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We are James & Sarah McAlister - full-time budget backpackers and part-time thrill seekers with a passion for all things travel. Our blog is specifically aimed at couples interested in adventurous travel on an affordable budget.

Through our thirst for adventure and new experiences we provide informative, engaging and fun content with a personable approach. We inspire and enable our readers to follow their travel dreams.





Why Work with The Whole World Or Nothing

We have an engaged & loyal readership interested in travel who trust us to provide useful, good value & engaging information.

With our backgrounds that include work in project management, marketing and sales we have the experience to help you promote your destination, product and grow your brand.


How CAN We Work Together?

·         Press trips & destination marketing

·         Product reviews & giveaways

·         Sponsored content (written by us)

·         Social media promotion & Twitter chats

·         Partnership & brand ambassadorships

·         Affiliate partnerships

·         Consultation services for travel planning

·         Freelance writing & copy editing services

·         Social media management and consultancy


some of our Previous Partners…

Auto Europe

Jameson Whiskey

November Rain

Cat Ba Ventures

Phong Nha Discovery Tours

Hariharalaya Yoga Retreat Centre


Featured in…

·    Goats On The Road: Staff Writers & Regular Contributors

·        Travelettes: Couple Who Travel and Blog: Sarah & James

·         A Girl Astray: Heels to Flip-Flops: Turning from Working Professional to Travelling Tramp

·         Two Drifters: A Perfect Storm: Dropping Everything to Travel

·         NOMADasaurus: Things That Worried Us About Travel Before We Travelled

·         The Planet D: How Travel Changed our Lives and Turned Us into Adventurers



·         From Sunrise to Sunset – Simply Travelled

·         Basic Hitchhiking Guide for a New (Stressing Out) Newbie Hitchhiker – A Girl Astray

·         10 Exciting Travel Blogger Couples To Follow in 2017 – Maptrotting

·         Five Unique Experiences You Can Have Only In Thailand - TourRadar


Please note we only work with reputable, travel related partners whose services & products fit with our brand, ethos & audience needs.

We offer competitive rates for both short & long term partnerships.

If you’d like to see your business appear on our site, invite us to review your product or showcase your destination through exposure to our audience. We are open to suggestions, so get in touch to discuss how we can work together. Download our media pack and drop us a note at hello@thewholeworldornothing.com for a chat.

What are you waiting for?

James & Sarah

What are you waiting for