Destinations

Travel guides and advice about places, cities and countries around the world.

Why you shouldn’t skip Belize just because everyone tells you it’s too expensive

todays specials in lobster season

I’m calling BS on every time anyone has ever said that Belize is too expensive. Here’s my guide to travelling Belize on a budget.

Surviving Central America In The Rainy Season

you gotta love rainy season in central america

Central America in rainy season isn’t all doom and gloom. There are some great advantages to it too. Things are quieter, greener and cheaper. You just need to know how to deal with it. Here are my tips for travelling Central America in the rainy season.

11 Things To Do In Wanaka That Aren’t Puzzling World

bike along the clutha river in autumn

Need some ideas for things to do in Wanaka that aren’t Puzzling World? Here’s 11 of the very best.

8 Things You Should Probably Know About Guatemala Before You Come Here

going back to school learning spanish in xela guatemala

From electrocuting showers, to a surprising lack of great coffee. Guatemala is a country full of the unexpected. Here’s what you need to know before you travel Guatemala.

Lake Atitlan, Guatemala – How To Spend A Week (or longer)

view of lake atitlan at sunrise

Lake Atitlan is the sort of place you plan to spend a couple of days in on your Central America trip. Then you wake up 2 weeks later, and you’re still there. With so many awesome things to do in Lake Atitlan, this is my complete guide to the lake including where to stay, how to get there and what to do.

Hiking Acatenango, Antigua Guatemala – Everything You Need To Know

view of Agua from half way up Acatenago

Less than an hours drive out of Antigua lies one of the best hikes I’ve ever done. Here’s what you need to know about hiking Volcano Acatenango in Guatemala.

9 Things To Know When Planning A Trip To New Zealand

Bobs Cove, Glenorchy

Preparing for your trip to New Zealand? Awesome! I’ve been in love with this insanely beautiful country since I came here 3 years ago. Here are some things you should know what will make your trip to New Zealand even better.

All The Ways That New Zealands Department Of Conservation Are Just Awesome

Start Of The Heaphy Great Walk Track

New Zealands backcountry is some of the best in the world. Charged with the difficult task of preserving that and making it accessible to everyone, is the Department Of Conservation…

The 5 Best Hikes On The South Island Of New Zealand That You Didn’t Know About

best multi day hikes on nz south island

From walking on glaciers, to relaxing in natural hot springs, to the most star filled skies you’ll ever see. New Zealands South Island has you covered! Here’s 5 of the best overnight hikes NZ has to offer.