This family left their chaotic life in London to pierce to pleasant Bali, where they live absolutely on $1300 a month

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  • The Canavan family left their bustling life in London
    to live in Bali.
  • They live absolutely on $1,300 a month.
  • They intend to spend a few some-more weeks in Bali before
    streamer to Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Sri


For many immature London parents, a start of a day involves
rushing their children to propagandize after frantically putting
breakfast on a table.

But Hannah and Patrick Canavan’s mornings tend to be more
relaxing affairs, involving a outing to a beach or a burst in the
pool after they left chaotic London for a new life in Bali.

The family, creatively from Croydon, took their children from
deepest south London to a new life on a island — where the
family are removing by unequivocally absolutely on £1,000 a month.

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Inspired by a backpacking and volunteering holiday in Thailand
10 years ago, Hannah, 28, and Patrick, 31, took a plunge
and left their normal life in Caterham a month ago when they
changed to a Indonesian island with their 3 children Esmae,
six, Eira, 5 and Elfie, two.

Mr Canavan quit his bustling personal tutor pursuit and a family
jetted off to Sanur, to start an open-ended journey – with the
aim of eventually anticipating a gift they trust in to work for

The family were renting in London and left with £5,000 of

Mrs Canavan is ancillary a family’s lifestyle abroad by
operative online as a freelance transport and parenting writer. The
integrate also run a blog and YouTube channel.

🌺Ubud H2O church 🌺 This morning we went into executive Ubud and visited a market, that to be honest we unequivocally didn’t enjoy. It’s packaged with people and apparently there are a lot of people shopping things they don’t need, that we are not into. Just since it’s a marketplace and not a mall doesn’t make it any reduction consumerist! We did find a pleasing H2O church with lily ponds and overwhelming exuberant doors- a design here is a prettiest I’ve ever seen, there’s so many courtesy to detail! Now we’re behind during a hotel, a girls are in a pool and I’m removing some work done- good cold afternoon 😊 . . . . . . . . . . #mamasgirl #mamablogger #momofgirls #mommyblogger #parentsofinstagram #parentblogger #gentleparenting #respectfulparenting #peacefulparenting #livewithless #livesimply #theartofslowliving #familytravel #unschoolers #unschooling #unschool #radicalunschooling #unschoolinglife #worldschool #worldschooling #worldschoolers #worldschoolingfamily #nomadicfamily #travelingfamily #travellingfamily #familytravelvlog

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“Patrick and we knew we wanted to do this for scarcely 8 years…
going divided means that we get to spend some-more peculiarity time together
and Patrick gets to spend time with a girls, that is
important,” she said.

“We left some-more than a month ago now, on Eira’s fifth birthday on
3rd October, she was unequivocally excited.”

“People consider we have to be super abounding to do this though it
indeed costs a lot reduction to live and try here than it does
only to live in London,” she added.

“Our lease here in Bali costs £300 per month and a residence has a
swimming pool and is 5 mins from a beach.

“We will have lived for £1000 for a whole month, by eating
internal food and cooking during home on a one tiny gas hob ring.

“Lots of people could do this, though they don’t realise.”

Rainy Sundays: 1. Church 2. Pool 3. Pool 4. Pool 5. Sleep

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 An normal day sees Mr Canavan take a 3 girls to the
beach in a morning while his mother writes, before all spend the
afternoon together relaxing or volunteering during charities.

“We have always lived a ease lifestyle, though now we take things
unequivocally slowly,” Mrs Canavan said.

The integrate already home-schooled their children and believe
transport is a improved preparation than what was on offer in London.

The family, who are also accompanied by Mrs Canavan’s mother
Jayne Davies, 55, who “came along for a once-in-a-lifetime
opportunity” after retiring, are not certain they will ever return
to a capital.

They intend to spend a few some-more weeks in Bali before spending two
months in Thailand and time in Vietnam, Cambodia and Sri Lanka.

Mrs Canavan said: “We will re-group in a year and see where we
are at.

“We will skip a people, though we don’t skip anything else about
London. We don’t skip rushing around and a chaotic lifestyle and
a gripping adult with a Joneses aspect of life, or a house
cleaning – or a weather.”

She added: “We are not special – if we can do this, lots of
people can.”

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