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Best Android & iPhone Weather App

With the best Android and iPhone weather app out there, Weather Bug, you can make sure you’re never caught off guard by the weather again. You can easily find out what to expect in your day once you download this app to your smartphone. It just takes a few minutes to get the app and then you can immediately check the weather in your area, or anywhere in the world, if you wanted. The instant alerts also make it...

Skyscanner Review: The Flight Comparison Engine That Could

This post was brought to you in partnership with Skyscanner, who asked me to review their website and service. This is something I was more than happy to do, as Skyscanner is actually a service I use a lot. Please note I’ll ONLY ever do a review or recommend a product that I use and have used myself in the past. All the opinions of this review, as always, are completely my own. Skyscanner.net is a solid flight...

Staying Safe While Backpacking

Backpacking will always be popular with young people, giving many their first taste of true freedom and the chance to explore new lands and experience new cultures. Unfortunately, backpackers will always be a popular target for criminals. Backpackers tend to be young people out on their own for the first time, in a foreign country with no local knowledge and usually nothing more than a basic grasp of the lingo, and...

Car vs. Train Travel When Gallivanting Europe Is The Plan

Cruising around Europe sounds like HEAVEN right? It certainly does to me. It’s something that I think everyone should do at some stage in their life. Europe has so much to offer and given the chance to spend time perusing many cities in multiple countries broadens your travel horizons exponentially. Gazing out the train window. Relaxing travel! Last summer we did just that. Tom and I spent a couple of months...

E.T. Phone Home: Staying In Touch With Friends & Family On The Road

Let’s be honest, most of us should probably call our mothers and fathers more than we actually do, I mean they did raise us and protect us at our most vulnerable (I’m a bit guilty of this one, sorry Mum & Dad!). So of course, it’s important to ring your family and friends back home every now and then when backpacking on the road – there is nothing better to ease the worry of a parent’s heart then...

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