Review: PackTowl Personal Travel Towl

Review: PackTowl Personal Travel Towl

When you’re heading on a long journey with nothing but a 60L backpack to hold five months’ worth of your life, every cubic millimetre of space in that pack seems to count. Among the bulkiest items to pack are towels; however you roll or fold them they take up too much space and they…

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Review: Overboard Waterproof iPhone Case

Review: Overboard Waterproof iPhone Case

As a travel blogger, my phone is one of my most valuable tools when I’m away. So with a trip to South America looming in just over three months I’ve started thinking about ways to keep my phone safe on the road. There are loads of great dry bags on the…

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Review: Hiking Boots from Mountain Warehouse

choosing the right backpack for travel

The build up to travel can be almost as exciting as actually going; all the planning, research, daydreaming and list-making that comes with making those big travel plans really helps to prolong the whole experience. Since booking flights to South America last month, I’ve drawn up a long list of…

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Review: Traveller Rucksack from Mountain Warehouse

Choosing the perfect backpack for long term travels or a RTW trip is a serious decision, and one which can make a huge difference to your experience. Your backpack is your best friend while you’re away, and an uncomfortable, heavy or poorly made one could genuinely ruin your trip – or…

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Review: Sofitel Marrakech

After I first visited Marrakech in March last year, I did a post about the three main options when it comes to hotels in the Red City; a riad in the Medina, a luxury hotel in the Nouvelle Ville, or a resort complex in La Palmerie outside of the city.…

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Review: Hotel Riad Mamouche

Hotel Riad Mamouche in Morocco

Thanks to the tourism generated by the Erg Chebbi dunes, hotels in the Saharan region of South Morocco are not hard to come by. In the larger towns of Rissani and Erfoud there are plenty of big hotels to choose from, but these are still a fair drive away from…

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