Why Budget Travel Matters ft. Shuntelle Paynter

Shuntelle Paynter hails from a very small island in the Atlantic ocean, and while it may not be officially recognised as part of the Caribbean she says that Bermudians feel really connected to the region through cultural similarities. The thing about growing up on a small island is that you quickly develop the drive toContinue reading “Why Budget Travel Matters ft. Shuntelle Paynter”

4 Thoughts You Have When You Go Off The Beaten Path in Brazil

Three years ago I was visiting my friend Lilian in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. I had just wrapped up a year teaching English in Sincelejo, Colombia and was gearing up to move to Spain. Brazil was my first “big girl trip”. You know, the first trip that was fully self-financed after a year of hardContinue reading “4 Thoughts You Have When You Go Off The Beaten Path in Brazil”