New York City on a Budget – Places to Stay, See, Eat and Drink

Taxi in New York City, traffic

With a breathtaking skyline and city scape recognized the world over, New York City is easily one of the most famous cities in the world. As such, millions of tourists descend on America’s east coast of America each year to experience the Big Apple first-hand. However, with so much to see and do, the … Read more

Five Reasons to Add South Korea to Your Travel Bucket List

South Korea Sightseeings

Picture this for a second: Locals who are as curious about you as you are about them. Ancient temples and palaces fitting of a civilization that has been around for thousands of years. Cultural treasures at every turn that overwhelm you with knowledge and justify why you travel in the first place. And the food? … Read more

Seven Basic Tips on How to Book Cheap Flights

A beautiful sunset and airplanes

Airfare is one of the biggest cost of travel. This is something that we can’t avoid from paying especially if there’s no overland travel alternative to your destination. Luckily, there are so many things that we could do to be able to save money on airfares. Here are ten tips on how to book … Read more

Top 10 Chinese Foods You Should Try on Your Trip

Chinese cuisine

China is well known for its culture which revolves around food. Mealtimes are always an important part of the day for socializing as well as eating. There’s no wonder that the Chinese have many different foods available to eat, all with their own regional variations. Here are my favourite Chinese foods you should not … Read more

Budget Friendly Places to Visit on Balearic Islands

Just off the coast of Spain in the glistening Mediterranean Sea, the Balearic Islands open their arms up to scores of holidaymakers each year, all eager to absorb the mild climate, beautiful coastlines, picturesque locations and fantastic cuisine. While the vast majority of tourists come here to take advantage of numerous holiday resorts and … Read more

My First Travel Impressions of Vang Vieng, Laos

Vang Vieng, Laos

On my second visit to Laos last year, I have decided to drop by to Vang Vieng to check it out. I traveled to Vang Vieng via a direct bus from Udon Thani which cost me 320 Baht (bus station near Central Plaza). You can read more about my travel in Laos on other pages. … Read more

Traveling by Car in Portugal – the Douro Valley and Coastal Road Trips

A road trip in Portugal, coast

No matter who you are, Portugal has something to offer you as a traveler. You can explore historic architecture, appreciate the region’s wine-making heritage or simply relax on some of Europe’s finest beaches. The choice of destination is yours, but here are a couple of example road trips to Portugal that will introduce you to … Read more

When to Spend and When to Save on a Trip?

A beautiful woman on a beach in the Caribbean

For some people, going on vacation means loosening the purse strings, and going all out to ensure they have the best possible trip. This might mean reserving a room at a luxury hotel, five course meals, and spa treatments — the works. For others (read: most of us) vacation means enjoying yourself while staying … Read more

5 Useful Tips for Inexperienced Flyers

Night flight, airport, plane, lights

Sometimes we learn the hard way when it comes to traveling. However, this doesn’t have to be the case if you do thorough research on all the variables that you are unfamiliar with. One of the most frustrating and unnerving experiences for newbie travelers comes in the form of flying and the hours that lead … Read more

Restaurants of Venice to Try on Your Trip in Italy

Places to eat in Venice

Aside from visiting the Piazza San Marco, Grand Canal, and other tourist hotspots, another thing that you should do on your Venice holidays is to explore the local culinary scene. This wonderful city is home to numerous restaurants. If you like spaghetti, pizza, lasagna, or ragu, this is the best place to go. Some … Read more