#95 – 5 Ways To Save Money in Iceland

Nope, this is not about buying half price Vienettas, Hayley joins me to review our recent trip to Iceland and discuss 5 different ways we saved some serious money. As well as some budgeting tips, hear about:

  • How this trip nearly didn’t happen
  • Experiencing Iceland’s record snowfall since 1937
  • Why you shouldn’t necessarily visit the famous Blue Lagoon
  • Taking a Game of  Thrones tour led by one of the actors

#93 – Perspective on Manchester Bombings/ UK General Election

I take a look at how past experiences abroad have given me a greater understanding of the fallout from the Manchester tragedy and the upcoming UK general election.

#92 – Trending Travelling Topics

On this weeks episode I discuss

  • the top 10 most liveble cities in the world according to a recent study
  • why you should travel by following your passion
  • how more backpackers are visiting Tasmania

#91 – Trending Travelling Topics

On this weeks episode, I discuss the latest stories coming out of the travel and backpacking world. Hear about:

  • Backpackers who are unable to claim on their travel insurance for injuries in scooter crashes around South East Asia
  • The future of tours to Leo Di Caprio’s ‘The Beach’
  • A German Backpacker who was eaten alive by bed bugs in a Sydney Hostel

#90 – Trending Travelling Topics

I talk about the biggest stories of the week coming out of the travel and backpacking world. Hear about:

  • The end of the 457 visa in Australia. Why the government are tightening up sponsorship and how it will affect future applicants
  • Bangkok banning the sale of “street food”. Is this travelling favourite really going to end?
  • The rise of the “Beg”packer. Find out what a begpacker is and why they are polarising

 

#89 – The 2 and a half year “gap year”

On this week’s episode, I am joined by Instagram influencer Jorden Tually. Jorden details his adventures in Indonesia, his visits to all but 1 island of Hawaii, his road trips accross America, his times working at a Canadian summer camp and of course, his back garden of Australia. Jorden is known for his creative ways on how to travel on a budget and shares some of his secrets with us. He can be found on Facebook, Instagram and youtube all “Jorden Tually”.

#88 – Trending Travelling Topics

On this week’s episode, hear about the convicted fraudster who was running a backpacking hostel from a house in Christchurch, New Zealand and why you should be careful about where you stay on your travels. Brexit makes a brief return to the podcast with some actual news, sort of. And finally,  hear about a Backpacker from the Netherlands whose journey to Australia took an unexpected turn, almost literally