22 Free and Cheap Things to Do in Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland city and all the best things to do in it!

Auckland is a great place to visit. Being New Zealand’s largest city with a quarter of New Zealanders living here, you won’t be surprised to hear there are plenty of Read more…


Pidurangala Rock, Sigiriya – What I wish I knew before I went

Sunset up at Pidurangala Rock, Sri Lanka

Sigiriya is one of the most visited towns in Sri Lanka so it was a no brainer that we decided to visit on our recent trip. However, wanting more from Read more…


17 Things to do in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Sunset drinks at Fernando's bar is a great way to spend an afternoon in Nilaveli

The east coast boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka and Trincomalee is one of the nicest. It’s also quieter than the touristic southern coast and offers Read more…


The Truth About Travelling Sri Lanka in a Tuk-tuk

Driving through the hills in Horton Plains National Park

Was it hard to drive?! Were the roads crazy?! How much did it cost?! These are all common questions we’ve been asked since our epic 27-day tuk-tuk journey around Sri Read more…


Things to do in Dambulla and City Guide!

Dambulla Cave Temples is Dambulla near Sigiriya

Dambulla, Sri Lanka is an often forgotten destination and for the most part, remains off the tourist trail. One of the reasons for this is because many people opt to Read more…


21 Things to do in Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

Watching the sunset over Sigiriya Rock

Sigiriya is a small town that has become famous because of one thing – Sigiriya Rock (or Lion Rock as some call it.) But, there are so many other things Read more…


Lipton Seat, Sri Lanka – Know Before You Go!

The views at Lipton's Seat in Sri Lanka near Haputale and Ella

Lipton Seat is one of the most talked about things to do in Sri Lanka. But to be honest, I was a little skeptical of how amazed I would be! Read more…


Guide to Renting a Tuk-Tuk in Sri Lanka

tuk tuk rental in Sri Lanka

Renting a tuk-tuk in Sri Lanka is fast becoming a very popular way to travel this rather small, but beautiful island nation. When I first started researching Sri Lanka we Read more…


14 Best Things to do in Ella, Sri Lanka

Train from Ella to Kandy

Ella was at the top of our Sri Lanka bucket list and even with having such high expectations we sure weren’t disappointed! During our short visit, we fell in love Read more…


14 Best Things to do in Haputale, Sri Lanka

Haputale Sri Lanka tee fields

Haputale is a small town situated in the beautiful mountains in Sri Lanka, around an hour’s drive from Ella. Haputale, Sri Lanka is commonly referred to as little Ella because Read more…