10 Destinations for Budget Travelers

While scrolling endlessly through the internet to avoid doing college work, I came across an old post from Nomadic Matt's blog which lists his 10 destinations for those looking to travel on a budget. Some of the obvious ones like Thailand and Cambodia are in there, but some of the others might surprise you. The below is … Continue reading 10 Destinations for Budget Travelers


United Airlines Versus Your Worst Travel Experiences

By now I'm sure we've all seen the footage of a doctor being dragged of a United Airlines flight, if not, climb out from under your rock and check it out here.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrDWY6C1178 While the fact that this one turned violent was the most shocking aspect of it, I think we've all had our less … Continue reading United Airlines Versus Your Worst Travel Experiences

Vodkatrain Review

"It's not the destination, it's the journey that matters"  TS. Elliot is credited with this quote along with countless others who have tried to justify a twenty hour bus journey so they could save $10 on a flight. I normally fall into the category of those who spend a little money to save a lot of time. This … Continue reading Vodkatrain Review

China Part 2 – Beijing & The Great Wall

After our whirlwind few days in Shanghai, it was time to head north to Beijing, the capital city of China. While Shanghai dazzled us with its modern high-rise buildings, Beijing amazed us with its history. Places like the Forbidden City and the vast Tiananmen Square are really worth visiting for their sheer scale and of … Continue reading China Part 2 – Beijing & The Great Wall

China Part 1 – Shanghai “The Pearl of the Orient”

Following a busy post-Christmas few weeks in college, I was lucky enough to be able to visit China for 8 days. This was organised through the college with the objective of giving students the chance to visit one of the most important countries in the world in terms of business and trade. Being home to … Continue reading China Part 1 – Shanghai “The Pearl of the Orient”

My First Blog Post

Thanks for reading past the snappy headline, I figured that sometimes things don't need to be over thought. If you have already checked out the about me page then you might have gathered what this site is going to be about. If not, don't panic because I am about to give you a quick run down of … Continue reading My First Blog Post