Time-Saving Tips for a Quick Trip to Dublin

To me, the best part about travelling is being able to wander around without the stress of having to adhere to a schedule, which is also why I love to travel solo – I can go where I want, when I want. Ideally, this travel style is best suited for longer trips and conversely isn’t […]

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72 Hours in Dublin

Several weeks ago, I decided that I was in desperate need of some adventure, so I made an impromptu trip to Dublin for the weekend. I’m not entirely sure why I chose Dublin of all places, but I can certainly say that it left me wanting more. Beautifully designed, the city is not only ideal […]

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Beyond Bali: 8 Reasons Why There’s So Much More To Indonesia

Image by Pixabay   When most people think of Indonesia, understandably their thoughts tend to turn to Bali (especially if those in question happen to be Australian). There’s a whole lot to love about Bali! The archipelago has offered outstanding views, cheap food and drink, a warm and vibrant atmosphere, and a population of smiling […]

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Discovering Singapore

Discovering Singapore

Image Credit: Max Pixel   Singapore, the Lion City, the Garden city or the Little Red Dot, regards itself as a gateway between the East and the West. On this tiny patch of land at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, the people of Singapore speak four languages, observe many different religions and pride […]

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The Best Of A Wurst Destination: Germany!

  Photo Credit: Pixabay.com When you are planning a trip around Europe, Germany should definitely feature on your list of locations. It’s such a huge country and has a totally unique culture, that you are sure to find plenty of interest in this exciting country. In fact, one of these awesome German highlights should help […]

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Capture The Moment- Here’s How You Can Take Better Travel Photos!

When you are travelling and seeing beautiful places in the world, you of course want to have beautiful pictures to remember your trip. Not only are these great to share with family and friends to show them where you have been, but also to display in your home and to remember your travels for years […]

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Looking for Winter Sun? Here Are the Top Destinations You Should Consider

Looking for Winter Sun? Here Are the Top Destinations You Should Consider

When people think of winter holidays, they usually think of snowy destinations: visiting Santa Claus in Finland, skiing in the Rockies, or just getting cozy by the fire during your staycation (at least if you’re like us in the northern hemisphere, that is). In the southern hemisphere, however, the party is just getting started. If you […]

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Relaxing at the Fitzilliam Hotel in Dublin

I recently took an impromptu trip to Dublin, where I spent an exciting 72 hours trying to experience as much as I possibly could in the beautiful city. After two action-packed days, I was in much need of some luxury and relaxation, and the Fitzwilliam Hotel delivered just that. Here’s what I loved about The Fitzwilliam […]

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Life as a Broke Backpacker

Life as a Broke Backpacker

In my early days as a solo traveller, there was a lot of buzz around the notion of being a “broke backpacker”- that is, travelling so extensively that you don’t have a dime to your name, but are nevertheless happy because you’re living like a vagabond on the beach in a land far, far away. For some, that would seem daunting and very unappealing, but for Wanderlusters like me, it’s alluring – or so I thought it was.

It wasn’t until 2012, after several years of solo travel, that I realized I still hadn’t experienced life of a broke backpacker – something that was almost like a rite of passage for young travellers. And so, like many others, I decided to aimlessly wander off to Southeast Asia and Australia.

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