Work Full-time, Travel Solo, Have Fun

The road to ultimate productivity when working remotely while travelling the world I’ve traveled solo while working full-time for ten-plus months, across more than 15 countries. It’s one of the most fun and rewarding things I’ve ever done. My work breaks over the past year have included things like scuba diving in Belize, polo lessons in … Read more

The Future is Bright

Bright Solutions offers vulnerable women an opportunity to lift themselves out of poverty “It was a call on my heart to come to Vietnam,” says Fiona Briers, founding director of NGO Bright Solutions. “[Vietnam] is progressing rapidly, and giving many young people brighter futures. Through access to higher level education, English acquisition, international studies and … Read more

How To Lose A Fat Guy In 30 Days

Just because you’re not a contestant on The Biggest Loser doesn’t mean you can’t win your own weight-loss battle at home I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with food. I love it. It hates my waist. Prior to my thirties, I could eat obscene amounts of anything and still be rail thin, gleefully throwing it … Read more

Experimenting with Drugs

When the symptoms are your own, self-diagnosis via the Internet—or anywhere but a doctor’s office—can lead to inaccurate, worst-case scenarios You may have heard story before, or maybe you yourself have had the misfortune to experience it—your stomach aches, you sense a fever coming and your head hurts. It’s time to go to the doctor, … Read more

Smoke Signal

From moxibustion to pinch and pull therapeutic massages, traditional Chinese medicine practitioner Antoine Tran can help balance your energy Wherever you are in Saigon, chances are a massage of some sort can be found nearby. There’s an endless variety of offerings, from high-end spa packages promising an experience of the utmost serenity to the shady, … Read more