Quality Unearthed: Glamping

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As a backpacker I spend most of my time in hostels, some time in hotels when I’m feeling flush and some time camping when money’s tight – or I’m that far off the beaten track there isn’t another option. But …

Touring Cornwall: The Valley

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Britain has a reputation as a country where you’re likely to be served some pretty uninspiring food, but I’m not sure that’s fair. The UK draws inspiration from the cuisine of many other countries so it’s actually pretty diverse. In any …

My Polish Food Tour in Gdynia, Poland with Eat Polska

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My fourth visit to Poland took me on an exciting new adventure that I concocted in my mind during a history lesson at Ards Tech in Northern Ireland. You see, I remembered the “Free city of Danzig” (once an autonomous …

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Backpacking in Australia: Top 5 Sights in Canberra

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As the six year mark on my last few days in Australia hit home this week, it is time to reflect on one of my favourite cities in Australia – the capital city itself. Canberra. Aside from my time exploring …

Backpacking in France: My Stay at Young and Happy Hostel in the Latin Quarter of Paris

Backpacking in France: My Stay at Young and Happy Hostel in the Latin Quarter of Paris

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Paris grows on me, I admit that. While I’m not going to preach about the top backpacking sights in the most touristic city on planet earth, I am happy to share my adventures through the city ‘de temps en temp.’ …

Backpacking in Belgium: My Stay At Hostel 47, Ghent

Backpacking in Belgium: My Stay At Hostel 47, Ghent

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On arrival into Belgium, my friend Pol told me to try and visit Ghent. At the time I was enjoying the quirkiness of Brussels (yes I wee-weed against a church) and then I decided on a train to Ghent, spontaneously. …

Backpacking in Belgium: Staying at Jacques Brel Hostel, Brussels

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Oh Brussels, this place certainly sprouted a surprise in my backpacking calendar. The reason being, 10 hours before I arrived in the city, I had no idea I would be here. It all relied on the Northern Ireland v. Wales …

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How Casinos Attract Visitors to Las Vegas

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  Casinos are synonymous with the bustling city of Las Vegas and every day, they compete with each other in a bid to draw the tourists in to spend wildly on their tables. While Sin City is famous for its …