How to pack for 10 weeks in Europe, across two seasons, with hand luggage only. Challenge accepted. Check out what Matt has packed for this trip and what he recommends for your similar trips!
Celebrating our 100th post and 1 year of blogging! Find out what comes next for Borderline Backpackers...
I'd like to start by saying, for those of you just hearing about this incident now: I'm ok! This took place on Wednesday 15 August and I'm recovering!
We've said this before, but we often see comments on our travel photos and across our website, saying things like: "You're so lucky" "I wish I could afford to travel" "So jealous, I wish I could go somewhere like that" "How do you afford to travel all the time?" The simple truth is, you can... Continue Reading →
I almost missed it, if I'm being perfectly honest. I've stopped checking my phone for the time or date, and I most definitely couldn't tell you if it was Monday or Friday. Time is no longer relevant, and I'm enjoying being off the clock. As it turns out, it has officially been six months since... Continue Reading →
Travelling has changed my life forever; it has made me more independent, responsible, honest and thoughtful. Along the way, I have encountered many different kinds of people, who taught me about their languages, culture and history, as well as acceptance and open-mindedness. I have experienced every range of emotion and pushed myself to break the... Continue Reading →
Dear Matt, HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVE! Today my favourite travel buddy, my partner in crime, my best friend and the taller (much more handsome) half of Borderline Backpackers turns 26. You are the smartest, kindest and most inspirational person I have ever met. We've been all over the world together and you still manage to surprise... Continue Reading →
Thank you to everyone who wished me a happy birthday over the past few days! The time change is still a bit confusing, but I felt all the love you've sent my way. You might be surprised to learn this is was my 8th birthday abroad, in a row. Yes, I only just turned 24.... Continue Reading →