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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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DIY: 5 Budget-Friendly Things to Enjoy at Patar Beach Bolinao

Patar Beach is Bolinao’s main attraction, the star of the show, a gem of find in the northern part of Pangasinan. The best part about this long and wide stretch of  a beautiful shoreline is that aside from being sun-kissed free, there are loads to do around the beach that’s fun and budget-friendly. Getting There […]

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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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Skip the Hotel: Sleep Accommodations That Will Bring You Closer to Nature

When you make plans to get away, you probably book your go-to hotel. It may be a regular place to lay your head, but you’re missing out on a chance to be closer to nature and get better shut-eye. Restorative benefits are found near natural environments. Nature exposure has been shown to reduce stress and […]

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10 Really Awesome Destinations to See the Northern Lights

When planning for your Northern Lights trip, there are three main things you need to consider. The rest are just plus factors or bonuses. The destination is located somewhere north. Up north. Close to Santa’s place. Long winter nights No light pollution. Go where there is little light or no light at all. Many may not be […]

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Here’s How to Travel via Ro/Ro in the Visayas Like a Local

I hope this article helps to correct many sites that I’ve done my research on how to commute between the islands of Panay, Negros and Cebu. For my solo trip from Guimaras-Iloilo-Bacolod-Cebu I consulted many websites on which way was the cheapest and the fastest. There were some sites that had some erroneous or not […]

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[Review] Villa Angela Heritage House Vigan Ilocos Sur

Looking for a place to stay in Vigan, the vibrant capital city of Ilocos Sur, isn’t really a needle in haystack kind of thing because it’s very easy to look for accommodations around town especially during off-peak season. Hotels are abundant in Vigan being a busy tourist destination in the northern Philippines. When I saw Villa […]

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[Review] Railay Viewpoint Resort Krabi Thailand

Railay Viewpoint Resort is strategically located on the east side of the Railay point in Krabi, southern part of Thailand. The resort is near to a lot of establishments, cash ATM, restaurants, bars, souvenir shops, tour operator kiosks, tattoo parlors, laundry and the walking street leading to the awesome Railay west side. The resort has […]

Your Ultimate Pagudpud Travel Guide

Pagudpud has so much to offer. From scenic driving routes to long winding shorelines, beautiful beaches, cold springs, green overlapping mountains, you will find it hard to believe that this magical tranquil place exists! I actually hugged myself for making it this far on my backpacking trip to Northern Luzon. Located in the northern most […]

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Ultimate Guide to Your First Solo Backpacking Trip

So what’s all this hype about going solo backpacking somewhere cold and sleeping on stiff bunk beds? Solo backpacking or travelling, whatever you prefer to call it, is leaving home and your dog for an epic adventure on your own, going out of your comfort zone and living on a backpack, spending frugally, in an unfamiliar territory. […]