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Wanting to begin a life of travel or simply looking for travel tips to use on your next vacation? Either way, the information below should assist with planning a trip, travelling on a budget and saving money, keeping safe, packing and most importantly improving your overall travel experience.

Travelling is meant to be enjoyable so use the travel tips I’ve learnt to ensure you have the best time.

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Lions Head mountain peak in Cape Town, South Africa

Hiking Lions Head in Cape Town – What you need to know beforehand

There are many walking trails around Cape Town and one of my favourites was hiking Lions Head. Known as the mother city, Cape Town is the legislative capital of South Africa. It is one of the most historically significant cities in South Africa, as it was here that the first ...
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tips on what to pack for an African safari holiday

Africa safari packing list – Plus a guide on what to wear on an African safari

Going on an African safari takes a little more forward planning than say heading away on a city escape for a few days. Depending on your you are going, you could ultimately see all four seasons in one day. Having a good idea of the best Africa safari outfits to ...
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Top E-Biking Trips Around the World – Discover Your Adventure Side While on Vacation

Thanks to the surging popularity of e-bikes, bike tour operators around the world are taking advantage of this by providing holidaymakers with exciting e-biking trips on battery-powered two-wheelers.  For people who like to venture into the outdoors and explore what Mother Nature has to offer, there is no better to ...
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This is an iconic place to get a photo in Cape Town with Table Mountain in the background

Safety in Cape Town – Is Cape Town safe for tourists?

With around 4.5 million people, Cape Town is the second largest city by population in South Africa. However, the safety in Cape Town has held a bad rap for being crime-ridden and unsafe for tourists for many years. But is that true? Today I want to share my thoughts on ...
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views overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa

Travelling to Cape Town – A Quick Introduction To The City

Travelling to Cape Town is a backpackers and travel adventurers dream and one of my most enjoyable destinations. It has a wild side that allows you to swim with Great White sharks, go fishing for tuna 50km off shore, plenty of rugged hiking paths to enjoy and wildlife that is ...
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An evening sunrise hidden by light cloud cover over the city of Old Town in Baku

Old Town Baku City – A Fascinating Insight Into The Capital Of Azerbaijan

Baku city is the Azerbaijan capital and largest found in the country. The city first became popular after an oil boom in the 19th century. Before this, during the medieval ages, Baku was not the huge capital city it is now, however, it was still an important city because of ...
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Brodie from Aussieinwanderlust standing at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

Best Places to Visit in Ireland – Add These to Create a Charming Road Trip

Let’s discuss the best places to visit in Ireland in some detail so you can plan an epic road trip or tour around one of my favourite countries in Europe. When visiting Ireland you’re sure to quickly notice there are many beautiful cities in Ireland to visit and some truly ...
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The St Patricks Cathedral in Dublin, Ireland

Unusual Things To Do In Dublin – Escape The Tourist Bubble And See Something Different

When it comes to travelling much of the time we want to see the main attractions of a city or country. When we head to Paris visiting the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum are included on most peoples must-see list, with good reason of course. The same thing occurs ...
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Travelling on a fishing boat in the Mediterranean Sea with blue sky overhead

Spend a memorable day on a boat charter in Barcelona – Plus how you can do it without breaking the budget

It’s no secret that Barcelona has a gorgeous coastline and matching climate that enables and encourages both locals and tourists to be outside more than undercover. The culture in Spain is one of sharing, socialising and relaxing and the beaches in Barcelona, especially from March through to the end of ...
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clourful houses in one of the towns along the Cinque Terre in Italy, Europe

15 Cheap Vacation Locations Around the World – The First Will Surprise You

Today, people base the quality of a product or experience in relation to the price. If it’s expensive, it’s assumed to be of higher quality, and vice versa. However, that’s not always true, especially when it comes to a travel experience. Your vacation is certainly an experience but that doesn’t ...
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