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91 Essential Road Trip Packing List Items You Can’t Forget [2022]

Great tunes, amazing views and even better company. What’s not to love about a road trip? In my opinion, road trips are the absolute best way to travel. But what on earth do you need to include in your road trip packing list? If you can’t decide what you need to bring with you, I’m here to help with…


The Best Packing List for a Festival: 43 Items You Need to Pack [2022]

Ah, festival season. My favourite time of the year. A time to let loose, enjoy the music and spend time with your friends, dancing the night away with no responsibility except to have fun. My first festival experience was at T in The Park at the age of 16, and I’ve been unable to shake the bug since. As you can imagine…


29 Ultimate Wild Camping Essentials You Need to Pack [2022]

So you’re thinking of heading out on your first wild camping adventure? Well, you’re in for a treat! In September, I returned from my first wild camping trip, where I spent nine nights road-tripping and wild camping around Scotland, covering everywhere from Glencoe and the Isle of Skye, to the Cairngorms…


How to Create the Perfect Travel Capsule Wardrobe

Take it from someone who has way too many clothes, I understand the struggle of trying to pack light. You want to be able to enjoy the journey, not be weighed down by your wardrobe. With travelling, this becomes something of a necessity, as you can’t be lugging around an entire trunk of clothes for that one…


The Best Ski Season Packing List: 54 Items You Need to Pack

This is it. You spent the time applying, went through intense interviews and managed to bag yourself a job working in a ski resort for the winter. Ski seasons have a reputation for being a lot of fun, as well as a lot of hard work. The phrase “Work hard, party hard” is wholly accurate, and you need to be prepared for everything…

27 Best Eco-Friendly Travel Products That Will Change Your Life [2022]

Travel is, by its very nature, pretty unsustainable. Just think about how much you are increasing your carbon footprint each time you step foot onto a plane. Oh, but don’t worry. Don’t panic. I’m not here to put you off travelling for good. Of course, your travel habits are not solely responsible for…

Packing a Suitcase Like a Pro: My Top 10 Packing Tips

Packing a Suitcase Like a Pro: My Top 10 Packing Tips

It’s safe to say I’ve spent a fair portion of my life living from a suitcase, whether that’s going back and forth to and from university, visiting Gaz every month (#LDRproblems), studying abroad, or on weekend trips away. Over this time, I’ve had enough experience to master the art of packing a suitcase. This hopefully makes me the tiniest bit…

New Zealand Packing List, What to Pack for Two Months in New Zealand's Winter

What to Pack for Two Months in New Zealand’s Winter

Planning a trip to New Zealand in winter, but not sure what you need to pack? I’ve put together this New Zealand Packing List to help you. Quite like the UK, where you can also experience the infamous “four seasons in one day”, New Zealand’s weather is temperamental all year round. This means you kind of need to pack for any weather…


10 Travel Must-Haves for 2017

I love investing in travel accessories: items which make travelling just that lil’ bit easier and a lil’ less stressful. ‘Cause despite what Instagram leads us to believe, travel can actually be a source of stress. Yes, it’s a very privileged stress, but stress nonetheless. When it comes to travel must-haves I’d much prefer to invest in things that will actually last a long time, rather than throwaway pieces.

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