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Breaking the Law in China

China is a country of rule breakers. It’s a nation of criminals, scofflaws, delinquents, lawbreakers, and ne’er do wells who are constantly engaged in a convoluted game of cat and mouse wi... read more

Posted on 25 November 2021 | 3:07 am

on a road to nowhere

Where to Stash Your Down Payment Savings

Where should you stash your down payment savings? That's a very good question. You want to see it grow not stagnate in a bank account earning a dismal interest rate of less than 1%. But on the other h... read more

Posted on 24 November 2021 | 4:46 pm

Tucandream [ a lifestyle]

Top 20 Most Amazing Beaches in Croatia

Top 20 Most Amazing Beaches in Croatia The beaches in Croatia are a highlight of the country and an absolute magnet for visitors from all over the world. On the 2,000-kilometer coast of the Croatian A... read more

Posted on 24 November 2021 | 10:35 am


50 Costa Rica Travel Tips – Things You Need to Know

There are many Costa Rica travel tips that can make all the difference between a great travel experience and a negative one. We want you to always have the best experience as possible in this little c... read more

Posted on 22 November 2021 | 12:28 pm

Costa Rica Vibes

Plettenberg Bay South Africa | Top Things to Do & Places to Stay

Plettenberg Bay in South Africa is a dreamy seaside destination located along the Western Cape’s famous Garden Route. It is home to pristine beaches and is surrounded by untouched nature, making... read more

Posted on 22 November 2021 | 9:22 am

Life From A Bag

How to beat expat loneliness

Moving to a foreign country is an exciting time, particularly at the start, when you're settling into your new home. Once the initial...... read more

Posted on 21 November 2021 | 12:39 pm

Out of the Office

Costa Rica Coronavirus, COVID-19

Coronavirus – COVID-19. The virus that was declared a global pandemic on March 11, 2020 by the World Health Organization rapidly reached all corners of the world, including Costa Rica. On March ... read more

Posted on 20 November 2021 | 9:45 am


Travel Photography Gear Guide – What’s in My Bag?

I’ve been traveling the world for 9 years and capturing my adventures along the way. Take a look inside my camera bag! Source... read more

Posted on 19 November 2021 | 9:21 am

Dabbling in Jet Lag

Discovering Belgium: Walking our way through Bruges

Reading Time: 14 minutes A few months went by before we were able to take our second trip to Belgium. We made sure to find a city with a little more character than “Manneken Pis.&rdqu... read more

Posted on 10 November 2021 | 8:02 pm

Planes Trains and Shanes

Bilingual kids as expats

Science says said bilinguals have it easier to learn a third language. Our bilingual twins don´t seem to have big problems learning English – or even Te Reo (Maori language) so far. Biling... read more

Posted on 4 November 2021 | 10:09 pm

Nordic Dowager

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