I don’t usually do “TOP X” lists, but I would like to make an exception for this post because I had a fantastic time in Luang Prabang!
Steps in applying for a Myanmar Tourist Visa in the Philippines
A short note on why I travel – inspired by the things I’ve learned after my month long journey.
Despite Vang Vieng’s negative reputation, I felt at peace when I was there.
Hanging out with a local can give you a different and better perspective of a certain culture or country simply because “a local knows”. What does a local know? Everything! What it’s like to live in their city, how to adjust to the customs or the environment, where to go, where to eat or where …
After my adventure in Burma, I headed to Bangkok with only one mission: to REST.
Guide books exist for obvious reasons: to guide, instruct, recommend or give the reader a plethora of options. Ignoring a guide book’s suggestion is forgivable, but not heeding a warning is a mortal sin. While in Myanmar, I decided not to book an accommodation after Yangon to make my journey more exciting. I’ve tried this …
I have so much to share after my month long journey but I cannot stop myself from writing this post and tell you all about how I feel at the moment.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.- Louis Pasteur
Children and adults were on their knees, their palms together and eyes closed, fervently praying and chanting. I come from a predominantly Christian / religious country, but I have never seen and felt such devotion in my entire life.
I was very sick in Kuala Lumpur so I decided to visit a museum!
All about traveling expenses in Myanmar / Burma
It was a downpour nightmare last October 25. The Manila typhoon that was on its way out severely punished my big-ass umbrella and got me soaking wet. I thought a good bath would ease everything but I found myself seeking for lozenges and a cold medicine the next day…the day before my first ambitious trip. …