The Best Castles in Slovakia

Slovakia has quite the reputation for it’s castles, or “hrad” as they are known locally. It is home to over 100 of them, and the avid travellers among you may even have visited a few. In this post we take a look at the best castles, so that you know what to do in Slovakia.

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How To Get Free Food Near You

Today I want to tell you how to eat for free around the world. Although I talk here about my own experiences in cities such as Melbourne, most of these are applicable across the world. It’s easy to fill your stomach on a budget, or even with no budget at all, take a look for yourself…


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Dunedin, Lanarch Castle, Moeraki Boulders and finding penguins

The East coast of the South Island can be great for kids and adults alike, but to be honest there are plenty of fun things to do with kids in New Zealand.

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How to learn a new language on a budget

I had very little money and wanted to learn a new language (Spanish), so here is how you can do it on a shoestring budget. I began home schooling myself to speak Spanish around 3 weeks ago now. Obviously, the best way to learn is to live in a Spanish speaking country, fully immersed. As I am currently ‘stuck’ in the UK, I researched what would be the best way to learn a new language without immersion. Many people want to learn a new language, but don’t quite get around to doing it. Like anything, if you want it enough, you will work at it.


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10 ways to prepare yourself to fly around the world

Of course preparing for a trip around the world will depend on where exactly you’re going, when you’re going, who you’re going with and what you plan to do. In this post I draw on my experience to tell you everything that you should consider when flying around the world, so before you start planning a world trip itinerary, read on.

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