Deborah the van we are converting into a campervan

Mission: To Convert a Van Into a Campervan

Those of you that have followed us in recent months or just have got to know the type of people we are will likely be accustomed to thoughts like “what? again!”, “I would love to do that” or maybe “will these t...
Rye Windmill

10 Unusual Places To Stay in the UK

Despite being such a tiny island country we have such a huge wealth of diverse and frankly, exciting places to visit on our hollibobs or weekends away. So let's move away from the generic hotels and boring B&am...
how to deal with post travel blues

How To Deal With Post-Travel Blues

It happens every time I come back from an extended stay anyway. What am I saying ? It happens every time I come back from a life changing experience, whether that's two weeks or four months. I get the post-tr...
Location Independant

Practical Guide for a Long-Stay in Chiang Mai

We spent two months in Chiang Mai as 'digital nomads'. It is a wonderful city with just the right blend of urban conveniences, cultural activities and local nature spots. As the second city of Thailand it is al...
Digital Nomad

What Is A Digital Nomad?

A digital nomad is one who works online (or using any form of telecommunications, but let's face it most of us use email these days. What's a phone call?) and is location independent. That is, they have the fre...

The Art of Slow Travel

Homestay in rural Dominican Republic It's already been 7 days of travel (on this particular adventure) and already I'm noticing all the different styles of travellers out and about in Bangkok. From the wide-e...

Special Announcement: We are leaving the country

Special announcement time!  Raj and I are leaving the country. Yep. In 9 days time we will be boarding an Emirates flight for Bangkok where we intend to spend at least the next 4 months in Southeast Asia. W...
Switzerland

Gap Years Aren’t Just For Teens

There is growing trend for adults to take a gap year at any point in their life. Often called sabbaticals or career breaks, these are essentially gap years traditionally embarked upon by the 18 year-olds of yes...