General Travel, Tips and the Like


We travel all over and have no real theme to our travels except the fact that it should be fun and hopefully involve some kind of adventure.
The blogs on this page are all about our general travel experiences, tips and other bits I can't fit elsewhere.


Why you need to visit Ethiopia in 2017


Why I'm a Frugal Traveller, not a Budget Backpacker - Dante Harker

A food tour of the intercontinental - Dante Harker

48 Hours in Marrakech - Dante Harker


Why Use Airbnb?

Aqua Terra Zoo in Venna - photo blog by Dante Harker
How to spend 72 hours in Vienna

Two great blogs about Vienna - the zoo was so much fun it deserved it's own blog :)



How to stay motivated while you save for travel

TIPS ON HOW TO STAY MOTIVATED ON THE RUN UP TO A BIG TRIP

The run up to a big trip can be tricky, here's some tips on how to get through it.

How to budget for long term travel

AS BORING AS IT SEEMS, STICKING TO A BUDGET WHILE TRAVELING WILL LET YOU TRAVEL FOR LONGER

Do this from the start of your trip and you'll get to stay away longer and do more.



How becoming a PADI diving instructor changed my life
Cool travel stuff I love

THIS PAGE HAS COOL TRAVEL STUFF YOU SHOULD TRY OUT

I use all types of travel goodies, some of them are here - some of them are illegal, those ones aren't here (kidding)



5 Reasons to use Airbnb

AIRBNB IS GREAT - THERE I SAID IT! 

If you've never tried it, read this post to see why you should give it a go.

Book through book.com

Of all the travel sites we use this one because you don't pay up front and they are super flexible about moving bookings. Check it out. 



WALKING TOUR OF LEEDS! 

I've just done an audio walking tour of Leeds - you don't even have to visit Leeds to enjoy this you can just sit back and listen to me trying to be entertaining - read more...