Quirks of Vietnam – what I noticed and learned after six weeks

Quirks of Vietnam – what I noticed and learned after six weeks

It's always interesting when you're traveling and realise how much you've learnt about a culture from being in a country...whether it's from being scammed or ripped off, having transport issues or simply just standing on a street and observing. And undoubtedly, the longer you're in a place, the more things you notice, the more mistakes [...]

Getting ready and preparing to travel to Brazil (well mainly Rio De Janeiro)

Getting ready and preparing to travel to Brazil (well mainly Rio De Janeiro)

Whenever you go into a new country with drastically different cultures, laws and customs, culture shock isn't the only thing which will hit you. You'll be faced with a swarm of confusion on how to act, how to get from A to B, how not to get ripped off, how to stay safe, how to [...]

Packing guide for a year long trip

Packing guide for a year long trip

Photo Credit: MomTricks - https://www.momtricks.com/travel/vacation-with-baby/ What should I pack? How much should I bring? Do I need that winter jacket and warm socks? Do I need my hiking boots? How many pairs of underwear will I need for this trip? I’m sure we’ve all asked ourselves these sorts of questions before venturing out on a [...]