packing

how to use less plastic when you travel

how to use less plastic when you travel

We can all use less plastic when we travel. By making a few changes to our packing list, and putting plastic reduction at the heart of some of our day-to-day decisions, we can make a difference. Here are items we use and recommend to reduce plastic usage when we travel. 

what to pack for the quilotoa loop

what to pack for the quilotoa loop

Trainers or hiking boots? Thermals or shorts? Phone or laptop? We've perfected the packing list for the Quilotoa Loop so you don't have to worry. Pack small but pack warm guys, it's going to be chilly!

what to put in your backpack

what to put in your backpack

Although we were mightily impressed that some long-term travellers managed to fit their entire lives in one piece of carry-on, that wasn't for us. We decided to adopt the anti-minimalist philosophy - the 'stuff as much as you can into your rucksack until you fall over' philosophy.

five unexpected travel essentials

five unexpected travel essentials

We packed a lot of things for our trip. An awful lots of things, far too many things probably. However, here are five things which we have discovered we can't travel without, but might never have thought to bring.