Category: Before You Go

Your Guide To A Long-Term Holiday
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April 27, 2018April 27, 2018

Your Guide To A Long-Term Holiday

There are often times in life when a regular holiday doesn’t feel like it will be enough. When you’ve had a lot on your plate, been stressed at work, or haven’t been able to enjoy much free time, so here is your guide to a long-term holiday.

Ideal Cities For A Long Layover
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January 6, 2018January 17, 2018

Ideal Cities For A Long Layover

Airports can only entertain me for a couple of hours, but after that, I would much prefer to be exploring the city just outside the airport. Therefore to make life easier for travellers who feel the same I have put together a compilation of ideal cities for a long layover. 

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April 10, 2015December 24, 2016

Birksun – Elevate Solar Backpack

The Birksun Elevate Solar Backpack is the newest piece of equipment I have ordered and I cannot wait to try it out. So what is a solar backpack? Quite simply it is a backpack with an inbuilt solar panel that therefore has the capabilities of charging devices while you are out and about. I can...

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March 30, 2015December 24, 2016

Inca Trail – Which Shoes Do I Need?

Being a female I love shoes. Knowing that I will be limited to taking minimal shoes with me overseas I need to be strategic on what shoes to take that can be used as an everyday walking shoe but also being suitable for hiking the Inca Trail. To set the scene we will be hiking...

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March 27, 2015December 24, 2016

Money – what is the best way to take it overseas?

I have been lucky enough to have travelled overseas 9 times over the past 6 years. I therefore have had experience in learning the best way to carry money with you when overseas. Some of the options I used early in the piece, like the NAB Gold Banking Card, are no longer available, which is...

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March 24, 2015December 24, 2016

South America: What Visas Do Aussies Need?

Our first destination is South America and depending on where you plan to go, some countries require visas. Visas are not something that can be ignored, missed or forgotten. They must be at the forefront of you mind when travelling in order to make the experience the best it can be. You don’t want to...

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March 23, 2015December 24, 2016

Travel Agent Vs Booking

I feel there is no simple answer to the question but more like helpful guide lines. Have you travelled overseas before? If you answered ‘no’ I would suggest for your first holiday you book through a travel agent. Your travel agent will be able to give you piece of mind and make sure you have...

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