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Live Life Less Ordinary

The Extended Travel, Lifestyle Experiment...


Ever wondered what it's like to sell it all and go backpacking around the world? - that's just what we did..

This website is the story of how we took a laptop, some determination and a fistful of cash, and turned it into a lifestyle... A way to travel the world indefinitely. From here we share our backpacking experiences, travel tips and ideas on location independence.

If you have a passion for travel or a life less ordinary - then you're in the right place.

Off the beaten track

When we stumble off the beaten track away from the hoards, this is where we’ll leave a trail of breadcrumbs

Travel Tips

Sometimes… Only sometimes we have useful information to share with the world… That goes in here!

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Articles about travel money, saving for a trip, making money or spending it wisely.

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Stay in Victoria London for the Best Shopping Experience

30/04/2016 – 9:44 am |
 Victoria London

Victoria London

People look to travel to London for all kinds of reasons. You may have business in the city or have always wanted to visit certain main tourist attractions in the city like Westminster Abbey or Buckingham Palace. There are also many people that come to London because it is widely known for having some of the best shopping in the world today.

You will find all kinds of great shops from famous, top designers to local artisans, available throughout the city. For some of the best shopping you can find in London you are going to want to look into staying at budget hotels in Victoria London. You will find that a room at a Victoria hotel London has today can keep you close to the best shopping experience possible.

Close to All the Action

When you stay at a budget accommodation in London in the Victoria area you are going to be near many of the best places to shop. The Victoria Place Shopping Centre is located right at Victoria Station so that you can have very easy access to the shops that are there. Many people choose to shop here, particularly when they may be on their way to catch a train to another part of the city.

Cardinal Place Shopping Centre is also located right in the Victoria area so that you can head over to the shops right nearby. Because this part of the city is so close to many of the top attractions in the city, you will also find a number of great shops all along the way to places like the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben or the London Eye.

Get A Good Place to Stay

In order to make the most of your shopping experience, you are going to want to stay at a hotel that is right in the area. When you select a hotel in Victoria you will be able to get back and forth easily to the hotel so that you will always have a place to rest and relax in between shopping adventures.

Look for a hotel that is a budget hotel in the area so that you are able to save some money on your room and still have the quality and comfort you want most in a hotel stay. This will also allow you to save quite a bit of money on your trip so you can have more to spend on your shopping or you can extend your stay a day or two to enjoy more of the city.

Staying in the Victoria section of London can be perfect for you when you want to enjoy the great shopping London has to offer. When you are looking for hotels in Victoria London, make sure you look to see what is available at the Best Western Victoria Palace. The Best Western Victoria Palace is in a prime location in Victoria so you can easily walk to many great locations and they offer a price for your room that fits right into your shopping budget.

Things To Do In Norwich You Can’t Do Anywhere Else

29/04/2016 – 10:52 pm |
The Plantation Garden

 
As one of oldest cities in the country, the charming city of Norwich is must-visit for a day trip or weekend away – But what makes Norwich so special? There are loads of sights and …

Selecting Hotels in Kinshasa to Meet Your Needs

20/04/2016 – 4:46 am |
Hotel in Kinshasa

Anytime that you are traveling, whether it is for your own pleasure or for a business trip, one of the most important things you want to consider is where you are going to stay during your trip.

What is a Digital Nomad?

18/04/2016 – 5:31 pm |
digital nomad

Anyone who knows how to make a little money on the Internet can then start to make a lot of money on the Internet.

4 Tips For Budget Travel on The Big Island, Hawaii

17/04/2016 – 4:46 pm |
hawaii vacation

While many view Hawaii as a destination for luxury travel, the truth is, it can be extremely affordable. Especially for travel around the Big Island, there are tons of tips, tricks and cheap restaurants to keep costs extremely low

Trying To Win a Trip with Online Casino Prizes

14/04/2016 – 6:58 pm |
travelling

I’ve tried winning myself and that funded my trip to Queenstown New Zealand! How about that? Now I’m kinda in to it, and its a bit of a rush.

Three tips to help you get the best deal

14/04/2016 – 2:50 pm |
Three tips to help you get the best deal

Follow our top tips for getting the best value airfare possible – then go and explore!

A Few Important Facts about Swansea

13/04/2016 – 9:42 am |
A Few Important Facts about Swansea

If you are planning any type of trip to Swansea, here are a few important facts to consider about Swansea itself so you can see just how interesting of a place it can be.

5 Reasons to Spend your Next Holiday on a Cruise

29/03/2016 – 12:15 pm |
Cruise ship

Cruises, however, can be a unique and affordable way to see locations most travellers would otherwise never explore. Read on to hear 5 reasons to break out of your normal travel routine and take a cruise this year.

London or Amsterdam?

28/03/2016 – 6:10 pm |
London or amsterdam

Check out this interesting infographic put together to help travelers decide which one to choose, London or Amsterdam?