A day in Paris is better than no day in Paris

St Martins Canal

Passing through the grim outer suburbs of Paris on the train from CDG Airport I wondered if I made a mistake coming back for just one day. Was Paris as wonderful as I remembered it to be, or was it a trick of the mind that tends to romanticise places long after you have been? […]





Nomadic News: December 14, 2014

Couleurs de Saigon

Here is this weeks edition of Nomadic News! Living Abroad Living in Bali on a Budget: My Month in Ubud by Benny from fluentin3months.com. Why I’m giving up my passport – It wasn’t so long ago that it would have been unthinkable to give up a US passport, but more people are doing it every […]





Terminal 2 CDG, Paris – France

Terminal 2 CDG, Paris – France

The stunning Terminal 2 at Paris CDG Airport. This is home base for Air France who I flew with a guest from South America, connecting to London. Travel Photos: Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport photo gallery





Nomadic News: December 7, 2014

Teaspoon

Greetings from Saigon. Here is this weeks edition of Nomadic News – interesting travel and location independent news I’ve read this week. Location Independence As this Russian startup found out, moving to a tropical paradise isn’t as easy as it sounds Travel Entrepreneurs bring new life to Old Havana – Time for me to move […]





Eiffel Tower sunset, Paris – France

Eiffel Tower Sunset

Watching the sunset behind the Eiffel Tower from the Pont Alexandre III. Travel Photos: Paris photo gallery. I was a guest of Air France who I flew with from South America, connecting to London.





Notes on Montevideo

The Rambla

The second leg of my South American trip was to Montevideo, Uruguay. As part of this trip I was flown as a guest with Air France/KLM to a destination in their South American network. I opted to visit Buenos Aires. Being so close to an international border though I couldn’t resist the temptation to visit […]





Nomadic News: November 30, 2014

Post Cafe

Nomadic News: A weekly roundup of location independent, digital nomad, and travel news. Location Independence Steve Pavlina has been writing on his popular personal development blog since 2004, and he is now simplifying, downsizing, and going nomadic. 5 reasons why running a startup from the beach beats running one in the city. Estonia offers e-residency […]





Palacio Salvo, Montevideo – Uruguay

Palacio Salvo

Montevideo is filled with architectural gems from the early 20th century, with my favourite being the Palacio Salvo. This building was finished in 1928 and was for a time the tallest building in South America. Travel Photos: Montevideo photo gallery





Nomadic News: Saigon Garden Cafe Edition

Cafe Suoi Da

Greetings from Saigon. Here is this weeks edition of Nomadic News. Travel How we afford to travel full-time by Sean from Venturists. No house, no mortgage, no worries: these nomadic travelers are homeless — by choice – Yahoo features the world of long-term travellers. Living Abroad Going global: 6 opportunities to take advantage of when […]





Tips for staying at the Chungking Mansions – budget accommodation in Hong Kong

Chungking Mansions

[Chungking Mansions – Hong Kong] Do a search for cheap hotels in Hong Kong and you’ll find a list of accommodation options for the Chungking Mansions. The first time I stayed in Hong Kong I booked a place here not knowing what I was getting myself into. I had a vision of a run-down colonial […]