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a life of cheap travel - how much did we spend in a year?

a life of cheap travel - how much did we spend in a year?

Want to travel but the cost is holding you back? In this post, we'll show you how we travelled for one year on a really tight budget and give you some great tips on how to make your money stretch further on the road. 

beauty, bras and backpacking: being a girl on a budget

beauty, bras and backpacking: being a girl on a budget

Gone are the days of expensive face creams and indulgent shopping sprees. I managed like this for nine months, but then I had an epiphany.

7 simple steps to become the hostel d*ckhead

7 simple steps to become the hostel d*ckhead

Every hostel has one, some have several, and you can be one too - here are 11 quick-fire ways to become the biggest d*ckhead in your hostel. 

how to travel smarter - six steps to using a budget app

how to travel smarter - six steps to using a budget app

There was no way we were going to be able to manage on a budget of £15 a day without knowing exactly where ever penny or peso was going, so we turned back to the budget app that kept us honest when we saving for this trip - MoneyWise.