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Around the world with a book and a backpack!
Around the world with a book and a backpack!

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A couple of summers ago we spent three weeks road tripping through the Baltics (Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.) This year we amped it up a notch and took our van on a road trip through the Balkans as the first stage of our two-year world trip!

This area of Europe has very similar draw cards for travellers. Great landscapes, interesting cities, widely accepted free camping and really affordable prices. The one thing that trumps the Baltics is the great weather in the Balkans, being that bit further south and bordering the Mediterannean.

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Living in a non-English speaking country I find myself deprived of opportunities to browse books. And when I say browse, I mean hold, stroke, smell and compile lists of everything I want to read. A list almost as long as ‘places I want to visit’. But on a…

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Now we all love little old Frankfurt but that doesn’t mean we don’t want to get away once in a while, or every weekend! Luckily, Frankfurt is perfectly located for exploring other areas of Germany and Europe. Paris, Amsterdam, Munich and Brussels are all…

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In the lead up to our long-term trip I’ve been searching for some eco-friendly travel accessories to help reduce our impact on the planet as we head off to explore it! As probably-a-wise-person-but-I-only-remember-it-from-an-old-t-shirt-my-mum-had once…

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During our recent trip to Kazakhstan we spent 10 days in the Almaty region and were thoroughly impressed with both the city and the incredible nature surrounding it. We set ourselves up at a friendly and comfortable hostel and used this as our base for…
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