Where I’m At: October, 2013 – Mamallapuram

Greetings from Mamallapuram, India. Here is this months best reads from around the web. Travel Gear This week saw the release of a new breed of carry-on travel bag which I believe is a game-changer in bag design. The ProTravel Carry-on was launched via Kickstarter and it has already seen demand that has got the […]

Cafes in Hanoi for writers and digital nomads

Following up on my guide to cafes in Ho Chi Minh City I now present my guide to cafes in Hanoi. In my previous cafe reports I have usually had at least a month to try out the cafes of each city. My trip to Hanoi was for one week, so this meant I had […]

10 years as a digital nomad

In April, 2003, I left my job in Dublin and began my life as a digital nomad. At the time I didn’t know that I had just become a digital nomad, or that I would be doing it for ten years. My previous employment record was three years and three months, and that was three […]

Samsung Galaxy SII Review

Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100 with 8MP Camera and Touchscreen [Edit: This is an archived review – my current phone is an unlocked iPhone 5.] Last year I finally made the switch from a burner phone (you know, one that just makes phone calls) to a smart phone. I got a Samsung Galaxy S which […]