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Daytrip to the ancient site of Tula, Hidalgo (Mexico)

It was sunny Monday morning when I headed out with intention to visit the ancient site of Tula, famous for its Toltec columns/statues. To get there I first went to the Autobuses de Norte bus station, from where I caught a bus to Tula. 729 more words

Mexico Travel

Great day out at the ancient site of Teotihuacan

It was cloudy Friday morning when I headed towards Teotihuacan, one of the most impressive ancient sites of the Mesoamerican culture. Getting there with public transport was pretty easy, and cheap. 959 more words

Mexico Travel

Was it worth it Wednesday?

Where have we been?

Taganga, Minca & Santa Marta (Colombia)

Where have we stayed?

3 nights @ local’s house with room for rent 40,000 pesos, £8 per night double room, clean and we were allowed to use the kitchen to cook fresh seafood just landed a 5 min stroll from the house. 430 more words

South America

Was it worth it Wednesday?

We have decided to plan a weekly post on an update of our weekly budget, accommodation, experiences and lessons learned. During our first few weeks we have been pretty laid back about our blog and have so much still to write about, it’s hard for us to be focused on writing when there are so many fun distractions on the road. 381 more words

South America

One month in one post..

Countries Visited: 4

Argentina: 10 days, Uruguay 4 days, Brazil 4 days & Colombia 7days + Next month!


5 Flights:

Glasgow – Amsterdam (2hrs), Amsterdam – Buenos Aires (14hrs) 414 more words

South America

Sri Lanka: Budget

Number of days spent in country: 20

Goal daily budget pp/d: $25 CAD

Actual daily expenditure pp/d: $27.39

Things that were expensive: Entrances fees! The majority of our budget was blown on the several $30 USD entrances fees to the major ruin sites. 22 more words


9 Ways I Could Have Saved Money To Travel In 2016

2016 is approaching fast and in order to realistically set myself some financial goals I’ve taken a magnifying glass to my bank statements to find a bit more about my spending habits. 678 more words