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My Fall From Grace: Returning to Budget Backpacking

My Fall From Grace: Returning to Budget Backpacking

Mexico was more expensive than we anticipated and our room standards had to change… here’s our story of returning to budget backpacking.   I wish…

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Isla Mujeres, Mexico’s Island of Women

Isla Mujeres, Mexico’s Island of Women

Isla Mujeres literally means Island of women, to fellow travellers (boys) who keep asking us “are there many there?”… well yes actually, loads of them,…

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Diving the Underwater Museum (MUSA)

Diving the Underwater Museum (MUSA)

Craving a world travel adventure? Why not try scuba diving the Underwater Museum in Mexico   Clusters of 500 individual statues, once distinguishable, now freakishly mutated…

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One by One, Let’s Gain Animal Awareness and STOP This!

One by One, Let’s Gain Animal Awareness and STOP This!

Photography of animals for your own indulgence IS cruelty and IT MUST stop. We all have the chance to promote Animal Awareness to our fellow travellers and do…

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Diving the Yucatan Cenotes

Diving the Yucatan Cenotes

Becks and I are avid scuba divers and when we reached Mexico we beelined straight to a dive shop. This is is our day scuba…

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Hi we're Prue and Becks, travel writers and photographers who have been travelling the world together since 2012. Without taking ourselves too seriously, we divulge the lesser known, out of the way places and give you the tools to replicate it. Want to know more? Click on our pic.