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7 Essential Hacks For Solo Travelers to Thailand

Thailand is one of the best countries to explore as a solo traveler. There are so many visitors to Thailand that arrive every day that you will instantly meet new people, as you are traveling. It is called the Land of Smiles, and the Thai people are friendly and warm, and you will feel like […]

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Keeping Safe in Asia: Things You Need to Know Before Jet Setting Abroad

As always with travelling abroad there’s a whole range of things to keep in mind when staying safe, and Asia is no different. Your safety is vital, but fortunately there are many precautions you can take in order to maintain your own well-being. Petty theft and scammers – keep your belongings hidden! With any developing […]

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How to Travel to Dubai Solo

Solo travel to any part of the world can be great fun, but it’s truly great fun when you’re traveling solo to Dubai. Dubai is a fun city. The fun doesn’t get any less just because you’re alone. There are so many fabulously new attractions to enjoy that it seems even the residents feel like […]

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Top Tips for Solo Travellers in Koh Samui, Thailand

Traveling alone in Koh Samui does not mean that you will not have a good time. Doing a thorough research before traveling to this place, can be a great help to a solo traveller. There are a variety of things that you need to have in mind before commencing your journey. You need to have […]

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10 good-to-know tips for Backpacking Southeast Asia

Every millennials I’ve befriended on facebook, followed on twitter and on instagram have this obsession of backpacking Southeast Asia someday, solo or with their bffs, partners or parents (yep, parents)! Not only millennials, but most of my colleagues are bugging me for tips for their first ever take on backpacking Southeast Asia.  Questions like, what’s […]

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5 Asian Destinations for Filipinos Who Want to Travel Solo

For the 8-to-fiver Filipino (or Pinoy) , the desktop browsing history is sure filled with search for asian destinations for Filipino on their first solo travel. Filipinos are mostly looking for destinations  that suits that Pinoy distinct taste, short travel time,  and offers a perfect setting of food fusion and cultural diversity. Not to mention […]

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Helpful Tips To Avoid Being Scammed in Malaysia

If you are planning to visit Malaysia during your Southeast Asian adventure, you must stay aware of a few things to avoid being unfairly charged for services. Shopkeepers, mamaks (small outdoor cafes) and taxi services are those facilities that can demand higher prices as their prices are not regulated by the government. When you are […]

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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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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 […]