29. July 2013

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Discover Alicante With Avis Car Hire

Alicante is one of the best known cities across the White Coast of Spain. With its pine tree boulevards, vast beaches, shopping streets and good climate it is a popular destination for tourism in the summer. Pick up a car from Alicante airport and take a drive along the harbour for a beautiful view of [...]

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22. July 2013

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Monday Moment: Family Compound, Bali

Family Compound, Bali

We stopped into this family compound while on a bike tour outside of Ubud on the island of Bali. It was raining dreadfully hard so, instead of learning about the compound and how the family all works together, we all huddled under the eavesas best we could. This old man was sitting looking terribly amused. [...]

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22. July 2013

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Discover Madrid With Avis Car Hire

Madrid Avis Map

If you prefer city trips then Madrid is the place for you. It is packed with sites, activities and areas to explore over the summer months. The centre is full of history filled with ornate architecture such as; Plaza de España, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de Cibeles to name a few. Discovering the inner city [...]

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15. July 2013

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It’s Time For A Road Trip!!

Road Trip

Like all things, road trips evolve as we grow older. What starts as a handful of college buddies stuffed into an old Honda Civic after a late night, Bud Light infused, dance party turns into a ‘we can still do this’ marathon driving session to a friends cottage in between work assignments, followed by the [...]

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15. July 2013

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Take A Drive Around Mallorca With Avis Car Hire

Mallorca Branches

Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands which include: Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera. A great place to visit for the entire family, Mallorca has a wide variety of things to do almost every day of the year. The capital of the island is La Palma, one of the most visited locations in Mallorca. Being [...]

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8. July 2013

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Monday Moment: Kathmandu, Nepal

Marigold Strings, Kathmandu, Nepal

Much of Kathmandu is a haze of pollution, tangled wires, narrow alleyways, belching cars, aggressive touts, and overwhelming noises and smells. This closed up shop hung with a marigold ‘torana’ offered some visual peace; a sense of calm in a city full of calamity.

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8. July 2013

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Explore Tenerife

Explore Tenerife

Tenerife is also known as the ‘Island of Eternal Spring’ due it’s all year round warm climate and is visited by more than five million people each year! Explore the volcanic terrain by renting a car at Avis and driving through the natural park of Teide. Explore the hidden mountain villages and towns or if [...]

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1. July 2013

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The Pros, And Cons, Of Slow Travel

Good Morning Chiang Mai

When we came up with our plan to live in the world at a very slow pace we were pretty sure that we were going to love being able to settle in a little more and really get under the skin of a place. Our first stop, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, proved that we are, [...]

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1. July 2013

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Drive Around Murcia – Avis Car Hire In Spain

Car Hire in Murcia with Avis

Murcia is located in the heart of the White Coast of Spain making it one of the most popular summer destinations for tourism. Start your trip by renting a car from the Avis branch at San Javier Airport. Head north by taking the Mediterranean Motorway to Torrevieja filled with an unspoiled coastline. Have a pit [...]

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24. June 2013

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Monday Moment: Chai-Wallah, Jhunjhunu, India

Chai-wallah Stand, Jhunjhunu, India

While in northern India we hired a car and driver (that’s Laxman with his back to the camera) to take us from site to site, town to town. The first day of the drive he pulled into a tourist restaurant complex on the side of the highway for us to have some lunch. It was [...]

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17. June 2013

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Want To Be Successful? Surround Yourself With Better People And Level Up

Surrounded

Photo Credit: The Thinking Doll It’s been seven months since my last day of cubicle work. A lot has happened since then. We sold all our stuff, visited family and friends for a while, moved to Chiang Mai in Thailand, started The Global Bookshelf, and set ourselves on an entrepreneurial path with all the ups [...]

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