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18 Months - 16 Countries - 54 Cities...

18 Months - 16 Countries - 54 Cities...

...35 bus rides, 24 flights, 12 train rides, 3 road trips, 1 tour! So today is the day we’ve been on the road for 18 months! Oh how all has changed in our lives! But would we change it for any other way?

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.

How To Plan Long Term Travel On A Budget | HandZaround

How To Plan Long Term Travel On A Budget | HandZaround

Planning your long term travel on a budget is an excitingly daunting task! There are so many things to consider in order to come up with your perfect trip. In this post we have put together some information that will help you to plan a more thoughtful and ultimately more enjoyable long term trip, based on the things you like doing.

Camping And Visiting Ngare Ndare Forest, Waterfall and Canopy | HandZaround

Camping And Visiting Ngare Ndare Forest, Waterfall and Canopy | HandZaround

Azure waters of the falls, walk above the canopies of 200-year-old trees, elephants, star filled skies... all about Ngare Ndare Forest - a UNESCO Heritage List site in Northern Kenya, where you can camp and enjoy the unspoiled nature. How to get there, where to stay, what to do - read on and see our short film!

Only Two Months in Africa Left: Leaving Kenya for Uganda and Rwanda | HandZaround

Only Two Months in Africa Left: Leaving Kenya for Uganda and Rwanda | HandZaround

'The last 3 months have been busy! We've covered thousands of kilometres all around Kenya - from the Ethiopian border to the Ugandan border (which we're about to cross tonight) and then head straight on to the Rwandan one. We're so excited about the next two months... or actually the whole of 2018! (...)'

Top 10 (Alternative) Cities to Visit in the World in 2018 | HandZaround

Top 10 (Alternative) Cities to Visit in the World in 2018 | HandZaround

London, Paris, Dubai, Barcelona... whaaat?!
This is what we found doing a quick Google search about 'the best cities to visit in 2018'. (...) We decided to bring you something fresh and off-the-beaten track - the cities we visited in 2017 that we think you would love visiting on your 2018 trips!

5 Important Lessons From Traveling The World | HandZaround

5 Important Lessons From Traveling The World | HandZaround

We may have known these before but they say 'You won't believe it, until you see it'. So...we saw it, now we believe it and we wish we knew it earlier! Here are 5 Important Lessons From Traveling The World that we were taught in 2017, and which we think are important for everyone to know.

Travel Film 'In Touch With Nature - Inside Southwest Poland' | HandZaround

Travel Film 'In Touch With Nature - Inside Southwest Poland' | HandZaround

From the outside it may look like just another sleepy town, however after scratching the surface and digging a little deeper, we discovered what Gmina Stare Bogaczowice, Hanna's hometown, has to offer to its visitors. See our travel film and get to know Southwest Poland more!

HandZaround published in The Rolling Home Journal

HandZaround published in The Rolling Home Journal

We are so excited to announce that we just scored our first print publication in 'The Rolling Home Journal'! 

Paksan to Pakse (Luang Prabang - Phonsavan - Paksan - Pakse route) by bus | HandZaround

Paksan to Pakse (Luang Prabang - Phonsavan - Paksan - Pakse route) by bus | HandZaround

We will never forget this bus ride from Paksan to Pakse and the magic waterfall...read on to learn why! 

Why overpay for tourist attractions? We found better things to do in Sigiriya!

Why overpay for tourist attractions? We found better things to do in Sigiriya!

We got to Sigiriya town and were caught by surprise at how unfriendly the ticket prices to the famous rock were for budget travellers! We think this was the way it was supposed to be - we had so much fun doing other things!
Read about what we did on our 1st day in Sigiriya village.

Ideas Are Born From A Little Spark!

Ideas Are Born From A Little Spark!

Read about the travellers who inspire us and our adventures - there are some amazing people in this wide world!