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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!

Travel Videos

Georgie makes a cracking travel video and if your eyes are just too tired to keep reading then you should peer inside the world of Georgie’s La La Land

Travel Photography

A picture speaks a thousand words. In this section we let the travel photography do the talking and you do the looking

Travel Money

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

Travel Tips »

Cheap Travel Tips

28/07/2015 – 6:30 pm |

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If you love traveling, you are spending most of your earnings on moving from one place to another. Yes, you are saving money while you travel. If you are looking for additional travel tips to save even more, read this post till the very end.

Alternate airports

If you are planning to visit a specific location, you should look for alternate airport prices and check whether there is an advantage or not. For example, if you are traveling to Manchester, look for alternate airports for departure and arrival. It is possible that you might get a better deal at an alternate airport.

Note: Don’t look for the airfare only. If you are traveling cost from the alternate airport is too high, you might pay an equivalent amount or even more. So, it is important to choose an alternate airport only if it is an overall good deal.

Pack light

If you are a traveler, you don’t need too many items in your bag. So, you can pack light and enjoy your travel. However, if you are traveling with a family, you will be tempted to carry an extra bag that will have extra items.

Let me tell you that you are traveling to another country and packing extra items will only be a burden. After all, you will be shopping in that location too, isn’t it? So, pack light and enjoy your travel.

Note: If you are traveling to the USA or Canada, you can even shop for items online at Target.com and get them delivered at your hotel in a flash. Target.com offers superior service and discount offers are even available at the store. Apart from deals on Target.com, look for Target.com offer codes to get additional discount offers.

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Your guide to the most popular skiing destinations in France

25/07/2015 – 11:27 am |

Europe’s greatest mountain range, the Alps, reach their peak on the French-Italian border, it’s no wonder that France is one of the top skiing destinations.

The Importance of Pre and Post Travel Health Checks

23/07/2015 – 11:38 pm |
travel checklist

travel to foreign countries can also expose us to illnesses and diseases we have no immunity to. It is a good idea to book health checks before you travel.

Fun Things to Do While Traveling

23/07/2015 – 6:54 pm |
Reading a book in the beach

we will be discussing the many fun things that you can do while you are traveling on different types of transportation. These things will help you pass time

Luxury Hotels in Madrid – Live it up during the Holidays

29/06/2015 – 3:38 pm |

Vacationing in Madrid should definitely be on your Bucket List, as it is one of the most amazing experiences in the world.

Why You Should Have A Snap-Happy SUMMER

25/06/2015 – 11:13 pm |
dirt bike on the beach

Every summer throws up magical moments, and this year you could win some amazing prizes by sharing yours using #LateRoomsMoment.

Planning a Wedding in the Wembley Area

24/06/2015 – 11:11 pm |
Wedding in Wemble

Even though it may seem like a tough choice you can find some quality banqueting venues near Wembley London that can be ideal for your wedding reception.

Top 5 Ski Resorts for Short Weekend Getaways

22/06/2015 – 4:35 pm |
Engelberg, Switzerland

There are quite a few ski resorts that are apt for weekend getaways so don’t miss too much at work and get to relax at the same time.

The Hidden Gems of Europe’s Party Scene

18/06/2015 – 6:31 pm |
europe night scene

forget the obvious hotspots like Barcelona, Berlin and London – here’s our low-down of the best up-and-coming party cities in Europe.

Stay at a Great Affordable Hotel in Northampton

18/06/2015 – 1:07 pm |
green surroundings in Northampton

When you are looking to stay in the Northampton area, you want to make sure that you choose a nice hotel with great atmosphere, with the best prices