Balancing the Odds Out

Balancing the Odds Out
Trust me to lure you into a blog post about beer with a title that’s geared more towards the casino and gambling world and perhaps even a title which could be about any valuable life experience really. There is indeed a valuable life lesson to learn however, even if it’s delivered as an unlikely parable with the use of beer and casinos as the subjects with which to drive the point home.…continue reading →

Interesting Airport Customs Experiences

Interesting Airport Customs Experiences
Us travellers often blog about what we think fellow travellers and budding travellers want to hear about, particularly with regards to some specific elements of travelling like how to organise certain aspects, where to go and perhaps even how to save as much money as possible while doing so. We…Read more...

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...

Did You Say Brewery Tour? Sign Me Up

Did You Say Brewery Tour? Sign Me Up
For every traveller who goes through the process of picking out their next destination to visit, there’s always that one thing which you personally deem to be the make-it-or-break it element -- that one thing which your trip just wouldn’t be complete without. Look, even if you’re going to be…Read more...

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...

The Best Pub-Grub from Around the World

The Best Pub-Grub from Around the World
Normally I like to write exclusively about my own experiences I’ve had when I travel, but sometimes in order to give my readers even more value than what my own experiences allow me to give I have to go beyond those personal experiences and collaborate with other travellers in my…Read more...

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...