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My Marriage Moved Me To Amsterdam

Newness is incredibly intoxicating, isn’t it? Like marrying someone for example. But what about a bride who plans her wedding from scratch and then moves half way around the world

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Chapter 2: How to Organize & Manage Your Finances While Traveling

Financial planning and managing your finances is about more than just your budget and how you carry/access/spend your money (which I cover in detail in my Ultimate Guide to Traveling

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Choosing The Right Bank For You

In my Ultimate Guide to Traveling With Money, I discuss using ATMs, debit cards, and credit cards on the road. But what about banking on the road? For example, what

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Spang Makandra

My friend Rafael told me about this amazing Surinamese- Javanese restaurant in De Pijp back in 2010. Amsterdam is a melting pot of different cultures and I was curious about this

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Best Ramen in Amsterdam- Le Fou Fow

Everyone knows that the best Ramen in the Benelux can be found in Dusseldorf. Our friends Rita and Nuno told us about this little lunch spot located on the third

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Staring at Jacob

Thank you to Jessica for the tip on this great brunch place in Oud West run by the same guys behind restaurant Fraiche. There is no website, but there can

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How I Became The Professional Hobo (Part I: The Dream, The Decision)

I’m regularly asked how I became The Professional Hobo. What was the catalyst for my decision to sell everything in favour of full-time travel? How did I do it? And most

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What to Do With Your House While You Travel

If you rent your current place of accommodation, your decision will be whether to sublet, leave it empty, or move out. Criteria for this decision may include how long you’re

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Selling Your House Before You Travel

Selling your house can have just as many things to consider before you pull the trigger. For example, what is the current real estate market doing in your neighbourhood and

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Here’s How Not to Ride a Bike in Amsterdam

Introducing What Had Happened Was, an as-told-to series for those who’ve had wild experiences abroad but don’t want to get fired from their day job back home because of their adventures

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