October 2018 update – time rich, cash poor

Unbelievable that we’re moving into the last two years of the month! This whole year I’ve been planning and looking ahead to the end of 2018. Now that we’re almost there, I’m wondering where the year went, and where the next year will take me. But for now, let’s look back at the month of…

By Mindy November 5, 2018 8

Asia on the (not so) cheap – Japan edition

I gleefully named this travel series Asia on the Cheap, but as you can tell from the title of this post, our trip to Japan didn’t exactly fit into the cheap category. In fact the 16-day trip around Japan cost around one third of my total three-month travel budget – ouch!! But it was worth…

By Mindy November 1, 2018 4

Mastering self-discipline while on the road

Checking in, checking out; late night flights, early morning arrivals; endless immigration queues and figuring out how to navigate a new city. Travel can take a lot of time and energy. I’ve been on the road for the past month, and all of this disruption to my usual schedule makes it harder to keep up…

By Mindy October 29, 2018 0