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Running alongside the Douro River is picturesque Porto, Portugal’s second largest city after Lisbon. Porto is finally starting to get the tourist attenti...
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Jul
2016

What To See in Porto through 30 Porto Photos

Running alongside the Douro River is picturesque Porto, Portugal’s second largest city after Lisbon. Porto is finally starting to get the tourist attention is deserves from around the world. We found out why when we visited the city as part of our Portugal 2 week trip. The city is effortlessly photogenic so we captured plenty of Porto photos…

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Lisbon and it’s historic Alfama district was the part of our two week Portugal tour that we were most looking forward to. We recently had friends and family m...
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Jul
2016

Things to do in Alfama District - Lisbon Old Town

Lisbon and it’s historic Alfama district was the part of our two week Portugal tour that we were most looking forward to. We recently had friends and family members visit the city over long weekends and feedback about Portugal’s hilly capital was all positive. We’d booked to stay in Lisbon old town because we’d heard…

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We’ve been asked by a number of people to write this Tips on How to Save Money for Travel post. People curious to know how we manage to save enough money t...
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Jul
2016

Tips on How to Save Money for Travel

We’ve been asked by a number of people to write this Tips on How to Save Money for Travel post. People curious to know how we manage to save enough money to travel for the lengths of time that we do. We get it. If we were watching us from the outside, we’d wonder exactly the same thing. How…

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An Unexpected Close Encounter We were enjoying a walk through Colonia Carlos Pellegrini, the main township in the Ibera Wetlands, en-route to a patch of jungle ...
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Jul
2016

Our Ibera Wetlands Argentina Wildlife Adventure

An Unexpected Close Encounter We were enjoying a walk through Colonia Carlos Pellegrini, the main township in the Ibera Wetlands, en-route to a patch of jungle we’d read was home to several Howler Monkeys. While holding hands and discussing our post-Ibera Wetlands plans, out of nowhere Shelley screamed “Oh my god!!!” as she un-gripped my…

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We live in a society that’s obsessed with consumption and we constantly seek out instant gratification. We seem to always want the latest product, even though...
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Jun
2016

Reasons Why People Should Spend Money On Experiences

We live in a society that’s obsessed with consumption and we constantly seek out instant gratification. We seem to always want the latest product, even though we’re completely satisfied with what we already have. Houses, cars, latest gadgets and high-end fashion are all items that we’re pressured to buy. Advertisers are experts at convincing us…

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We often get asked the same question that I’m sure all travellers get asked over and over again. “Out of all the countries you’ve visited, which is yo...
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Jun
2016

4 Amazing Things To Do In Bolivia

We often get asked the same question that I’m sure all travellers get asked over and over again. “Out of all the countries you’ve visited, which is your favourite?” We always find this question difficult to answer. We’ve got so much love for all the countries we visit and all for different reasons. We can’t…

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Don’t get us wrong, we love trying new foods from around the world. A huge part of our travelling enjoyment is eating local cuisine. From cheap street food ea...
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Jun
2016

10 Strange Food Dishes From Around The World

Don’t get us wrong, we love trying new foods from around the world. A huge part of our travelling enjoyment is eating local cuisine. From cheap street food eats and deep fried market snacks. To home cooked family favourites and popular local restaurants. We’ve tried all kinds of interesting foods like fried crickets, dried termites,…

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As we approached Nature Lodge Kinabatangan we could see dark wood structures poking out of the lush greenery. Houses and huts hiding in the trees like shy jungl...
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Jun
2016

Malaysia Wildlife On Borneo's Kinabatangan River

As we approached Nature Lodge Kinabatangan we could see dark wood structures poking out of the lush greenery. Houses and huts hiding in the trees like shy jungle animals. All set in a garden that overlooks the muddy Kinabatangan River. It looked exactly like we were hoping. A tropical hideaway, a remote retreat, miles away…

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If there are travel documentaries being broadcast on British TV, we can guarantee we’ll be ready with remote control in hand. When we’re back home in Lo...
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Jun
2016

15 Travel Documentaries to Fuel your Wanderlust

If there are travel documentaries being broadcast on British TV, we can guarantee we’ll be ready with remote control in hand. When we’re back home in London, we spend hours on the sofa, fuelling our wanderlust by watching others travelling the world. For us, watching travel documentaries helps fill those gaps between trips. For an…

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