How I afford to travel so much: 10 tips to save and stretch your money

Last year I visited 12 countries and saved an additional 10,000€ for future travel. Here are 10 key habits that enabled me to do this.

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Helsinki Market Halls

Indoor market halls are an institution in Helsinki. Not only can you buy delicious fresh produce but there are plenty of cafes with a mouthwatering selection of sweet and savoury snacks and hot meals.

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How I save for travel whilst eating a healthy balanced diet: 30€ groceries

One of the key ways I save money for travel is to swap eating out for cooking my own meals. Here’s how I use my weekly 30€ of groceries.

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My take on New Year’s Resolutions: 4 concepts I’m focusing on in 2019

This year I’ve decided to focus on 4 concepts; integrity, gratitude, antifragility and ikigai. Here I discuss what embracing these words mean to me in 2019.

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6 ways I stay fit & healthy whilst traveling

Being active and eating well is key to mental and physical health, but how do you manage this whilst traveling and still experiencing the most within new cultures and places? There are a few things I do when I travel for both short and longer trips that help me stay fit and happy whilst away…

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10 vintage and eco-friendly stores you’ll want to visit in Berlin

I no longer buy new clothes- you can read about why here. Instead, I love finding second-hand bargains or clothes that someone has up-cycled into something unique and beautiful. I also no longer buy touristy souvenirs as a reminder of a country I’ve traveled to, instead I prefer to find a unique item of clothing or…

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Helsinki’s best second-hand and eco-friendly stores

Not too long ago I loved to buy new and expensive household items which would sting my wallet and eventually end up in landfill. These days I have a much more minimalist approach to possessions and when I do buy things I love the challenge of finding pre-loved items in thrift stores, second-hand markets and…

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