How to Budget on Holiday

Trying to travel as much as possible in a year is something I’m always trying to do, but fitting it around holiday allowance at work and managing it on a budget is a constant struggle. After returning from a three week trip to Australia I wanted to share some thoughts on how best to keep…

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The Freehand Chicago

Looking for where to stay in Chicago we certainly weren’t short of options. Despite usually swaying towards an Airbnb, it seemed that to find a good, central spot in the city it would be best to go with a hotel. This is where the Freehand Chicago came in, which by a pure plight of luck…

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Hamilton Island

Just like you might sit back in England and watch swallows fly around in the evening, at Hamilton island you have the cockatoos, and the bats. So many bats! I can’t believe I’ve come to my last Australia post! No later than 3 months after I visited. In the entirety of our 3 week trip,…

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Brisbane Round Two

What do you do when you’re returning to Brisbane with still not a clue what to do? Well, you do it all again.. I have to admit when I returned to Brisbane this time round I was battling some sort of sleep deprivation/jet lag thing, as I really wasn’t feeling 100% myself. It’s such a…

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