Budget Travel Travel Articles

 
Day 1: Nairobi, Kenya – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: This trip was three years in the making before
September 11th set things back another six months. The good news is the extra ...
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Day 36: Dar Es Salaam to Iringa, Tanzania – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 36 - Natasha and Jason drop the bombshell that
they are deserting the truck. Our distraught tour leader wails 'This is ...
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India: Kerala – Hippies, Hikers, Hookahs and Harems
Hippies, Hikers, Hookahs and Harems: A sedate cruise through the Keralan backwaters,
the 'Hugging Mother' roadshow and a talented, fortune-telling parakeet ...
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Day 37: Iringa, Tanzania to Chitimba, Malawi – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 37 - The group are excited by the prospect of
crossing into a new country, while Ed and Sue contemplate if they have a ...
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Lilongwe to Blantyre via Zomba – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Sue discovers the etiquette for stowing your live
chicken aboard a Malawian bus, but she's a little uncertain when it comes ...
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Day 3: Crescent Island, Kenya – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 3 - The group go on their first excursion to
Crescent Island.
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Cape Town, South Africa – Big Brother’s African Brother
Big Brother's African Brother: Coaxed up Table Mountain by the lure of chocolate,
Penny spent a sobering hour within the Langa township and caught the ferry ...
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Day 34: Stone Town, Zanzibar Island to Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania …
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 34 - The Village People were right - it's fun
to stay at the YMCA!
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Sri Lanka: West and South Coast – Hikkaduwa, Galle & Ambalangoda …
Hippies, Hikers, Hookahs and Harems: Squalid train travel, wailing blind beggars,
the baby milk scam and lolling on the beach. The Taylors finally make it ...
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Day 29: Lushoto to Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania – Big Brother’s African …
Big Brother's African Brother: Day 29 - Ed and Sue are reprimanded by the tour
leader (Big Brother) for openly carrying a Lonely Planet guide in public.
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