Budget Travel

You don’t always want to spend the Earth to travel the world, which is why budget travel is valued by so many young travellers. Read on to find budget destinations, tips and things to do on your journey.

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After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

Everyone knows that it’s important to make sure you have the appropriate vaccinations and take care of your health before backpacking. However, after months walking, eating different types of food and sleeping in different time zones, it’s also important to keep an eye on your health after. Read on for top tips for a post-backpacking health check, from checking your cholesterol test results, to having the right diet. Four ways you should keep an eye on your health after backpacking If you’ve been backpacking for a few weeks, months or even a year, it is important to make sure you…

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The Ultimate Travel Guide for London to Southend-on-Sea

The Ultimate Travel Guide for London to Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea, Essex is one of the closest beach resorts to London and offers a lot more than just a beach with the classic British arcades. It is famous for the world’s longest pleasure pier, which is an impressive 1.33 miles long, and the location of filming for Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday Night Feast Recipes. A favourite for British holidaymakers for decades, the city has benefited from a lot of investment in recent years and is perfect for a relaxing weekend away from it all. I just got back from a weekend in Southend and am feeling refreshed, as well as…

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How travellers can save money with the sharing economy

How travellers can save money with the sharing economy

When you travel on a budget, any way to save money is welcomed and ‘sharing economy’ tools and apps are an easy way to make your money go further.

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Interrailing Backpack or Suitcase?

Interrailing Backpack or Suitcase?

When I went backpacking I struggled to decide what luggage to take – backpack or wheeled suitcase? It really depends on your personal tastes but this guide will help you decide what’s right for you.

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Where To Find London’s Best Street Art

Where To Find London’s Best Street Art

I go up to London a lot and if I can, try to see what can be done around the city for free. There’s lot of museums and art galleries, but it can be more of a struggle if you’re looking for free things to do outside. There is the nose tour if you’ve heard of that, where you follow a trail of noses around the capital… not something I’ve done yet!

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