Driving around Iceland in winter is a surreal and amazing experience, yet an occasionally challenging one that you need to be properly prepared for. Slippery roads and snow storms are normality, yet so are expansive snowy vistas that will imprint themselves on your brain forever, even more than the theme... Read more →
Ever not ordered a meal because you can’t pronounce it? Ever been frightened to talk to a ticket lady because you can’t pronounce your destination? Ever felt like you’re anxious about…everything. Me too! But that doesn’t have to stop the travel fun!
When we announced that we were going to Iceland to drive the Ring Road in winter, Jarrad’s mum very quickly decided that we were going to die. Her crystal ball was foretelling that the harsh winter weather would triumph, and we were destined to freeze to death. She foretold her prophesy; the... Read more →
- I wanted to start a travel blog, but there was always something stopping me. Looking back I realise it was just my own brain. I started my first blog when I was 22 and going through an ACL reconstruction. It was a pun-filled, poorly written stumble through my surgery and...Read More »
- Warning: You might find Haw Par Villa legitimately disturbing. Imagine you’ve died. The whole ordeal is pretty undesirable (to say the least) and you’re hoping things will get better from this point in. Unfortunately for you though, death will not be the end of your suffering. You still have to make...Read More »
- Hawaii conjures up images of sunsets, surf, volcanoes, palm trees, hippies playing ukulele and… empty wallets. There’s no denying Hawaii’s an expensive choice of holiday destination, but there are ways to keep the costs down. If you need big fluffy bathrobes and tiny bottles of ‘complimentary’ conditioner* to be happy...Read More »
- “How did you travel for so long without killing each other?” It’s a question posed to most couples that decide to embark on a long-term trip together, and it’s tough to answer. Apart from a general predisposition against cold-blooded murder, which presumably the majority of the population possesses, the answer...Read More »