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The Ultimate Traveling Affiliate Laptop

As an affiliate who likes to travel i have become a big fan of netbooks. For my 8 month, round the world trip i took the ASUS EEE as it weighs less than a kilo, is nice and robust and was powerfull enough to run all the programs i required to work on my websites. […]

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Zumyn – Magic Mosaics

Searching for the perfect Christmas present is never easy. Especially when you want to combine it with your photos from a recent trip/event. In total i uploaded over 1500 photos from our round the world trip to flickr and was searching for a great present to combine them all. Then up stepped Zumyn. This great […]

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Videos from the travels

Most of the countries we visited had internet about as fast as an Henry apology which made uploading videos a little tricky. Now that we are back it’s time to share them. Now please bear in mind that these videos were taken with our tiny little camera, and i know even less about making films […]

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A Wider Perspective on the Travels

During the “big trip”, Friedi and i constantly wanted to share with friends and family exactly what we were seeing and feeling. And whilst uploading and sharing photos on Flickr was a great way for people to get an idea of what we were going through, it sometimes didn’t capture the whole experience. So as […]

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Essential tools for the Travelling Affiliate

For most of 2009 I have been travelling the world whilst keeping my affiliate business going at the same time. Before I left I realistically expected to see a drop in visitor numbers, site earnings, conversion rates etc. as I would be working a lot less, and when I was working it would be from […]

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Hong Kong

Tomorrow we fly back to Europe after almost 8 months of travelling round the world! Our final destination was Hong Kong, where we have just spent an amazing week with my great aunt and uncle. We stayed in Discovery Bay and enjoyed everything Hong Kong had to offer! (It is 1am at the moment and […]

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Yogyakarta, Borobudur and Prambanan

Just a quick post before Indonesia is forgotten… We spent a week in Yogyakarta followed by 3 days in Jakarta before flying out to Hong Kong last Thursday. In and around Yogyakarta (which was pretty touristy) we visited the Dutch fort, the sultans palace, the bird market, the sultans water palace a puppet maker, and […]

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Solo and around.

Solo is where Friedis grandparents and father lived about 50 years ago, so we spent a great week here exploring the past. We managed to get a booking for the final 3 days in the hotel that Friedis father lived in (Hotel Dana), and although much has changed we still managed to see alot of […]

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Malang / Gunung Bromo

3 days in Malang were great, even though we seemed to be the entertainment for the town! On one of the days we got up at 1.30am to go and see the sun rise at Mount Bromo and to look into the smoking volcano. On the way back we visited several temples but were “attacked” […]

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Bali (Ubud)

We arrived in Bali late Monday night and stayed in a great little place set amongst the rice fields 20 minutes outside of Ubud. The first 3 days we just spent wandering around taking in all the new sites, the many temples, statues, monkeys roaming wild, rice fields and the great food. For our final […]

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