Award – September 2014

Award – March 2014

Lovely, always nice to rank in these sorts of posts.  Didnt even know First Choice were looking at my blog, so a nice surprise to be counted in their top 10 for 2014.  Some kind words too.

first choice 10 blogs for 2014

Nomination – March 2014

Best male.  Blimey, that would be something to write home about.  Stiff competition though so not holding out for a win, just happy to be nominated for such an award.  Thanks to the LCH team.

LCH best male

FINALIST – November 2013:

And once again, so close. Ah well, its lovely to be named a finalist in the Blogger Awards 2013.  Congrats to Heels and Wheels who won the Hotel Review Guru category.
AWARD – April 2013:

Ah yes, back in the game. Directline has kindly awarded me a spot in their ‘Top 10 best travel galleries on Instagram’.  I love instagram and use it most days so I’m delighted to be included on their list along with 9 other awesome instagramers.


Nomination – Feb 2012:

So close again.  This time it was Skyscanner who nominated me for their ‘Best Newcomer’ award at their 2013 Blogscars, but alas it was not to be.


AWARD – December 2012:

YAY!  Those super awesome peeps over at hostelbookers have bestowed on me the honor of being the ‘Travel Blog of the Month’ for December 2012.  Very happy :)

Nomination – November 2012:

Not a winner this time, but totally stoked to have been one of five blogs nominated for the HostelBookers ‘Late Night Blogger’ award.


AWARD – November 2012:

I just found out I’ve been names as one of’s Top Adventure Travel Abroad Bloggers, very exciting!  Once again I’ve been named alongside some of the top travel bloggers out there so I’m naturally delighted.

backpacks and bunk beds

AWARD – July 2012:

So I won a silver award in’s top 10 travel blogs for backpackers.  I’m most excited about this as some of the competition in the comp was top draw.  Love the blurb about my site too, exactly what I was going for.

my travel money silver award


AWARD – Jan 2012:

Monica over at has named me as a one of her Top Travel Blogggers to look out for in 2012.  Score!  Thanks Monica.

travel bloggers to watch out for in 2012

AWARD – Dec 2011:

The lovely people over at Beat the Brochure have named me in their Top ten travel bloggers of 2011.  Nice!

beat the brochure 2011 blogger award

Award – Dec 2011:

The awesome Chris over at has named me in his top bloggers of 2011. In his words ‘stoked‘.  Cheers Chris!

BackpackerBanter award





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