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New Zealand Road Trip | Two Week Itinerary | Part 2: South Island | HandZaround

New Zealand Road Trip | Two Week Itinerary | Part 2: South Island | HandZaround

Without a doubt, the best way to see the beauty of New Zealand is with your own camper. Read Part 2 Of Our Two Week Itinerary about Road Tripping through this magnificent country and choosing the best camper for you.

New Zealand Road Trip | Two Week Itinerary | Part 1: North Island | HandZaround

New Zealand Road Trip | Two Week Itinerary | Part 1: North Island | HandZaround

Without a doubt, the best way to see the beauty of New Zealand is with your own camper. Read Part 1 Of Our Two Week Itinerary about Road Tripping through this magnificent country and choosing the best camper for you.

3 Hidden Gems Of London Fit For Exploration

3 Hidden Gems Of London Fit For Exploration

Ahh we love London - the city we lived in for a few years! It cannot be missed and as our contributor says - ‘there is a lot more to see than just the typical tourist sites’. Read on and discover the less touristy parts of the city.

5 Tips To Planning The Perfect Staycation

5 Tips To Planning The Perfect Staycation

Have you ever been on ‘staycation’? We love travelling but we definitely don’t do enough of staycations and we currently try to change that! Our contributor tells us all about planning a staycation that will leave you happy and satisfied.

5 Fundamentals for the Best Road Trip Ever

5 Fundamentals for the Best Road Trip Ever

‘You want to take a long road trip with your closest friends and enjoy the picturesque views along the way. If you aren’t already a road trip pro, there are a handful of things you will need to keep in mind.’ Have a look at these useful tips from our contributor!

How To Make The Most Of Your Time Down Under

How To Make The Most Of Your Time Down Under

‘From the captivating landscapes of the Outback to the scenic cities of Sydney and Melbourne, there is much to see, do, and explore around this beautiful continent. And yet here's the problem.’ Read on this post by our contributor to learn how to go about travelling Australia to make the most of your time here!

Getting Around Down Under: Hassle-Free Travel in Australia

Getting Around Down Under: Hassle-Free Travel in Australia

Australia is one of the most alluring travel destinations on the planet. Drawing tourists from every corner of the globe, this vast land mass offers virtually every kind of holiday imaginable. Check out just some of the ways that you can explore this country.

5 Ways You're Damaging Your Health While Travelling

5 Ways You're Damaging Your Health While Travelling

Travelling is awesome, no doubt about it, but it does take a tool on your body & mind. Have a look how you damage your health when you travel and what to do to decrease the negative impact of being on the road.

Rwanda's Caves - Musanze, Mugongo & More | HandZaround

Rwanda's Caves - Musanze, Mugongo & More | HandZaround

Rwanda has over 50 caves and some of them can be visited by tourists - how to find them, how much does it cost and how to organise a caving adventure? We’re talking about all of these in this Rwanda’s Caves post so read on!

Nyungwe Forest National Park - Accommodation, Prices, Activities | HandZaround

Nyungwe Forest National Park - Accommodation, Prices, Activities | HandZaround

Nyungwe Forest is a national park in Rwanda, and we decided to call it an Enchanted Forest! This place has its own ecosystem and unique flora and fauna - we loved exploring it. Check out our post in which we tell you all about what’s Nyungwe Forest like, where to stay (including our experience at a 1000+ USD place!) and what to do (complete with prices).

Married Couple Backpacking Africa (while making money!): Part II | Interview With HandZaround by 'Backpacking In Africa'

Married Couple Backpacking Africa (while making money!): Part II | Interview With HandZaround by 'Backpacking In Africa'

‘To learn more about Hanna & Zach’s drone and if you’re ready to get into the nitty gritty of how they’re making money in Africa, keep reading, read part 2 of their interview.’ - this interview was originally published by Backpacking Africa For Beginners.

