Budget Travel Inspiration

Start here if you are currently dreaming, planning and scheming to take off on a budget backpacking adventure. Use this page as your ultimate resource for budget travel inspiration; read about destinations, tours, and experiences with my honest and open feedback (even if I hated it!)

19 of the Best Water Spots Around The World

  You know how some travellers are keen adrenaline-hunters, or mountain hikers, or festivalgoers? Well, I am a water-seeker. My top choice of backpacking activity is almost always to find the best lake, river, ocean, dam, pond, or waterfall nearby. Perhaps it’s...

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My Ultimate List of Best Countries To Backpack

Christmas day is the only time of year I'd prefer to be waking up in my hometown of Portsmouth, than in one of the amazing countries I've visited over the years. For me, Christmas is about family, and despite the fact that I've chosen to spend the past 15 months away...

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Is Ecuador Worth Your Wanderlust?

I tend to think of Ecuador as the middle child of Colombia and Peru. With Colombia well-known for its narcotics history, and as home to one of the world's most infamous drug lords, and Peru offering backpackers access to the official world wonder Machu Picchu, it's...

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Hutt Lagoon Pink Lake


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