5 Reasons to go Backpacking in Africa

Africa has some of the best natural attractions in the world. The continent teems with wildlife that roams freely in its natural habitat. There are waterfalls, rivers and lakes. A bush safari is something every backpacker should try. Are you thinking of going backpacking in Africa? Here is why you need this trip: 1. Get … Continue reading 5 Reasons to go Backpacking in Africa

How to value your home contents

We all need insurance and it’s a major household bill. It’s important though to take care when you arrange your policy. Too little cover and you’ll be left with large out of pocket expenses should the worst happen and you suffer a burglary, fire or flood, which is the last thing you need at a … Continue reading How to value your home contents

New Mobile Phones on the Market

Mobile phones have come a long way since they first became mass-market ‘must haves’ in the 1990s. The modern mobile is a powerful computer and media player, capable of entertaining its owner as well as keeping them in touch. Here are four of the newest mobiles due to hit the market in 2013. The Huawei … Continue reading New Mobile Phones on the Market

Safe travel for backpackers

A foreign trip is a rite of passage for many youngsters these days. Most will enjoy a fantastic journey and bring back nothing but happy memories. However, the world can be a dangerous place – especially for lone travellers – and a few simple preparations can help keep the traveller safe and their loved ones … Continue reading Safe travel for backpackers