Taking pictures while Solo traveling

Earlier this month, I wrote an Instagram post about this. And I am so glad that some of you reached out to me appreciating the post and acknowledging that that was the biggest challenge that you thought while solo traveling. Since many of my blog readers are not on Instagram, I decided to pen the post on my blog as …

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Things to do before you head on an adventure

There are plenty of things running in my mind, before I head out on my long adventure. I have to ensure all the things are taken care of and I have everything I need before I leave Sydney. Since it was all confusing and hard to remember, I created this post. First things first, ensure that all the travels are …

Funding my career break

When I started my planning for this 4-5 months career break, the biggest hurdle was the obvious one – how do I get money to sustain my bills and mortgages while I am travelling. It took me 7 months to figure out a solution for this problem. I had very minimal savings as I have always earned my money to …

Travel Insurance

One of the most important things to buy before traveling is the Travel Insurance. No matter how many days I travel, if it is overseas I always buy a travel insurance. I generally buy a comprehensive insurance. And for my career break, I bought an annual insurance for Worldwide except USA, Canada, Mexico, Central & South America and Antarctica. And …

How do I get so much money to travel?

‘You are lucky, you are rich!’ ‘I wish I was as rich as you!’ ‘I am not as lucky as you!’ ‘I wish I had the money to travel!’ ‘How do you get so much money?’ ‘How do you manage your funds?’ And many more… First of all, let me start my saying that I am neither rich nor do …

Hiking pack (daypack and backpack)

The first lesson I learned during my Inca trail hike was that that it is important to have two packs – the first is the backpack, carried by the porter, mainly containing clothes and things not required while hiking and the second is the day pack, carried by me, mainly containing water bottle, snacks, passport and cash. Few things to …

My first aid kit!

Having a first aid kit with some basic medicines is a must for every travel. The first aid kit is the collection of the basic medicines and equipment to administer anyone at the first stage before getting the medical help. This post aims at the things that I carry in my first aid kit. I maintain a small pouch with: …

Upload on Instagram from desktop

One of the biggest issues that any Instagram user is that the pictures cannot be uploaded from the desktop. Few days ago, a fellow Instagrammer posted the below steps of uploading a photograph from the desktop. I tried the steps and wooohoo it worked 🙂 . I thought it is best to create a post so others can use this …

9 must have travel apps!

I have been thinking about all the travel applications that I need to install before travelling on my next adventure. The reason why I am researching is because this is the first time I am traveling to a country that does not speak much of English and probably all the signboards are going to be written in non-English as well. …

Camping checklist

I love camping! I think it’s a great way to experience living in the wild among the nature which is at its best. And Australia has many beautiful camping sites that have spectacular views. Some of the camping sites are just along the beaches. Since my friends and I are in preparation of a camping trip in the month of …

Packing list – Long Overseas Travel

With just few weeks left for my Norway and Iceland trip, I have started to think about the things I need to pack. As I go defining on what to pack and what not to, I am creating this post with a complete comprehensive list required for long overseas travels. What’s in my suitcase? Item # Item Description Summer Winter …

What’s in my backpack?

Backpacks are very essential for all the travelers. Knowing the right things to pack in a backpack is very important. I have learned what and how to pack my backpack over the years of my travel. In this post, I have tried to list down all the things that I carry in my backpack. Go Pro & Camera Travel journal Head phones …