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Ko Yao Noi Island: the Hidden Gem of the Andaman Coast, Thailand

Thailand is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the planet. From the bustling nightlife of Bangkok to the famed resort island of Phang Nga, sometimes it seems as though all of the paths have been too well-travelled. For those travelling solo in Thailand, they may be looking for one of the last hidden […]

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Interesting Facts You Need to Know About Yangon Myanmar Before You Leave

Beautifully chaotic, interesting, simple and petty is how to sum up visiting Yangon, Myanmar. Its favorite pastime is to eat, socialize and eat some more. No wonder you can find more foodie articles on the internet than how-to-travel-guides to this country, that for centuries, I found out during my visit here, is hiding an effective […]

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5 Really Adorable Cute Items You Should Bring Home from Japan

Glad to step in for the first time in the district of Akihabara on a weekend. A bustling weekend. Weekends are time for flea markets, second-hand shops, toy stores, loud and tightly packed capsule toy gachapon shops and anything and everything about finding cheap and cute souvenirs to bring back home. Japan is the land […]

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Awesome Spots to View Cherry Blossoms in Japan

Japan’s cherry blossom season is one of the more awaited festival each year. During spring, the sakura colors come into play, with its delicate pink hues and beautiful blooms, converting many of Japans’ lush tranquil garden into pink picnic festival. To the Japanese, the cherry blossom trees represent the fragility and how life is short […]

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10 Really Obvious Reasons Why You Should Include Philippines in Your Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Surviving the Hong Kong Commute

Hong Kong is a vibrant autonomous territory and a former British colony with about 8 million in population, features skyscrapers that seem to be in a tight contest on whoever first reach the sky, is also the worlds official shopping destination, a global financial hub, and visited by about an average of 50 million tourists in a […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Semarang Indonesia

Semarang Indonesia is home to about 2 million generally friendly and warm people, and is a major hub of Central Java. This strategic location made Semarang the melting pot of Western, Chinese and Indian Arab culture. Indonesia is probably the only country that I’ve travelled to where I am a millionaire. Seriously. I was holding in my […]

Things I Greatly Miss About Singapore

  Now that I have moved on to another destination and restarting in my hometown, I made a list of things I really and greatly miss about Singapore. Singapore was home away from home for 5 years, my source of income, taught me about happiness and courage, and gave me a blanket of protection from […]

Your Essential Mount Fuji Climb Guide

Mount Fuji or Fujiyama is Japan’s highest mountain and its icon. In the year 2013 it was recognized at a World Heritage Site at the UNESCO conference making it Japan’s 17th World Heritage Site. Despite it’s being highest at 3776 meters, its peak can be climbed up easily even by beginners. So if you are travelling […]

Experience Tokyo on a Budget

Yes, travelling to Tokyo on a budget is possible. Tokyo maybe known for being an expensive city to travel to but it need not cost you an arm and a leg. How to score cheap flights Let’s rewind to 3 months before my Japan travel dates. That’s how far back in time I started my research on […]