Tasting caviar at Harrods Budget Slow Travel things to do

London Caviar

“Do you want to try caviar!” the woman asked abruptly with a heavy Eastern European accent. I looked up from looking through the curved glass counter at the beautifully displayed cuts of meat in Harrods. She caught me by surprise. I blinked and swallowed. She hit me with another abrupt question in her heavy accent. […]

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Bali resort room and pool

Bali Massage

Massages in Ubud, Bali “Can we get a massage tonight”, I asked the front desk clerk. He looked at his watch and said, “Yes, we can arrange that for you. Someone will come for you at 8pm.” We had just arrived at JJ Villa and Spa Resort a low keyed Balinese resort owned and operated

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Hoi An Vietnam group laughing

Travel is Happiness

Travel equals happiness. It is a scientific fact. Recent studies show that experiences are a key factor for creating and sustaining happiness; far more than material things. This is what I found out taking, The Science of Wellness, a course offered by Yale University through Coursera. (In keeping with our budget travel blog philosophy you

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