Top Backpacker Hostels in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Finding the right hostel in Malaysia, especially in Kuala Lumpur, can be quite complicated! Kuala Lumpur is such a big city and there are different areas to pick from! After spending six weeks working in a hostel in Kuala Lumpur I’ve been surrounded by hostels and...

Best Hostels in Canggu, Bali

Finding the right hostel isn’t always super easy! It can always be a risk as most travelers have different standards when it comes to backpacking. After spending quite a while in Canggu, Bali, I heard many things about hostels and I also stayed in different ones. I...

Bye 2017 – A Broken Backpack’s Travel Recap

2017 was a year full of living abroad adventures. I love traveling but I can’t do long-term non-stop traveling anymore. It’s simple; I’m not getting any younger and I have to keep the wallet happy! In November 2016 I was moving to the UK temporarily. I did stay there...

Top Holiday Destinations This October

The month of October brings with it cooler weather, Halloween and of course the usual premature Christmas hype. As the days start getting shorter, we sit there casting our minds back to summer and maybe to that wonderful holiday you had. For most, a holiday during the...

These 17 Travel Girls Will Convince You To Take That Trip.

Most people dream of traveling the world. They will secretly be scrolling through their Facebook and Instagram feed and dream a little.   What would you do if you had countless money?  That’d be easy for me; I’d travel the world - without worrying too much about...

Birthday Wishes To Myself – Happy Travels!

I'm not getting any younger. And I have no intention to insult you. I'm turning 28. When I was 16 years old, I wouldn't have had a clue I'd end up being in an English relationship. If I had known, I might have paid attention in English classes. When I decided to move...

TravelSmart: The New Must-Have Free Travel App

Life can be full of unexpected situations. So is the traveling lifestyle. How you handle them and the tools you have might influence your life/your trip. There are many tools out there to make our life easier. When I heard about TravelSmart App I thought this free app...

Europe’s Famous Hostels: St-Christopher’s Inns

Oh Dear Hostel Life. I stay in hostels quite often. Why’s that? Simple; I do what it takes to keep me on the road. I’m seeking affordable options and staying in hostels in one of them.   Bonus: As a solo traveler, it’s a good way to make friends and meet people from...

Top Digital Nomad Tools That are Going to Make Your Life Easy

Working online or remotely seems to be the dream for many people. They seem to think it’s easier to work next to the pool… To be fair, I’d rather sit next to the pool every day than having to hide in a cubicle. But what about all these other temptations that play...

How To Become A Digital Nomad – One Year Later

A year ago, I was about to make some big changes in my life.  I was already living abroad - in Australia to be exact.  I was quitting my “temporary” job on the farm to visit home after 20 something months.   I would be home for 6 weeks which means I couldn’t get a...

What’s a VPN and why you might need one

When I arrived in China, I wondered if I would be able to keep up with the blog and to work on my other assignments (#digitalnomadlife). Why’s that? Because Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google are prohibited in China.  It has been like that for many years already....



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