Category: General Travel Tips

TravGads – The Ultimate & Somewhat Necessary Travel Gadgets
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October 4, 2016September 2, 2017

TravGads – The Ultimate & Somewhat Necessary Travel Gadgets

Don’t have time to read it now? Pin it for later! Note: NONE of the products spoken about in this post are through paid endorsement. These are my own views and opinions.  ​People collect spoons. People collect stamps. People collect t-shirts. I, on the other hand, collect TRAVEL GADGETS (TravGads). Why do you ask? Well,...

What Is Off The Travel List 
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July 19, 2016March 17, 2018

What Is Off The Travel List 

Don’t have time to read it now? Pin it for later! Have you been somewhere that didn’t live up to expectations? That you didn’t like? Do you know why you didn’t like it? Did someone paint a picture of high expectations that the place didn’t live up to? Did something scary happen to you? No...

What Does Travel Mean To You?
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February 26, 2016December 24, 2016

What Does Travel Mean To You?

Travel (verb) – make a journey, typically of some length!  So what does travel mean to you?  For us here at #ljojlo travel is LIFE! Escaping the realities of life, experiencing the joys of life, sharing life with others and most importantly living LIFE. Travel is our escape from the every day mundane real world...

A Coeliac Abroad
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December 1, 2015February 11, 2018

A Coeliac Abroad

Being a Coeliac means you have an incurable autoimmune disease where ‘the immune system reacts abnormally to gluten (a protein found in wheat, rye, barley and oats), causing small bowel damage. This article on being a Coeliac abroad to help any Coeliac's out there to still travel the world.

The Art (Or Should I Say Science) Of Haggling – 5 Simple Tips
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November 10, 2015December 24, 2016

The Art (Or Should I Say Science) Of Haggling – 5 Simple Tips

Don’t have time to read it now? Pin it for later! Haggle (verb) – dispute or bargain persistently, especially over the cost of somethingIf you have ever set foot in South East Asia you would have been hassled, prodded or even grabbed by some friendly locals wishing to sell you something that was likely made...

Review – Bali Kuta Resort
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May 1, 2015December 24, 2016

Review – Bali Kuta Resort

Due to the fact we were spending one night in Bali before heading to Lombok because to our late flight arrival we wanted something cheap and cheap is what we got. With 6 of us travelling, 3 couples, we wanted three rooms as I managed to find a hotel for $33AU a couple with a...