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A local's guide to Tulum: a jewel of Mexico's Riviera Maya

What the greatest moment of your life? It is not a difficult question, but to answer may not be easy. In my case, this is a moment that lasted 4 months, at 7 time zones away, in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula. The Erasmus program and the desire to put myself to the […]
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A Guide to Visiting Mombasa in Kenya

Are you looking for a holiday destination that will make your vacation memorable? Mombasa Kenya is the place to visit. It’s rich in culture, amazing sites, fantastic bistros, and a romantic environment for all ages. The city is surrounded by the ocean giving it a magnificent look. From a beautiful […]
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Cairns: top 10 adventure activities for backpackers

Cairns is the perfect place to stay if you’re keen on exploring everything North Tropical Queensland has to offer: the Daintree Rainforest with its waterfalls and tree canopies, the Great Barrier Reef with its lagoons and amazing sea life, the tropical beaches with their palm trees and white sand. There […]
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Where to go in Bali for 16 days

I would like to introduce to you my holiday in Bali. I was there last year in August with my boyfriend. Bali has been for us a very strong experience. We felt like in paradise. We wanted to go to some special place which would give us memories until the end of […]
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Baguio City: Travel guide and walk-through!

It’s still vivid in my mind when I first visited Baguio City, this is actually the first time I went out of town as well. Let me tell you my adventure to this serene place that I define as peace. Way back when I was a kid Baguio was defined […]
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Baguio City Travel Guide – Places to Visit

In this post, we’re going to take a look at places to visit in Baguio, restaurants and hotel recommendations, some packing tips and bus guides.   About Baguio City   Baguio City, known as the “Summer Capital of the Philippines,” is home to about 350,000 residents. This little city in the […]
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Las Perlas, Isla Contadora – Panama

The Pearl Islands (or in Spanish: Las Perlas) is an archipelago in the Pacific coast of Panama, around 48Km into the Gulf of Panama. Compose of more than 100 islands, but most of them are tiny and uninhabited, the most famous are: Isla Contadora, Saboga, Bayoneta, Pacheca, Mogo Mogo, Gibraleón, […]
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Discover Kenya's Magical Paradise-The Diani Beach

Visiting Kenya and exploring its magnificent ecosystem should be on the travel list of any tourist.  Kenya offers a fantastic tourism package including nature reserves, numerous game parks, botanical gardens, white sandy beaches, tropical and savannah forests and a rich culture that accompanies the country’s rich historical past.  For many […]
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Dubai, a place to visit

Dubai is a special place, so different from any other city. When I first moved to the United Arab Emirates in 2015 I didn’t know what to expect. More than three years later when I decided to finally leave and look for my new destination, I realized that living in […]
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Andaman Nicobar Islands – A Surreal Experience of the Ocean

India offers a chance to experience beautiful landscapes that change from the north to the south and from the west to the east. From trekking on snow-clad mountains and camel rides in the vast desert to a walk through the rain-forests in northeastern India and a splash under a cool […]
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Nkhata Bay, Malawi: What makes it a place to be?

  Yet another one of the ‘poorest’ countries in the world that’s made my life richer. Kindest people, mesmerising landscape, delicious food and authentic, laid back energy. I’ve always been favouring this continent over the others and it instantly felt like home. And it actually became my home. Well, one […]
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What is really worth doing in Cancun?

Cancun is a well-known destination in Mexico, famous for the white sand, blue ocean beaches, and big resorts. The city by the Caribbean Sea has so much entertainment that you can stay there for a very long time and don’t get bored. But if you don’t have that much time, […]
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Travel Guide to Bali: An Exuberant Holiday Destination

You may have been to a lot of vibrant and exotic places in the world but Bali is one of those places where one can make indelible memories with the natural wonders of the country loaded with warm-hearted people and delectable cuisine. However, being a paradise for nature lovers, this […]
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Road trip to Goa

Goa might be the hottest destination on the list of most visited places in India, but that doesn’t change your experience if you are going there for the first time. And whether it’s a solo trip or with friends, you come back a bit tanned and changed. And the images […]
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Five Unique Pittsburgh Foodie Experiences

To many, Pittsburgh biggest culinary claim to fame may be its Primanti sandwich, a concoction consisting of grilled meat, melted cheese, an oil & vinegar-based coleslaw, tomato slices, and French fries between two thick slices of Italian bread. And yet that’s saying that Philadelphia’s greatest cuisine contribution is the cheesesteak […]
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Exploring the beautiful Bontoc in Mountain Province, Philippines

Bontoc is sometimes being overlooked by many tourists as it is situated near Sagada. But, little do they know, Bontoc has the richest and well-preserved culture in Mountain Province. And many activities and places that they can offer and deserved to be visited and appreciated. How to get there: There […]
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Bucket List Of Things You Must Do In Egypt

Egypt is one of the countries which is mentioned on everybody’s must-visit list. I was fortunate enough to check off most of the items on my Egyptian Bucket list, and I really hope I can go back to the land of pyramids to finish with the rest.   Posing with […]
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Bocas Del Toro, Panama… A little Slice of Paradise

Although I had only four days to spend in this country, my experience in Bocas del Toro set Panama high on my list of favorite places I have visited! During my study abroad program in Costa Rica, a group of 35 of my fellow international students and I took a […]
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Philippines: Best Road Trip Destination Near Manila

These places made it to my list of Best Road Trip Destinations Near Manila because they passed my criteria for accessibility, affordability, pet-friendly, unique and enjoyable. It’s officially summer 2019 and families are most likely planning where to go for their next road trip destinations near Manila. What they are […]
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Wellington, the Windy City of Artists

