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29th Oct 2014
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Why You Shouldn’t Avoid Koh Tao During Your Thailand Trip

Since the tragedy on Koh Tao a few weeks ago I've had people ask me about how safe Tao is, after visiting last week this is why you shouldn't cut it outt of your trip...

21st Oct 2014
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Muizenberg, Cape Town – One Of My Ultimate Backpacker Destinations?

Muizenberg in Cape Town caught me off guard with the amount there is to see and do - here's why it quickly became one of my favourite backpacking destinations.

14th Oct 2014
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REVIEW; Surf Adventures In South Africa With Ticket To Ride

I joined Ticket To Ride to check out their South Africa surf adventure and instructor training course which road trips Cape Town to Durban - 10 weeks packed full of stoke!

07th Oct 2014
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I’m Heading Back To Asia – And No Longer Travelling Solo

Well it's time for the next adventure...next stop Asia! Stoked to be heading back to explore Thailand, The Philippines and Indo - and I'll be joined by a new travel buddy too!

06th Oct 2014
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Monthly Travel Summary, Stats and Budget – Sept ’14

All my travel stats and budget for September - a month filled with South African goodness!

02nd Oct 2014
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Diving With Seals And Sharks in Cape Town, South Africa

Underwater acrobatics with seals and cruising amongst kelp forests with 7 gill sharks - not a bad day of scuba diving on coast of Cape Town, South Africa!

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...

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