The Time I Went to Los Angeles and Took the Local Bus


The most exciting thing about LA is those disillusioned dreams, those unreachable dreams and desires that are forever left to the grasping mind, forever unfulfilled. You can smell it in the air. The extreme desire for success and the shameful self hatred of not succeeding in getting it. I remember spending a few days days … Continue reading The Time I Went to Los Angeles and Took the Local Bus

The debacle of packing light for an undetermined travel time in Asia: The preliminary edition


Never in my life could I have known how much (seemingly endless) enjoyment I get out of packing lists. And luckily for me, many people feel the same, as they are a very popular and recurring theme on many travel blogs. Not only are other travellers’ packing lists a great resource, they are also pretty … Continue reading The debacle of packing light for an undetermined travel time in Asia: The preliminary edition

Long-Term Travel: How to cut your living costs to save money for your RTW travels


We all know holidays are expensive. You get a week off work, book a flight, a hotel (or perhaps a cheap hostel), get to your destination where you eat out here and there, indulge in a few activities and once you get back a week later and unwittingly check your bank balance, the shock is … Continue reading Long-Term Travel: How to cut your living costs to save money for your RTW travels