Mini Retirement Project

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Tim Ferriss Made Me Quit My Job

Tim Ferriss Made Me Quit My Job

Why I’m Taking A Mini Retirement It all began 4 years ago when I first stumbled upon the phrase 4 hour work week from a regular blog I was following. Being a a full time employee at the time, I could not fathom how it is even possible to work anything less than 10 hours a day not to mention 4 hours a week and still earn the same if not more. So that definitely piqued my interest, and I began to research more about this ridiculous concept. 4 hour work week is a term coined by Tim Ferriss, author of the NY Times best seller book of the...

Christmas Markets in Berlin

Our experience visiting some of the Christmas markets in Berlin The only good thing about visiting Europe during winter is the year end gorgeous Christmas atmosphere. It’s really the only reason worth freezing your butts off in below zero degrees temperature, because why else would anyone want to visit Berlin in any season other than Spring and Summer. ‘Lucky’ for us, we managed to carry our frozen butts off to see some of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Berlin. We found that even though these are different sites, almost every...

Berlin For First Timers

A hotchpotch of our travel experiences and tips in Berlin We spent 12 days in Berlin as our first destination in this European journey. I must say that due to all the positive feedback I’ve heard about how fantastic this city is, I came here with high expectations. So what do I personally think about the city? To be honest, I think we came at the wrong time, winter is a miserable time of the year and even in a city as vibrant as Berlin, the bitterly cold weather (-3dg today) have dulled the city’s upbeat pulse a fair bit. Don’t get me...