Podcaster and writer Craig Martin has been traveling full-time in Europe since leaving Auckland, New Zealand in February 2006. With a degree in Media Studies and English plus a penchant for Coleridge, he's currently homeless in Europe. Craig podcasts at the Indie Travel Podcast and regularly blogs at Our Crazy Travels along with his wife Linda.
Approaching your next destination with an academic goal will help keep your mind sharp and active.Continue Reading →
If you believe the copy, the best job in the world is lying on a beach, scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef and blogging about it for a cool AUD $150,000 (US $96,300) over six months.
Sound like your cup of tea? It sounds like hard work to me!
The Queensland Tourism Department [...]Continue Reading →
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Following up on 5 Essentials for Long-Term Hosteling, Craig Martin expands with some luxuries that always make it into his pack.
These are all super-light items that are going to be used often, adding convenience to your hosteling experiences without overburdening your back.
1) Orikaso Flatworld Dinner Set Orikaso Campware – [...]Continue Reading →
Experienced shoestring travelers know what to pack for a hosteling jaunt, but for those setting off for the first time, don’t forget to pack these five hostel essentials.
1) Earplugs 200 ct. Earplugs – $23.00
There’s nothing worse than the huge fella in the bed below keeping you awake with his nasal orchestra. [...]Continue Reading →