Papeete, Tahiti, French Polynesia

“Do you have any suggestions on what to do tomorrow?” The guy at the tourist information looked at me with wide eyes. “Tomorrow? But tomorrow is Sunday. Everything is closed.” My last days in Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia, did not sound very promising. I had thought of taking a bus around the, Read More

St Kilda, Melbourne, Australia

While Australia is popular with backpackers, it is also one of the most expensive countries that budget travellers go to. Nowhere else have I seen my money vanish so quickly. Especially in a city like Melbourne, the temptation to spend it is great. An ice cream here, a smoothie there and before you know, Read More