Back in the fall we were in Antigua, Guatemala for about ten weeks to study Spanish. Ten weeks is the longest that we have stayed in any one place for quite some time. Granted, we did spend the first two weeks in a house with a friend and then we moved to our own apartment,… Continue reading Shopping for Vintage Clothing in Antigua, Guatemala
It has seriously been forever since I have even seen a vintage clothing store, so I was pleasantly surprised to find some vintage clothing stores in Cape Town, South Africa. Most of the vintage clothing stores I came across were on Long Street, a big tourist area in Cape Town. A lot of businesses in… Continue reading Shopping for Vintage Clothing in Cape Town
How do you know when it’s time to say goodbye to a vintage dress? When I am on the road every item of clothing I have is quite precious. When we left after our last stop in the U.S. my backpack still contained two of the vintage dresses that I originally started this trip with.… Continue reading How Do You Know When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to a Vintage Dress?
Chiang Mai is one of my favorite cities in Thailand, actually probably one of my favorite cities ever. Last time we were in Chiang Mai I found Love ’70s, an awesome vintage clothing store. I still have one of the dresses I bought there in my backpack today. When I knew we were returning to… Continue reading Shopping for Vintage Clothing in Chiang Mai at Love ’70s
Lately I have been quite entertained reading lots of blog posts about New Year’s resolutions, decluttering, no spend months, resolutions to not buy new clothing for a month/year, the Uber Frugal Month Challenge, etc. I don’t know why I am so interested in all of it because the husband and I have had the FIRE… Continue reading What I Spent on Clothing During the First Fourteen Months of Travel
Recently I was in Hanoi and while I was waiting for the husband to get money out of the ATM I saw what appeared to be some sort of photo shoot. Being just an office worker in my prior life I had never seen anything like a photo shoot before so I thought it was… Continue reading A Photo Shoot in Hanoi and a Possible Vintage Dress Sighting at the Marble Mountains
It seems like it has been forever since I have come across any good vintage clothing shopping. I really liked Busan, South Korea and fell even more in love with the city when I found the vintage clothing alley in the Nampodong Market. I was in heaven! In fact, I had such a great time… Continue reading Vintage Paradise at the Nampodong Market in Busan