Asia


Updated on: 05/30/18Komodo Dragon Island is my final stop in Asia, and one of the more complicated ones to reach. I actually wondered if it was worth the effort to see some of the biggest lizards in the world. After much thought, I decided to pull the trigger, because I do want to see all Seven Wonders of Nature. How to see the Komodo Dragon Island To see the Komodo Dragon Island, you must first fly into Bali, Indonesia. After...

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Updated on: 05/30/18After an amazing trip to Jeju Island, I was feeling ready to continue the journey. My next destination will take me to Beijing, where I eagerly want to see the Great Wall of China. I booked a flight from Jeju Island to Beijing, with a layover in Nantong, using my Aeroplan. Not expecting any issues, I proceeded to the ticket counter to present my passport and to drop off my giant backpack. “Sir, do you have a VISA...

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Updated on: 01/8/19It was my turn to get my passport stamped at the Cambodian side of the border. I hand it to the immigration officer, and he begins to flip through the pages. “Where is your Cambodia E Visa?” I tell him I thought I only needed it to enter the country, not to exit. He rudely throws my passport across the counter, hitting me in the chest. “Get your Cambodia E Visa printed or you can’t leave the country!” demanded the...

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Updated on: 05/30/18Because I aspire to succeed in building a strong source of location independent income, I decided to check out the most popular digital nomad hotspot in the world: Chiang Mai, Thailand. Simply put, a “digital nomad” is someone who bounces from one place to the next without ever having a permanent home. They often choose countries that have a low cost of living, and good internet, because most make money online. I...

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Updated on: 01/15/19When I went to Vietnam, my plan was to check out the up and coming digital nomad scene in Da Nang. Apparently, it’s a nice beach city with friendly locals and cheap prices. This area was definitely “up and coming”, but it was better suited for specific types of individuals. Finding an Apartment in Da Nang To find an apartment, I went with Air Bnb again. I needed something that was close to the beach, and basic...

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Updated on: 11/10/17Jeju Island is one of the Seven Wonders of Nature, but you never really hear about people coming here. Most would pick Thailand, Cambodia, or Vietnam during their Asian travels. But Far East Asia often seems to be neglected. My decision to visit Jeju Island in South Korea was one I did not regret. Most people who make their way here opt to visit the Eastern side because of the heritage sites. Without further delay,...

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