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Top Travel Circuits: Backpacking in Europe

The best backpacking advice I can give you is simply to pack your bags and go.  Backpacking abroad has become something of a right of passage. Backpacking isn't something new, but it is becoming more and more popular, and even easier thanks to all the information we now have and the lowering costs of [...]

By | 2017-05-07T12:59:13+00:00 May 8th, 2017|budget, Europe, Travel|Comments Off on Top Travel Circuits: Backpacking in Europe

Why Airbnb is a Remote Worker’s Dream

The freelance and gig economy is growing. It's evolving. More and more people are switching to freelance, contract work, and in turn going remote.  Being able to work wherever you want is liberating. People with young children can stay home if they wish. Those with the travel bug (like yours truly) can work from a [...]

By | 2017-04-30T17:18:54+00:00 May 4th, 2017|budget, Living Abroad, Reviews, Travel, Work Remotely|Comments Off on Why Airbnb is a Remote Worker’s Dream

VIPKid: A Guide for Newbies – Part Two

In part one of VIPKid: a guide for newbies, we covered how to get hired, getting your first class, and navigating the teacher's portal. These are by and large the most important things beyond actually teaching. It's how you get started and how you'll get into your classes each day.  If you still haven't decided [...]

By | 2017-04-29T14:37:56+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Teaching, Teaching Resource, Work Remotely|Comments Off on VIPKid: A Guide for Newbies – Part Two

VIPKid: A Guide for Newbies – Part One

As you may already know, teaching ESL Online is my main source of income as a digital nomad. While I work for VIPKid, there are TONS of online teaching platforms. For those of you considering signing up with VIPKid or are new to the program and looking for a little more insight, this post is [...]

By | 2017-04-28T19:13:36+00:00 April 29th, 2017|Teaching, Teaching Resource, Work Remotely|Comments Off on VIPKid: A Guide for Newbies – Part One

Dublin in a Day

Whether you're just here for a short time or want to get all your sight seeing in on your one day of sunshine so you can spend those rainy days in your cafe/office/hotel getting shit done - here's the best to see of Dublin - in a day. Getting around While Dublin [...]

By | 2017-04-26T16:15:55+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Europe, Ireland, Travel|Comments Off on Dublin in a Day

Visiting Castles in Cork

There are over 40 castles in the County of Cork. Cork is the biggest county in Ireland, which I only learned after booking a hotel in "Cork," taking a bus to "Cork City," and learning that Cork is much bigger than a city and there was no way to get to our hotel. Nonetheless, [...]

By | 2017-04-20T18:37:43+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Europe, Ireland, Travel|Comments Off on Visiting Castles in Cork

When your travels don’t go as planned – the bus strikes & my trip around Ireland

Things don't always go as planned. Any traveller knows you have to come to "expect the unexpected." On this current trip in Ireland that has certainly been true. Keen to explore as much of the country as possible I was looking to do a castle hopping tour as well as hit some highlights such as [...]

By | 2017-04-14T19:56:22+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Europe, Ireland, Travel|Comments Off on When your travels don’t go as planned – the bus strikes & my trip around Ireland

1 Day Tour in Scotland with Haggis Adventures

Scotland has so much to offer, it's literally impossible to see it all - especially during a short stay. I was visiting Edinburgh for one week, house and pet sitting on the outskirts of the city centre, near Arthur's Seat. Many days were spent exploring the city, the beautiful old buildings, the castle on [...]

By | 2017-04-10T18:28:17+00:00 April 9th, 2017|Europe, Reviews, Scotland, Travel|Comments Off on 1 Day Tour in Scotland with Haggis Adventures
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