Category Archives: Musings

The Best Laid Plans …..


Self-isolating in style

That time has come round again – It’s 5 years to the day since we retired, left The Netherlands and got on a one-way flight to Bali to start our lives as “Permanent Tourists”. And here we are – More “Permanent” than “Tourists” 🙂

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Things are Changing

We didn’t just celebrate our birthdays in May, but also 4 years of retirement and being permanent tourists. Settling down is not yet a consideration: We have no idea where we’d want to live long term plus we still get really excited about planning and moving on. It is definitely time to start considering other destinations besides South-East Asia though.

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4 Weeks left and raring to go!

us happy2Well, this is the last post from The Netherlands and boy, are we looking forward to blogging from more exotic locations in the future 🙂

Time is running away from us and all of a sudden we only have four weekends left before we leave, one of which I’ll be in Berlin visiting my father: Leaves three to get the final bits and pieces sorted out. Continue reading

90 Days and Counting !

Indonesia-0002It’s hard to imagine that in three months we’ll be off; the waiting is becoming more and more difficult and as for concentrating on work – nigh on impossible.

All the big things have been taken care of: House is sold, belongings have been given away or sold.  The camper has found a new owner and we’ve handed in our notice.

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