Is Couchsurfing safe for women any more?

justine.kiblerBudget Travel4 Comments

couchsurfing safe for women

Over the last few months I’ve been seeing more and more horror stories about Couchsurfing, and it’s been throwing up questions about whether it is safe for women to use. The stories are similar: girl stays in guy’s place, guy starts off friendly and helpful, come night time he makes a pass on her.  Some of the stories end here, … Read More

How to find cheap flights and save heaps of money

justine.kiblerBudget Travel0 Comments

find cheap flights

Flights are usually the most expensive part of backpacking so it’s important to find the best deals in order to stay on the road for longer. In my 10 years of travelling I’ve been to over 70 airports across the world and have never spent more than £400 for a single flight (London to New Zealand), the lowest being £10. … Read More