5 mistakes that you make as a long term traveller

  After travelling for such a long time we have collected a few bad habits along the way… Its not the end of the world because after all, we are out in the world learning and exploring every day. Just a few things to consider if you are sticking it out for the long term! Read More …

Beating Jet Lag

Jet lag… ugh! We’ve all been there, dealt with the annoying 4am waking and had that horrible ‘spaced out’ feeling after a long flight. Many people have claimed to beat jet lag before this piece and I surely won’t be the last but after a series of long flights recently, I felt it was time Read More …

What Inspires You to Travel?

There are an infinite number of reasons as to why people choose to travel, but what is it that inspires you? Many believe that you should travel for a good, solid reason – we disagree. There is no better reason to travel than “just because” in fact this is usually when you find the best Read More …

5 Things I Have Learnt About Travelling

Dave Austin is a Chief Experience Officer and Co-Founder of The Austin Experience. To date he has travelled to 230 cities in 16 different countries and it will not stop there. Dave plans to add another 2 countries to his list in 2014 and will continue to expand his world knowledge through personal experience for Read More …

One life, one chance… How to start travelling now!

Unless you are a Buddhist, most of us have only one life and only one chance to live it. Travel is one of those aspirations that can be easily pushed aside for seemingly more productive things and in some cases the experience of travelling can be missed altogether because there was always something more important Read More …

Tips for first time international travellers

Travelling is not just about reaching your destination. The travel experience encompasses everything from choosing your destination, to navigating massive airport terminals, to having the first taste of the local cuisine. All of this is part of the experience. It can be exciting and daunting all at the same time for new travellers. Of all Read More …