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Travelling with a Disability

There have been some major changes in our lifestyle over the past 6 months or so and one specific change has been to adapt to my new disability. At the moment I have a chronic knee injury, walk with crutches an...

England welcomes the Rugby World Cup

Today all 20 teams competing in the 2015 Rugby World Cup are here and they are ready to kick off. They've been flying in over the last week with Fiji the first to arrive on September 9th. All the teams a...
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Mission: To Convert a Van Into a Campervan

Those of you that have followed us in recent months or just have got to know the type of people we are will likely be accustomed to thoughts like “what? again!”, “I would love to do that” or maybe “will these t...
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36 Hours in London – What Would YOU Do?

This week my beloved cousin, Georgina, is coming to visit all the way for Australia. Born in England, her family emigrated to the other side of the world 10 years ago. Despite this, we have both remained very c...
Visit Every County in the UK

CHALLENGE: To Visit Every County in the UK

We came up with this idea when we were living in Thailand earlier in the year. We had been reminiscing about life back home and thinking about some of our favourite places in the UK. We love the Isle of Wight, ...
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March Instagrams

March was a month of covering many miles. It saw us journey from Thailand to the UK. From the UK to Qatar. And back home again. Phew! It's been quite a ride. Our time in Thailand came to end, we've mostly es...
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Why Culture Is An Important Part of Travel

Learning about culture is an integral part to travelling. It's not just about stunning scenery, adventurous experiences, or relaxation. Learning about culture is enriching for the mind and soul. It can enhance ...

February Instagrams

February really was a month of up and downs. We had a minor health emergency which required us hotfooting it to Bangkok as fast as possible to get to a doctor (all is ok now, so don't worry Mothers!). We vi...
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Favourite Travel Blogs

The blogosphere is chock full of awesome inspiration and brilliant people sharing their daily lives, insights and knowledge. I really am thankful to be part of such an incredible group of people who give so gen...
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January Instagrams

Oh January, you always fly by so fast. I can barely keep up! That been said, we have plenty of good times to share on Instagram. We spent quite a bit of time in various coffee shops all over Chiang Mai, dri...
Digital Nomad

What Is A Digital Nomad?

A digital nomad is one who works online (or using any form of telecommunications, but let's face it most of us use email these days. What's a phone call?) and is location independent. That is, they have the fre...

December Instagrams

December saw us cover Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Chiang Mai. We ate well, we've met lovely people, we've had highs and lows, and probably eaten more Pad Thai than is necessary of any human being. Yep, we finis...
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How To Do Christmas When Travelling

Christmas is different for everyone. For us it's cold. It's the type of Christmas songs are written about. Frosty and cold, where Santa is a big bearded chap donning a red suit led by reindeer around the world....
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“Happy Happy” on the Singapore MRT

We were in Singapore mainly for one reason. As we had both been there before it wasn't really for tourist time although we did manage to fit some of that in too. We were there for my exams. That's right, almost...
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November Instagrams

Pinch, punch ... first of the month! Happy December everyone. We are now in Singapore, it's hot and humid here so it doesn't really feel like the festive period at all. But wherever you are I hope you are enjo...
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Vlogging On The Go

We've now been on the road for 10 days and yet it feels like forever already. We have settled in really well and so far so good on living out of a backpack. On the first evening we stumbled across a hostel i...

The Art of Slow Travel

Homestay in rural Dominican Republic It's already been 7 days of travel (on this particular adventure) and already I'm noticing all the different styles of travellers out and about in Bangkok. From the wide-e...

Special Announcement: We are leaving the country

Special announcement time!  Raj and I are leaving the country. Yep. In 9 days time we will be boarding an Emirates flight for Bangkok where we intend to spend at least the next 4 months in Southeast Asia. W...
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October Instagrams

I joined Instagram back in the early days. I think it was summer 2011? Initially I became addicted to the filters, the ability to share snapshots of my life and to nosey away at other people's daily lives. Ins...