Archive | May, 2009

Saved by Couch Surfing

Finding a place to stay in Budapest was proving a challenge. Krisztina, co-owner / teacher at Bikram Yoga Kozpont was on the ground chasing leads while I was working cyberspace – emailing friends, posting on Facebook and sending out Couch Surfing requests. Staying in a hostel is my last resort as I want to immerse […]

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In Budapest, just in time

Before leaving Australia I decided not to purchase a round the world ticket (quote approx. AUD $9000) in favor of booking each segment of the journey on the fly. I calculated it would cost me about $1500 more but this gave me the most flexibility in case my destinations changed. Of course I was warned […]

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iQ Magazine Interviews Matt

A big thank you to Scott Lang, Features Writer for iQ Magazine, UAE for contacting me and covering my story for their “In Depth – Quick Chat” section. If you’re in Dubai or anywhere in the UAE for that matter, swing by your local and pick up a copy of this glossy mag for an […]

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