Adventure Planning? Don’t Rule Out These Destinations

There are some really great destinations dotted around the world. We’re talking about the destinations that are most popular, the ones that people all over the world are obsessed with visiting. But, there are also some countries that many people seem to avoid. Whether it’s because they don’t think the…

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4 Things to Prepare Before You Travel to Save Money

So you have booked your flights and your accommodation and you can’t wait to take your trip. But, what about all the other ‘little’ (i.e. not so fun) things that may seem quite insignificant, however, are über important? Not only are they important but sometimes by not having them in…

Why and How We Stick To A Schedule When Travelling

As we are part-time travellers due to having full-time work commitments, it is important for us to use our annual leave days wisely. This is to ensure we fit in as many trips per year as possible. By utilising weekends and bank holidays we take at least one, quite often two…

Budgeting For a Long Distance Road Trip

A road trip can be a great option for your next holiday. Road trips provide you with the ability to see the country, spend an extended amount of time with friends and family, and make some lasting memories. However, if you’re not careful, this type of trip can get pretty…

Ways To Ensure You Stay Healthy On Holiday

As the summer holiday season fast approaches, if you are anything like us, you are starting to get excited about your next adventure. We are heading to The Balkans for two weeks of fun in the sun and we cannot wait. In fact, we have already grabbed the big cases…

How To Find The Best Flight Deals

There are so many sites giving so much information on the internet about getting the best flight deals to and from the UK. If you are not an avid traveller, trawling the internet can be very time consuming, boring and often frustrating. We, however, love spending hours on end searching for…

Guest Post: How to Explore the United States Without Going Over Budget

If you have adventure coursing through your veins, the worst thing you can do is let your budget hold you back. You want to see it all, but you don’t want to take out a second mortgage to do so. You’re not alone. But the good news is that you…

Meet My New Travel Companion – Jennie

I’ll be honest I normally travel with a rucksack as my hand luggage on flights or a weekend away. Even though my rucksack is practical, it is not really the most stylish. Also, as a 35-year-old woman maybe a rucksack is not the ideal luggage to be using? Therefore, I…

Why Your Children Should Be Involved In Planning Your Next Adventure

As a child, I was extremely lucky and I travelled with my parents quite a lot. My parents more often than not included me in the planning process, from asking where I wanted to go, to what I wanted to do. Sometimes they took my suggestions on board, sometimes they…

Going Camping? 5 Places to Put on Your Bucket List

If you love camping, there are many great places in the world you can visit. Of course, you will need to bring the right supplies with you allowing you to enjoy your time in nature. Here are some places you may want to add to your camping bucket list.

Preparing For A Long Journey – What Do I Need?  

Where possible I try to avoid long journeys because being cooped up in a car or a train or plane for hours on end can be and usually is the most boring thing on the planet but often a necessary evil, especially when I want to explore far-flung places. However,…

Simple Budget Tips For Travel Enthusiasts

We love to travel for many reasons. You may love to travel because a holiday helps you get away from you regular stressors or because you want to learn new things, enjoy novel experiences, and get to know another culture. The reason you may not travel as much as you…

Planning and Preparing for Our Summer Holiday

Planning a summer holiday is one of my favourite things to do. This year we are heading to The Balkans for two weeks to explore Montenegro, Croatia and Albania. However, arriving at that decision took a very long time, but now flights and accommodation are booked we cannot wait to…

Guest Post: Why I Always Wait Until the Last Minute to Pack for A Trip

I know what you’re thinking. Packing last minute is just asking for disaster before vacation. I’m here to tell you it doesn’t have to be that way! Of course, there are definitely things you should prepare for ahead of time like your reservations and lodging accommodations, but packing does not…

How To Pack Smarter, Not Harder, Before Your Holiday

Many people rush through holiday packing only to find when they arrive that they have forgotten some essentials, and they never wear that certain outfit they packed “just in case.” This can be avoided by packing smart. The best strategy to pack smarter is planning ahead. Here are a few…

Preparing Your Car For Your Summer Staycation

As we head into Summer, it’s holiday time for many Brits, us included. With the staycation becoming increasingly popular, it’s important to prepare well for one especially if you plan to drive. Last week we covered the length and breadth of Yorkshire as we took three staycations back to back.…

Why Nothing Beats The Freedom Of The Open Road

I can’t remember being nervous when it came to taking my driving test. But then again I’ve never really been a nervous person, even less so during my teenage years. Yes, I was only of those people – fearless and flighty, both of which I’ve reigned in over the years,…