5 things I do not buy since moving to Sweden

Clothes, not including outerwear. I do not buy most types of clothes here, aside from coats and jackets. I am from a warm climate, so the availability of a heavy winter coat is very low. Unless I order from Amazon and to be honest, I decided to wait until I got here to at least Read More

Why I am doing my Ph.D. in Europe, and so should you!

Disclaimer: This article contains affiliate links. I am an American. I am pursuing my Ph.D. in Europe, particularly Sweden. Why did I decide to do this? It came down to two things: finding a university that would help me reach my research goals and finances. As a note, I did my master’s degree in the Read More

Travel Hacking – What is it?

You’ve heard of house hacking but what is travel hacking? This is not a new concept, its been around since the 1970’s, when the first frequent flyer loyalty program was created. The basic idea is to take advantage of a situation to make it more cost-effective. Especially to earn free flights, hotels, and rental cars. Read More