• Best Restaurants in Rio De Janeiro for Vegetarians and Beyond

    Recommended restaurants in Rio – slim pickings

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    8 BEST Ideas to Plan YOUR Travel Budget

    Categories of travel expenses to consider (including transport, souvenirs, and food), with savings tips for each and suggestions on splurges

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    Study Portuguese in Rio de Janeiro

    Casa do Caminho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil offers Portuguese language classes and profits go towards supporting programs for at-risk youth.

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    Expat Moving in Bangkok

    My experiences, suggestions, and advice for moving in Bangkok.

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    Vang Vieng Kayaking

    Blissfully peaceful kayaking (for a very blissful price) during Laos low season

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    My Encounter with Thai Police (Expat Life in Bangkok)

    Out of nowhere, a group of police officers appeared and sternly motioned for me to follow them.

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    It Starts with Words

    I’d always said I’d go to Thailand., and never did… Until a one week vacation changed my life forever.

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    Beat the Heat in Southeast Asia

    Practical, actionable advice for beating the heat in Thailand (and the rest of Southeast Asia)! Use these tips to make your travels a bit more fun and a bit less sweaty.

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    Forgotten Passport, AKA Just One Example of Why I Love Cambodia

    When I arrived in Phnom Penh to Okay Guesthouse, I went to pull my passport out to give it to reception so I could check in. After I realized it was not in my wallet,… View Post

    Mekong Discovery Trail from Kratie to Koh Phdao

    Interested in the Mekong Discovery Trail? I arrived in Kratie as the base for my first ever homestay and first ever bike trip (with the Community Rural Development Tours – they’ve recently expanded their offerings!… View Post