Backpacking Myanmar: My kind of bittersweet vacation

Traveling across different places in Myanmar with a highly limited time is such a great challenge. Doing it without the aid of a travel agency is another. Our firsthand

Kathmandu in photos: Highlights of my Nepal trip

Four days. Ten photos. One unforgettable country. Wait, what? Just four days? Err—yes. I thought my recent trip to Nepal wouldn’t be as solid as a typical Himalayan getaway

15 Types of Jeepney Passengers You Will Encounter in Metro Manila

* This article was also published on Every day, thousands of Metro Manila public commuters partake in a quest to catch the best possible way to reach their

Why We Gave Up Our Lunch For Yongpyong Ski Resort

Muffled in tacky winter clothing, we succumbed to the freezing wind of Seoraksan National Park in Gangwon Province, South Korea. We faced the coldest temperature we had ever been

Navigating Kuala Lumpur in 8 Hours

State-of-the-art airport, efficient mass transport system, and easily accessed tourist spots are among the good megacity qualities travelers on the go take into account nowadays. Kuala Lumpur, the capital

Nepal Tourist Visa On Arrival For Philippine Passport Holders

Whether your purpose of travel is to climb the world’s highest mountain, Mt. Everest, or to explore the hectic urban capital, Kathmandu, it is easy for Philippine Passport holders

Seoraksan National Park: Where We First Met Snow

Seated in the homey kitchen of House Hostel in Sokcho City, my eyes were fixated on the serving of cereal doused in a plethora of cold fresh milk. In

Of Horsecarts and Wives: Chasing the Sunrise in Bagan

The last I knew we had dinner at a stopover somewhere midway between Yangon and Bagan. After nine hours of land travel in Myanmar on a mishmash of sit-couch-sleep,