Robert Strefski

Who is Robert Strefski

Robert Strefski is a guy who has been living and traveling in Asia for many years. This website gives many of his experiences in Asia, useful for both travelers and expats. Information about border crossings, airports, airlines, hospitals, immigration matters, adventure and much more. Traveling and living in Asia comes often with complications and unexpected experiences. Therefore Robert, together with our guest writers, keep you updated about all topics regarding living and traveling in Asia.

Besides writing for this website, Robert Strefski started writing books that are related to living in Asia, but also fiction books. In different languages available and as paperbacks and ebooks.

Book 1: Een Ongewone Weg Omhoog (2017 Dutch)

This Dutch language book is available in paperback and ebook. The story of slipping away in life and a way how to end up in Asia. Both as traveler and as expat. What one can expect living in an Asian country. What happens when you get an accident or what if you overstay your visa. How does the corruption work and how about hospitals. What can you expect when you work for an outsourcing company in Asia. Many readers got interested in Buddhism once they have encountered it in Asia. About these kind of topics you can read in this book. That gives you important insights and information. The book is for sale at Amazon or by contact through this site or

Book 2: An Unusual Way Up (2018 English)

This is the English version of the book above: Een Ongewone Weg Omhoog. It can be bought at Amazon and is available in both paperback as well as ebook for Kindle.

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Book 3: Weg uit je Web (2019 Dutch)

After his personal experiences with depressions and addictions, followed by years of spiritual studies about the mind. Doing several Vipassana courses and following books and videos of numbers of teachers in the field of Mindfulness. This Dutch language book explains how we get to depressions, addictions, burnouts and other negative impacts in our life and gives several methods of how to get out of it too. Clear and understandable written for people with everyday life struggles. people with worries and sufferings. The book is available as paperback and ebook through this link at or this link at or on The book can also be ordered in bookstores in Holland.


Robert Strefski keeps writing on this site with regular posts, as well as news updates. He is also working on his next book already. If all goes to plan it could be available around Christmas or early next year.