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  • Digital Nomad Guide to Living in Turkey – Goats On The Road

    Digital Nomad Guide to Living in Turkey – Goats On The Road

    If you’re wondering what it’s like to be a digital nomad living in Turkey, you’re not alone. You’re making a very popular choice and, in all honesty, I can’t blame you. Turkey is a fantastic country with amazing scenery, culture, food, history, and friendly locals. But, before you make your final decision, it’s best that…

  • The 8 Best Hostels in Chiang Mai (Updated 2024)

    The 8 Best Hostels in Chiang Mai (Updated 2024)

    Posted: 2/20/24 | February 20th, 2024 Chiang Mai is the most popular destination in northern Thailand. It’s a hub for travelers looking to go trekking in the jungle or visit the nearby elephant sanctuaries. I love it here. I was there recently and glad to see that, even post-COVID, the vibe the city has remained…

  • The 12 Best Things to Do in Miami (Updated 2024)

    The 12 Best Things to Do in Miami (Updated 2024)

    Posted: 2/20/24 | February 20th, 2024 Miami is vibrant city known for its beach culture, party scene, Cuban influence. It’s definitely considered one of the more high energy, fun cities in America. Miami attracts millions of visitors per year. Personally, Miami isn’t my favorite city in the States (though I do love the beaches), but…

  • 15 Pros and Cons of Living in Koh Samui – Goats On The Road

    15 Pros and Cons of Living in Koh Samui – Goats On The Road

    For two and a half glorious years, I had the pleasure of living on the gorgeous island of Koh Samui, Thailand. To this day, I consider it my favorite place I’ve ever been to on earth (so far). There are so many pros to living on Koh Samui, but, of course, there are some challenges…

  • The 20 Best Things to Do in Mexico City (Updated 2024)

    The 20 Best Things to Do in Mexico City (Updated 2024)

    Posted: 2/19/24 | February 19th, 2024 Mexico City is the fifth largest city in the world, a sprawling metropolis where history and culture converge in a dynamic tapestry of bright colors, diverse cuisines, and lively districts. I love it here. I’ve been a handful of times and never get tired of exploring and eating my…

  • The 7 Best Hotels in Barcelona (Updated 2024)

    The 7 Best Hotels in Barcelona (Updated 2024)

    Posted: 2/19/24 | February 19th, 2024 With its world-class food scene, rambunctious nightlife, sunny weather, and laid-back pace, Barcelona is one of my favorite cities in Europe. It’s also one of the most-visited cities on the continent, bursting at the seams every summer as travelers come to explore, admire its art and architecture (Gaudi has…

  • The 7 Best Hotels in Bangkok (Updated 2024)

    The 7 Best Hotels in Bangkok (Updated 2024)

    Posted: 2/19/24 | February 19th, 2024 Famous for its chaotic streets, friendly people, cheap and delicious street food, and wild nightlife, Bangkok is one of my favorite cities in the world (I even spent two years living here). It just has a contagious energy that can’t be beat. I never ever ever get tired of…

  • How to Start House Sitting in Italy (+Get Free Accommodation) – Goats On The Road

    How to Start House Sitting in Italy (+Get Free Accommodation) – Goats On The Road

    In this article, I’ll outline the best ways to become a house sitter in Italy. Since leaving my home in the UK in 2022 and embarking on a global traveling adventure, I’ve been fortunate enough to enjoy two fantastic spells in Italy. House sitting has played a big part in allowing me to travel extensively…

  • Best Packing List for Florida: 20 Must-Haves for the Perfect Trip – Goats On The Road

    Best Packing List for Florida: 20 Must-Haves for the Perfect Trip – Goats On The Road

    Writing your best packing list for Florida can be a headache if you’re unfamiliar with the weather in the area. Knowing what to pack and what to leave behind can be confusing. To help alleviate some of this uncertainty, it’s important to consider the climate and the activities you plan on engaging in during your…

  • World of Hyatt loyalists: Book these SLH properties before they leave the Hyatt system – The Points Guy

    World of Hyatt loyalists: Book these SLH properties before they leave the Hyatt system – The Points Guy

    World of Hyatt members have plenty of reasons to don their mourning veils as of late. The loyalty partnership between Hyatt and MGM Resorts severed, and Marriott is now the hotel conglomerate of choice for the Las Vegas gaming giant. More recently, Small Luxury Hotels of the World — a great way for World of…