Tucked away at the bottom of New Zealand’s North Island, Wellington is easily overlooked. Yet Wellington is a vibrant hub for artists and activists, for dreamers and lovers and poets. When I decided to move to Wellington for university, I had no idea that I was set to fall for […]
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Reasons To Tour Miami, United States

Miami, a city inside Florida of the United States is a place that is worth spending your holidays. Miami is known for its dishes, worthy weather and beaches. Plenty of seafood exist here and you drink the local brand beers that you can only find in a place like Miami. The […]
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Top 4 Bucket lists to tick off in Spain, Costa del Sol

Costa del Sol (literally meaning coast of the sun) is a travelers’ paradise located on the southern part of Spain along the coastline of Malaga Province. Every year, Costa del Sol enjoys in excess of 325 days of sunshine that have made it the perfect destination for people targeting a […]
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Discover Costa Rica – A Tropical Adventure

“Welcome to Costa Rica – Slow Down and Relax!” …  better words could not have greeted us on our way to charming Playas del Coco, Guanacaste Province, one of Costa Rica’s oldest beach communities! And with warm tropical air casting a spell to melt any lingering thoughts of Canadian snowbanks, […]
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Best ways to spend your Gaycation in Portland

Portland may not top the list when it comes to Gaycations in the United States of America, but it should be somewhere on there. PDX is a fine little city, where we love our visitors and tourists and all your fresh, beautiful faces. For those new to traveling Oregon or […]
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My Adventure in Sagada, Philippines

Last Christmas, I went on a tour with friends in Sagada. Sagada is a paradise of lush mountains and green sceneries located in the Philippines. If you are a nature lover, then this is the place that you are looking for. Sagada was featured in Filipino movies named “That Thing […]
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Activities You Should Try in New Boracay

We all know that the Boracay was closed for 6 months for its rehabilitation because of its lack of sewerage system. And many local people were jobless and their livelihood was affected and all the reservation that scheduled in Boracay from April 26 to October 25 was also canceled. But […]
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Places to Visit in Caramoan Islands

If you are looking for a place where you can escape from all the work chaos, or maybe a new place you want to explore, then prepare your backpack and set your foot in Caramoan Islands. Yay!, you so deserve this. Caramoan is a group of islands situated in the […]
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Why La Union? more than just a travel guide

I am and will always be a fan of beaches. The sound of waves crashing the shore, the feel of sand beneath my feet, the touch of sunlight on my skin are all calming and relaxing for me. But visiting one is not simply because I’m passing time, for a […]
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La Union: A Place for Quick Weekend Getaway

Philippines is known for its tropical beaches and its warm locals. But I have been living in the mountainous side of the country which makes me long for the beach and La Union is the nearest beach from our home town which is a perfect quick getaway. La Union is […]
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Cascais, a paradise close to the heart of Lisbon, Portugal

This beautiful fisherman’s village 30km from Lisbon is distinguished by the intense smell of the sea, the tasty fresh grilled fish and by its outstanding landscapes that you’ll find along the coastline, it’s a town you’re sure to remember. How to get there? Arriving from Lisbon airport, jump into the […]
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Seychelles: A Beginner's Travel Guide

When you think of Seychelles, first thing that comes to mind is “Exotic”, where the beaches are out of this world with crystal clear waters and where the runway is right next to the sea so trust me it is beautiful to the next level. Whether you plan to visit for […]
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Visit to Mangalore, Kollur, Murdeshwar and Udupi

Have you ever started out with “A” focus on a trip and ended up doing something entirely different? Have you started with the intention of exploring architecture and ended up visiting beaches and vice versa? Well, that’s what trips really are and that’s what life is all about, isn’t it? […]
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Madeira Island: What to do in this Portuguese paradise

Madeira Island is considered for the 4h time the World’s Leading Island Destination, so you may pack already your stuff and visit this “Atlantic pearl”, as tourists like to call it. This Portugal’s archipelago is full of breathtaking landscapes, sunny days and loving, caring people. I lived in Madeira Island […]
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Best Budget Weekend Getaway to Pondicherry, India

Puducherry (earlier Pondicherry), a Union Territory located in Tamil Nadu, India is popularly known as the ‘City of Spirits’ on account of the spiritual bliss one can experience and the high that alcohol can provide on a shoestring budget! It is truly the city of polar tastes and personas. A […]
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Top 11 Things to Do in Tenerife

If you think Tenerife is just clubs, bars, and all-inclusive resorts then you are completely wrong. However, you should step out of your luxury hotels and explore this incredible Island. Tenerife is considered to be the most populated island on the seven Canary Islands and it is situated north of […]
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Must See Ancient Ruins in Greece

Ancient historical sites are scattered all throughout Greece from the mainland to its many islands. Monumental temples, ancient athletic stadiums, impressive theaters, ancient seaside towns—every traveler and history lover should experience these amazing sites built by the ancient Greeks! As a Classicist I am excited to share a few of […]
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The best ways to enjoy Lima

  You wouldn’t believe it. I didn´t at first. Everybody told me that Lima was grey and awful, depressing actually. I got here last year on January 18 and I couldn’t believe what my eyes were seeing. A beautiful city with the most beautiful sunsets ever. I have to tell […]
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Discover Bahrain – the land of pearls

An archipelago of 33 islands, this beautiful country is famous for the Grand Prix it hosts each year in April. But what most people fail to recognize is that although it is all surrounded by water, most of its habitable land is actually a desert thus making its beaches all […]
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Hermann Missouri's #1 Coffee Shop: Espresso Laine

As I walked up to the two-story brick building glistening and twinkling with Christmas lights in the chilly evening air, I smiled and silently wondered who I would see behind the counter, working on the day after Christmas. In the small town of Hermann, Missouri, USA most businesses operate only […]
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Búzios: great moments, beautiful beaches.

