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Major festivals around the region

With January ushering in a new calendar year, those new to living in Asia will soon discover that the festivals and holidays celebrated here can differ from…

New Hotels around Asia

Whether you’re planning a staycation or a trip around the region, there are lots of new options in Asia for your weekend break, Chinese New Year or…

Five things to do this weekend – 5th to 7th January

Got plans this weekend? Head to one of these exciting events happening around Bangkok...   Evergreen – Music Craft Community 7th January 2018 Blue Parrot Bangkok Read…

Great things to do this Christmas break – 22nd to 31st December

Got plans for the Christmas holidays? Head to one of these exciting events happening around Bangkok...   Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet Movenpick Sukhumvit Hotel 24th December 2017 Read…

How do you decide if a new location is safe to travel to?

Here are the 5 ways I find out, or work out, if I should add or remove a place from my travel bucket list. I hope they…

New Year’s resolutions slipping? Here’s how to keep them

If you feel, along with thousands of others, that those New Year’s resolutions you so strongly avowed you’d hold onto through to the end of 2018 are…

9 ways to make more money in 2018

If 2018 is the year you want to make more money, here are nine ideas that could get the ball rolling... I've searched online and thought about…

What's going on with Bitcoin?

Bitcoin grows rapidly and virally. But why? In July last year, each Bitcoin cost US$2,600. By November 2017 it was up to US$8,171. On Thursday this week…

Meet the Expats – Keith and Tina Paul, living in Cuenca, Ecuador

Keith and Tina have always been travellers. When their children were grown and flown they realised that they could be live a more international lifestyle and "stretch their…

Meet the Expat – Naomi Hattaway, now living in Nebraska

Naomi Hattaway knows a thing or two about moving home - she's done it 15 times! She's passionate about helping families through the (often painful) relocation process…

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