I met Anna Phipps from Global Gallivanting on the #keralablogexpress earlier this year. I loved her energy, how she has learnt about how to travel on the cheap, and her passion for sharing what she has learnt. Anna is from the UK, but now manages to spend a lot of her time in Asia and Oceania.
If you are into budget travel, then bookmark this site, and join her Facebook Page
Anna’s website Global Gallivanting is a mine of information, and she had just redesigned it to make it even easier to search and find the tidbits she shares about traveling on the cheap.
The Backpacker’s Guide to a Working Holiday in Australia
- Tips on buying a campervan
- Backpackers guide to the main cities
- Information about working holidays and visas
- Getting a second year visa
- How to save money – get out of the cities and get a Rural Live in job!
How I saved $15,000 on my Working Holiday in Australia
Anna found herself working hard in Melbourne, and struggling to make ends meet with rent etc.
Then she applied for a live in job in a rural area of Queensland, where she had accommodation, and no where to spend the money – so she just saved until she headed back to Asia. read more here
Women Travel Links for Australia
Women Travel stories from Australia
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