Follow us on our adventure where we travelled to Semporna to dive Mabul and Sipadan from River Kinabatanghan by bus.


Top 10 things to do in New Zealand with links to further information. Top tips to help you save money and how to do it alone.

Day 8: Tongoriro Tongoriro National park. Long walk (6:45 hrs). No words. It speaks for itself, check out the stunning pics. $35 NZ for the shuttle bus to/from your hostel, you may find a better way of doing this as we just did it through stray who don’t always offer the cheapest option but always […]

In the afternoon we drove to Lake Aniwheniwer which is a cultural stop. A Maori family own a hostel and have close links with the local community and mori for their tribe. So in that afternoon they take you to look at some stone wall carvings and then to the mori where they welcome you […]

Day 4: Lord of the Rings tour on route to Rotorua From Raglan we drove onto Rotorua. We didn’t have much time to do anything that night because we spent 3 hours wandering around Hobbiton – so fun. Definitely for everyone and not just the hard core LotR fans. —- TIP Use for this […]

Quick and easy guide with some advice on how to to travel Ubud, Indonesia

From Hanoi we went to Halong bay on one of the ‘2 day, 1 night’ organised sleeper boat tours. We paid $69 USD each for this. It included; bus transfers to and from Hanoi, one night on the boat, one breakfast, two lunches and one dinner, entry to the cave, pearl farm and kayaking. The […]