Enjoying an Entire Day on Holiday for Free

Enjoying an Entire Day on Holiday for Free
Most people save up for an entire year just so that they can really let loose and enjoy their annual vacation without having to worry in the slightest bit about money, but for those of us who travel more frequently, what has become a lifestyle has taught us a thing or two about stretching each last penny. I swear, things can actually get really crazy and if you play your cards right you can enjoy an entire day on holiday for free!…continue reading →

Money Matters for Frequent Travellers

Money Matters for Frequent Travellers
Dare I say, sometimes being disorganised as a traveller works out to your advantage as I came to realise when I started thinking a little more deeply about how to handle my money matters while travelling. I may be a frequent traveller, but by no means has that turned me…Read more...

Top 3 Don’ts When Throwing a Party

Top 3 Don’ts When Throwing a Party
Well, it’s now the beginning of a new year and many of us are still suffering slight hangovers from the New Year’s celebrations we attended. A few us are still celebrating. Unfortunately, there were several arrests, wrecks with injuries, and cases of alcohol poisoning and overdoses. continue reading →

Picking the Brain of a Female Solo Traveller

Picking the Brain of a Female Solo Traveller
The truth is if I had a fully-grown daughter and she decided to travel the world by herself, I’d obviously have my objections, but there are ladies whose wanderlust is just too strong for them to let the world’s fears stop them from exploring. I’d perhaps be justified in discouraging…Read more...

Saving Money on Your Currency Conversions

Saving Money on Your Currency Conversions
I’m pretty sure a lesson in managing your finances wasn’t what they specifically had in mind when they said that travel really opens your mind and makes for an invaluable education, but hey, we live, we travel and we learn, so I’ll definitely take the financial lessons I’ve learned through…Read more...

Another country, another domestic beer

Another country, another domestic beer
You might think that my ambition to travel across the globe is just a pretext for drinking beer. I guess it’s true that beer is the guiding theme for my blog. But in fact, sometimes it’s the other way around. The journey is the thing, and the beer just adds that special dimension to my experience. I’ve been thinking about some future plans that could help me to combine the excitement of new discoveries with the familiar taste of the amber fluid.…continue reading →

Top Ten Road-Trip Songs

Top Ten Road-Trip Songs
Okay, so lists like these are subjective, I’ll concede to that, but I’m sure if we have even the slightest similarities in our tastes in music, you’ll agree with me on quite a few of these tracks being great songs for a road-trip. Proclaimers - I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)…Read more...

Why Holiday Romances are So Intense but Not Very Practical

Why Holiday Romances are So Intense but Not Very Practical
The words of Rich Marx’s “Endless Summer Nights” tune come to mind when I think about holiday romances, as shared with me by some rather unfortunate holidaymakers who’ve experienced such. Perhaps you could say they’re fortunate, but that’s where the discussion of just why holiday romances aren’t all too practical…Read more...

Preserving Your New Car Smell

Preserving Your New Car Smell
Your car will probably never smell as good as the day you drove it off the lot. Plenty of chemical companies have tried to mimic the scent by way of air fresheners and scented wipes for you car. The authentic smell is hard to replicate. So how can you preserve the smell for as long as possible?…continue reading →