Before I start I should qualify the title and explain that Gaz and I only ...
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Rockin J's is very well known as THE party hostel in Puerto Viejo.
I’m a great lover of lists, but recently I’ve realised I don’t use lists to their greatest advantage. Instead of noting down ‘buy some milk’ or ‘drop my washing off at the laundry’, I figured it would be better to make a ‘life list’. Gaz always harps on at me about the need to create […]
After a rather dramatic two weeks traveling through Java with fellow Brits, Ollie and Jim, we finally reached Bali. To be completely honest we cheated a bit, rather than completing the last few days of overland travel from Yogykarta to the ferry dock, we gave up and booked a flight to Bali. The boys trooped […]
If you’re thinking of backpacking around Sri Lanka, read our guide to the good, the bad and the weird. Find out more about food, accommodation, transport, costs and loads more!
This post is more a confession, something I’ve been needing to get off my chest for a while… Often our lives seems pretty glamorous, and sometimes they are. I feel the need to pinch myself every now and again, from cruising around the Caribbean sea on a speedboat, to dining at the top of the tallest skyscraper in one of the world’s richest nations. But as we all know, life cannot always be peachy! To afford this lifestyle one must still work, recently this has been proving rather difficult.
The ‘cloud forest‘ is a tremendous site. Every afternoon in rainy season, the clouds roll in, then the rain, which is followed by epic thunder and lightning. Luckily as we were leaving Bocas, someone tipped us off about a secret hostel. We were told this was only for serious adventurers, but we were ready to […]
Fed up of mundane tweets flooding your Twitter stream? Well we have just the thing to transform those boring tweets into something hilarious! Expedia have launched a new campaign called ‘Travel Yourself Interesting‘. This message from @RealMattLucas got the ‘travel yourself interesting’ treatment from Expedia when his, not so inspiring tweet, “Ugh! This water’s all […]
Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts are regarded as among the most luxurious and innovative in the world and now they’re providing you (& me) the opportunity to have ‘High Tea On Top Of The World‘ (or so the tagline says!) Located on Level 74, the Observation Deck at 300 is the highest vantage point in Abu Dhabi […]
1) Taxis The taxi’s are so cheap and so easy to flag down we haven’t even need to rent a car. It costs us around £2 to get to the beach from our house-sit, around £3 to Marina Mall and £5 if we’re heading to the other end of the Corniche to visit the large […]