Is Farm Work Even Worth It?

When Chris and I decided to do farm work in order to earn a second year visa in Australia, it was not without strife. It was hard finding a farm. Once we decided on a place and went there, we didn’t realise we would end up waiting a whole month until we actually...

The Pros and Cons of Living in a Hostel

There are plenty of posts out there discussing the good and the bad about hostel life. Personally, despite the horror stories you may have heard from your cousins mates brother, I think hostels are a great way to travel - especially for the young backpacker on a...

Spend Less, Travel More

Spend Less, Travel More

The other day myself and a few fellow backpackers were talking about what it would be like to be at home. We all agreed that if we were at home we would be much richer financially than we are now, but not much happier. I used to think that money equalled happiness. I...