How to enjoy a 5-day Korea trip for less than P20,000

Several months have passed since we traveled to South Korea but I’ve only recently realized that I haven’t yet posted a blog containing the breakdown of our expenses. Many

How to Lose Friends in Krabi: My Phi Phi Islands Story

What sucks about living in a hostel as a solo traveler is one day you get to meet amazing people, the next you’re back in your shell of solitude.

What It’s Like to Hike for 27 Kilometers in Nepal

When someone asks me what benefits do I get from trekking and climbing mountains, I can’t give explicit answers in return for it is one of those questions that

Climbing 1,237 steps to Tiger Cave Temple in Krabi

According to Lao Tzu, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” But to me, “A journey of a thousand steps begins with a single smile.”

Kathmandu Valley Trek: Sundarijal to Chisapani in 6 hours

The guy in the lower bed opened his eyes to the sight of a young lady comfortably cocooned in thick blanket in the adjacent bed. The guy, still lost

Temples of Bagan: More Than Meets The Eye

Many travelers would say that a journey to Myanmar won’t be complete without touring the ancient city of Bagan. Sounds like a broken record, yes? But wait! Don’t leave

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