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After flying for years with KLM and Air France, I was shocked to find I had to pay for a cuppa on Britain’s “premium” airline, British Airways. If you guzzle tea like there is no tomorrow (like me), then it can be quite frustrating to pay £2.50 on board or approximately £3 for a cuppa at the departure gates. For a 1.5 hour flight, I could easily spend a tenner drinking tea… Read More

A lot of Kilimanjaro kit lists out there are flooded with affiliate links or are websites trying to flog their own gear. While there is nothing wrong with this, often these products are not budget friendly. When I climbed Kilimanjaro I had no job, no savings, or no sponsor. I was supported by myself. I worked a summer school job for a week which gave around 400 quid to buy my remaining… Read More

Iceland photography

It’s -5 degrees centigrade outside and the landscape is covered with snow and ice. The sky is clear, the sun is setting and the moon has risen. We get changed and ready for our time at the Blue Lagoon Spa in Iceland. As we make cold the dash from the changing area to the lagoon, the chilled air grasps my skin, face and hair. Getting into the water, was like getting into… Read More

Iceland photography

With that in mind, it is well know that Iceland is not the cheapest country in Europe, but not the most expensive of the Nordics! 

Affordable Adventure Dolomites

If you’re looking for some inspiration on affordable adventure locations then look no further.

Ready to start dreaming? Lets look at some of the countries that made the list.