Búzios is a perfect attraction if you enjoy beaches, nightlife, gastronomic centres and some light adventure. It is a resort city all planned for tourism and events. In South America, Búzios is known mostly because of the Argentines, that really love the destination. Búzios attract many cruises too during the […]
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A Beginner’s 2-Day Itinerary for Mt. Pulag Ambangeg Trail Hike

Never in my life have I imagined myself climbing a mountain peak 2,926 metres high, not until my mother went out of her mind one day and tagged us along to hike the majestic Mount Pulag. Mount Pulag was thought to be the second highest mountain in the Philippines until […]
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Best Places to Visit in Seychelles | Mahé, Praslin and La Digue

Serenity. Peace. Bliss. That’s Seychelles for you. If you have not yet added Seychelles to your bucket list, please do! We were searching for offbeat honeymoon destinations before our wedding and nothing in our research could beat Seychelles. An archipelago of 115 islands, Seychelles has a lot to offer to […]
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Top 5 Must-Sees in Egypt (that aren't the Great Pyramids)

When we think of Ancient history, one of the first places we think of is undoubtedly Egypt. This incredible country is home to some seriously impressive and awe-inspiring landmarks and artifacts from times gone by, and yet the number one sight we attribute to it is irrefutably The Great Pyramids, […]
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Whangarei – Beaches, Bush Walks and Sightseeing

When I first arrived in New Zealand I started working as an Au Pair on a dairy farm just north of a city called Whangarei. With around 40,000 people Whangarei is one of the smaller cities in the North Island. While the provincial character might not sound very appealing to […]
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Travel Guide to Key West, Florida

While there are lots of benefits to a November birthday, for most of us the weather isn’t one of them! This year I decided to symbolically jump ship on Winter and run as far away from it as I could reasonably get in a weekend, in this case, to the […]
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Experience the city of Cartagena

Cartagena is a wonderful city in the north part of Colombia. It is really easy to fall in love with Cartagena and the places to visit in this city. The sunset view is so romantic, the sea water so clear, the history so strong, and the people so warmth. To get […]
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Do's and Dont's for an Amazing Trip to Cuba

Cuba is a spectacular country, full of vibrance, color, and complexity. Despite its history of political and economic complications, the Cuban people possess an inner joy so pure and strong, it is contagious to all who visit the enchanting island. Cuba is relatively new to the tourism industry and, as […]
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Top things to see and do in Palma, Spain

Ah, Palma! Despite being a widely famous city (particularly for its spectacular beaches), the capital of Mallorca, in Spain, is still truly unknown by most. Truth is, it’s a small city, add extremely coquette and energetic to that, but you’d be gladly surprised to see how many different things await […]
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Experience the Beauty and Paradise of the Dominican Republic!

If you are a lover of exploring the beauty of nature, then the Dominican Republic is one of the most adventurous countries in the Caribbean island that should be on top of your list. The country is on Hispaniola Island and it is the second largest Caribbean island, after Cuba. Santo […]
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Recommended Safety En Route to Honduras

I hadn’t planned on coming to Honduras, however looking back on it now it is a funny sequence of events. Many would think it’s due to Honduras’ reputation for danger. that didn’t bother me at the time and I can assure you safety is not any more of an issue here […]
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Backpackers Guide to Caye Caulker, Belize

Despite the islands famous ‘go slow’ pace, this small Caribbean island of Belize is quickly becoming a top tourist destination. A slice of tranquility contrasting the hustle and bustle of Central America; no cars, no traffic, just authentic island life.   Things to do in Caye Caulker, Belize: An absolute […]
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The Wonderful Beaches of Quezon Province

A remote municipality of Burdeos, Quezon has a plethora of beaches. Its waters clear and blue; its sand fine and white; and its night sky filled with stars so bright. This is, indeed, a must see sight! To Burdeos and Beyond! Burdeos, Quezon is not difficult to reach. You have […]
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Reasons you should visit Dubai this winter

Most popularly known as the hub for culture, fashion and cuisine in the Middle East, Dubai is quickly becoming one of the most widespread tourist destinations in the world. I have been lucky enough to live in this amazing city within the United Arab Emirates for over 14 years, and can […]
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Ocean Exploration in Sleepy Ponta Do Ouro

Ponta do Ouro is an idyllic, coastal fishing village on the southern tip of Mozambique. It’s a perfect, rustic coastal resort featuring pristine white beaches that stretch for miles in either direction. Although not technically a border town, it is essentially on the border with South Africa, only a few […]
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Thailand's Koh Kood – Rustic Luxury

Soneva Kiri on Thailand’s easternmost island before Cambodia, Koh Kood เกาะกูด (sometimes spelled Ko Kut) is what happens when luxury meets nature. It is more than just a hotel, it is an experience, a place you will never want to leave, the perfect coalescence of jungle, ocean, opulence, and simplicity. Arrive in Style Private […]
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An All-Inclusive Bahamas Vacation: Paradise Island

