Travel Tips

2018, our year in Travel

2018 was the year where we found our feet in the world of travel blogging. It all started in December 2017, when we were offered the opportunity to work on a real book – once of those fancy hard cover numbers with hipster-as-hell layouts, funky photos and quippy reviews of all the cool things to do in a city. And knowing that after almost five years living and...

The Watt Where How How-not-to-blog guide

Fail faster and get better sooner with the Watt Where How-not-to guide to building an awesome travel blog. We’ve been slowly building this site while juggling day jobs and any sniff of a weekend away on a cheap flight. As we’re completely self-taught there were always going to be mistakes made along the way, so as a cautionary post, here’s the Watt Where How How-not...

Travel Tips: Long Haul Flight Must-Haves

Don’t fear the long-haul flight; prepare for it with these tips. Living on the opposite side of the world to our families means that we are no stranger to transit times of upwards of 30 hours. Over the years, we have become very strategic planners, and have developed a knack for packing a few lightweight essentials in our hand luggage that improve the comfort...

Flying by the seat of your pants on budget airlines

A cheapskate’s survival guide to budget airlines WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU GO Cheap flights are awesome. They have unlocked the world to travelers on a budget. Sure, that means there’s the occasional riff-raff, awkward body odors and out of control kids that may be dissuaded by higher ticket prices, but it has democratized travel and to us, the more people...