Travel Resources

Travel Resources

I want to share with you what I’ve learned from 8 years of travel (3 full time) and over 60 countries and counting. These are the things I use to travel cheaper and for longer. Here you can find my top travel resources, accessories and special discounts!

Group Tours

Contiki – Tours for 18-35s

Contiki (the day job) provide group travel for 18-35 year olds. The tours are often jam packed with all the best bits a place has to offer and will leave you with great experiences and friends for life.

Contiki female driver

G Adventures

G Adventures provide amazing small group tours that often give back to the places they visit via community projects. They are leaders in Sustainable tourism and, as a loyal customer, I highly recommend them. Click below for a discount on your next trip!

Up to 25% Off Adventure Travel Deals



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Just like hotel rooms flight prices can vary hugely depending on where you book. To find the best deals online use Google flights or Skyscanner. Compare prices on different days of the week. If you’re undecided on where to go use Skyscanner search box below. Just type in your dates and type ‘everywhere’ in the search bar to reveal the cheapest places to fly.


My go to site for accommodation. Use this link to get cash off your next booking. If you travel often and use you become a “Genius” member getting great discounted rates and special perks.


The largest collection of hostel rooms at the best prices but always compare with other sites and styles of rooms as hostels aren’t always the cheapest way to go!

Travel Money


Now you can have multiple accounts in different currencies all in one place. They even come with local bank details so you can get paid from different countries. And there is a clear fee when exchanging money with set low rates. Apply here.

If you need a joint account for couples that travel there is Monzo. They actually use Transferwise so you get the same great rates with a few extra flashy features. Use this link to get £5 when you sign up.

Travel Accessories

Check out my top travel accessories on Amazon;

Top Ten Travel Accessories for girls Ladies Packing Essentials



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Travel Jobs

If you have a passion for travel and want to make it a full time career here are some great places to start.

Work Travel Job


Kingfisher close up Sri Lanka

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Disclosure: Please note that some of the links above may be affiliate links. It doesn’t cost you anything but I may earn a fee if you make a purchase to help keep my site running. I only recommend products I use and love, much like the places I write about!