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The Best Travel Books for Globetrotters to Get this Christmas

The Best Travel Books for Globetrotters to Get this Christmas

This post contains affiliate links. Before I started travelling the world full-time, I escaped to foreign worlds with books. They were not necessarily all travel books but I quickly became addicted to a recurrent theme of crossing borders and diving deep into new cultures. Does it surprise anyone that my final thesis in the subject […]

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How to Keep Your Reading Hobby while on the Road

I have made an embarrassing discovery. My vocabulary has shrunken quite dramatically. Once devouring novel after novel, sometimes entertaining myself in mock Shakespeare-esque and Oscar Wilde like conversations in my head, the current inner monologues evolve around words such as ‘good grief’, ‘geez’ and ‘like’. It seems I have grown lazy, not only by speaking […]

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What You Should Know about Shopping in Japan and Korea

Shopping is a pretty straightforward thing. You go into a shop, look at things, possiby try on if you like and then choose to buy or not to buy. But each country has their own little twist on things, whether bartering is a national sport in some countries, such as Turkey or Morocco, and in […]

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