We Sold Everything We Own To Travel The World With Our Son In A Motorhome

Jennifer Constant | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK
Jennifer Constant

life less ordinary banner Life is meant to be lived being happy, and enjoyed. And at 16 months old, and growing by the day, we are ready to enjoy every minute of watching him grow as we travel the world together. We're not saying it is going to be easy and we're not well off people, but we have ideas of how to make enough money on the road to support ourselves.

This Guy’s 30-Day Antarctic Driving Expedition Is Giving Us Extreme Travel Goals

Jen Barton | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget expensive televisions and fancy clothes – 2017’s biggest must-have is adventure. Trekking Machu Picchu or deep-sea scuba diving in the Red ...

Maybe Young Parents Don't Want To Travel

Maddy Matthews | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Parents
Maddy Matthews

Some of these are valid concerns. Younger parents are - in general - less likely to have the financial security, relationship stability and emotional maturity that "average" parents benefit from. It's a little nosy coming from a stranger, but if the concerns are voiced politely, it gives the young parent an opportunity to either ask for support, or say that they're confident in their abilities.

Bad Train Behaviour Is Not OK

Sue Moorcroft | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK
Sue Moorcroft

My home's only an hour out of London by train, which I visit regularly both for business and pleasure. I suppose we all have our 'train behaviour' pe...

Advice For Women Travellers

Courtney Mower | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Mower

In honour of International Women’s Day, I’m going to try and dispel some myths surrounding travelling abroad (particularly alone) as a woman. It c...

Judging By This Tourist's Photos, He Really Didn't Enjoy His Solo Trip To Australia

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A guy who travelled Australia alone has shared a series of photos of the places he visited on his trip - and he looks absolutely miserable in all of t...

Of Needs And Pursuits

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Let us return to Spain's 2010 tourism promo-video again, since it reveals much about the ways in which Spain wishes to present its rebranded image as well as ways in which the world would perceive itself. While previously, Spain's branding efforts highlight how "Spain is different", the new marketing endeavours strive to underscore needs and desires of individuals who are attracted to the Spanish way of life.

Top Tips For Car Journeys With Your Toddler

The Huffington Post | Tamsin Kelly | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Parents

Remember when you could just hop in the car and zip down the motorway (crossing your legs to avoid a time consuming wee stop)? Well, now you’re a pa...

Advice For Travel Bloggers, Direct From The Experts

Olivia Barnes-Brett | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Olivia Barnes-Brett

When you write a blog post, put yourself in your readers' shoes and try to answer any questions you think they may have about a particular place and event. If you provide genuinely helpful and informative content, your readers will appreciate it, and the search engines will reward you

What Happens When Your Mind Won't Let You Escape?

Fleur Rollet-Manus | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Fleur Rollet-Manus

Whether you're a gap year student half way around the globe, or you've headed over the water for a European getaway, feeling stressed can completely defeat the freedom found when travelling. So, what do you do when you've gone away to give your mind a rest and that's the only thing not happening?

Eight Step Cheat Sheet For A Ripper Working Holiday In Australia

Dan Baker, StudentUniverse | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Dan Baker, StudentUniverse

Australia is a perfect place for backpackers to combine work and travel. There is a huge range of jobs for foreign travellers, the wages are decent, and once you've saved up a chunk, you can go off and explore the country!

How Travelling Changed My Life

Charlie Stone | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Charlie Stone

In 2009 I broke my back and my pelvis in a serious car accident that left me wheelchair bound for 3 months. Less than four years later I was backpacking around South East Asia and three years on from then, I now have a life I could never have imagined 7 years ago.

Five Antidotes To The Rapid Travel Bug

Olivia Barnes-Brett | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Olivia Barnes-Brett

But why do we want to impress each other on social media? Why post as many travel photos online as possible? What are the benefits of this 'lightening travel' that sees people going to 14 foreign towns in as many days?

You Might Want To Change Your Holiday Plans, These Are Officially The World's Worst Tourist Traps

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you’re planning a holiday, it’s always good to have some local knowledge for the inside track on the best places to eat, where to get a good ...

Hand Luggage Hacks - Five Genius Packing Tips You Need To Know About

The Huffington Post | Polly Rayne | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

If you want to reduce the time you need to spend at the airport before your flight opt to travel with only hand-luggage. These useful packing tips wil...

Couple Home School Sons While Travelling The World

Barcroft | Amy Packham | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Parents

A couple shunned traditional school education for their children and instead opted for a life-time trip around the world. Since they began their alte...

Why This Mum Believes You Should Travel The World On Maternity Leave

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Parents

Maternity leave is often a time where new mums succumb to sleep deprivation while adapting to life at home with a newborn. But when Karen Edwards, 31,...

Lessons You Can Only Learn By Travelling

Emily Beatrice Morris | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Emily Beatrice Morris

I've been home nearly two months after living in Hong Kong for ten months. Whilst I'm glad to be home, I can't wait until I graduate so I can experience more of the world but I'm over the shock of being home.

Why I Won't Give Up on Travel

Fleur Rollet-Manus | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Fleur Rollet-Manus

Escapism is in our nature. We've said adios to the EU, but we have not said adios to each other.

Ten Top Tips for Harmonious Holidays

Frances Taylor | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK Parents
Frances Taylor

Before I went, I had a post in mind about travelling with two small children. It was going to be something wise and profound which would have people nodding sagely and thinking 'I learned something today'. Obviously I got more than I bargained for and so, much like the plane on the return journey, my foray into travel blogging didn't quite take off as intended.

How Travelling Healed My Heart

Emily Beatrice Morris | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Emily Beatrice Morris

I'm turning twenty-three soon and I don't know what I am going to do when I graduate next year. I'm not going to make any immediate plans but see how life takes its course. To me, that's the beauty of life. I intend to soak up every moment because who knows how much time we each have left?

"Piano Piano" - How Living in Italy Taught Me to Slow Down

Clare Dyckhoff | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Dyckhoff

A lot has changed since January 2014. Not just that I now live in London, have a stable job and most excellent workplace, but mainly for the reason that this time two years ago I was living in Palermo, Sicily. Yeah, I'm still trying to get used to the lack of good coffee.

Have Child, Will Travel

Sophia Walker | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Parents
Sophia Walker

If you were to listen to all the advice that people offload on you when you become a parent, you would go insane. From 'sleep when baby sleeps' to 'don't buy more than you need, as you won't use it' - I'm glad I had the sense to override these tiresome tales of woe.

Mum Uses Maternity Leave To Travel The World With 10-Week-Old Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Parents

After the birth of a baby, the last thing new mums will think about is hopping on a plane to travel the world. But that's exactly what Karen Edward...

When You Fall for Someone Whilst Travelling...

Holly Whiting | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Holly Whiting

All I am saying is that it's not fun meeting the right person who's home is so far away. I guess my advice is although you can't choose who you fall for you can choose how you handle the situation and maybe some things are best left where you found them but if you're like me you often have to take the chance to find out.