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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"...

A Trip to the Chiang Dao Nest in Northern Thailand

Chiang Dao Nests 1 and 2 in Northern ThailandIf you’ve spent some time in Northern Thailand, chances are you’ve heard whispers about a place called the Chiang Dao Nest. It’s in a small town in the Chiang Mai province and it’s actually two sister resorts less than 1km from each another. We say treat yourself to either the Nest 1 or Nest 2 when you have a long weekend to spare to relaxing and indulging in gourmet food. But that begs the question: Which one do you choose?

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The Secret Terracotta Arts Garden in Chiang Mai

The Secret Terracotta Arts Garden in Chiang Mai

One thing’s for sure: the Terracotta Arts Garden in Chiang Mai’s Old City is a new favorite of ours. We’ve known about this secret garden for a long time but it wasn’t until a friend visited there recently and mentioned how interesting it was that we had to see for ourselves. Spending the afternoon in a place filled with moss-covered earthenware, uneven cobblestone paths, and lush greenery made us feel like we took a step back into Thailand’s past.

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Tips for Visiting Thailand for the First Time

Tips for Visiting Thaland for the First Time

It wasn’t that long ago (ok, 2012) that we were visiting Thailand for the first time and had boatloads of questions before our arrival. So, we put ourselves into newbie shoes, thought about what our concerns were, and wrote up a list of essential tips that you can use during your first visit. Follow this mini guide and you’ll fit right in!
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10 American Habits We Lost After Moving to Thailand

10 American Habits We Lost After Moving to ThailandWe did a little reflecting on our life abroad and realized that there are definitely some American habits we lost after moving to Thailand. From being more low key and flexible to not taking life so seriously, we’ve thought back to how Thai culture has rubbed off on us, and you know what, it hasn’t been a bad thing!

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