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#108 – California part IV – San Francisco

Part IV of the California miniseries details our experiences in San Francisco. Hear about the televised car crash of a sport, that I couldn’t peel my eyes away from, negotiating those challenging hills behind the…

#107 – California part III – Yosemite National Park

Continuing on our California Journey, this episode details our experience in Yosemite National Park. Hear about the amazing, the frustrating and the unlikely. Find out why planning is a must for Yosemite. http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia601505.us.archive.org/23/items/YosemiteFinal/yosemite%20final.mp3

#102 – Is Milford Sound going down the Toilet?

In this trending travelling topics episode, I discuss Why Backpacker favourite Milford Sound has become number 2 in some visitor’s opinions There’s developments on the Backpacker Tax and farm work fronts How Elon Musk plans…

#99 – The Selfie that could land you in Jail

Hayley joins me to discuss: Why taking a Beer Selfie in Thailand could put you in prison A Backpacker Hostel in New Zealand that has taken extreme measures to improve the behavior of it’s guests…

#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. http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia801508.us.archive.org/9/items/93TTT/%2393%20-%20TTT.mp3

#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 http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia801500.us.archive.org/15/items/92Ttt/%2392%20-%20ttt.mp3

#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…

#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…

#82 -5 Continents Ridden, 35,000 Miles Sailed

Author of 10 travel books Bruce Curran joins me to talk about his vast experiences. Bruce has done it all, from a motorcycle trip from England to South Africa through 4 Continents, Sailing 35000 miles across…

#68 – Trending Travelling Topics

We discuss this week’s travel news. Which member of One Direction recently traveled around South East Asia. What are the new changes to the Australia working holiday visa?Will you be entitled to a free interrail pass? Did you…

#67 – My “it’s complicated” relationship with London

London has provided me with some incredible moments during my lifetime. However, it has also given me some not so good moments too. I rationally reflect on some of these times, discuss why you shouldn’t…

#66 – Japan, Tokyo, Hiroshima and Pokemon Go

Dan returns to the podcast to discuss his trip to Japan. We talk about The Bullet Train,  the bright lights of Tokyo, Hiroshima and even the home of Pokemon. Find out why 2019 or 2020 would be…

#62 – NFL UK, when America comes to London

After a listener gave me tickets to the NFL game between Jacksonville Jaguars Indianapolis Colts at Wembley, I reflect on the game. Usually, to experience new cultures, you have to go to a new place to see…

#57 – 9/11 Terrorist Attacks, gaining perspective

On the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, I recall where I was and what I was doing when I found out about the infamous plane crashes into the World Trade Center. I discuss how…

#56 – Canada Working Holiday

Richard Poole joins me to discuss living in one of the world’s most livable cities, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Rich managed to immerse himself into Canadian culture and also explore some of the country’s most spectacular…

#53 – Invest in Experiences, not Possesions

I am a firm believer of paying for great experiences and in this episode, I talk about why. Hear about a chain of events that included a Samsung Galaxy S7, a Youtube video and a Seal…

#44 – Why India is the greatest country

Dave Slimmon appears on the podcast to discuss why India is his favourite country. Dave discusses, charity work, buddhist retreats, the power of yoga and why the Taj Mahal IS worth visiting. http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia801506.us.archive.org/27/items/44India/%2344%20-%20India.mp3

#43 – Isle of Wight/Tourist in your own Country

Me and show regular Phil Taffley took a trip to the Isle of Wight and review our experience immediately after. We also discuss exploring your own country and how its often something that people do…

#42 – How leaving the EU will affect travellers

In this episode of the podcast, I discuss the impact that the UK leaving the EU, could have on traveling to EU countries once article 50 is triggered. As well as travel, I discuss how working in these…

#41 – South America part ii

Phil Taffley continues to reminisce about his journey through South America. Continuing from Bolivia, Phil also talks about, Peru, Brazil and Columbia. Hear about the most unorganized trip that became a great experience, the event that made…

#40 – Coming Home/Michaella McCollum, Melissa Reid revisited

Hayley Glover returns to the podcast to discuss what it is like to return home after spending so much time away. From your first thoughts after stepping off the plane to a few months down…

#32 – 5 things (nearly) that I learned from Hawaii

In January, I took a trip to Hawaii and in this episode of the podcast, I discuss things I learned from that trip. I focus on general things I learned, or in some cases relearned,…

UFC Talk #9 – Reaction to Diaz v McGregor

Me and Aaron Phelps discuss UFC 196. We talk Miesha Tate, Holly Holm, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia801507.us.archive.org/13/items/UFCTalk9ReactionToDiazVMcGregor/UFC%20Talk%20%239%20-%20Reaction%20to%20Diaz%20v%20McGregor.mp3

#28 – How to get a job as a Backpacker

Possibly the most important episode yet. Tom Duncan joins me to discuss the best ways to get a job as a Backpacker. As an experienced traveler, Tom has not just acquired many jobs across multiple countries,…

#27 – Southeast Asia on a Shoestring

Matt and Sophie started the adventure of a lifetime in April 2015. In this episode they discuss travelling around Southeast Asia as a couple whilst trying to stick to a budget. Hear how they crashed a wedding,…

#23 – Christmas Abroad

Merry Christmas everyone. In this weeks episode, I discuss what it is like to spend a Christmas away from home, how challenging it can be and what I learned from the experience. http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia601509.us.archive.org/2/items/ChristmasAbroad/Christmas%20Abroad.mp3

#22 – Teaching Cricket in South Africa

Dan Webster returns to the podcast to discuss……well, teaching Cricket in South Africa. He discusses, the job he had, experiencing South African culture and some memorable trips he had whilst he was there. Facebook: RJKWorldTour…

UFC Talk – TUF 22 Finale

Aaron “ADubz” Phelps and Dan Wood join me to discuss the huge weekend of UFC fights this weekend. All whilst we watch the Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale. http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/https://ia601505.us.archive.org/24/items/UFCTalkTUF22Finale/UFC%20talk%20-%20TUF%2022%20finale.mp3

#20 – Melissa Reid, Michaella McCollum, Banged Up Abroad

In 2013, Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum Connolly unsuccessfully attempted to smuggle £1.5 Million worth of Cocaine out of Peru. They were caught, detained and consequently sentenced to 6 years 8 months in prison. In…

#19 – Melbourne, Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm

This weekend, I returned to Melbourne for the first time in 2 years which bought back great memories. I spent a year of my life in melbourne wish consisted of many highs and lows which…

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