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Hawaii For First Timers: A Quick Guide To Plan Your Trip

Visiting Hawaii for the first time is so exciting and is everything you’d expect and more. Hawaii is known for its breathtaking beaches, gorgeous green mountains, botanical gardens, and extravagant waterfalls. There are also different fun and exciting things to do in Hawaii that include surfing, kayaking, snorkeling, zip lining, hiking, and so many more […]

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5 Reasons You Didn’t Get That Schengen Visa

There are a lot of reasons why you didn’t get that Schengen visa. A lot of whys and hows and what-the-hell-happened blank stare. There are currently 26 member states in Europe that form part Schengen Area. Today, the Schengen Area encompasses most EU States, except for Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland, Romania and the United Kingdom. However, […]

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Destinations to Travel to if It’s Your First Time Traveling with a Partner

If you’re used to traveling alone, you may be less than thrilled about the prospect of taking a trip with  someone else for the first time. How will you ever pick a place where there are things that both of you like? It all comes down to who your travel partner is, and what you […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Sarangani, Philippines

Sarangani is like a thrilling novel with its usual ups and downs, sleepy long narrations and a surprising twist in every chapter that keeps you from putting it down. In each chapter are interesting twist of serene white sand beaches, caves and bat sanctuary, jaw dropping skyline, booming paragliding community, raging waterfalls, rich dive sites […]

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The Filipinos’ Undying Love for the Sour

As they say, when the world throws lemon at you, you make a lemonade. And the Filipinos did just that. We made lemonades and sinigang and sawsawan (dipping sauce) and a thousand variety of kinilaw (local ceviche). Sourness is one of the main flavor that defines the Filipino cuisine, and what makes it distinct from other Asian […]

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Land Travel in Mindanao: 6 Essential Rules to Live By

Mindanao is the third major region in The Philippines, the “Minda” part of the traditional Filipina name, “LuzViMinda”. The island is located in the southern part of the country and has been in the news limelight for  recent terror attacks and series of kidnapping incidents.  Behind these grim news, lies a plethora of beautiful landscape […]

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7 Cool Reasons to Visit Sagada, Philippines Now

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Consider the Following When Looking to Embrace More Culture On Your Next Solo Adventure

Group trips tend to focus on larger tourist attractions and things everyone wants to see. Solo travel is a great way to really immerse yourself in different cultures and see everything they have to offer. Here are some things to consider the next time you want to discover more culture on a trip. Explore New […]

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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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Learnings from a Parisian Classroom or How I Got Me Into Writing

A Paris! The dream destination of every traveler I know, dubbed as the world’s most favorite bucketlist item including mine. The world’s most romantic city. The city of lights. I counted the months, the weeks, the days until my day of my flight from Singapore’s Changi Airport to Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Aeroport. In excitement […]