5 Day Staycation in Brisbane

COVID19 sucks. International travel is still banned, state borders in Australia is a thing and despite Queensland having a population of 5+ million and being around 8 times the size of the UK with just 6 deaths – rules and regulations are everywhere. So when I had a chance to take a few days offContinue reading “5 Day Staycation in Brisbane”

Make Money in Europe: Passive Income with Bondora

I earned 160€ in 6 months with Bondora and you can do the same. Get 5€ free credit to get started in earning a passive income in Europe. Investing and Travel go hand in hand For some of us a short 90 day Schengen visa just isn’t enough. We want to explore everything Europe hasContinue reading “Make Money in Europe: Passive Income with Bondora”

A Stalker’s Souvenir

Seeing as we’re all looking back at travel photos and stories during this COVID19 pandemic, thought I’d share this one… We’d arrived at a souvenir store of sorts in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Generally I avoid these stores because I find them boring and tacky, but this time, I reluctantly agreed. “I’ll just wait here”Continue reading “A Stalker’s Souvenir”

100 reasons to visit Estonia

1. It’s Medieval AF! 2. Day trips to Helsinki! 3. The Forests and Fresh Air 4. Estonian Design is Cool! 5. It’s Europe on a Budget 6. You’re Single? 7. You like Smart People 8. You Drink Craft Beer 9. Luxury Spa Hotels… 10. Because… Hipster Cafés 11. Personal Space and Privacy! 12. Mushroom SeasonContinue reading “100 reasons to visit Estonia”

Getting residency in Estonia

I’ve always wanted to live in Europe but was born with the wrong passport. If you’re non-EU and looking at applying for a D Visa / TRP or you’re curious about about Estonia’s eResidency this post is for you. These days I travel between Australia and Europe every year. It’s been like this since 2006.Continue reading “Getting residency in Estonia”

COVID-19 Part 2/2: The Good

Many good things have come out of this crisis. Those who like breaking routine and being creative are embracing the “new normal”. Here’s a few ways you can capitalise on the current disruptions: Australian Stimulus Payments & Superannuation Withdrawals Many Governments around the world have issued “economic stimulus payments”. In Australia, $750 payments have alreadyContinue reading “COVID-19 Part 2/2: The Good”

COVID-19 Part 1/2: The Bad

Since my last post a lot in the world has changed. We’ve left Estonia and returned to Brisbane to be with family, to pursue professional work, financial interests and just generally enjoy the Australian lifestyle for a moment. This was always the post Sabbatical plan and we’ll remain here until we return to Estonia inContinue reading “COVID-19 Part 1/2: The Bad”

How Much Money I Spent in Estonia

Want to know how much money you need to live in Estonia? Short answer: you need 20,000€ – 25,000€ p.a. Well, kind of. It depends. “How long is a piece of string?“. How much money (“raha”) you need depends on your lifestyle, where you live and whether or not you have a serious caffeine addictionContinue reading “How Much Money I Spent in Estonia”

European Sabbatical

Running into an old friend when it’s been a while. A long while. You know the feeling. “so what have you been up to?”, you’re lost for words. So much has happened. This is where we’re at right now, you and I. As the new year begins I’m reflecting on my European sabbatical. I’m askingContinue reading “European Sabbatical”

Where to Stay in Tallinn, #Estonia?

So you’re planning a trip to Tallinn and you’re wondering where to stay? Good news. Tallinn’s districts cater to different budgets and styles. Better yet, Tallinn is tiny. 159.3 km². Brisbane’s about 100 times greater than Tallinn! This means, all of the following districts are within walking distance to the main attraction – Tallinn Old Town.Continue reading “Where to Stay in Tallinn, #Estonia?”

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