Kaizen

  • Week 22
    Ahhh! So one of the things I wanted to prove to myself this year was that I can travel alone. I’ve never done it- this week, Krabi, was my first solo trip ever. Which tbh was equal parts exciting and terrifying. It’s awesome to not have to accommodate another person’s ... read more
    Source: Dana Bakirtjy – Dana Went WherePublished on 2018-01-17By dbakirtjy
    6 days ago
  • Week 21
    I made it to Thailand, y’all! I’ve been dreaming about going to Thailand for honestly probably 10 years or more- basically as long as I can remember. And I’m finally here. And not just here to visit for a week or so. I’m going to be here for FIVE weeks. ... read more
    Source: Dana Bakirtjy – Dana Went WherePublished on 2018-01-17By dbakirtjy
    6 days ago
  • Back That Month Up | Lima
    A December to Rememberhttps://medium.com/media/95618041cbbada50fe5a39db67939c87/hrefOn Remote Year, some of the absolute best bonding experiences happen while on side trips with smaller groups of people. The quality time that you spend with the people you’re traveling with on these trips is really hard to replicate in the larger group settings.This month I was ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-16By Michael Constable
    7 days ago
  • Aiming for the banana peels
    A new perspective for those heading towards the RY finish lineexample of time going by as fast as when you’re speeding down rainbow mounta…er… road at 150cc as toadHaving to wait for things isn’t fun. Especially when you know something incredible is on the other side of whatever it is you’re waiting for.It’s ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-10By Michael Constable
    2 weeks ago
  • You’ve read all the “official” Remote Year packing lists. Now read this.
    I know, I know. You’re about to leave for a year abroad and want to make sure that you’re well equipped. You’ve read blog after blog, done your research, and are ready to press purchase on your Amazon prime cart.Don’t be like them.I, like you, bought ALL OF THE THINGS, and have ... read more
    Source: Aashima Kapoor – BonVoyAashPublished on 2018-01-09By Aashima Kapoor
    2 weeks ago
  • What the Pho? It’s 4:43am, I can’t sleep and I’m blogging.
    What happened?I took a deep breath, said seven Hail Marys and went for it. I heard that crossing the street in Hanoi would be like a game of Frogger but I wasn’t fully aware until the hundreds of motorbikes sped by me, leaving only my hair in the wind as ... read more
    Source: Milena Stancati – wanderLANIPublished on 2018-01-09
    2 weeks ago
  • Aiming for the banana peels
    A new perspective for those nearing the RY finish lineexample of time going by as fast as when you’re speeding down rainbow mounta…er… road at 150cc as toadHaving to wait for things isn’t fun.Especially when you know something incredible is on the other side of whatever it is you’re waiting for. It could ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-08By Michael Constable
    2 weeks ago
  • First Impressions | Lima
    Viajamos a sudamérica!On to the next!Continent, that is.Well, continents.Upon leaving KL, A small but inkredible krew of Kaizens did what any group of obnoxious digital nomads would do and decided to make a little pit stop (read: two weeks) in Africa on our way from SE Asia to South America because #remoteyear.As ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-04By Michael Constable
    3 weeks ago
  • Epic Side Trips | Cape Town
    Blessing the winds down in South AfricaOften times on Remote Year, you end up signing up for events and side trips that you never really intended on doing solely because the thought of missing out is too unbearable due to everyone else’s enthusiasm about it.That’s pretty much exactly what happened to me ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-04By Michael Constable
    3 weeks ago
  • Epic Side Trips | Cape Town
    Blessing the winds down in South AfricaOften times on Remote Year, you end up signing up for events and side trips that you never really intended on doing solely because the thought of missing out is too unbearable due to everyone else’s enthusiasm about it.That’s pretty much exactly what happened to me ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2018-01-04By Michael Constable
    3 weeks ago
  • Travel hell vol 2 – The long way around
    After so much travel it was bound to happen, so much seamless travel - I was running the gauntlet of good fortune, the tide would surely would turn some day. That day turned out to be today (or few days, I’m a little confused about timezones and how long I ... read more
    Source: Josh Bondy – #votejosh2020Published on 2017-12-10By Josh Bondy
    1 month ago
  • Rome if you want to.
    Q u o t e o f t h e d a y: "Sometimes the journey has to be traveled alone in order to appreciate the strengths that lie deep inside of you." -- Steven Aitchison What happened?Did I fall in love again? Well of course I did. It might ... read more
    Source: Milena Stancati – wanderLANIPublished on 2017-12-08
    2 months ago
  • Travel hell vol 1 – Escape from the Volcano
    After the hectic (and sometimes boozy) pace of Asia, landing in Bali felt as close to home as I have come for quite some months. Despite the scammy taxi drivers and hectic traffic, I found the place calming. There had been news stories about mount Agung for weeks now, ... read more
    Source: Josh Bondy – #votejosh2020Published on 2017-12-04By Josh Bondy
    2 months ago
  • Back That Month Up | Kuala Lumpur
    The right place at the right timehttps://medium.com/media/4ac03131387d90e3f5609a4e04b3f531/hrefThe NationYep, Ol’ Miguel is up to his tricks again and is switching things up a bit this month.While I usually highlight “The People” that made the month special for me, I feel like it’s only fitting to highlight the entire RY Nation this time around.From start ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2017-11-29By Michael Constable
    2 months ago
  • Back That Month Up | Kuala Lumpur
    The right place at the right timehttps://medium.com/media/4ac03131387d90e3f5609a4e04b3f531/hrefThe NationYep, Ol’ Miguel is up to his tricks again and is switching things up a bit this month.While I usually highlight “The People” that made the month special for me, I feel like it’s only fitting to highlight the entire RY Nation this time around.From start ... read more
    Source: Michael Constable – ATEXPATPublished on 2017-11-28By Michael Constable
    2 months ago