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Ten Tips to Make Your Road Trip Perfect
May 12

Ten Tips to Make Your Road Trip Perfect
By reymund

Copyright (Carrie Kellenberger) on Flickr Planning a road trip, but want to make sure that – this time at least – things run smoothly? Follow the ten point plan and you road trip will go just about perfectly. 1) Use a Big Enough Vehicle If…

Guest Post – China Job Hunting Tips
Apr 24

Guest Post – China Job Hunting Tips
By reymund

If China has been on your bucket list for ages, but you feel financially insecure to set off for the adventure of a lifetime, maybe you should start thinking of working here. Nowadays, there is great demand for native English speakers, particularly in the larger…

Malaysia Wrap Up – $34 Per Day
Apr 18

Malaysia Wrap Up – $34 Per Day
By Vicky

We spent an average of $34 each per day in Malaysia over the course of 45 days. Here is a collection of our impressions, travel tips, and the cost break down. Schedule  Kuala Lumpur 3 days  We were pretty disappointed with Kuala Lumpur. Expectations were…

Self Guided Food Tour in Penang, Malaysia
Apr 15

Self Guided Food Tour in Penang, Malaysia
By Vicky

Penang is hailed as one of the world’s greatest street food destinations. Though we were renting an apartment here and I was doing a lot of cooking at home, no visit could be complete without a full day allocated to sampling the various regional delicacies….

Renting an Apartment in Penang, Malaysia
Apr 12

Renting an Apartment in Penang, Malaysia
By Vicky

After our 40 day apartment rental in Thailand we knew we wanted to do this again. In January and February we spent a lot of time traveling around Australia and New Zealand and wanted to settled down somewhere for a bit to get some work…

Tips for Booking a Cheap Holiday
Apr 10

Tips for Booking a Cheap Holiday
By reymund

Going on holiday can be one of the year’s biggest expenses, but there are ways to ensure you get the best deals and the lowest prices. Get connected These days, many companies have marketing schemes that will alert you – usually via email – to…

Nyonya Cooking with Pearly Cooking Class Review
Apr 9

Nyonya Cooking with Pearly Cooking Class Review
By Vicky

As you probably already know my now I simply love cooking classes and try to take them as often as possible. So when we arrived in Penang, hailed as one of the best places in Asia for food, it should be no surprise one of…

Disappointed by Kuala Lumpur
Apr 6

Disappointed by Kuala Lumpur
By Vicky

I had high expectation for Kuala Lumpur. Not that I thought it would be my favorite city in the world or anything but I expected it to have the same effect on me that Bangkok did. I was amazed and in awe by Bangkok. The…

New Zealand Wrap Up $67 Per Day
Apr 1

New Zealand Wrap Up $67 Per Day
By Vicky

We spent an average $67 each per day in New Zealand over the course of 23 days. Here is a collection of our impressions, travel tips, and the cost break down. Schedule  Lincoln 1 day   We flew into Christchurch and were picked up by…

Visiting Magical Hobbiton
Mar 28

Visiting Magical Hobbiton
By Vicky

I never expected myself to be a fan of the Hobbit movies. For years I scoffed at the Lord of the Rings trilogy confident that the whole mystical fantasy movie genre was simply not for me. And then something happened. I decided to open my…