Guide to the parks in SZ

  Shenzhen is a city of parks, in fact there are so many it can be hard to know which…

Convenience store snacks in Taiwan

Something I like to do as I travel around Asia is check out the local convenience stores.  They are usually…

Five reasons to live in Shenzhen

Five reasons to live in Shenzhen, China This tech manufacturing hub has its musical and bookish sides too   Lying…

Things I have learned being in China

Many of you are considering coming to China to teach and some of you have already arrived but are having…

Staying in a pod capsule hotel in Singapore

Now Singapore can be an expensive city, and as such it’s not the easiest place to travel on a budget. …

Top Tips for Traveling Around Bali, Indonesia

Transportation in Bali comes in plenty of flavors, some more tourist-friendly than the others. If you’re not relying on your…

Volcano Mount Batur hike in Bali Indonesia

Mount Batur is a towering volcano in Bali that is ripe for hiking.  Should you do so you will be…

Campuhan rice fields walk Bali

Walking through the rice fields in Ubud is one of my favourite things to do whilst in Bali.  There are…