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Indie Travellers Survival Kit

Here we show you all the bits and pieces that you need to not only survive, but thrive living a life on the road. Fro recipes to keep you healthy, to self care and fitness, resources for your research, how to create a travel budget, tips for living in a tent and hostel as well as our own little travel hacks along the way.

Backpacking With a Food Allergy

What goes into your backpack for a big trip? Socks and jocks. Do you opt for functional travel-wear or fashion when you're on the road? Sneakers, thongs (flip-flops for you non-Aussies out there!), a...

Why I Chose to Travel Japan solo with a shellfish allergy

Since I was diagnosed as anaphylactically allergic to shellfish and crustacea, I have not travelled overseas except to visit family in Chile. Like I mentioned in a previous post, this was a relatively safe...

You mean, a prawn can kill me?

It was a vegetarian dumping that landed me in the emergency department one Saturday night. On our way home from a show, we grabbed some food to go. I always knew that prawns had...

Travel Insurance: The nomad’s safety blanket

If you are leaving your home country then travel insurance is a MUST!! We have heard horror stories from other travelers as well as personal tales. A friend of Chili's was really sick and...

10 reasons to try housesitting, other than free rent

When you have been traveling for a while, you will start to miss the little things about having a house. Whether you are staying in campsites, hostels of hotels (you fancy thing, you), you...
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Traveling Chile with Food Allergies

I don't leave home without my epi pen and a box of antihistamines. I am anaphylacticly allergic to shellfish, and also to a much lesser (and less life threatening) degree lactose intolerant. Anai is also...

Burrum Heads Caravan Park

Overall rating Not bad for a commercial camping grounds. We think that maybe there just needed to be a separate space for tents/ unpowered setups so we did not have to listen to 'Deal or...



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