Becoming a Digital Nomad

There are many of us budding travelers out there that would love to quite our 9-5 jobs in some boring cubical office, get on the nearest flight out with a ticket to anywhere and start traveling the world. Sounds great right? However as most of us already know this is much easier said than done […]

Farang Village and the Frenchmans Market in Chiang Mai

Coffee and croissants every Saturday in Chiang Mai… Great place for long-stay travellers to meet up. Good food, coffee, conversation and friends. The ‘Frenchman’s market’ is truly a unique experience and a life-line for the Chiang Mai expat community. Nestled in the north-west corner of the city, tucked away in the forests, is the infamous […]

Yee Peng and Loy Krathong Festival in Chiang Mai Thailand

Lighting up the night sky… The most anticipated festival in Chiang Mai’s yearly calendar. Yi Peng & Loi Krathong never seems to disappoint. Get ready for one of the most illuminating, spiritual, crazy, fun and explosive festivals in Chiang Mai. What you get out of it all depends on where you position yourself during the […]

Nine Great Walks for Backpackers in New Zealand

New Zealand is a country of incredible landscape and scenery. The geography takes on a life of its own and is considered by many backpackers to be the true ‘wildlife’ of the country. There is no better way to engage with nature and the incredible scenery than hiking, trekking or rambling. New Zealand has many […]

Why New Zealand is the best place to take a Gap year!

Gap Years in New Zealand There are essentially three rules in life. Rule 1 – don’t panic. Rule 2 – don’t PANIC! Rule 3 – DON’T PA…. well I think you get the idea. The same applies to taking a GAP YEAR. Whether you’re leaving school and this is your first time away from home; […]