Tag: Backpacking

New Zealand Road Trip: Northland’s beaches

Northland is so close to those who live or visit Auckland, but for some reason few people really scratch the surface. It’s such a shame, as it’s a region with so much to offer and lots of hidden gems.

Colours of Isla Mujeres, Mexico

The last stop on our Mexican sojourn was the lovely little island of Isla Mujeres, off the coast of Cancun. With stunning beaches, cheap tacos, cute colourful houses, and golf carts for hire, what more could you want!

Northeast USA Road Trip: From Maine to NYC

We were up in Maine and had five days to get back to New York City. Where could we go? The great thing about camping in the northeast is that there are literally hundreds of campsites to choose from, but that makes it even harder to decide where to go!

Northeast USA Road Trip: Portland + Acadia, Maine

We’d been keen to visit Portland, Maine ever since meeting a Portland native in Koh Tao, Thailand last year. This small city is hailed as a culinary hotspot of northeast USA, and that alongside the scenic beauty of Maine was enough to get us excited!

Colosseum Rome

Around the world in two months

It started with an ill-fated trip to the mall, in which we wandered past the travel agent which was advertising round the world airfares. We were hooked.

Travel gear tips for girls

Sometimes it’s tough to know what to take on a trip. This post covers some essential basics that you should always have in your backpack or suitcase!

New Zealand Road Trip: South Island #2

Campervan road trips are the best way to see New Zealand. Here we cover the West Coast north of Punakaiki, Kahurangi National Park, Abel Tasman, Nelson Lakes and more!