New Zealand Travel Tips

New Zealand has always been on our bucket list for travel and we were both very excited to finally explore it. We spent a total of 69 days and just under £4200 travelling in New Zealand, which sounds alarmingly like we threw money down the drain. We didn’t; we just decided to treat ourselves to…

Travel tips Myanmar

We have to confess we weren’t sure about visiting Myanmar to start with especially with the ongoing Rohingya crisis, which the international press has just recently decided to report on. Travelling with any ethics is difficult and not visiting a country due to its government would exclude at least half of the world. We struggled…

Ulanude

The final city on our transiberian adventure was set to be Ulan-Ude. Ulan-Ude is a city east of lake Baikal and is the largest Buryat city. Our stopover was mainly planned to visit the centre of Buddhism in Russia. Other than this Ulan-Ude has a few Buryat restuarants and a momument to Lenin (what a…

Escape to the mountains

After four days in the busy city we desperately needed a change of scenery so we packed our bags and headed for the Atlas mountains to a village called Imlil. Despite its size it is very touristy with lots of accommodation because it is the basecamp for everybody who comes to climb Mount Toubkal. With…