From countryside farmhouses to ancient walled cities and breath-taking coastal pathways to delicious, hidden-gem restaurants, the tiny island nation of Malta has a little of something for everyone. In fact, it’s home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites (and another pending), over 250 kilometres of coastline, and, thanks to its far southern location, one of the warmest climates in Europe...
A capuchin monkey is in a tree just a few steps from where I sit. I stay still for as long as I can—I’m enjoying looking at him and don’t want to scare him away. Surrounded by lush rainforest, I could almost forget that I’m in Panama City. But I am hooked into WiFi in a cafe and—now that the monkey has scarpered—I’m tapping away on my laptop...
I live in Brisbane but I love travelling overseas and spending time ‘living like a local’ in fascinating foreign cities. This year I took off to Cordoba, Argentina’s second largest city, for five weeks. I’m able to do this thanks to my career as a freelance writer. It means I can make money from just about anywhere on earth that has affordable accommodation and reliable WiFi...