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Nomadic Matt's Travel Site : Travel Better, Cheaper, Longer

Nomadic Matt's Travel Site : Travel Better, Cheaper, Longer
Why There is No Right Answer In travel, everything depends on your individual needs and desire. What travel credit card should you sign up for? Depends on your goals. Should you buy a rail… Reader Stories: How DJ Made All His Dreams Come True In our last reader story, I highlighted the story of Vikram and Ishwinder, an Indian couple who navigated a complex visa system in order to travel the world.…

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A Startup Coworking Tour of Asia For some, the entrepreneurial dream is raising millions of dollars in funding and working tirelessly towards that $100 million exit scenario. For others, the dream is building something sustainable that you and a small team can be proud of while having fun at work and answering to nobody except yourselves. This post is for the latter group. Designing a Brand Identity One of the most interesting projects that a graphic designer can take on is designing a logo. It can be daunting (and stressful) to come up with logo options based on market research, and stumble upon some "design magic" through the exploratory process. Narrowing it down to a final approved logo and then seeing it out in the world can be a very rewarding experience for a designer. However, most of the time, a logo is not enough. Large organizations with layers of management require a thorough brand identity system that provides a unified vision and tools that help everyone build the brand. But before we dig in, let's define the difference (and relationship) between a brand, an identity and a logo.

Eurotrip Hack: 10 Cities for $232 Stricken with a quarter-life crisis, you delve deeply within yourself for answers. Suddenly, a wave of overwhelming brilliance comes over you. Why hadn't you thought of this before? A Eurotrip is just what you need to set yourself straight! After all, you are entering the most shaping and character-forming years of your life. wenceslas square Wenceslas Square, viewed from the southeast end The upper part of Wenceslas Square at night Wenceslas Monument and National Museum, at night Stallion Ardo, the work of Myslbek exhibited in Košice, Slovakia – a model for the Wenceslas Monument Hotel Evropa

How to quit your job and travel: Tips on making your money go further Everything I thought I knew about travel turned out to be wrong. After years of seeing commercials, listening to friends, and drooling over pictures in magazines, I thought travel was expensive. Between transportation, expensive tours and activities, hotels, and food, to go anywhere was going to cost me a lot of money. Here are 5 co-working spaces in Bali Indonesia Bali is a widely-known paradise for tourists, treating them to its beautiful beaches, volcanoes, scenic rice fields, great spicy food, and an abundance of adventurous island activities. What you may not know is that Bali has a fast growing startup scene. There are many entrepreneurs, tech talent, initiatives, events, and startups based on the island. As the ecosystem emerges, co-working spaces are popping up across Bali to facilitate startups’ growth and development. If you’re looking for a nice place to work, interact, and collaborate on this island of Gods, here are five co-working spaces in Bali to consider: 1.

The 8 Chillest Places in Asia When you imagine the most peaceful place you’ve ever been, what comes to mind? I’ve been to places where, whether it’s because of a hippie vibe, a genuine feeling of peace, or just the amazing people around me (usually all three), it just feels chill, and I feel like I could stay there forever. I came to realize over time that these are the places I like the most. 10 Best Places to Live for Escaping World Conflict Travel Article at Expatify Where would you be the safest if World War 3 broke out tomorrow? Perhaps it’s a grim subject, but safety and distance from world conflict can be a motivating factor in your choice to expatriate. At the very least, conflict around the world can weigh heavy on the soul, and it’s nice to know there are some places still left in the world where you might be left in peace. Thus, we’ve assembled a list of the 10 best places to live if you want to escape world conflict.

st wenceslas Cardinal Miloslav Vlk with skull of Saint Wenceslaus during a procession on September 28, 2006 Wenceslaus I (Czech: Václav [ˈvaːtslaf] ( ); c. 907 – September 28, 935), or Wenceslas I, was the duke (kníže) of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935, purportedly in a plot by his own brother, Boleslav the Cruel. His martyrdom, and the popularity of several biographies, quickly gave rise to a reputation for heroic goodness, resulting in his being elevated to sainthood, posthumously declared king, and seen as the patron saint of the Czech state. He is the subject of "Good King Wenceslas", a Saint Stephen's Day carol written over 900 years later, in 1853, that remains popular to this day. Biography[edit]

30 Festivals To Experience Before You're 30 We have rounded up a list of 30 festivals we want to experience before we are 30! Reckon we will get through it? 30. Winter Light Festival 10 Essential Social Media Tools for Social Media Managers Check out 15 Essential Tools to Better Manage Social Media for an updated post. There is an assortment of social media tools available for major networks like Twitter or Facebook, and, for those who are not too familiar with their functions, they may all sound the same. As a social media manager, you may find that trying to figure out a difference between a sentiment analysis and an online influence tool is taking up the time you could be spending mapping out a successful social media strategy for your business. To help you sort through all the variety and pick the tools essential for social media management of your brand, we came up with this handy list.

Learn the art of natural navigation In this excerpt from Lonely Planet Magazine, natural navigation expert Tristan Gooley shows you how to ditch the compass and GPS and find your way using only the signposts that are all around us. These tips are written from a northern hemisphere perspective - many directions can be reversed for the southern hemisphere - eg, when the sun is at its highest in the southern hemisphere sky it's due north. These tips are just for interest. Prague Castle Prague Castle and the Charles Bridge Prague Castle (Czech: Pražský hrad) is the official residence and office of the President of the Czech Republic. Located in the Hradčany district of Prague and dating back to the ninth century, the castle has been a seat of power for kings of Bohemia, Holy Roman emperors, and presidents of Czechoslovakia. The Bohemian Crown Jewels are kept within a hidden room inside it. The Guinness Book of Records lists Prague Castle as the largest ancient castle in the world.[1] It occupies an area of almost 70,000 m2, at about 570 meters in length and an average of about 130 meters wide.

These Ancient Structures Are So Advanced, They Shouldn't Exist... Even If Built Today - Lightwear Apparel We either need to stop underestimating ancient cultures or it’s time we rule out primitive tools and hop on the alien bandwagon. These five ancient structures were not built by loincloth-wearing savages… Derinkuyu’s Massive, Ancient Underground City Wikipedia Commons Derinkuyu’s underground city was discovered in the 1960s in Turkey, when a modern house above ground was being renovated.

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