Useful Links

Useful Links

Web sites and tools I personally use.  Whether I’m planning/researching for an upcoming trip, booking accommodation, banking overseas and more.  Resources to ensure your travelling runs as smoothly as possible.


image of airbnb logo, link to airbnb, good accommodation website  link to, useful website for booking accommodation picture containing a link to trip advisor, a good website for booking accommodation

Booking Flights

link to google flights, useful link to booking flights             Link to skyscanner, a helpful tool for booking flights

Trip Planning

picture containing a link to trip advisor, a good website for booking accommodation link to lonely planet, useful guide to help with trip planning

Transferring Money Abroad

picture with a link to transferwise, a good money exchange service

Travel Card

picture of revolut logo, link to good travel card


Blogs I Love To Read

  • Active Backpacker (Aussie couple, Trudy and Tom, who love to travel)
  • Adventures in Middle-Aged Travel (Well, the name explains everything with this one!)
  • Always a Gringa (Sharing stories from expat life around the globe)
  • Am I Nearly There Yet (Long-term global travellers, bloggers and keen photographers)
  • And There She Goes Again (Nisha, a PHD student, who loves to travel in her spare time)
  • (Aaron looks to inspire to live out your dreams, by taking a step into the unknown)
  • Becky The Traveller  (Becky has totted up 40 countries and 6 continents and has no plans to stop)
  • Bergn Street (Exploring, Experiencing and Evolving)
  • Conquering Bounds (Joel is constantly in search of his next adventure)
  • Expert Vagabond (Matt has been exploring the world for over 6 years, with no plans to stop)
  • Explore The Map (Sam is working full-time, but taking every opportunity she can to explore)
  • Flip Nomad (A compilation of experiences around the Philippines and other countries)
  • Free Two Roam (Simon & Cindy, who spend their free time roaming the world)
  • Global ETA (The premier travel and outdoors digital library)
  • Hawaiian Brian (Brian is in a full-time job, but maximises his holiday time, showing how you can too)
  • Journeys of Jim (Jim’s showing how you can get around for less without giving up on comfort)
  • Nomadic Notes (James has been a digital nomad since 2003.  Providing destination guides and travel notes)
  • Nomadic Samuel (Travelling around the world for 8 consecutive years, blogging to inspire others!)
  • NZ Travel Site (Helping readers plan their perfect trip around New Zealand)
  • Move Your Life Abroad (Lewi, an Aussie traveller, who’s spent over 4 years travelling & living abroad)
  • Only Once Today (Managing to find time to roam the earth while working full-time)
  • The Wrong Way Home (Izy from New Zealand’s search across the globe for a home away from home)
  • Travel Bliss (Maria is following her bliss and travelling the world)
  • Travel Freak (Sharing impactful stories and photography from around the world)
  • Travel On The Dollar (One stop place to find all the information you want for any destination you want to visit)
  • Travel With Derk (Making any location feel like home and experience it like the locals)
  • Wet Nose Escapades (A health travel blog designed especially for dog lovers)
  • Where’s Jason (Jason’s quest is to conquer the world and bring out the adventurer in you)
  • Where Now? (Three soon to be university students exploring the world before heading back into education)