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30th Sep 2014
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1,000 Days Of Living The Dream!

Today marks 1,000 days since I boarded my flight to Ecuador on a journey that would soon spiral into the best decision I've ever made. Time to reflect on my highlights and things I've learnt on the road...

25th Sep 2014
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Trying (And Failing) At Retuning To ‘Normal’ Life

I've got a confession to make - I just spent 2 months in the UK working in an office job! I guess I should explain why and how I've failed at returning to 'normal' life after 3 years travelling the world!

23rd Sep 2014
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The Sky’s The Limit – Paragliding Over Cape Town

Paragliding in Cape Town is a unique way to take in the stunning views across the coastline and city without having to break your budget!

19th Sep 2014
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REVIEW; Stoked Backpackers Hostel In Muizenberg, Cape Town

Stoked Backpackers in the suburb of Muizenberg instantly became one of my favourite hostels with its amazing location, good nights sleep and friendly staff...

16th Sep 2014
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On Safari In Kruger National Park – My Top Pics

Exploring Kruger National Park in South Africa with my camera was incredible, it was great to photograph so many beautiful animals in the wild. Here's my top shots...

11th Sep 2014
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REVIEW; LifeProof iPhone and iPad Cases (AND A GIVEAWAY!)

I love taking my technology on the road with me and I’m also a total Apple fanboy – you’ll never find me far from my iPhone, Macbook or iPad on...

09th Sep 2014
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Safari On A Budget In Kruger National Park, South Africa

Experiencing a safari in Kruger National Park on a backpacker budget isn't the easiest thing to do - but I was super stoked with my experience with Intrepid Travel in South Africa...

02nd Sep 2014
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Monthly Travel Summary, Stats and Budget – Aug ’14

I’ll be honest – August was pretty rubbish in regards to the adventure side of things. I’ve been stuck in the UK the whole month! However it has been pretty...

29th Aug 2014
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Hitting the Road Again – A Refresher Course In Costs and Planning!

After a slightly prolonged period back in the UK I’ve spent the last few weeks gearing up for my next adventure to South Africa and beyond. It has actually been...

26th Aug 2014
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What’s The Plan For South Africa?

There has been lots going on travel planning wise in my world over the last few weeks! First off I ended up booking a huge chunk of flights which will...

21st Aug 2014
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Scuba Diving At Silfra in Iceland

Having spent an increasing amount of time enjoying the world of scuba diving on my travels I’ve created a rather extensive scuba diving bucket list which I’m currently trying to...

19th Aug 2014
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REVIEW; SMASHii Anti Theft Backpack (AND A GIVEAWAY!)

As a backpacker and blogger I get approached to review quite a few different products. A lot of these I turn down but occasionally something really interesting and solid lands...