September 5, 2013 @ 12:05 pm - posted by Drew Charles
I was in Phnom Penh standing on the balcony looking over the river as I took another sip of the Amaretto. It was only my second drink of the night, but it was hitting me hard. I was starting to sway with the evening breeze, this must be a magic mushroom trip. “Maggy Maggy Maggy mushrooms”, Sophie laughed. [ more...]
September 3, 2013 @ 3:49 pm - posted by Liz
Ever wanted to take a black cab around the world while breaking two Guinness World Records and clocking up £80,000 on the meter? Paul Archer and his mates did just that, and even took time to drive up Everest on the worlds longest taxi ride. [ more...]
September 1, 2013 @ 11:40 am - posted by Liz
Planning your career break or sabbatical is really exciting, but you have to do the boring stuff as well…like finance and budget planning……. But trust me, it’s easier than it sounds. To start off with, all you have to do is work out what’s coming into the savings pot, budget for outgoings, plus where you can make savings and earn more money.  Once you know how much money you have, [ more...]
August 30, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - posted by Drew Charles
I’m back in Chengdu now, having had a stint in Singapore and Thailand, but rather than list the times I brush my teeth and scratch my head I thought I’d focus in on one weekend in particular… my own motorcycle diaries. Saturday – Chiang Mai Thailand I woke up thinking I had a hangover, but as I stepped out of bed I stumbled, which confirmed I was actually still drunk. The problem with waking [ more...]
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