Travel Resources

Below is a list of all the resources I use for travel.

Top Discounts

Airbnb – First-time users get $50AUD off using this link.

Booking.com – Get $25AUD using this link.

Cashrewards – Australian website I used to get cash back on travel-related and other purchases.

Top Cashback – UK website I used to get cash back on travel-related and other purchases.

Viator – Tours, sightseeing tours, activities & things to do – enjoy 10% off your first purchase.

Frequent Flyer

Agoda – I have been using Agoda since 2011 to book apartments, hotels, BnB’s and guesthouses.

Brussels Airlines – Belgium’s national carrier and operates flights between Brussels and Europe, Africa and the United States.

Etihad – More than 1,000 flights per week to over 120 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas.

Expedia – 1000s of cheap flights, hotels, packages & car hire.

Hotels.com – Stay ten nights at eligible hotels and you get one night free to redeem at another.

Lastminute – Travel deals on hotels, city breaks, spas, restaurants, theatre and getaways.

Seat Guru – The ultimate source for aeroplane seating, in-flight amenities, flights shopping and airline information.

TripAdvisor – 200 million+ unbiased traveller reviews.

Trip – Trip is a provider of travel services in Asia.

Qatar – Destinations across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania.

Business Travel

Accorhotels – 3,700 hotels on five continents representing several brands.

Europcar – My prefered car hire company with 3835 locations worldwide.

Hilton Hotels & Resorts – Suited for business travellers or those who fancy a little luxury during their world adventures.

Park Inn – Park Inn by Radisson hotels offer a vibrant, friendly environment that provides both business and leisure travellers.

Ticketmaster – Find and buy tickets: concerts, sports, arts, theatre and family events.

Working Remotely

99 Designs – 99designs is an online graphic design marketplace.

Alibaba – A global online marketplace for sourcing products from China.

Fiverr – Fiverr is the world’s largest marketplace for digital services. Get logo design, marketing services, whiteboards and more, starting from only $5.

HostPapa – The hosting company I recommend and use for most of my websites.

Lenovo – I have been using the lightweight X1 Carbon as my office for the past 5 years.

Lycamobile – A mobile virtual network operating in 23 countries worldwide.

Numbeo  – Great tool to find the average cost of living in a specific city or country.

Octopusgroup – Octopus Group claims to be the highest paying survey site.

Square – Easy to use website for processing Credit Card payments (get free processing on up to $1,000 in sales with my link).

Three – UK based mobile phones company that offers great plans when roaming Europe.

Vodafone – Pay as you go and sim cards operating in Asia, Africa, Europe, and Oceania

Volusion – Ecommerce software to build an online store and business.

Travel Money

Get Going Travel Insurance – UK based specialists in travel insurance,

Post Office Travel Insurance – Winner of the ‘Best Travel Insurance Provider’ at the British Travel Awards.

Travel Money Card – A prepaid travel MasterCard that you can manage anywhere via an app, online or even by text message.

World Remit – Online Money Transfer to friends and family abroad with WorldRemit. You can now send money easily & securely with guaranteed exchange rates and low fees.

Virgin Velocity AMEX – My preferred credit card for points hacking and free flights. No yearly fee.

XE Money Transfer – Get free live currency rates, tools, and analysis using the most accurate data. Other services include XE Money Transfer & XE Datafeed.

Budget Travel

Air Asia – Cheap flights from Australia to Asia. Voted the best budget airline in the world 6 times in a row.

Megabus – Bus and coach company operating in the UK and in the United States with trips starting at $1.

CouchSurfing – I have been using Couchsurfing to host and surf since 2012.

Grab – Grab offers cheap transport services and food delivery around Asia.

Tigerair – Low-cost airline servicing Southeast Asia and Australia.

Trustedhousesitters – Allows travellers seeking budget accommodation to take care of owners pets in exchange for free accommodation.

Train Travel

Eurail – A train pass that allows holders to travel in 28 European countries on nearly all European railroads and some shipping lines.

My InterRail – Discover Europe with My Interrail from National Rail.

Rail Card – Rail Card offering 1/3 off rail travel in the UK.

Rail Discoveries – Specialise in escorted rail holidays and tours to give you the ultimate holiday experience. Tour the US, India, Europe and the UK in style.

Raileasy – For the best deals on cheap train tickets, split ticketing, train & hotel breaks with up to 80% for all UK train operators and routes.

Seat61 – How to travel by train or ferry from the UK into Europe & worldwide… Train times, fares, how to buy tickets, advice & information.

Travel Gear

Amazon & Amazon UK – They sell nearly everything!

Berghaus  – Fleeces, jackets and equipment.

Craghoppers – British outdoor, travel and adventure clothing manufacturer and supplier that was founded in 1965 by outdoor enthusiasts who were planning an expedition to climb Mount Everest.

Kathmandu – Kathmandu is a leading retailer of clothing and equipment for travel and adventure in New Zealand, Australia and the UK.

Lonely Planet – Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide book publisher in the world.

Millets – UK’s leading retailer of outdoor clothing, footwear & equipment.

Scottevest –  Specialists in travel clothing to hold mobile phones, tablet computers and other portable electronic devices,

Sports Direct – Sports Direct is the leading sports & outdoor retailer in the UK.

Under Armour – HeatGear keeps you cool, dry, & light while travelling and working out.

Training & Fitness

FlightLife Australia – MMA, BJJ, Boxing & Muay Thai gear supplier based in Gold Coast / Brisbane area.

PayasUgym – Exercise anywhere, anytime, with thousands of pay-as-you-go gyms, pools, fitness classes & spas in the UK.

Spartan Race – One of my favourite events designed to push your limits, test your strength, challenge your endurance.