Where I’m At: Taipei

The Archway - Taipei

[The Archway - Taipei.] Greetings from Taipei. I’ve had three days here now and I’m glad I have given myself two weeks. While you could probably see all the sights in a week I have a list of places to eat and cafes to visit that would need at least a month to visit. People […]





Flight Review: EVA Air – Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) to Taipei (Taiwan)

EVA Air

Flight: EVA Air BR 392 From: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) To: Taipei (TPE) EVA Air is a Taiwanese airline based out of Taipei (TPE) airport. This was my first time to Taiwan, and by extension my first time flying with EVA Air. EVA Air is a member of Star Alliance so I used United […]





New Country Day: Taiwan

Welcome To Taiwan

Country: Taiwan Date: 14 September 2014 I’ve been wanting to visit Taiwan for the last two years so after some wrangling of frequent flyer points I have managed a visit before going to Europe. This is my first time here so today is New Country Day which is always a travel day I love. I […]





Nomadic News: September 14, 2014

Highlands Tax Centre

Greetings from Saigon. I’m heading off to Taipei today so this will be the last Nomadic News from Saigon for a while. Location Independence The Digital Nomad’s Guide to Coffee Shop Etiquette – Luiz Centenaro lists some practical tips for those working in cafes (and I’ve also added this to the Work Cafes page). How […]





Metro construction, Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam

Metro Construction - HCMC

I took this photo as a historical reference to the changing face of Ho Chi Minh City. The city is finally getting a sorely needed metro system and there are numerous blocks in district 1 that are now boarded up in preparation for construction. The building in the foreground is the Saigon Tax Trade Centre; […]





Oslo Travel Guide

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São Paulo Travel Guide

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Where I’m At: Ho Chi Minh City – Upcoming travels

Temple - Ho Chi Minh City

[Temple in Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City - Vietnam.] Greetings from Ho Chi Minh City. My three month visa expires in a few days so rather than extending it I will be getting back on the road. Here is what I’ll be doing over the next few weeks. On sunday I will be […]





Orlando Travel Guide

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Packing List – My travel life in two bags

James - Two Bags

Whenever I’m about to leave a place I’ve been for a while I like to take stock of my gear and assess what I need and discard what I don’t. I’ve never documented a packing list so when a friend posted what’s in his bags I thought I should do my own. I travel with […]