10 Places to See by Scooter in Kenting, Taiwan

While Kenting does have taxis and buses, the best way by far to see the southern tip of Taiwan is by electric scooter. From beaches, to cliffs, to National Parks, there’s plenty to see with the help of two wheels in Kenting. An electric scooter can be rented without a license in Kenting (although ID…

From Best to Worst: A Weird and Wonderful Taipei Food Tour

Taiwan has some of the best and the grossest food I’ve ever tried, and I’m still determined to create my ultimate top ten list of Taiwanese foods, so this Saturday I took an 11 AM gastronomic adventure all around Taipei with Taipei Eats. The food started out gently in a local Taipei wet market with…

The 5 Surprising Benefits of the CELTA (or another TEFL course)

The CELTA and other week-long or longer TEFL courses offer a lot in the way of experience and practical knowledge. And of course that certification will look great on your resume, but taking a TEFL course might also help you advance other aspects of your life. Read on to discover the 7 surprising benefits of…

My Top 5 Hanoi Street Food Joints

Street food is more than just cheap in Hanoi, it becomes a way of life, a routine, a comforting place where you see the same workers, the same regulars and the same dirty plastic stools at least once a week. Here are the five street food joints that have made their way into my regular…