travel tips

Travel Insurance…Do You Really Need it?

Ah, the age old dilemma for travellers. You are saving up to head off on your big trip around the world, then a few weeks before leaving, you think about getting insurance. After a quick Google search, you find out how much it is going to be. And oh boy, is it...

Backpacker Living – Challenges of a Nomadic Life

Admit it...this is what we picture ourselves doing when we think of our lives as travellers! Life is just a wonderful series of white sandy beaches and insanely blue water. While this life we have chosen definitely contains a serious amount of these moments it also...

The Ultimate Guide to Your First Ski Season

I went on my first snow holiday in 2012 with some friends. Six years later, and I have done seasons in France, New Zealand and Canada. Safe to say, if it wasn’t for my sun loving girlfriend, I would be chasing winters around the world. The bad news is that this guide...

How To Buy Your Snow Gear On A Budget

Ski holidays and ski seasons are some of the greatest times you could ever have on this earth. Days spent shredding the mountain and nights spent partying until 6am. It really doesn’t get much better. My only issue with a life lived in the snow is how expensive it can...

How to Get Started Living Abroad

6 Times. Six times I have packed up my life and decided to move across the globe to a new foreign location. Italy. New York. Spain. France. Australia – twice. Not to mention moving around within my own country, Canada. I don’t know what it is about me, but after a few...

How To Not Suck At Hostel Life!

Hostels are a travelers’ best friend. Some of the greatest people I have ever met, I came to know from my time in hostels including my girlfriend of almost 3 years, Roxy. So who needs Tinder? Get off your phone and immerse yourself in the real life Tinder. The friends...

4 Unessential Travel Essentials

Travelling can take you anywhere.  You might end up on a tropical beach in Thailand or exploring the snowy peaks of New Zealand.  There are loads of blogs out there telling you what to actually pack (super useful blogs, go read them). This is more of a “What...