In order to get to paradise, you must first figure out where it is! It’s a tricky question really: What continent is the Bahamas part of? Is it in North America or the Caribbean? Like many of us, things are a little bit complicated: the islands lie perfectly between the United States […]
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The Best of Cairns

In Queensland Australia, Cairns is often a ‘last stop’ or a ‘first stop’ for many travellers looking to enjoy the beautiful east coast. If you are incorporating Cairns into your travel schedule, you need to know the best spots to enjoy before you leave this diverse city. We’ve asked a […]
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8 Reasons Koh Chang is The Best

Thailand’s northern islands are often left off the itinerary in favour of more mainstream holiday destinations like Samui and Phuket. But there is a certain charm and a touch of the undiscovered in the top of the Gulf of Thailand. I have written about Koh Samet before which is my […]
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Jamaica Montego Bay Resorts For Family Vacations

Jamaica has an exciting range of attractions that are great for family vacations. With great tropical weather from January to December, Montego Bay offers everything from scuba diving to giant water slides for children. Many resorts in Jamaica are fitted with facilities for people with disabilities. Half Moon Hotel The […]
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Rock Climbing on the Island of Cebu

This beautiful island is known for having the best mangoes in the world! Tourists also come for scuba diving, swimming with whale sharks, canyoneering, and the pristine white beaches. A lot of people know this about Cebu. What I’m showing you in this article is a hidden gem. Only for those who are […]
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3 Best Places To Visit Near Manila, Philippines

Manila is known as the capital city of the Philippines. This is very historical because this is the place where you can find a lot of attractions that still stand from the Spanish era up to now. You can also find here the National Museum of the Philippines which are […]
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Must-do Experiences in Bali, Indonesia

As a holiday destination in Asia, Bali is a part of everyone’s wish list. And it should be! It’s an island full of unfathomable beauty and unforgettable experiences. I was fortunate enough to have selected Bali as my holiday destination and spend my time there, fulfilling my dreams. Sandy beaches, […]
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Malaysia's Street Art in George Town Penang

It is hard to describe the vibe of Penang. It is what I imagine a mashup between Asia, Cuba, and Australia to be like. Colonial buildings stand tall along cobblestone streets while wooden shacks on stilts are scattered amongst thick, lush jungle. The beachy areas of the north like Batu […]
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Top 9 restaurants in Durban only locals know about

When people visit South Africa, they usually only visit Johannesburg and Cape Town. But the beautiful sunny city of Durban on the East Coast offers so much more to tourists and locals alike. With warm weather year-round and the warm Indian Ocean, it’s the ideal destination for a beach holiday […]
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Coron Island Expedition: An Off-The-Tourist-Path in Philippines

Palawan is one of the top must-see destinations in the Philippines along with Cebu and Boracay. However, once you get to Palawan, you’ll realize that even 2 weeks is not enough to see all that it has to offer. In Palawan, there is Sabang, Balabac, Port Barton, San Vicente, El Nido […]
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Bocas del Toro, Panamá. A great place to travel with friends

Travelling with friends is one of my favourite things to do in the world, especially when you’re not only going to a beautiful place but also a place where you can meet people, have fun and above everything, go to the most amazing parties ever. I think that a great […]
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Fernando de Noronha: Tropical Island Getaway

BAÍA DO SANCHO The archipelago of  Fernando de Noronha is a volcanic formation located 350 km from Brasil’s coast in the Atlantic. It was a Brazilian territory until a few years back when it became a part of the state of Pernambuco. It is composed of 21 islands in which only the main […]
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Havana- The city of colors & rum

Cuba is always the answer if you’re looking to explore a new side of the Caribbean or maybe you would like to go years back in time!  We have all heard about the capital, Havana  or how the Latin Americans call it ‘La Habana’. The city of old cars, where […]
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Explore Sagada: Peace and Nature in One Place

I need a break. With this in mind, I decided to request for a 3-day off from work and started to search online for places to take reprieve from the city. One place that always pops up is Sagada. It was hyped up last 2016 because of a movie about […]
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Minicoy Island, Lakshadweep: A tiny yet divine spot on earth.

The trip to Minicoy was my first ever solo trip. Before I start writing about my experience, allow me to give you a gist of Minicoy Island. Minicoy is a part of a cluster of ten islands called Lakshadweep Islands in India. It is one of the five islands of […]
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Andaman and Nicobar: perfect holiday spot.

Imagine yourself getting up in the morning on an island where there is shining white sand and the crystal clear blue water is spread all over to the extent your eyes can see. You walk a bit to trust your eyes and get surprised by the humongous range of mangrove […]
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Havana in one day

“La Isla Grande” as they call it, located only a few miles away from Florida, Cuba lives on a time and space of its own! A great trip to Cuba starts for sure from its famous capital: Havana! Right in the moment you step out from your plane, you will […]
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Andaman: Relax, Refresh and Rejuvenate yourself!

