Tag: travel

Back, Sack, and Travel Hacks

Back, Sack, and Travel Hacks

[Judgey John Lennon voice] And so this is Christmas, and what have you done? [Derisive Evan voice] Well, John, I haven’t written any so-called “songs”, but I’ve done a bit of travel. And here are some tips… MapsMe. My travel is divided into two distinct periods – the Dark ages before MapsMe, and the Enlightenment …

+ Read More

The Travellers Workout

The Travellers Workout

I’ve only been gone a month – so, as of yet, I’ve only lost a few things. In order of descending annoyance, these are: earphones, a sock, and my fear of riding naked in a rickshaw. But there’s one thing I’m losing even as we speak – my rockin’ bod. Yes, it’s tough to keep …

+ Read More

My Life Into a 20L Backpack

My Life Into a 20L Backpack

Ok, I’ll level with you. My backpack was an aspirational purchase. Like chubby girl in denial – I bought a few sizes too small. I could picture the sales girl muttering “sweetie, I just love that colour on you, but you’re definitely not a size 8”. I gave her the stink eye, and pointed at …

+ Read More