Posts Tagged: budget travel

Crossing borders – Nicaragua to El Salvador via Honduras

We had two options, and one didn’t leave on the the day we wanted to travel.  Adding to that, we didn’t want to pay the ridiculous amount of money to travel on a tourist bus when we knew we could

Crossing borders – Nicaragua to El Salvador via Honduras

We had two options, and one didn’t leave on the the day we wanted to travel.  Adding to that, we didn’t want to pay the ridiculous amount of money to travel on a tourist bus when we knew we could

Ancient Ruins & Surreal Landscapes

WOW, how time has flown! Can’t believe we were in this incredible place back in October.  Take a trip with me through Turkey, as it’s on my list of TOP 3 countries I’ve ever been able to experience. Absolutely beautiful!

Ancient Ruins & Surreal Landscapes

WOW, how time has flown! Can’t believe we were in this incredible place back in October.  Take a trip with me through Turkey, as it’s on my list of TOP 3 countries I’ve ever been able to experience. Absolutely beautiful!

Just Another Sunset

27 September – 9 October 2012 The end of the tourist season in the Greek Islands meant that we were faced with abandoned beach resorts and quiet roads, but that was never going to be a problem for us.  Less

Just Another Sunset

27 September – 9 October 2012 The end of the tourist season in the Greek Islands meant that we were faced with abandoned beach resorts and quiet roads, but that was never going to be a problem for us.  Less

The Great Italian Drive

We hired a car from Florence and felt freedom instantly, as we’d been travelling by train since leaving Rome.  It was nice to do things in our own time again.  The idea was to sleep in it if we couldn’t

The Great Italian Drive

We hired a car from Florence and felt freedom instantly, as we’d been travelling by train since leaving Rome.  It was nice to do things in our own time again.  The idea was to sleep in it if we couldn’t

Lost in Venezia

We got lost, a lot.  It didn’t matter though.  The Venetian lagoon is ridiculously romantic and beautiful. I had been once before to the unique ‘floating’ city back in 2004 while on a Contiki tour (don’t judge me) when I

Lost in Venezia

We got lost, a lot.  It didn’t matter though.  The Venetian lagoon is ridiculously romantic and beautiful. I had been once before to the unique ‘floating’ city back in 2004 while on a Contiki tour (don’t judge me) when I

Moving On

I’m warning you, go and put the kettle on, this is going to be a long one… lots of words and not many pictures. So moving on in new directions… We’ve been living on the West coast of Canada for

Moving On

I’m warning you, go and put the kettle on, this is going to be a long one… lots of words and not many pictures. So moving on in new directions… We’ve been living on the West coast of Canada for

One Year On

Today marks the one year anniversary since flying out of Brisbane (my home town), and I’m celebrating with a glass of Australian red wine, hockey on TV and a date with my laptop.  How sad.  Rohan and I initially thought

One Year On

Today marks the one year anniversary since flying out of Brisbane (my home town), and I’m celebrating with a glass of Australian red wine, hockey on TV and a date with my laptop.  How sad.  Rohan and I initially thought