Packing: where does one start? February 6th 2015 After making several small backpacking trips over the years, we knew that the first important thing for us was choosing the right backpacks. In the past we opted for 60L Karrimor rucksacks as they were well priced, well sized for first time backpackers and appeared to be somewhat durable. These bags did in fact do the job, they were comfortable and remained in good condition after a few backpackin ... read more
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Hi we're Chris and P. We have quit our jobs and sold our house to follow our dream of travelling around the world for 12 months!!!
Let’s jump back about 2 years - We're driving to P's friend’s house for an evening meal when she turns and says "I've been thinking..."
And what a thought that was indeed. That thought turned into buying a dilapidated property and spending a total of 2 years 'doing it up' ourselves coupled with a new job and a wedding thrown into the mix for good measure. We even questioned ourselves at times on whether travelling would actually become a reality or be j... full info