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Guide for a Photography Trip to Myanmar
Jul09

Guide for a Photography Trip to Myanmar

Myanmar is an inspiring destination for photographers. From beautifully haunting temples to serene lake, from picturesque Shan mountain to the ancient kingdom of Mrauk U, the country has so many things to attract your lens. Zaw, a photographer based in Yangon reveals his top tips of where to shoot in Myanmar: Bagan – the story of thousand pagodas Lying by the famous Irrawaddy River, Bagan is probably the most photogenic sites in...

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How to Book a Cheap Cruise If You’re Coming from Manila?
Jun25

How to Book a Cheap Cruise If You’re Coming from Manila?

Living in a third world country and earning just a decent amount of money means that cruises are just a luxury and expensive affairs. I was 12 years old, watching the iconic movie Titanic when I got an idea of what it’s like sailing on a cruise ship. I knew at that time that it was impossible to step into this massive adult playground for wealthy people. Here in the Philippines, you can experience the cruise life if you’re...

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Ten Excellent Snorkeling Spots Around the World
May02

Ten Excellent Snorkeling Spots Around the World

Snorkeling offers a perfect opportunity to have a firsthand experience of the marine life. You don’t need an expensive gear or take a long course to be a snorkeler. It is also cheaper than most tourist activities that you can do in a marine. If you want to go on a snorkel tour, here are the top 10 excellent snorkeling spots around the world. 1. The Maldives The Maldives are made of thousands of coral islands. This means that there are...

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Budget Travel Guide to Boracay 2018
Mar16

Budget Travel Guide to Boracay 2018

I liked how this spontaneous trip to Boracay went as one of my unforgettable trips in my traveling journey. My friend from South Korea visited the Philippines for the first time so I had to bring him to one of the best tourist destinations here in the Philippines. Here’s the full story. His preferences were a place where there’s a great nightlife, touristry, great beach and cheap to travel. However, Boracay isn’t...

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Travel Journal #3: Our 4-Day Vacation Trip to Boracay Island
Feb22

Travel Journal #3: Our 4-Day Vacation Trip to Boracay Island

Before the year 2018 started, I promised myself that I will be focusing only on my career this year and save money. But fate has different plans for me. I was hired as a Digital Marketing Specialist in a travel company here in the Philippines and part of my job is to visit some of our the travel packages that we’re offering to the clients to experience it firsthand. This is actually a dream job for me as I am working on the two...

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Starter Guide to Backpacking Around Southeast Asia
Nov22

Starter Guide to Backpacking Around Southeast Asia

Backpacking through Southeast Asia is often a dream for young people living in other parts of the world, but it’s something that is easily achievable with a little advance knowledge and planning. However, depending on which country you want to visit and how long you want to travel for, there are some important things that you must know to avoid your travel plans being disrupted. This simple guide will help you to stay out of trouble...

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10 Things You Must Do When Traveling Vietnam
Nov10

10 Things You Must Do When Traveling Vietnam

Vietnam in your mind may be wars, poverty and a long dark history of colonialism. Forget about that part, Vietnam has a lot more to offer. The breathtaking natural beauty, delicious food and unique cultural experience are what you can expect when you travel to Vietnam. In Fact, Vietnam is an emerging destination in Asia with affordable price and easy visa policy. If you are planning a trip to this beautiful country, take our list of...

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3 Days 2 Nights Cebu and Moalboal Itinerary
Nov08

3 Days 2 Nights Cebu and Moalboal Itinerary

The island of Cebu in the Philippines has some extraordinary outdoor adventures to offer. And the best activities are all within a close area. Cebu is now easily accessible with its international airport. So, I had to take just one day off work and have 3 great adventure days. Upon arrival, it looked a bit chaotic. Little information for tourists but as soon as I spotted the driver who would bring me to Moalboal I knew I was in good...

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