Category Archives: Travel Life

7 Remote Places We Would Love To Visit – As Inspired By Travellers

7 Remote Places We Would Love To Visit

Travelling is a huge part of our lives with the list of remote places we would like to visit constantly growing. What really inspires us are natural and untouched places. In a world that seems to be always on the go, destinations that are peaceful and off the beaten track with communities still living the […]

Flores, Guatemala to Chetumal, Mexico Border Crossing – Via Belize

Mayan ruins at Tikal - Flores, Guatemala to Chetumal, Mexico Border Crossing – Via Belize

We left the sleepy town of Flores in the early morning at 7:00 am to make the journey from Guatemala, through Belize & all the way to Mexico, 3 countries in one day was a first for both of us. We found it hard to find much information beforehand on bus services so were interested […]

Maps.Me – Why It’s Our Favourite Travel App

Destination Addict - Hiking the High Note Trail in Whistler, BC, Canada

If you’ve read our previous posts you may have gathered by now that we bang on a bit about a little app called MAPS.ME! MAPS.ME this & MAPS.ME that! We use it a lot, we think it’s awesome & we just wanted to let you all know why!…… Note from the author: This article has been […]

Airbnb ‘in it – Tree House Living On Lake Atitlan

Tree house living in an Airbnb on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

We normally use a few different resources when booking accommodation & check all of them before making a decision on where we are going to stay. For us, as a couple, we find that it can sometimes be much better value to book private accommodation through Airbnb when you weigh up everything that will be included than […]

Travel Life – Backpacking As A Couple

Backpacking as a couple - Travel Life - Destination Addict

Backpacking as a couple is for us is epic, but at times tough too! We have discovered that It’s all about finding your flow, together. We’ve been travelling together for 8 months in total & have had some of the most amazing experiences but it’s not always smiles & good vibes – it’s also compromise, […]

Mexico to Guatemala Border Crossing – San Cristobal De Las Casas to Lake Atitlán

Mexico to Guatemala Border Crossing – San Cristobal De Las Casas to Lake Atitlán

There are a number of transport options but we decided to take the shuttle bus to cross the border from Mexico to Guatemala using the Ciudad Cuauhtémoc to La Mesilla crossing. We’ve tried to keep this short & simple for anyone looking to do the same. Here are the details of how we did it & […]