How To Make This Year’s Travel Plans Affordable

Here we are, post-Christmas, getting back into the swing of things in January. The chances are that with the darker mornings and the wet and cold days we’re currently experiencing, your thoughts have strayed to the summer. We know that now is traditionally the time that many of us make our summer holiday plans, and …

Hiking the Himalayas: how to hike on a budget

Hiking should always be free, but sometimes there are things you have to pay for. Permits and park fees, food, accommodation, and good gear are essential. Hiking in Nepal is spectacular but costs can add up really quickly when you pay for three meals a day, snacks, drinks, and guesthouses, plus more if you have …