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Packing light – everything you need to know

Posted on Fri July 17, 2015.

If you’re going backpacking then one of the most important things to remember is this: if you pack it, you have to carry it! Packing a suitcase is easy as you can wheel it to the airport and then check it into the hold and worry about it at the other end. However, if you’re going backpacking it’s vital that you travel light to avoid giving yourself a bad back on your travels.

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Hostel Tips and Tricks for Backpackers

Posted on Wed June 10, 2015.

Even if you are extremely frugal with the budget, a backpacking adventure can still cost you a small fortune. Go on an adventure during your gap year at university or straight from college, and you want to have fun but don’t want to run up massive debts, which can happen if you don’t keep a close eye on the purse strings.
Whilst it’s a pain having to watch cash at every single point, it’s the best way to stay financially afloat during a backpacking trip, so here are our top money saving tips for hostel stays.

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Five reasons you should take a gap year

Posted on Fri May 22, 2015.

Taking a gap year is for many, a rite of passage. It doesn’t mean you’re lazy or skipping out on reality. It’s your opportunity to live life to the very fullest and to see the world.
If you’re unsure if a gap year is right for you, we’ve put together five reasons you should do it.

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Things you’ll find at Bryanston market

Posted on Fri April 17, 2015.

Bryanston organic market is open on Thursday and Saturday from 9am to 3pm and there are special ‘Moonlight Markets’ from September to December which open from 5pm to 9pm. We love pottering around the market and adore the wide selection of products you find, like the items on this list.

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How you can avoid getting sick while travelling

Posted on Thu March 26, 2015.

Planning on travelling the world? Got your sights set on the road? Then you’re in for a treat. But be aware. There’s one sure-fire way to ruin the whole trip – getting sick. And it’s a very real risk. If you’re traversing the globe, you’re going to come across illnesses your body hasn’t had to stave off before.
So what can you do to avoid getting falling ill on your travels?

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