How to become a house sitter

House sitter tips

We just finished our third housesit in Australia. Two months ago we started our first official house sit and we enjoyed all of them a lot. We had the chance to live in houses for free, in exchange we took care of cats and dogs, went for walks with the dogs and watered the garden. It was also a nice break from traveling and living in a camper. But don’t worry, we’ll continue our travels. In this post we share our experiences and tell you how to become a house sitter. Continue reading

How much money do we need to travel around Australia?

How much money do we need to travel around Australia for one year

How much money do we need to travel around Australia for one year

Are you rich? Did you win in the lottery? How can you afford travelling around Australia for one year?

Very often we are being asked about how much money we had to save for our one year road trip around Australia. During our last trip around Australia in 2009 we have collected all the data of our expenses and so we had a pretty good idea on how much money we have to budget for our road trip this time. But is the data still valid after five years? Is everything much more expensive?

In this blog post we will show you how much money we need for a one year road trip around Australia. You will also find useful tips on how to reduce your costs and how your money will last longer. Continue reading