When I think back at my travels, Thailand is the first place I return to because it was the first place I landed and a place I returned to again and again across my wandering. It was awe, mystery and wonder all wrapped up in that sense of adventure and what comes next. It was …Continue reading "Looking back at 7 and a half Years of Travel"
Prior to 2020 the projections for the growth in air traffic globally projected by Statista was 4.1% which represented a slight decline from 2019’s 4.2% projection. As the reality of the pandemic hit country after country air traffic has been cut by nearly half according to The Guardian’s an analysis of the data from Flightradar24 …Continue reading "Fear of Flying except now its because of #COVID_19 and the risks #flying has on all of us"
When I left Canada at the end of February, the coronavirus was already on spreading across the world. When I first arrived in country you saw the signs at immigration warning people about where they have been. Since I left the warnings have increased, borders have closed, the flights in and out of entire continents …Continue reading "What to do in the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic"
I have been travelling around for a couple years and have met a lot of people that have their own businesses online some doing affiliate marketing, others doing online stores and whatever and I don’t want to get a normal job. I am thinking about writing fiction and or doing a blog of some sort. …Continue reading "Should I blog??"
I remember when I first made the decision to leave Canada, I thought it would be a year or two of wandering. I thought I would travel and head back but instead I kept going and have had the privilege of meeting amazing people, making places like Thailand and New Zealand homes at different points …Continue reading "Near the end or at least a pause of the path"
I’ve kind if been lost for a little while, just styaing in one place and not moving on. I didn’t expect to stay in Antalya but I have and now its time to move on. In a few years of travel I have been conditioned to be frugal to the extreme which has cost me. …Continue reading "A thought on what comes next"
I was in India for 2 months and was looking at the price of medication and found that insulin was dirt cheap in comparison to what I had paid for it in Canada. I was wondering how much it would cost to get a yellow fever vaccination because it was one of the most expensive …Continue reading "Getting your Yellow Fever Vaccination in Mumbai"
I’ve come to realize that I am a really bad tourist because I try not to spend a lot and stretch my dollar to it’s absolute limit. I don’t do tours or stay in super nice places and don’t buy much of anything if it isn’t transporation, food or a roof over my head. I …Continue reading "A Bad Tourist, economic aka cheap traveler"
I have been in Thailand off and on for years and always wanted to experience what Loi Krathong or the Yi Peng festival was like. It’s one of the first photos you see when you do even the most superficial research about Thailand. The volume and scale of the lanterns that float in rivers or …Continue reading "Floating Fires rise up and flow during Loi Krathong (or Yi Peng) in Chiang Mai"
When you travel a lot you hear about people who have been doing it for years. Some of go toAustralia or New Zealand on working holiday visas and others work under the table in some places or volunteer but every one of us has got the travel bug. Then there are those who find ways …Continue reading "A Nomad but not the Digital Kind"