#98 – Latvia & Lithuania

Phil Taffley returns to the show to talk about a recent trip to the unheralded Latvia and Lithuania

#97 – Begpackers and Buses

The Kid is Back!!! This week I discuss

  • A recent video demonstrating some poor customer service on a Vietnamese tourist bus
  • Thailand’s revolt against Begpackers
  • Why people immediately stand up once plane has landed and the unfasten seatbelt light has come on, when they are in a window seat in row 30

#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