Articles by Brandy Bell

Brandy Bell loves the world and most things in it. she's been a solo female traveler since 2006: has visited over 20 countries, made countless international friends, and now writes to inspire you to travel, no matter your budget, nationality or experience. Follow Brandy Bell as she teaches you how to travel for free and without fear!

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Low Cost Breaks in the Capital: London on a Budget

Travelling into central London can be an extremely expensive ordeal. The city is full of exciting attractions, breath-taking landmarks, and stunning scenes that simply must be experienced, but the question is how to afford it all. When you’re on a budget, it is essential to cut the costs of the basics for your trip and…


Bali’s Best Beaches

With so many destinations in the world, it’s hard for me to choose just one- which is why when doing research on any place to visit, I always pick multiple options that intrigue me. Bali, beautiful, Bali is no different. In preparation for my fabulous summer of 2013 (Ultimate Train Challenge, island hopping & best…


A Guide to Traditional Cypriot Cuisine

  If you’re the type of traveler that loves to taste as much of the local cuisine as possible, a trip to the Eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus will be an indulgent treat for all of your senses. Due to its location and history, the local Cypriot cuisine is a fascinating fusion of Greek, Italian,…


5 Places You Must Simply See While in Jamaica

    Jamaica is an exotic island destination full of so many beautiful and unique sights that it can be difficult to decide on which ones to visit on your next holiday there. Most tourists naturally flock to places like the famous Negril Beach or Kingston, but Jamaica has a lot more to offer right…

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