Can You Travel Risk Free?

Travel Safely

With the tragic news of the shooting down of MH17 this week, which follows the earlier mysterious loss of MH370 in March 2014, travellers could be taking a second look at their safety when thinking about travelling. What Level of Risk is OK? In every aspect of life and travel there is risk.  We all … Read more

Wrap Up: Get High On Adventure

View Looking Down from Aiguille du Midi, near Chamonix France

The view looking down from the Aiguille du Midi was surreal.  The combination of the crystal clear blue sky, the blindingly white snow and the lush green valley below along with our sheer height above the ground made for one of those perfect moments in my life. For some reason I am personally drawn to … Read more

Wrap Up: Amazing Travel Hacks

Travel Hacking Your Flights

Travel is expensive.  Finding travel hacks to help you save significant money can make a real difference to your travel budget.  Here are some great travel hacks to help you save money on airfares, car hire and as a bonus I discovered some great tips on how to scuba dive for free on the Great … Read more

Wrap Up: Avoiding Travel Scams

Beware of Travel Pickpockets and Scammers

I love travelling.  But I hate being targeted by pickpockets and thieves.  And I am sure most other travellers feel the same way. Many other bloggers have written articles with tips to avoid travel scams which can help you to be prepared on the latest scammer tricks so you can hopefully avoid them.  Although they … Read more