Working Abroad – My Travel CV
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Travelling is expensive. Don’t let anyone tell you different. Even if you’re able to budget like a pro – the fact is – it takes money to travel. Wouldn’t it be amazing if you were able to actually get PAID while you travel? Well, I’m here to tell that it can be done. And more […]

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Stargazing in Tenerife – A Trip up Teide
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Here in Tenerife, there is one geographical feature that dominates the landscape – Mount Teide. This immense, active volcano is present wherever you go, as it sits proudly in the middle of the island. Despite it being active, it’s pretty chilled, so tourists visit it day after day. Most will take a bus tour up […]

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Why I’d Never Go Back to Saigon
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I loved Vietnam. It was the first country I ever visited with my backpack, and sense of reckless abandon. I started up in Hanoi, and worked my way down this awesome country – all the way to Saigon. As one of Vietnams big cities, Saigon is filled with museums, parks, and sights to see. But, […]

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How to Find Your Perfect Backpack
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When I was preparing to set off on my first backpacking adventure, one question was constantly running around in my mind – ‘How do I chose the perfect backpack?’. I had no idea what kind of backpack to get, what gear I needed, even what colour I should get – you know, the important stuff. […]

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Best of Milan – Super Six Series
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Whittling down the top sites to see in any place can be difficult, so I’ve started the Super Six Series! In these articles, you’ll be able to read all about the best places to visit in some of the best locations around the world! Super Six indeed! This month we’re looking at the best of […]

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Solo Travel: Why I love it so much!
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When I embarked on my first solo trip this summer, I cast my mind back to some of my other travels, and realised something a little strange. I moved to Portugal when I was 19 years old, to work at a hotel there during summer break. I then went to Turkey the year after with […]

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How I Afford to Travel
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So many of us dream about being able to travel the world – I know I always used to say “I want to be an explorer when I grow up” (which is still true by the way…). But so few of us actually have the chance to do so. For some people, this can be […]

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Buffalo Run – A Unique way to explore Vietnam

I know a lot of backpackers frown upon organised tours, preferring to wander off and do their own thing. But I was apprehensive about my ability to organise an entire trip, by myself, in Vietnam, and actually manage to see and do everything I wanted to. So, when I found a trip that would take […]

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Best of Hokkaido – Super Six Series

Whittling down the top sites to see in any place can be difficult, so I’ve started the Super Six Series! In these articles, you’ll be able to read all about the best places to visit in some of the best locations around the world! Super Six indeed! This month we’re looking at the best of […]

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Halloween in Japan – Zombies and Selfies
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I love Halloween. It is, hands down, the best day of the year (apart from Christmas) (and my birthday)…Ok. Its ONE of the best days of the year. But I had never really experienced a true halloween, until I enjoyed a Halloween in Japan.   Halloween in Japan Halloween might as well be a national […]

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