Top 10 McDonald’s Around the World

As a connoisseur of the golden arches lifestyle I decided to rank the McDonald's I've eaten at around the world from worst to best. To keep the list down to ten I included only the ones that stood out for some ...

How to Invest Abroad: Bar in Poland

Why education doesn't count for shit A common way to invest and move abroad is to open a bar. It's also a common way to fail, having to move back home and beg for mercy from your old employer. One way to ensur...

Should You Invest in Poland?

Why Polish stocks face the same long-term headwinds as the rest of Europe About a year ago I was considering buying EPOL, the most common Dollar denominated country ETF for Poland. I ended up not pulling the t...

Visiting the Veterinarian in Ukraine

Harald Baldr    Warsaw, Poland    Category: Expat Life     A Ukrainian dog's traumatic day A couple of months ago whilst in Kiev, a friend of mine needed some moral support when she went to neuter her dog. I ...

How to Start Investing in Stocks

Two simple things you must do to begin investing It sounds too scary and you don't dare risk it. You've read articles about people losing everything in the stock market. Seen movies where immoral brokers scam ...

Live Around the World With Only 8kg to Your Name

All you need to pack for easy travel Occasionally I get bogged down in a location for a year or two and accumulate all kinds of useless stuff. Upon leaving, my policy is simple. All must go until down to a ...

Obituary: Individual Freedom 1776-2015

Individual Freedom died on April 2 She'd been inundated by a series of near lethal illnesses, each proving more virulent in nature than the last, ever since the prior millennium drew to a close. After decades ...