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After a unique cooking class in Lombok? Head to Anggrek Putih

After a unique cooking class in Lombok? Head to Anggrek Putih

Are you looking for an immersive cultural experience in Lombok? Are you in love with Indonesian food (and keen to cook it at home)? Anggrek Putih Cooking Class and Garden Tour might just be the right place for you. Set in lush tropical gardens and offering hands-on...

Want to run a marathon in Japan? Here is your 2025 Nagano Marathon guide

Want to run a marathon in Japan? Here is your 2025 Nagano Marathon guide

Would you like to run a marathon in Japan but don't qualify for Tokyo and are not keen to join the crowds in Osaka? Well, come to Nagano. Framed by the snow-capped Japanese Alps and with on-course entertainment that puts many majors to shame, the Nagano Marathon makes...

Need insurance? Find a policy that suits your needs

Need insurance? Find a policy that suits your needs

Insurance is an integral part of managing risks. You can’t avoid unexpected events from happening, but you can limit their (financial) impact. Having insurance can massively improve a potentially disastrous situation or add insult to injury (so to speak) – if your...

HUNU Cup: Goodbye single-use with this handbag-friendly alternative

HUNU Cup: Goodbye single-use with this handbag-friendly alternative

How do you have your (take-away) coffee, tea or hot chocolate (in the morning)? Do you have a reusable cup at work or that you bring it with you when you go to a coffee shop? Or do you go with the disposable cups your barista offers – because you always forget to...

Campervan relocations: What to expect and are they worthwhile?

Campervan relocations: What to expect and are they worthwhile?

One-way vehicle hires for a multi-week road trip can get expensive, especially in a country like New Zealand. It doesn’t have to be. Vehicle relocation deals (including campervan relocations) are an increasingly popular (and more affordable) option. We tested...

How to never miss your medication: Medisafe App Review

How to never miss your medication: Medisafe App Review

Taking medication as prescribed shouldn’t be difficult. But when life gets busy we might forget a dose, especially if taking medication is not a regular habit (yet). In some cases, missing a dose is not a big issue. In other cases, it can be life-threatening. So if...

Mail Forwarding New Zealand / Australia: How to get mail when you travel

Mail Forwarding New Zealand / Australia: How to get mail when you travel

While many of us receive our bills online these days, we can’t avoid physical mail altogether. So, what do you do with letters and parcels if you travel (around New Zealand or Australia) for more than just a few weeks? How do you provide proof of residential address...

An Intentional Life: Be inspired by these must-watch documentaries

An Intentional Life: Be inspired by these must-watch documentaries

Podcasts, books, (video) blogs and documentaries about intentional living (and its various incarnations) have been a great source of inspiration (and motivation booster) on our journey, and we are happy to share with you a shortlist of documentaries and television...

Goodbye Fast Fashion: How sustainably and ethically made is what you wear?

Goodbye Fast Fashion: How sustainably and ethically made is what you wear?

Living out of carry-on travel packs year-round, we have researched (almost) all our gear. Whatever made the cut meets our needs as location-independent, minimalist travellers and is sure to stand the test of time. Quality over quantity is not just a snappy phrase but...

Dental tourism: How to find the best dentist and why consider Türkiye

Dental tourism: How to find the best dentist and why consider Türkiye

If you are thinking about travelling overseas for your dental treatment, this article will explain what to consider, what questions to ask and how to determine which dental practitioner is right for you. While I focus in this post on Türkiye (simply because I had my...

Best ultralight packable daypack for minimalist travel and everyday

Best ultralight packable daypack for minimalist travel and everyday

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11 Life-Changing Podcasts For Aspiring Minimalists in 2024

11 Life-Changing Podcasts For Aspiring Minimalists in 2024

When you start a new journey, whatever it may be, chances are you are looking for others who have been there before you - whether to give you the push to finally do it, to provide inspiration to keep you going or to learn from their mistakes. On our journey to and...