The below is my bucket list however I will add new items to it all the time. Places to travel to North & South America - Travel to the USA - Visit Machu Picchu - Visit Coba - Visit Tikal - Backpack South America - Visit the Salt Flats in Bolivia - Visit Niagara Falls - Travel to New York - Visit the Galapagos islands - Visit Iguazu … [Read more...]
General travel posts and articles about my travels as a digital nomad. Hopefully also providing information and travel tips you find useful.
After a terrible tour of the terracotta warriors and generally not enjoying xi’an I was happy to arrive in Chengdu, well after the hour walking around it took to find where I was staying I was happy to arrive in Chengdu. The region surrounding Chengdu is home to the largest panda population in the world and Chengdu is the main destination in China for panda tours. Chengdu … [Read more...]
It has been over a year since I have been overseas, I lived in Thailand and travelled around South East Asia for over 2 years and planned to go back to Australia for 6 months and then move to China. For a variety of reasons I have ended up staying longer than I planned but I decided I would visit China before moving there to get a sense of which city to live in. I already had a … [Read more...]
One of the most common questions I get asked is about the costs of backpacking to countries and how much to save or budget for travel. I remember when I first starting backpacking South East Asia, I just quit my job, had money saved and was amazed how cheap everything was compared to Australia. I got to Koh Tao which a small island in Thailand with a great backpacker vibe, I … [Read more...]
Ayutthaya is the former capital of Thailand and at it’s height was once of the largest and wealthiest cities in the world, French ambassadors to King Louis XIV compared it’s size and wealth to Paris at the time. The city is full of ancient ruins, temples and is a must see even if just for a day trip as it’s only an hour from Bangkok. When I was living in Thailand the first … [Read more...]