5 Top Tips to Travel on the Cheap in Bali

Local Temple in Bali

Bali is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Indonesia. People from all over the world visit Bali to practice or learn surfing, experience Hindu religion and culture as well as relax and spend some time on golden sand beaches. Until a few years ago it was beautifully cheap when compared to most Western … Read more

How to Avoid Tourists When You Travel

Standing in the lengthy summer queue to catch the elevator to the top of the Eiffel Tower was mindlessly boring. Standing under the hot sweaty sun and being assailed by illegal street vendors, touts and thieves was not my idea of a good holiday.

The lengthy tedium inspired fond recollections of the at-odds pleasure we had experienced only a few days ago on the London Eye where we had enjoyed walking straight onto our own private pod by choosing to visit just prior to sunset. The stark difference in experiences reaffirmed that avoiding peak times was well worth it.