Andaman: Relax, Refresh and Rejuvenate yourself! Known for its history, beaches, and adventure sports, Andaman forms an archipelago in the Bay of Bengal. It is one of the best places to be if you wish to have a relaxing holiday taking a break from your daily routine. Andaman was always […]
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A Beautiful Paradise: The Galapagos Islands

A few years ago I was lucky enough to spend two weeks in this beautiful place. I have always wanted to go to the Galapagos Islands, so I took the first chance I found and I am so glad I did! Even though I went on a short budget, I […]
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MERIDA : FIVE THINGS TO DO AND SEE

Hello! This is Peris, and I lived for ten months in Venezuela, working as an ESL teacher.Lately, when one thinks or hears of Venezuela, images of violence, long queues for food due to scarcity and crime may come to mind. For me, Venezuela is my second home and a country I […]
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4 hidden paradises near Taipei for ocean lovers

If you’ve ever been to my sweet hometown Taipei, you’ll know that it is an amazing and vibrant city with countless activities to do: karaoke, shrimp-fishing, hot spring, night markets, bar-hopping… and the list just goes on. You can never get bored in Taipei. However, for people like me, a.k.a […]
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Dominican Republic: The Perfect Holiday Destination

I found myself living in the Paradise. Yes, in the Dominican Republic, maybe you don’t know it as the Dominican Republic but I’m pretty sure you have heard about Punta Cana. Well, we are more than that. This part of the island with a little bit less than 11 million […]
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Top 12 Things To Do In And Around Merida

From Chichen Itza pyramid to the unearthly cenotes to the delicacies of the Yucatecan cuisine, Merida city reveals treasures of ancient worlds. The colliding of two civilizations, the Spanish and the Mayan, syncretizing in a new zesty one. There is an undeniably anarchist footprint in every dish, architectural building, and […]
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Zealandia Park: Wellington’s jewel of life.

 How did we get there in the first place? Coming from Vanuatu and the Pacific. I am a professional ship’s engineer, and when I am not elbows deep in a cargo’s engine, I have months of free time in between contracts. I used to travel by myself every once in […]
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Nguuni Nature Sanctuary: Mombasa, Kenya

Just by the mention of Mombasa City in Kenya, all that clicks in your mind immediately is the white sandy beaches and the luxurious hotels. A lot of activities that most people engage in always revolve around the waters: snorkeling, surfing, dhow races, scuba diving or actually a visit to […]
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8 Things You Must Experience On Cuba Right Away.

Cuba has been like a sleeping beauty these past 60 years. Time stopped and preserved bits and pieces of untold past, that make our visits to this island unforgettable. But the charm has been lifted, which means more and more tourists and capitalists will turn their heads in its direction. […]
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My Top 5 Favourite Destinations in Sri Lanka

Top Travel Destinations in Sri Lanka Haven't been to Sri Lanka yet? Why not travel to somewhere different for your next trip and explore the pearl of the Indian Ocean for an exciting trip like no other! I was in Sri Lanka for almost two months for a volunteering project […]
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Philippines & Adventures: Island of Palaui in Cagayan Valley!

The Cagayan Valley This is the Pride Of The North, a massive countryside brimming with eventful tourist spots. Situated in just the north of Luzon, Philippines. Cagayan Valley as I learned, is the second largest region in the country. My adventure to this place was enlightening, it was boasting with […]
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Paradise Ranch: Conservation Park in Clark Pampanga, Philippines

  A brief escape from the modern world I've spent weeks searching for the best vacation spot for my family, and Paradise Ranch is one of the places I've chosen. I have a knack for resorts and overnight accommodations since I want my kids to temporarily forget the busy life […]
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Art in Island: The Land of Illusion and Perception

It was not common for me to visit museums for they are not very common in my home city, but just recently I had my most “arty” experience in the superb Art in Island Museum. If you’re looking for an extraordinary experience with sophistication and uniqueness, well this place is […]
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Baguio: Strawberries, Road Trips and Travel Tips

Travel Tips for Baguio: Maximize that Strawberries and Chill Whether you’re trying to escape the blistering heat of summer in the tropics of the Philippines, or if you’re looking to make the most of the dropping temperatures during the coldest season of the year, backpacking in Baguio has always been […]
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Mérida: a snow mountains paradise in Venezuela

Far away from the Venezuelan capital, Merida is the perfect place for those who love the cold. Venezuela, despite being a tropical country of South America, is characterized by the diversity of its landscapes. At one extreme has a hot desert, the other an Amazon jungle and the other a […]
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All sides of Trinidad Cuba

Salsa town Trinidad is an adorable little city in the Cuban south coast. It’s a lot smaller than Havana but it has similar colourful architecture. The houses are not so high though and that gives the town a more genuine Caribbean feeling. You can see the whole town on foot, […]
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Andaman Awe- Where each beach takes you by surprise

There we were flying over what looked like the end of the Indian landmass,; leaving the definite behind, heading towards those constantly moving waves. Andaman, known for its endless beaches is a place that is meant to be on a bucket list. While looking at the ocean from the window […]
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San Juan La Union: Surfing Capital Of The Northern Philippines

Surfing is one of the water sports that anyone can try even without experience. There are a lot of surfing spots in the Philippines and one of them is in San Juan La Union. San Juan La Union is considered as the Surfing Capital of the Northern Philippines. It is […]
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Discovering Thailand Islands in 1 month

Thinking of going to Thailand's islands? Well, YOU SHOULD! I don’t really know whether I should start talking about the amazing landscapes, or the delicious food, or maybe the awesome nightlife because Thailand’s got it all. Do you want to party like an animal? You’ve got it! Do you want […]
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Walchensee: The hidden lake in Germany

  Walchensee or Lake Walchen is a beautiful lake nestled in between the peaks of the Heimgarten and the Herzogstand mountains and is one of the most underrated vacation spots in the world. This beautiful lake found in the middle of the Bavarian Alps is a relatively quiet and peaceful […]
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Beginner’s Climb: Mt. Gola + Mt. Manalmon Twin Hike

