The old Sydney or Melbourne argument

Hi from a very wet and windy Sydney. I have arrived from a somewhat sunnier Auckland and plan to be here until tomorrow before heading up the coast to meet my family who are flying in from the UK. I have actually been to Sydney before. Stayed in the dingy …

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The art of cheap travel

Today I sold my car to a very dear 85 year old man and now back in the hands of public transport. I sold my little car for $250 which is just under half of what I paid so it proved a good investment. It was certainly cheaper than renting …

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Beating the ‘frills’ airlines

I am currently looking at the cheapest way to get from Australia to the UK by air. The cheapest flight in the month of April that I have found (one way) is GBP 414 from Sydney to London Heathrow with Eitihad Airways based in the Middle East. So with the …

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History of the WN – Part two

So I was enjoying running the Ipswich Town site as a hobby and quite happy with it’s popularity. The only marketing I did was to post in a couple of ITFC forums and to ask for relevant backlinks. I did not understand search engines at this time and only sort …

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Working Nomad’s Online History Part One

The picture right is from one of my first websites, entitled Ipswich Away. It was a guide for football supporters of Ipswich Town (my home town team) when they travelled to away matches (as I did as well, even when we played in Milan & Moscow!). The site was started …

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Earnings report for Feb 2007

Another great month saw me break the barrier of USD $6000 or GBP 3100 which keeps me on track for the ultimate goal of $10,000. This is very similar to http://www.workingnomad.com/68/earnings-update-for-february-with-a-sprinkling-of-inspiration/">last year</a> where Feb was just slightly better than Jan. In one year I have managed to double my earnings. …

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Survived the Routeburn and Greenstone Tracks

Just a quick note to say I am back in civilisation after 4 days in Mt Aspiring National Park. I have come straight to the Internet cafe, still smelling after 4 days hiking with no where to shower. No wonder nobody is sitting next to me! Anyway had some great …

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