Author: Kdavis04

What is in my First Aid/ Medicine Kit for Travel

What is in my First Aid/ Medicine Kit for Travel Having a first aid kit on hand while traveling can make your life a lot easier when you aren’t feeling 100%.  This is a complete list of what is in my First Aid/ Medicine Kit for when we travel.  You can use it as a guide for packing your own kit for traveling. Band -Aids/ Plasters– various sizes about 20, it is easy to buy more on the road Second Skin/ Blister Band- Aids -about 20 in various sizes.  If you are spending a long time in Asia and...

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“Volunteering” for Accommodations

“Volunteering” for Accommodations The thought of volunteering for your accommodations was not something we had thought about at the beginning of our trip.  The basic idea is no money is exchanged thus you can “volunteer” without a special visa.  It is a great way to save some money and learn about another countries culture.  This is our experience “volunteering” for our accommodations. How we found it? We stumbled across a listing on worldpackers.com while googling the hotel we were going to stay at during our first few days in Bali.  The listing on worldpackers.com  was looking for a website,...

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Things to do and places to eat for 5€ or less in Thessaloniki, Greece

Things to do and places to eat for 5€ or less in Thessaloniki, Greece Greece is not known to be the most affordable of places to visit. So naturally, when visiting the second largest city in Greece you would think you need to have a big budget.   I am here to tell you that you are wrong and that there are lots to do in Thessaloniki for under 5€!  This is a guide to Thessaloniki on the cheap. Places to eat You can find a surprising amount to eat for under 3€ in Thessaloniki mostly Gyro of Souvlaki Sandwiches...

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Surviving Getting Sick or Hurt while Traveling

Getting sick is never fun especially when you are traveling because it will likely change some awesome plans you had for seeing and experiencing something new.  It is hard being sick away from the comforts of home and your loved ones.  This is a guide to make getting sick a little less painful while you are abroad. Prepare The first line of defense against getting hurt and sick is to prepare and not get sick! I realize this is not always possible so it is best to do a few things to be prepared if the worst should happen. ...

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10 Things We Miss About Asia

10 Things We Miss About Asia Street Food Being able to buy delicious and cheap street food everywhere you go is certainly something we’ll miss. Not only is some of the best food you will find in Asia street food but you can often fill up for under $3 CDN. Fruit Shakes Fresh fruit shakes are found in abundance throughout Asia and usually for under $1.50 CDN. They are super refreshing in the heat and taste delicious.   They are done slightly differently from country to country but always have at least the fruit of your choosing and ice.  Coconut...

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