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Travel Bucket List-2017 Gapyear and Expating

Last year’s travel bucket list focused on Africa… And with a reason, we were living in Angola and knew it would be our last year there. So, we had to...

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Sports Tourism – Allianz Arena and Bayern Museum

If you know me you know that I am a huge sports fan! Football above it all, but Tennis, Ice Hockey, Cycling, Athletics, you name it! Heck, even Gymnastics, Fencing...

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What will you learn working in Angola as expat?

We have been wanting to do a recap post about our working experience in Angola for a while now. After almost 5 years working for an Angolan company, first from Portugal...

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Thailand – a Journey about Freedom (I)

Sa-wat-dii-khap (khâ)! (Welcome to Thailand!) You certainly had heard that Thailand is “the smile’s land”. And that is not a lie… Today we want to tell you a little bit...

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The SECRET to find the best hotel rates

This post aims to show the step by step method to discover the best rate for a night in a hotel. Many of you probably just go to booking.com or hotels.com search...

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Kissama National Park – A Safari in Angola

Kissama national park is about 75 km south to Luanda. It’s close enough to easily do a day trip and far enough to be completely outside the city influence. The...

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Victoria Falls – A world natural wonder in Africa

After 8 days in nomad’s overland safari, all the way back from Windhoek, we finally arrived to our destination. And what a destination it was… one of the seven wonders of the natural...

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Safari in Africa

This was an amazing trip, and the first of our 2016 bucket list. How could it be other way? It was full of adrenaline, adventure but at the same time stress...

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Oil crash in Angola

2015 was the year of the oil crisis. Oil started depreciating late 2014 and continued during 2015. It went from 100 USD to 50 USD, and then to almost 35 USD. Apparently low oil prices...

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Bucket list for 2016

So it is time to share the plans for this year, or at least start daydreaming about our bucket list of the places we want to go in 2016: 1. Namibia,...

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Do you know what prego sauce is?

The first time we went together to South Africa we did something different: we stayed at a friend’s house instead of a hotel/hostel. We were so well received in our...

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Best Christmas gifts for travelers

It’s that time of the year! It’s Christmas time!! We listen to all the Christmas songs, eat candies (oh my sweet Ferrero Rocher) and make the Christmas trees. We feel the Christmas spirit...

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10 more things about Angola you need to know

After the huge success of the previous post (thank you for all the kind words 🙂 ) we decided to make a follow-up post about another 10 things about Angola...

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Top things to do in the Joburg area

During our last trip to south Africa we spent a few days in the Joburg and Pretoria area, both before and after our adventure in the Kruger National Park. Despite...

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Accommodation – Saving tips for travelers

In Economics there’s a principle called the Pareto principle, which basically observes that a large number of factors or agents contribute to a result, the majority (about 80 percent) of the result...