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Taipei Digital Nomad Destination Guide

Last updated on January 16th, 2020I used to think of Taipei and Taiwan as an extension of China. In my ignorance (before I visited) I expected an island version of mainland China. There is some truth in this, but that doesn‘t tell the whole story. The Taiwanese people are descendants of Chinese (there are indigenous tribes but …

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Bangkok Photo Tours: Get The Best Shots In BKK

Last updated on January 16th, 2020I have to admit, I’m not a great photographer. My camera makes my photos look good. Or rather, the camera helps make it look like I know what I’m doing. I spent a year and a half in Bangkok and took some amazing (in my own words) photos. Purely by accident, …

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The Best Digital Nomad-Friendly Coffee Shops In Bangkok

Last updated on January 16th, 2020After a year and a half of living and working as a digital nomad in Bangkok, my curated list of the best coffee shops in Bangkok for working should help other digital nomads. It’s an opinionated list, of course. Coffee and workspace environments are subjective. Bangkok is one of the …

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The Philippines: Digital Nomad Guide

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Let’s start with the bad stuff. The traffic is awful. Filipino cities are the epitome of gridlock. Traffic moves slower than a glacier and it’s a common problem in every large city. Too many cars and no infrastructure. The heat is intense and relentless (30 degrees Celcius for most of …

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Bangkok On A Budget – Save Money in Thailand’s Capital

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Bangkok is one of my favourite places in the world. As a vibrant city with a relatively low cost of living it’s a great base for exploring Asia. It’s also one of the most budget-friendly major cities in Southeast Asia. But there are plenty of places in the city to …

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The Best Treks in Nepal During Monsoon Season

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Even the mere mention of “Nepal” is enough to make any trekker’s feet itch with excitement, which should come as no surprise. The South Asian country is one of the most attractive trekking destinations in the world due to the diversity in its terrain. However, any avid hiker or trekker …

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Fun Facts About Bangkok That Will Impress Your Friends

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Facts About Thailand’s Capital that you probably never heard before. The most visited city in the world is full of surprises. It’s a place that continues to surprise even long term residents, regular visitors, and locals. Here are some interesting facts about Bangkok you didn’t know. World’s Largest Weekend Market …

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How to Apply for a Thailand Visa at the Thai Embassy in Taipei

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Looking for a great new destination for a Thai visa run? Run out of ideas for a short trip to get another 60-day tourist visa? Spending time in Thailand but want more than the 30-day visa on arrival? Travelling to a city that has a Thai embassy to apply for …

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How to get a Thai visa in Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

Get a 60-Day Thai Visa in Yangon – Visa Run Thailand Guide

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Let me tell you a secret (but don’t tell everyone else). Get your 60-day tourist visa for Thailand in Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)! The entire process is easier than in other popular visa run cities. Add to that the fact that Yangon is a lovely place to visit for a few …

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Bangkok vs Hanoi – City Comparison

Last updated on January 16th, 2020Thailand’s capital, Bangkok and the capital of Vietnam, Hanoi, are two popular destinations in South East Asia. They are separated by less than two hours of flying time and are often compared by food, culture, and livability. Which is the better city to visit and to live in long-term? If …

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