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Quit Your Job – Sell Your Stuff – Travel Abroad

..."We spent last year selling everything and paying off thousands in consumer debt, planning our wedding, and ultimately figuring a way out of the daily nine to five. Twelve months later here we are living a truly free and location-independent lifestyle, currently in Chiang Mai, Thailand"...

Krabi Rock and Fire International Contest

Krabi Rock and Fire International Contest
Krabi doesn’t just have amazing beaches. It has amazing beaches  with towering picturesque limestone cliffs that make it among the world’s best and biggest rock climbing destinations. And actually, if you find yourself in Krabi in mid April, it’s a perfect opportunity to watch or even join the Krabi Rock and Fire International Contest.

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Why We Can’t Recommend Living On $500 Per Month in Chiang Mai

Why We Can't Recommend Living on $500 per month in Chiang Mai

Every once in a while we’ll have a reader sling a dollar value at us and ask if it’s possible to live on a certain budget in Chiang Mai. “Can I survive on $400 USD per month?” “Will I be comfortable on $750 per month?” But the most popular is, “Is $500 per month in Chiang Mai good enough?” When we first moved here, we tried living off $500 per person per month but oh-so-quickly realized it wasn’t going to happen. Here are a few good reasons why we don’t recommend anyone trying to do the same!

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Hangout Like a Local at Huay Tung Tao Lake in Chiang Mai

Hangout Like a Local at Huay Tung Tao Lake in Chiang Mai, ThailandNow that we live in Chiang Mai, the way we travel and spend money is much different from when we first vacationed here on our honeymoon two years ago. So where’s a cool place to go when we’re looking for a fun, cheap, and entertaining afternoon? It’s called Huay Tung Tao Lake, and it’s only about a twenty minute drive northwest of the Old City.

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