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A Budget Backpackers Guide To Havana, Cuba

A Budget Backpackers Guide To Havana, Cuba

Havana is one of the most unique cities on the planet. It’s grand buildings reminiscent of Spanish colonialism in South America, echoes of Stalinist architecture from Russia, vibrant tastes of the Caribbean and a complex economical situation that is totally it’s own. It’s storied history…

Taking A Road Trip Through The Baltic’s – Plus VISA FREE St Petersburg and Minsk

Taking A Road Trip Through The Baltic’s – Plus VISA FREE St Petersburg and Minsk

Why visit three countries when you can go to five? The Baltic’s are an epic road trip by themselves but added with their Russian neighbours, St Petersburg and Minsk, they are an insight in to a totally different side to the Europe you know. Here…

10 Weird and Wonderful Things to Do in St Petersburg, Russia

10 Weird and Wonderful Things to Do in St Petersburg, Russia

St Petersburg is, to me, like Paris (with better driving obviously) in the respect that there is just so much to do and see. Every building is a palace of some sort, great Cathedrals lie around every corner with huge parks and boulevards giving the…

Things to do in Galle – Where to shop, what to see and where to eat

Things to do in Galle – Where to shop, what to see and where to eat

Galle Fort is a great day trip from the nearby beach town of Unawatuna. Unless you have a bit of money to spare I wouldn’t recommend staying here as the boutique hotels and general living costs are higher here than in the rest of Sri…

Top 5 things to do in Mirissa – Sri Lanka

Top 5 things to do in Mirissa – Sri Lanka

1. Find The Secret Beach Take a ten minute Tuk tuk ride from the main road to the Secret Beach. You will get dropped off above a small dirt track, follow this down until you reach the ocean were you will discover a little slice…

How To Spend Four Days In Iceland

How To Spend Four Days In Iceland

The land of ice and fire has become a favourite travel destination on everyones bucket-list. Here is my quick guide for a short 4 day visit. Day one. The Golden Circle. At the top of every must-do list, this day tour from Reykjavik incorporates a taste of…

10 “Must Do” Off The Beaten Track Things To Do In Peru

10 “Must Do” Off The Beaten Track Things To Do In Peru

Many come to Peru for the Inca Trail, a four day ascent through epic mountain scenery culminating in the hidden ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, but there is so much more to discover in this vast South American country. From endless miles of barren desert…

The Top 5 Things To Do In Costa Rica

The Top 5 Things To Do In Costa Rica

Costa Rica, home of environmentally friendly Ticos and adrenaline fuelled adventure, really is the perfect country for the Eco conscious traveller. Whether it’s exploring the lush cloud forests in Monte Verde or the secluded beaches of Tortuguero national park, nature and wildlife are at the…