Category Archives: Batam

Renewing 1-year visa goes well

I had an interesting message today from a reader of this blog that I’ll try to use as a springboard for my effort today to personally, without legal help, apply for a new one-year non-immigrant (retirement) visa. The message was … Continue reading

Posted in bangkok, Batam, Hua Hin, immigration, Singapore, Thailand, Uncategorized, visa/passport

14 things I learned when I quit my job to travel the world

I found this article online and thought it appropriate for this site. I’ve taken the liberty of infusing my own insights. By Anisa Purbasari Two years ago, I made the decision to leave my job as a lawyer to travel … Continue reading

Posted in Bali, Batam, Catania, Costa Rica, Croatia, expatriates, Hua Hin, Indonesia, Jaco, laos, Local Culture, Malaysia, Penang, Quepos, Sicily, Sightseeing, Singapore, Smiling Hill, St Kitts and Nevis, Thailand, vientiane, Vodice, yogyakarta, Zadar | Tagged

Just what am I doing?

I’ve spent a lot of time recently contemplating my existence, what I am doing, why, and what’s next. Why the sudden soul-searching? I guess it’s the realization that I have come full circle in my adventure, finding myself once again … Continue reading

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