neil barnes travel blogger

Hi! I’m Neil and welcome to my wee budget travel blog. It all started back in 2005 with a last minute trip to South Africa. From there things have just spiralled and in 2010 I started this here very travel blog where you can find all sorts of useful info on backpacking, road trips, hostels, weekend breaks, volunteering … anything travel and/or budget really.
Read more about me on my ‘about me‘ page.

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Sungod Custom Classics³ – Review

July 21st, 2019|

The saying goes that ‘if it ain’t broke don’t try to fix it’ … but what if you can make some seriously cool improvements?

Back in 2017, at the end of May, I wrote a review […]

Snowboarding Innsbruck – Spend Report

March 31st, 2019|

Allll righty then.

So, you’ve had the story of my 3 day snowboarding trip to Innsbruck, and how I snowboarded three different resorts in 3 days – NordkettePatscherkofel and the Stubai Glacier – well now here’s the […]

A guide to Punta Prima, Menorca

November 3rd, 2018|

Punta Prima is a small, family orientation resort in the south east of Menorca.

Having just returned from a weeks visit to this small part of the Balearics Islands, I thought I would drop some knowledge […]

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