Always wanted to try mountaineering but afraid the climb will be too difficult? Take it easy and don’t worry Mt. Gola and Mt. Manalmon is a good starting point for you. Located at Sitio Madlum in San Miguel, Bulacan that is a few hours away from Metro Manila, the Philippines' […]
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Kisumu Dala, the City by the Lakeside

Kisumu is one of only three cities in Kenya and is popularly known for being the home of the Luo tribe and the place to get the best fish from Lake Victoria. It wasn't one of my top bucket-list destinations in Kenya and the trip there was not something I quite […]
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Villa Balinmanok: Secluded beach in Dasol, Pangasinan

For most Filipino families, summer equates to a trip to the beach. This means, it's almost quite impossible to find a beach resort that's not packed with crowd. Almost. Until we found a virgin beach resort upnorth in Luzon, Philippines in the province of Pangasinan. There are actually a lot […]
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7 Things You Must Pack When Traveling to Costa Rica

Costa Rica, with its vast coastlines and rolling hills, is a must see destination for any traveler. With 5% of the world's biodiversity residing in Costa Rica, and over 20% of the country's forestry reserved as National Parks, for any nature lover and enthusiast, spending time in Costa Rica is […]
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Andaman : The undisputed Paradise.

In a country that is known for its geographical diversity, Andaman has a lot to contribute to it. Due to its tropical climate, the best time to visit is from November to February. We went from 5th to 14th of February and covered most of the tourist spots. A brief […]
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Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays

Airlie beach is a tourist town situated in the north-east coast of Australia, Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and home to the 74 Whitsunday islands.  It is a mainland base full of fun and adventure for travellers on-route to the reef. As you walk down the main street you […]
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8 Things to do in Ocho Rios

Jamaica is known for its lush landscape, reggae music, and warm tropical weather. This island has so much to offer it would be almost impossible to fit it all into one trip. If you area planning your next holiday in Jamaica, consider staying in Ocho Rios. Ocho Rios which is Spanish for […]
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Travel Guide: Masasa Beach, Batangas City, Philippines

Local tourist spot in Batangas, Philippines Masasa Beach in Batangas, Philippines is one of the newest summer getaways in the South. People from the city crave for a place to refresh their minds from deadlines and cutoffs. It is almost a must to visit at least one beach during summer. And most […]
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Unique Republic Of Užupis: On The Top Of Your Bucket List

Everyone has the right to make mistakes. Everyone has the right to be unique. Everyone has the right to love.  When you look at this words, it seems like you are looking at the creative quotes, unique code, rules… or amazing Constitution that makes you smile and feel the free […]
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ZANZIBAR: A TROPICAL GETAWAY

If you're looking to take a tropical vacation, chances are that you've thought about heading to Zanzibar. With its beautiful beaches, great sights, delicious food and lovely people, Zanzibar sure has a lot to offer. Whether you're just a tourist seeking relaxation or you're an enthusiastic explorer, Zanzibar has something […]
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New Zealand's North Island: 5 Amazing Experiences

Most people say that New Zealand's South Island is more beautiful than its North Island. I disagree. I wouldn't even want to compare them. To me, they are both equally amazing and have a beauty to them I haven't found in any other country. And they are very different. The […]
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VIGAN, Ilocos Sur: a city frozen in time

Whether you're an avid fan of Philippine history or just a casual traveler looking for your next destination, you should definitely include VIGAN in your travel list. That is, if you still haven't been! For history nerds like me, Vigan had always been my ultimate dream getaway but I never […]
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Mexico City´s travel guide

Introducing the big city. If you are willing to come visit Mexico City, let me tell you something: it is one of the biggest cities in the world! So you have to be prepared because here you will find an incredible mixture of people, culture, places and views. In this […]
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Welcome to Koh Tao a divers dream

If you're anything like me, the thought of scuba diving is a little bit nerve racking, I mean, humans were built to walk on land, not breathe underwater! But when you step off the ferry onto the enchanting island of Koh Tao and you look around at the mountainous scenery, […]
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Tajikistan: the Heart of Central Asia

Tajikistan. What is this country? There aren't many people who know anything about Tajikistan and Central Asia in general. But that is a mistake, I'm sure. There is a lot to be interested of in this part of our Planet. First of all, this is a rare landscape which not […]
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Bali: The Blend Of All Worlds

People all over the world aim to explore different countries every while, even if the world is full of fascinating places that nobody will be able to visit all in such a short life. Thankfully the universe is full of beautiful destinations to stop by and enjoy the best of […]
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When in Baler: A Place of Love in the Midst of War

Origin of the province of Aurora: This is a story of love in a time of war. The late Philippine President, Manuel Luis Quezon has a wife named Aurora Quezon. They were both loved by their countrymen; and individually, they are known to have a kind heart towards their people. President […]
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ISOLA D’ELBA: A LITTLE PARADISE IN THE SEA OF TUSCANY, ITALY

A GEM OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA Only 10 kilometers from the west coast of Italy there is one of my favorite place in Tuscany: Isola d’Elba. An Island in the mediterranean sea with gorgeous beaches and folkloristic villages with night markets, live music and good restaurants. I will show you beach by beach how […]
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Own An Island For A Day Or Two: Colibra Island, Dasol, Pangasinan

What Happened in Dasol? Tambobong Beach. Whether you’re searching for an adventure or tranquility; whether you wanted to travel as group or alone, Tambobong Beach- Colibra Island is where you should be. Tambobong beach is located at Dasol, Pangasinan. After a friend who’s been staying there for a while invited […]
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Heading to Andaman & Nicobar Islands: Get a Travel Agent

