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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 […]

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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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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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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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Your Ultimate Guimaras Travel Guide

Guimaras is one of the favorite destinations in the Philippines. With its rugged coastline, gorgeous beaches, captivating waterfalls and succulent sweet mangoes, a short stay is never enough! Guimaras earned the nickname “The Mango Capital of the Philippines” because of its sweet taste that eating it makes you wonder if the guy who served it […]

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5 Horrible Mistakes You Need to Avoid When in Palawan, Philippines

Thousands of articles about Palawan travel guide abound in the net so here in my article I  focus on mistakes to avoid when hitting Palawan. Palawan is an amazing, amazing island. Its got all the ingredients for the recipe to make the most beautiful island in the world. Emerald-hue waters, towering limestone cliffs, dishes that look weird […]

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[Review] Hotel XYZ Tacloban City Leyte

Tacloban City is the city capital of Leyte and about an hour flight from Manila’s NAIA Terminal 3. Tacloban City is the seat of Leyte’s local government and it is the commercial hub, educational hub and political hub of the whole of Region 8. This resilient and vibrant city has so much to offer. The […]