About Us

Schiphol Airport

Schiphol Airport – Amsterdam

We, a couple in our mid 50s are finally leaving the life of work behind us. After much planning and anticipation we’re ready to move on to the next chapter in our lives.

The house has been sold, our possessions disposed of and two one-way tickets to Asia, departing May 9th 2015 have been bought: First stop – Bali, Indonesia.

The intention is to travel for as long as we enjoy it (hopefully years) and along the way we may even find somewhere to eventually settle down.IMG_0158

We’ll be taking our time, returning to places we loved the first time round, discovering new places and really just staying in each country for as long as the visa allows.

Initially we’re only considering Asia, Australia and New Zealand, but nothing is written in stone and Central America and Chile are still on the wish list.




10 thoughts on “About Us

  1. Sigi

    I am so looking forward to following you on your travels…wherever they take you! Wishing you wonderful times! x


    1. Adrienne Post author

      Thanks Joao – Been following your blog for a while now – love it 🙂


  2. rodi (Rob and Diane)

    Hi guys
    Looks like you are the European version of us. Your story sound about exactly the same with one exception; It’s commonplace for Europeans to do this but here in the USA it’s work, work, work, work, work until you die or become a Wal Mart greeter. Most Yanks could never do thsi and many are brainwashed into thinking the rest of teh world is dirty and crime ridden. Their loss; our gain !!

    We met other Dutch couples in our past travels and found you guys to be very interesting. I’d live to follow your blog and keep in touch via email. WE’d love to meet you somewherealong the way so let’s keep in touch !!

    Rob and Diane


    1. Adrienne & Dave Post author

      Hi Rodi,
      It would be great to meet up somewhere, sometime 🙂
      We are actually British, but have always been expats here in Holland and before that in Germany.
      Will continue to follow your blog and watch your progress with MM2H. Have you bought the plane ticket yet ?

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    2. rodi (Rob and Diane)

      Hi guys
      Brits: even better:)
      We are going to Canada for a month or so in May and June before buying the plane ticket to allow the MM2H some extra time to begin processing. Should be in Penang by late June. Please do keep in touch

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  3. Terry & Sue

    How wonderful to spend a little time with you in Hue. You are living a life that many of us just dream of. I’m so looking forward to following your travels. Don’t forget to put Alaska on your travel list. Best wishes and safe travels.


    1. Adrienne & Dave Post author

      We have to put Alaska on the list – We owe you a drink!😀


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