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Your Time is not Dispensable

YOUR TIME IS NOT DISPENSABLE   We are all getting older. You know it, I know it. Every second, every minute, every hour. Each time we get up in the morning with another day under our belt so too does the next one start. It’s been happening to us our whole lives. We’ve got pretty used …

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Temporary New Yorkers

A handful of ‘temporary’ New Yorkers hailing from New Zealand and Australia lend us their perspective of what it is like to live in NYC, the city that never sleeps.   To set the tone is a video by CONVICTS NYC , a digital media brand founded by Australians living in the USA. This video is …

Fairytale of New York

It’s hard to pick a starting point when it comes to NYC aka. The city that never sleeps, The Big Apple, The Capital of the World, Gotham City.   The good? The bad? The crazy? The unpredictable?   Whichever it is it will be on either end of the spectrum because when it comes to …

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A Good Conversation with Tahlia Northcroft

A huge welcome Tahlia Northcroft to our Good Conversation Series. I met this kick ass chica drinking coronas and cocktails at a beach bar in Tulum with a mutual friend. She shared her exciting plans of moving to Bali and starting a business. Fast forward only a few months and she is there doing it. Here is …

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Reasons Why You Can

Too many times we give ourselves excuses as to why we can’t or shouldn’t travel. Why we can’t go now, we don’t have enough money, we can’t afford the set back, we don’t want to go alone, we can’t have the time off and all the rest of it. Well here is a list of why …

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Do What You Want

DO WHAT YOU WANT There is an Alan Watts video “What if Money was no Object” which asks one very simple question – and yes well pretty self explanatory in the title; What would you like to do if money was no object? How would you really like to spend your life?     Okay, …

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Money F**kn Problems

MONEY F**KN PROBLEMS There always seems to be one thing in common with people our age travelling and wanting to set ourselves up on the otherside of the World. That tiny little issue that we aren’t high rollers with unlimited wads of cash to throw around. Well, not most of us anyway.   That’s the …

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A Guide to Never Settling

A GUIDE TO NEVER SETTLING There is something to be said for those destination Instagram pictures with the crystal blue water, the palm trees, the hammocks, its the idyllic lifestyle, the dream as they say. In your mind it is the place where you can have no worries in the world, if you’re lying in …

Join the Journey

JOIN THE JOURNEY The 8th of February 2015 I embarked on a journey with no idea where it would lead   I left New Zealand off the back of 4 years at University and a 3 month work contract with a one way ticket and very little money in my bank account.   Since then …