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Backpacking Diary: I’ve Fallen In Love with Bangkok
Aug06

Backpacking Diary: I’ve Fallen In Love with Bangkok

It’s been two weeks already when I had my unforgettable experience in Bangkok but the memories are still fresh. I always find myself staring at the photos from my phone, reminiscing every single day of my stay in Thailand. I still can’t believe that it all happened, now it’s all done and I’m longing and wanting to go back again as soon as possible. Everything that happened was unplanned, unexpected and...

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Do-It-Yourself Day Trip to Ayutthaya
Aug05

Do-It-Yourself Day Trip to Ayutthaya

Of all the countries I have visited, Thailand is definitely on the top list and Bangkok is one of the best cities that I will visit over and over again with the same level of excitement just like the first time I’ve been in the City. Bangkok is the first choice to some tourist especially to Westeners who are visiting Southeast Asia. Because of its mouthwatering local food, unforgettable nightlife and number one destination among...

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Khao San Road: A Perfect Place for Solo Travelers
Jul25

Khao San Road: A Perfect Place for Solo Travelers

Sometimes all we need is a place where we can breathe, to exhale all the problems and to inhale all the positivities of life. You’ve heard this before “try to go somewhere where no one knows your name”. But the problem is you didn’t know where, when and how to do it. To simply answer the “when” question, I would say do it now. Don’t wait for the perfect time to do it because you’ll never...

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Maintaining Business and Pleasure: Starting an Online Business in Order to Work and Travel
Jul24

Maintaining Business and Pleasure: Starting an Online Business in Order to Work and Travel

  A trend has been developing among millennials. Namely, they are moving away from the traditional work-life balance of a 9-5 job with the intentional of earning enough money to survive and pursue their passions, whether it is traveling the world or starting their own business. Many have turned to temporary jobs such as teaching English online, online translation, digital marketing, etc., all of which offer the freedom to work...

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10 Reasons Why You Should Travel Alone
Jul01

10 Reasons Why You Should Travel Alone

Travelling doesn’t have to be a group activity.  As someone who often travels alone, I know that as much as anyone. You can easily pack your bags, board a plane and visit a destination that you’ll remember for a lifetime – solo! Here are ten reasons why you’re your own best travel companion. You are captain of your ship You heard me – you’re in charge. When traveling solo, you can leave when you want to. You don’t...

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7 Things You Should Know Before You Travel Solo in Thailand
Jun13

7 Things You Should Know Before You Travel Solo in Thailand

Thailand is one of the hottest tourist destinations in the world right now; it’s no surprise either. There’s the gorgeous landscape, the vibrant food scene and the local culture that combine to make an exciting adventure. Yet, there are some important things you should know before you arrive. Whether you’re teaching English in Thailand or simply a tourist, here are some travel tips to traverse Thailand like a pro! The Elderly Are...

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9 Tips on How to Prepare for Travel to Southeast Asia
May22

9 Tips on How to Prepare for Travel to Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is a treasure trove mix of lush rainforests, volcanoes, mountains, lakes, rivers, seas and the perfect beach climate year around. You can explore temples in the morning, beach it all afternoon and go mangrove-kayaking at night. You won’t be bored for a single moment. Still, all this fun is possible only if you make the right preparations for your travel. Taking Health Precautions Southeast Asian countries are still rife...

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A Refreshing Weekend Getaway at Nagsasa Cove, Zambales
Mar28

A Refreshing Weekend Getaway at Nagsasa Cove, Zambales

First quarter of 2017 is about to end and believe it or not, I just had my first ever tour this year. It’s pretty unusual to a born-adventurer person like me. And as much as possible, I don’t want to end each month without any out of town trips. Travel is my life and it makes me more focus and bring passion in all the things that I want to achieve. But of course there’s a good reason why I chose to minimize my out of town trips this...

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