Like most couples planning their honeymoon, my husband & I turned to the internet for suggestions. We had a fair idea of what we wanted and it was simple-  we wanted to relax in the lap of nature. There were overwhelming number of options but we had our heart set […]
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Hotelier's off duty adventure: Samal-Talikud Island Hopping

Hoteliers are known to be soldiers in the hospitality industry. The demand of work makes us almost impossible to enjoy our social lives. Fellow employees became our family, and when time allows us to take a break, we pack our bags and go straight to the beach! We usually enjoy […]
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CUBA and the hunt for black market lobster

Over the years I would Revel in my friends adventures in Cuba. They would rave about the people, the beaches, the music and the rich Cubano culture. I indulged in their stories of salsa parties, music festivals, and roaming the streets full of vintage Chevys and Art Deco architecture. But what […]
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Malawi – Unforgettable Memories

Malawi, nicknamed The Warm Heart of Africa! The name 'Malawi' comes from Chichewa for flames of fire.  This is because of the beautiful sunrises and sunsets that is seen over Lake Malawi. Despite being the smallest country in Africa, it contains Africa's 3rd largest lake also known as the Calendar Lake […]
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Jazz, cigars and rock climbing: Welcome to Cuba

I can still hear myself shouting in the mexican streets of Merida: “We are going to Cuba!” My friend and I had booked a last minute flight, we were going to spend one week in Cuba only a few days later. My heart was beating way too fast. I actually […]
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Mexico City: the Metropolis of Fire, Stone and Water

An Introduction to Mexico City I lack the words to describe Mexico; despite the extensiveness of the English language I know not the words to describe the emotions, the images and the joy that engulfs me when I hear it named. As I was finishing high school I struggled to convince […]
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BE AMAZED BY THE BEAUTY OF ILOCOS IN JUST TWO DAYS

It was a bucket list checked for me and my friends when we visited Ilocos, Philippines last October 17-18, 2016. To travel any where in the world is one of our friendship goals, it was actually our first travel together after college days, we planned about it months before our […]
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Top 10 Things to Do in Nicaragua

Hey you! Yes, you. Come here and let me tell you something. Come in close because it’s a secret. Okay. Have you ever heard of a little place called Nicaragua? Yes? No? Maybe you don’t know anything about it and Nicaragua is just a big blank space in your mind. […]
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Coromandel Peninsula – The Ultimate Escape

It has to be said that nothing quite beats a beach holiday.  There's something about the sun, sand, surf and soul of a beach that resonates with most people around the world.  Why else do people continue to flock to the likes of Thailand, Indonesia, Hawaii, the Mediterranean and so on, to […]
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Top things to do on the Sunshine Coast for the Thrill Seeker

Welcome to your Sunny Coast Guide In 2014 I made the best decision of my life when I decided to move to the Sunshine Coast, Australia from Canada. I embarked on a journey of a lifetime that began with completing a Teaching Degree and ended two years later with becoming […]
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Why Algarve (Portugal) Is A Good Choice For A Honeymoon?

Algarve is a south Portugal region. Never mind the season, you can always find some tourists there. Algarve is rich of astonishing beaches, beautiful nature and delicious food. While travelling around this region cities you will find out that people here are more than friendly and most of them speak […]
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Discover Philippines: The Rocky Ampere Beach of Baler, Aurora

After almost an hour’s ride from the Baler town proper, I got out from the tricycle and gasped at the view. All I could think about was – Voldemort’s locket horcrux is here! Blame the Harry Potter nerd in me. I began to picture the scene in the 6th film […]
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5 bars or canteens you should visit in Mexico City

Are you visiting Mexico City? Doesn´t matter if you are for tourism or business; spend some time in these places to learn more about Mexico and its inhabitant’s culture. Some of these “cantinas” as they´re called locally, have more than 50 years old, even more. Others are modern and have […]
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City escapade: Enjoy a slice of heaven at Maafushi in 8 unique ways

Situated on the Kaafu Atoll (also known as South Male Atoll) in the Maldives, Maafushi is a long, narrow island just forty-five minutes away from the Male international airport by speedboat, and packed full of fun, good food, amazing marine fauna and beautiful scenery. Only six years ago, this island was a quiet […]
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Goa – A Tourist Destination for a Memorable Vacation Trip

Soon after our marriage we had the opportunity to go on a Goa trip and it turned out to be a memorable one. It gave us some time to relax and leave behind our hectic daily schedule as well as work pressures in Mumbai itself. During our Goa trip we explored […]
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Iceland – A Frozen Adventure Playground

Iceland is very quickly becoming one of the trendiest places to visit in Europe, and with very good reason. This up-and-coming tourist destination was described to me by a native Icelander during my visit as “just like New Zealand without steroids.” Now firstly, if you want a mental picture of […]
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Siquijor: The Mystical Island

  Isla Del Fuego Adventure Century old St Francis of Assisi Church                       Amongst the 7,107 islands of the Philippine archipelago, no island can match the reputation of the mysticity of the island of  Siquijor. It was discovered […]
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Discovering Quezon City – few minutes drive from Manila

If you've been to Manila, chances are you’re able to visit Manila City (the metro's capital) or Makati City (the CBD).  For those who do not know, the capital region of the Philippines is Metro Manila, composed of 17 cities, 2 are mentioned above. Tourists who have been to Metro […]
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Santo Domingo: traffic chaos and the Dominican passion

