How to stay safe and make the most of your trip to South Africa

How to stay safe and make the most of your trip to South Africa

Travel to South Africa can seem tricky to many people. Unfortunately, it has a bit of a bad rap for being unsafe. Since my parents currently live there and I’ve visited a few times, I am always being asked whether it is safe, tips for…

tips for europe by train: on eurail!

tips for europe by train: on eurail!

i’ll say it again and again: train is the best way to travel europe. yes, we take some budget airlines for quick weekend trips around the continent, but if we have our choice we will always choose to take the train. Woodies Train Shop says…

Eight Ways To Explore The World and Make Travel More Affordable

Eight Ways To Explore The World and Make Travel More Affordable

So many people put their dreams and thoughts on hold when it comes to travel. How many times have we said to ourselves that we’d love to do something but can’t afford it? Travel is definitely one of those things that many people believe is…

travel tips: how to survive being stuck at the airport

travel tips: how to survive being stuck at the airport

at this exact time last week i was sitting in london’s heathrow airport for the third day in a row, my flight having been canceled 3 times. the london fog was unusually thick last week which grounded almost all flights. our flight and airline were a bit…

europe by BUS

europe by BUS

this summer we’ve done europe by almost all means of transport: cars, trains, planes, boats, ferries, segways (ha!) and yes, buses. europe by bus is perhaps the most affordable way to travel the continent, but it can be very hit or miss – so we’re…