordan

Aqaba Diving, Red Sea, Jordan

Aqaba diving? Jordan may not be the most well known place for cheap diving in the Red Sea. Neighbours like Israel and Egypt often top lists of the best places to dive in the world but Jordan has it’s own unique slice of the Red