Claire Drinkwater

About Claire

Hi, I'm Claire, a 30-something writer and communications specialist who left behind my media career in London six years ago to travel. I put my life in a backpack and embarked on beautiful adventures to India, South East Asia, New Zealand, South America and beyond - and it changed my life.

This is the Best Backpacking New Zealand Itinerary for the South Island

A visit to New Zealand isn’t complete without taking a trip to the beautiful South Island, which enjoys year-round […]

This is the Best Backpacking Thailand Route for Beach Lovers

Want to freak out at a Full Moon Party? Laze with a Chang beer by the sea? Or experience […]

Backpacking Zanzibar: Here are the Best Places to Visit in Zanzibar

With its perfect sandy beaches, palm trees and relaxed seafront resorts, Zanzibar is an Instagrammer’s dream. Popular with backpackers, […]

Tioman Island: Backpackers Guide to the Juara Turtle Project

The beautiful Tioman Island in Malaysia is home to beautiful beaches, waterfalls and a special turtle conservation project. Here […]