Married Couple Backpacking Africa (while making money!): Part I | Interview With HandZaround by 'Backpacking In Africa'

Married Couple Backpacking Africa (while making money!): Part I | Interview With HandZaround by 'Backpacking In Africa'

‘It’s not everyday you meet a married couple backpacking Africa. But after Zach (Australian) & his wife Hanna (Polish) from HandZaround bought my book, that’s exactly what they decided to do. Their story is amazing, and once you start following them & see their photography you’ll understand how they’re getting paid to do it.’ - read our interview originally posted by Backpacking Africa For Beginners.

How To Make Money As A Travel Blogger | Interview With HandZaround By RGNN

How To Make Money As A Travel Blogger | Interview With HandZaround By RGNN

‘More and more backpackers are now able to sustain their travels through blogging, filmmaking and/or photography. Hanna and Zach are two of them. Hanna is from Poland, Zach is from Australia, but they met and lived in London. In October 2016, they decided to pack up their cameras and other essentials and set off first to Asia, then Australia, USA, and finally Africa, where they are now. On their website, HandZaround, they share travel stories, tips, photographs and films from their journey. They’re all about independent travel, off-the-beaten track destinations and ‘slow travel’.’ - read the interview RGNN.org did with us a few months back.

Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park - Activities, Prices & How To Organise Your Visit | HandZaround

Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park - Activities, Prices & How To Organise Your Visit | HandZaround

So you want to visit Rwanda and possibly its famous Volcanoes National Park. But how to book tickets for the activities online? How much are activities and what activities are there available? We prepared a detailed post about booking your entrance tickets in the easiest way possible (without tour companies or mediators), compiled ideas for things to do besides gorilla trekking and gathered some tips that will let you enjoy your trip to the fullest.

What Is It Like To Travel In Rwanda Today + A GIVEAWAY | HandZaround

What Is It Like To Travel In Rwanda Today + A GIVEAWAY | HandZaround

Are you planning on travelling to Rwanda any time soon? We spent about 5 weeks travelling around the country and collecting information about accommodation, transport, food, backpacking, activities and the overall feeling of travel through Rwanda. So are you wondering what are Rwanda’s accommodation prices like? Whether it’s safe to travel around Rwanda? If it’s even possible to see Rwanda on on a low budget? Or what is Rwanda even known for? We were wondering about these things too, so we compiled what we learnt in this post! And check out our GIVEAWAY too!

Guide To Travel Visas In Central, South East Asia & East Africa

Guide To Travel Visas In Central, South East Asia & East Africa

So, you’re planning your next big trip that will cross multiple countries. There is one thing that you will have to consider - visas. Almost every country requires you to purchase one before entering and they can be a bit confusing. We would like to share with you some tips and advice on applying and getting a visa based on our experiences, as well as the visa requirements of the countries we’ve visited.

Tips On How To Handle The Heat In Africa

Tips On How To Handle The Heat In Africa

There are many things to consider when travelling anywhere in Africa… but one thing you need to take seriously is the heat! Read more about how to take care of yourself in a hot climate in this short article.

How To Budget For Long Term Travel | HandZaround

How To Budget For Long Term Travel | HandZaround

How much money is enough to travel long term? What should your daily budget be? How much does things cost in Asia and Africa? We managed to travel for 18 months spending just $30 per day for us two! Check out our comprehensive guide to find out more about planning your budget, saving money, managing money during travel and read our 16 Money Saving Tips for Long Term Travel.

What to Pack For Long Term Travel On A Budget | HandZaround

What to Pack For Long Term Travel On A Budget | HandZaround

We've been travelling for almost 18 months now and we've certainly gotten used to living out of a backpack. There are a million 'packing checklists' or 'travel must-haves' out there, so we decided to share with you the things we learnt over time and things we discovered by trying (sometimes succeeding and sometimes failing!). Our Travel Resources page has been created to help you get ready for any travels you're dreaming of and in this post we would love to share with you all that we know about packing for long term travels.

What To Do In Nairobi - City Guide | HandZaround

What To Do In Nairobi - City Guide | HandZaround

So you just got to Nairobi (or you're planning to go there!) and you have no idea what fun things to do besides the ones that are expensive and all over instagram (yes, we mean Giraffe Manor and the Nairobi National Park...) - check out our guide with lots of photos and videos that will help you immerse in the culture of this vibrant city!