Ten Things We Wish We Had Known Before Starting Our Travel Blog…

  I recently had a conversation with my sister, who is starting her own blog. It was exciting, thinking about the beginning of an adventure, and of all the things that we had learned. I quickly realised that throughout our blogging time (it’s been about a year and a half now) I have soaked up…

The Road Involuntarily Travelled…(how to survive travelling for work)

Long security queues, overpriced food and resentfully buying a bottle of water because you can’t bring your own onto a plane. Airports truly are magical places. Honestly I’ve always enjoyed flying. There are few things better to me than experiencing the anticipation of a child on Christmas Eve as Rach and I wait for a…

Tips for Beating Blogging Writers Block

Last week I wrote about how we are suffering from ‘blogger burnout’, and the response was amazing. We had people saying that they were going through the same thing, and last Monday we received the most likes for one blog post in one day than ever before! So, this week, I would remiss not to…

Blogger Burnout

We’ve slowed down a little on the blog posts and Instagram posts of late. You may have noticed, you may have not, and it’s quite frustrating for us be suffering from ‘blogger burnout’. Gone are the days of two blog posts a week and three photos on Instagram a day. Now one post a day…

Why Spending £10 Extra on Travel Can Change Your Weekend

Take the National Express when your life’s in a mess It’ll make you smile.    My life isn’t in a mess at all, however, it could have been a couple of weeks ago when I made the money saving decision to get the coach to London. (Note – I had a fantastic weekend seeing the…

Our Favourite Coffee Shops (Worldwide List!)

Going for coffee is one of our favourite things to do wherever we are, so this blog post was a must-write. If you’re anything like us and are looking for that next hit of caffeine – read on! Beijing, China Soloist Coffee Co. is close to the entrance of the Art District, and is a…

How Instagram Travel Accounts Travel Permanently

Previously on our website we have posted a ‘Behind the Scenes’ of our Instagram and Blog, which you can read here. This morning I was interested to see Buzzfeed post an article about new research that shows Instagram is having negative effects on mental health and psychology – well, this is something we already know…

Travel Etiquette – Part Deux

Around a year ago we wrote a ‘Travel Couple Etiquette’ post. After our recent trip driving the vineyards of France, we realised that there was scope for a ‘Part Deux’ – there’s nothing like intense camping time to learn more about travel couple etiquette! Putting Up Tents R: We have been together for six years…

Our Travel Bucket List (Inspiration for your own!)

Ah the travel bucket list, something that we add to all the time. We have been so lucky in our adventures to date, and have done some incredible things. We have bathed baby elephants in Malaysia, and trekked through the world’s oldest tropical rainforest (Taman Negara). We have seen the pyramids in Egypt, the Taj…

A Snapshot of Kuala Lumpur

This is an exciting snapshot for us to write, because it is all about one of our favourite cities in the world, Kuala Lumpur. Within this city you have it all, the best food, the best drinks, and some sweet jazz for your ears. Truly, Kuala Lumpur is home to some amazing experiences. Read on…