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6 Types of Trash to Strategically Use as an Active Vagabond

Trash to Strategically Use in a Vagabonding Lifestyle /// VinjatekBeing a vagabond makes you a minimalist and packing list expert, and that means applying multi-purpose thinking to your gear – including your trash.

[ February 19 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, LIST, MINIMALISM


The New Year’s Resolution Solution

Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty in Seoul, Korea /// VinjatekThere’s nothing like a new year to inspire us to marginally reinvent ourselves, but this short-lived motivation is rarely enough to push us through it.

[ January 01 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


How to Haggle Like a Vagabond

Buying and Eating Cobra Snake in Siem Reap, Cambodia /// VinjatekAs a constantly revolving foreigner, the art of haggling is a most useful skill to master for necessity and practicality. A skill also valuable back at home.

[ December 21 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, MONEY, TIPS


“Nothing in Life is to be Feared, it is Only to be Understood…

Mount Batur Sunrise Trek in Bali, Indonesia /// VinjatekThis sequence of words from a century ago gives us a way to decode personal and rational fears into mere surmountable obstacles.

[ November 14 2017 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY, QUOTES


The Primary Tactic of Seduction

The Primary Tactic of Seduction /// VinjatekOf the many strategies in the artistry of seduction, active listening and mindfulness is most crucial and decisive in this cognitive skillset.

[ November 03 2017 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, THE ART


The Operative’s Method of Detecting Deception: Theory

The Operative's Method of Detecting Deception: Theory /// VInjatekThese are the tried, true and trained base methods of detecting deception for operatives in close proximity personal communication.

[ August 18 2017 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL


The Darknet Guide: Introduction

The Darknet Guide: Introduction /// VinjatekThis is a mini-series of posts about the hidden, anonymous and dark part of the Deep Web. An introductory Darknet guide for the novice.

[ July 25 2017 ]         DATA, DIGITAL NOMAD, GUIDES, SURVIVAL


Why I Strategically Don’t Drink Coffee

penanMcDonald's at Penang Airport /// VinjatekI’m in the extreme minority as I don’t drink coffee and have cut it out of my life long ago for strategic and practical reasons, this is why.

[ June 17 2017 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE


How to Operate Like MacGyver in The Real World: Part 2

How to Operate Like MacGyver in The Real World /// VinjatekThis is MacGyvered Part 2 of the practical guide to being and operating like the fictional character MacGyver, for use in the real world.

[ May 20 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, SURVIVAL


6 Methods of Thinking Like an Operative

Thinking Like an Operative in Taipei, Taiwan /// VinjatekA clandestine professional or trade specialist operating in foreign environments require a unique skill set, particularly the mentalities.

[ March 03 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIST