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Travelling on a budget is not for the faint-hearted. It’s also not for those who love perfect plans. As they say, a good plan is better than a perfect one that is never executed. Read on to find out why.      Not long ago I travelled to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia with my family. I would call it an adventure of a lifetime. All in all, we did 8000 km by carRead More
Men like taking risks. That’s a fact. They take risks when  learning, playing, sitting and even sleeping. In fact, they do it all the time. I am guilty of a few sins myself. No wonder we die early, right? I guess you have heard of men sitting in the bathtub with laptops connected to electricity, or men sitting on top of moving trains, buses, cars, or falling asleep behind the wheel, etc.? Women don’t doRead More
We never planned to specialise in budget travelling. Circumstances forced this on us. And we don’t regret. Here is why. Imagine for a moment that it’s the early 90s.  You are a poor student in a far away country. Thousands of kilometres away from home.   On another continent to be exact. In a country that recently transformed from communism to capitalism.   Where there are not enough jobs for local people. Job opportunities forRead More