Creating the ultimate hostel bunk bed

By |September 29th, 2011|

Staying in hostels is an excellent way of saving money on the road, the trouble is, sometimes they dont provide the most comfortable nights rest.  There are any number of things that could keep you up at night during your stay in a hostel …

Loud roommates going to bed later than you
Roommates who snore
Creaky beds
Smelly room
Outrageous heat
People […]

Dorm room behaviour: 10 step guide to pissing off your room mates

By |July 15th, 2011|

I love a dorm room, the chance to meet new people and make friends.  On occasions however there are other people in the room who I would like to see fed to a pack of savage monkeys due to their behaviour.  If you would like to qualify as one of those people, follow these simple […]

Getting over homesickness

By |March 29th, 2011|

Waving to my parents as i was walking towards baggage check at Heathrow airport i’ll admit it, I was a wreck.  I was excited by 12 months away from home, but I couldn’t comprehend how I was going to survive it.  12 months sounded like a life time at that point.

Touchdown in Sri Lanka and […]