Jumping off the Mostar bridge in Bosnia & Herzegovina

How and why I came to finding myself taking the plunge As a boy growing up in Aotearoa (New Zealand), it wasn’t unusual to be around the water, whether it’s the ocean, rugged west coast beaches, a lake, swimming pool or the local river swimming hole. With that, we would find anything to jump off….

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The best hostels in Europe 2018!

Hey guys! So with everyone dreaming of a European summer at least once in their lives, we thought, why not throw a list of our favourite hostels together?! We’ve stayed in our fair share of European hostels now, so are full of experience from the best ones around. The list below features our fav hostels for…

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3 days in Monopoli – Italy’s Puglia region

Monopoli, Puglia 70043, Italy. I punched this into google maps, full tank of gas and sunshine creeping above the hills in front of us. It was July 2017, peak of summer and we set off for a 4 hour road trip from one Italian coastline to the other. Tina (Leah’s mum), Leah and I were ready…

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36 hours in Fes, Morocco – Complete guide

Fes. The second stop during our 2 week trip through Morocco. We spent two nights here (which was perfect) and it was here that we had our first real experience with the chaotic hustle and bustle of an African city. We loved Fes, although Leah fell pretty ill, that meat we ate at the side…

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10 things to do in Péniche, Portugal

Excited once again to see another leg of the World Surf League, we booked (back in May) to stay right on Supertubos Beach, ready for some insane action of the surfing world tour. Well…that didn’t quite go to plan. Unfortunately for us, but fortunately for the pro’s, the swell was only around for the start…

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Guiding you through our first time at Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest 2017… well, what can I say. It’s one of the best festivals I’ve been to thus far in my 25 years of existence and I can confidently say that all the people who I spoke to over the 4 days would feel the same. Ok, so let’s rewind a few steps. Firstly, for years…

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An overnight hiking adventure to Lac Blanc, Chamonix

Sleeping bag, check. Tent, check. Pre-cooked food, check. Beers for the boys, check. Almost ready to rock ‘n’ roll, Leah and I squeezed all our essentials into our packs, swigged as much water as possible and set off to the van ready for one hell of an adventure. Along for the ride, Wilson and Wassilla,…

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How to build a snowman in the French Alps

A bucketlist dream for anyone: building a snowman, while its snowing. So… On one snowy day in the French Alps of Chamonix, Leah and I thought we’d set off and build a snowman of our own. We’d both never given this a go, only seen it in the movies, so we were stoked (and maybe even a little…

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