India LloydJan 28, 20113 Comments
Recently, I contributed my first post to Back in a Bit. It was an introductory piece with the aim of establishing my voice as a contributor and giving a rough idea of my background as an Australian living in the Cayman Islands. Never had I imagined that it would be contentious. Never had I imagined that my normal life would be considered a hotbed of self-indulgence and conceit.
Scott BridgesJan 27, 20112 Comments
For $20 more I could've flown direct from Doha to Colombo. But I've already got a bunch of flyer points with this other airline, you see, so I flew with them instead, saving myself the
CrikeyJan 24, 20112 Comments
Editor's Warning: some of the below photos are gruesome and show dead animals. Robin O'Brien writes: For something different, I t
Allan SoutarisJan 18, 20113 Comments
I'd like to present a study of the sometimes misunderstood mammal that is the Young Expat.
India LloydJan 17, 201118 Comments
Mention the words "tropical island" and most people conjure images of towering palms, sugar-white sands and sapphire waters, writes India Lloyd.
Amber JamiesonJan 7, 2011
Sure, sure, it's a week since we nursed New Years Eve hangovers and I've been back at work for several days and most blogs did their look back at 2010 last week and all the rest of it,
CrikeyJan 5, 201119 Comments
Only one more day to go of Paul Jonannessen's part-time gig teaching English to Japanese people, as he introduces us to all his students. From the cheeky young kids to the chronically shy teenagers and older middle management men, it's a sneak peek into Japanese society.
CrikeyJan 4, 2011
Sure, Frodo and Sam may have trekked all the way from The Shire to Mount Doom, but as far as epic journeys go, I can go one better. As a young girl I made the journey from Melbourne to Oxford, by way of Wellington, all to catch a glimpse of a real-life hobbit.