Category Archives: Self Help

Road Rules In Vietnam

Riding a scooter through Vietnam is perhaps one of the crazier things I’ve done. While I’m confident on a motorbike and have had plenty of experience in South East Asian traffic, the Vietnamese are just crazy. And the sheer number … Continue reading

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The Five Types of Photos Tourists Take

The best way to remember our vacations is by taking numerous photographs. We all have different skill levels when taking these snaps and we take them on an assortment of different devices: point and shoot cameras, underwater cameras, mobile phones, … Continue reading

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5 Simple Ways Not To Piss Off A Non-Smoker

Smoking is a choice but only for smokers. If you want to smoke go right ahead, it’s your life and I can’t stop you. As a reformed smoker for over 17 years I still get annoyed at the selfish behaviour … Continue reading

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Techtraveller – A New Breed of Traveller

Long-term travelling has changed over the past few years. It all began with the humble Backpacker, a traveller with a backpack who stays in budget hostels. They try to see the world as cheaply as possible by sleeping in mixed … Continue reading

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Busing your way around South America

In February 2013, I flew into South America. Since then I’ve travelled the continent mainly by bus. It’s honestly the easiest and most cost effect means to travel if you have plenty of time up your sleeve. 9 months later … Continue reading

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Extrovert vs Introvert

Most people in the world are spread somewhere between extroversion and introversion, with the majority being towards the extroverted end of the spectrum. There’s nothing wrong with being at either end, it just means your brain is wired differently. So … Continue reading

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Dreams of a Smoke Free World

Seventeen years ago, I gave up smoking and it’s still one of my greatest achievements. For more details on how I did it, read this post I wrote two years ago: Giving Up Smoking I’ll reiterate one particular point I … Continue reading

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