Travel tips - Page 2
How to satisfy your wanderlust in lockdown
It’s safe to say our travels for 2020 haven’t exactly gone to plan. Like most of our housesitting buddies, we’ve had to deal with a colossal shortage of housesits, cancelled sits, last minute invitations and a complete strike through the list of adventures we had laid out for this year. You can read about what […]
Our top 5 travel games!
One of our biggest take-aways from our time in lockdown at Round the Woods (and there were many, many transformational take-aways) is the importance of slowing down and being present in the moment. Whatever jobs we took on, we did so mindfully and carefully as we learnt new skills and took our time to do […]
5 things we didn’t know about van life until we tried it
Since we began our full-time housesitting adventure almost three years ago, we’ve been curious about van life. The idea of living minimally, in a small home on wheels that can only fit your essentials, is not a far cry from how we live now. We’ve often thought that van life, interspersed with housesitting, would be […]
5 ways to keep fit on the road
Going from the 9-5 lifestyle to full time housesitting, one of the changes we don’t often think about is our fitness and health. Without a set routine where we might cycle to the office, walk a little longer just to visit our favourite cafe for lunch, or hit the gym post-work, it becomes all too […]
Top 10 Travel Tech we always take with us!
I (Chris) am a massive techie, and there is no way I could travel full time without bringing lots of gadgets! A lot of this tech has helped make our lives a lot easier whilst on the road, so we wanted to put a list together to help you guys enjoy smooth travels too. Some […]
One Direction Theory and other mantras
During our travels we have developed some phrases and mantras to keep us on track with our beliefs. Some of them encourage us to expand our comfort zone, some make us happier. But all of them help us stay on course to live the way that we want. Here are some of favourites: One Direction […]