The cost of 3 nights in Pula, Croatia

By | October 20th, 2016|Budget Travel, Croatia|

The cost of 3 nights in Pula, it's been a long time coming this one.  In fact any kind of travel has felt like a long time coming.  The last time I left the country was back in May, to visit Mallorca with my family, and the last time I wrote a blog post was [...]

The cost of a 4 night Ring Of Kerry road trip

By | September 14th, 2015|Budget Travel, Ireland|

A Ring Of Kerry road trip is a trip you simply must undertake at some point in your life! A fortnight ago I gave you 15 stunning reasons to road trip the Ring of Kerry , but I never actually told you how much it cost.  Being a budget travel blog, the cost is a pretty [...]

The cost of 2 night in Paris

By | July 16th, 2015|Budget Travel, France|

What is the cost of 2 night in Paris?  How much is it to visit one of Europe's most beautiful cities? My list visit to Paris was under slightly unfortunate circumstances.  While Paris is an incredible city to explore on foot, what happens when you're not so able to manoeuvre about on foot?  What happens when putting [...]

Sarajevo to Mostar – my favourite train journey ever!

By | January 30th, 2015|Bosnia|

Sarajevo to Mostar by train, as suggested by the title of this post, is one of my favourite train journeys ever! As a rule, I enjoy most train journeys, even those on the London Underground.  OK so I rarely travel during rush hour on the underground and so I probably haven't experienced it at its [...]

How my travelling on a budget has changed with age

By | December 17th, 2014|Budget Travel|

Budget travel, its what I do.  I enjoy it for the most part, the challenge of finding deals, collecting points/air miles and getting the best value for my cash monies that I can.  In some senses its a game, but then on a more serious note I do need to watch just how much I [...]

Copenhagen – 10 Things to do on the cheap / for free

By | November 5th, 2014|Budget Travel, Denmark|

A trip to Copenhagen can get expensive quickly.  Whilst flights from the UK are reasonable (Easyjet or BA), a couple of nights accommodation, food, drink and maybe spot of shopping on top of a few tours all adds up. However, with that said, like most cities if you search the backstreet's, look high and low, [...]

Barcelona on a budget – my top tips

By | June 12th, 2014|Budget Travel, Spain|

Barcelona on a budget is certainly possible, I mean Barcelona isn't an incredibly expensive city in the first place, or at least I personally didn't find it to be during my short 3 night stay there.  But if you are looking to take on this Catalonia wonder over a few nights, but whilst at the same [...]

Playing the airmiles game with Tesco and Virgin – working example

By | May 21st, 2014|Airmiles, Budget Travel|

This post comes to you with a massive, huge, great, enormous tip of the hat to a gent names Raffles over at , a travel site I included in my top 10 to read in 2014.  In short, Raffles and his airmiles expertise just saved me around £40.00, which is not bad for 30 [...]

The cost of a week travelling around Jordan

By | March 26th, 2014|Budget Travel, Jordan|

The cost of a week travelling around Jordan, here goes. I would love love lover to be able to travel without the worry of cash or a budget, but that is not my reality.  I am fortunate to travel to some wonderful places, but whilst exploring each I am careful to watch the coffers and [...]

How I personally afford to travel

By | September 23rd, 2013|Budget Travel|

How does one afford to travel? I'm not going to fob you off with lies, I don't get hundreds or even tens of emails a week asking me how I can afford to travel.  Truth be told I'm lucky if I get one email.  Woe is me I know!  I do however get asked occasionally in [...]