Europe
By Guest Blogger

What to do in Ireland: a month by month itinerary

Gwen Jones, our creative brochure manager, studied in Ireland ; so who better to tell us where to shove our stereotypes and take a ‘proper’ trip to Ireland than someone who lived and breathed the fresh (and slightly chilly) Irish air?

Worldwide
By Alexx Hayward

The ultimate guide to solo female travel

After moving to the other side of the world (twice!) and ticking off twelve countries solo, I’ve pulled together the best tips and tricks to help you feel safe, prepared and confident to take on the globe as a solo female traveller

Worldwide
By Rachael Porter

Solo female travel stories from across the globe

Ever since 1911, the world has celebrated International Women’s Day on the 8th March. It may be 2019 (and we can celebrate women all day every day, k?) but we won’t pass up an opportunity to talk about how amazing they are.

Europe
By Rachael Porter

Top 10 cities to stay in Europe for under £40

We’re 40 this year, believe it or not (we use good anti-wrinkle cream) and to celebrate we’ve combed through all our hostel deals across Europe to piece together a list of cities that you can stay in for two nights for less than £40!

Latin America
By Emma Mitra

Your Rio Carnival Survival Guide

The time to get your flights to Rio Carnival booked is fast approaching, so check out our guide to help you make the most of every single sequinned-head-dress, street-party-dancing, samba-moves-busting minute at the world’s biggest celebration.

General
By Rachael Porter

New Year, old me: ways to look after yourself in 2019

This year it’s all about you: be kind to yourself, take time out, and let yourself recharge. Look after your mind, body and soul with these top tips…

Australasia
By Hannah Jeffery

24 things travellers may find confusing about Australia

Because thongs, ponies and lollies are just not what you think they are…

Worldwide
By Kim Durbridge

How to save enough money to travel

Ahh, is there anything that evokes a bigger sense of wanderlust than a good old-fashioned grey, skint January? That’s where we come in! Step away…

Worldwide
By Sam Hopkins

How to get the most out of your annual leave in 2019

It sounds like some sort of magic trick, but you don’t need to be Derren Brown to practically double the amount of annual leave you…

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

6 reasons to visit Fiji

Whether you’re a beach bum or an adrenaline junkie, a scuba diving fanatic or a devout volunteer, Fiji is the place for you! Here’s why…