HISPAÑOLA AND SANTO DOMINGO Avenida Espana looking towards the city For all of you who are not completely sure what or where that is; Santo Domingo is in the capital of the second biggest island in the Caribbean, right after Cuba. The island is now officially called Hispañola, due to Peter Martyr […]
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The Many Faces of Santorini

I did not attend my prom; while my peers were shopping for dresses, booking limousines, and awaiting promposals, I was packing a suitcase for sunny Santorini, Greece. My mother was searching every vacation deal website known to man for inspiration for our next family vacation, but was overwhelmingly unimpressed by […]
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30 Days in Malaysia for $410

Have you ever felt so much thirst for something you've never even had before? Well, I had. It was April 2016 when Cebu Pacific Air offered a promo for Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, pricing their one-way tickets for only 27.12 AUD. So without hesitations, I booked a flight to and fro. Such […]
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Weekend Getaway: Sanbox at Alviera

When my friend Maya informed me that she will be taking a vacation from her work in Malaysia and will be going home in the Philippines for the Holidays last year and wanted to meet, I asked her what she wanted us to do for fun. She then told me […]
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Cambodian island life

Cambodia's tourism has increased considerably in the past years, with scores of backpackers and tour groups flocking to see what is undoubtedly it's most famous attraction: Angkor Wat. And although it is indeed an awe-inspiring sight to behold, Cambodia has so much more to offer, including pristine beaches on it's […]
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Nusa Lembongan: The Magical Island Getaway in Bali, Indonesia

NUSA LEMBONGAN: THE MAGICAL ISLAND GETAWAY IN BALI, INDONESIA “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust I definitely agree with the quote above. The objective of the real travellers is not only visiting new spots but also experiencing new things […]
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Panama: a journey through paradisiac beaches and historical heritage monuments.

Hello everybody,  This is the story of the 17 days trip of a surfer’s couple through Panama. Most of the time we spent at Santa Catalina, a small beach-side town on the Pacific coast of Veraguas, we also knew Panama City, the capital of the country, famous for its dense […]
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5 Things to Do in Davao

The Philippines is an archipelago in the southeastern part of the world. It is divided into three major sections: Luzon, which is in the northern part; Visayas, which is in the center; and Mindanao, which is in the southern part. Davao is the biggest city in the Philippines, it is […]
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Hamburg. Home is where your heart is.

Hamburg- My favourite places in this beautiful City. Why I chose this city to live. Four and a half years ago I moved from a small town called “Ichenhausen” in Bavaria, populated by 8000 people to the third largest City in Germany- Hamburg. Hamburg is 760 km away from my […]
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Protaras: City at the Cypriot borders

Protaras is touristic resort at the south-east part of Cyprus priding it self with sky-blue clean water, nice sandy beaches, many churches and plenty of 4* and 5* hotels filled with British and Russian tourists. Also due to its location being a city, close to the dividing line which is also known […]
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México – San Miguel de Allende: A World Heritage. •What to do in there?-

Visit México Visit San Miguel de Allende!  Stay the full week of adventure in the culture of México. And who better than a proper Mexican girl to guide you. This travel guide will cover you for the next visit to México. Visit San Miguel de Allende […]
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Maldives: The Tropical Paradise

THE PARADISE EVERYONE IS DREAMING OFF..  So me and my fiancee decided to spend our annual vacation in Maldives last July 2016. Our decision was partly influenced by one of our friends who convinced us to take a group booking in one of the travel agencies in Dubai so we […]
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Travelling in Cuba

Cuba is becoming a more and more popular destination for tourists and travellers (turista libre as a local called me, for staying in Casas instead of resorts). While there are a few beach resort towns with the biggest being Varadero, Cuba is an amazing country with so much more to […]
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Andaman Islands: Pearls in a sea of blue

Andaman Islands: Pearls in a sea of blue Think about clear turquoise water, spectacular rain forests, sun-kissed beaches, gorgeous corals, and prehistoric tribes – where in India can you find all this and more? Of course, on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands! A tropical heaven in the truest sense, the […]
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Palawan, Philippines: Living in Paradise

When traveling to the Philippines, one of my recommended places to visit would be Coron, Palawan. According to Wander Wisdom, Coron is one of the Top 10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Philippines. Coron Island is also the home to many beautiful lakes and lagoons such as the Kayangan Lake and […]
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Cayucyucan Beach: Have It All For Your Own

  It was Christmas Eve. After having the traditional family dinner, a thought about how we can celebrate New Year’s Eve made me a bit restless.  I love celebrations and gatherings such as this; however, sometimes celebrations are more like a work than a stress reliever. Planning phase is a […]
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Norway – the magical Lofoten Islands

Norway – the magical Lofoten Islands A winter fairytale When Norway comes to your mind, you usually think about elk, fjords and amazing seafood. But what if I tell you there is so much more the Scandinavian country has to offer? What if there is a place where you can […]
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Mesmerizing Phuket

An absolute no-miss destination if you're planning a trip to Amazing Thailand. Set in the arms of Andaman Sea this sweet island will make you fall in love with your better half, your family or simply yourself all over again! We went here in March 2013 for our honeymoon. It was […]
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Doors of French Colony | Walk In Puducherry

  HOW TO SPEND A DAY IN PONDICHERRY I will make a promise…..to come back…with jumble of sounds of Bay of Bengal French lands are miles away, but a tinge a touch away. Puducherry also whispered by its former name Pondicherry or affectionately Pondy, is an urban city […]
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Torino, love at first sight.

Love at first sight I fell in love with Torino 6 years ago, while I was on Erasmus in a small town called Pavia (near Milano). It was love at first sight. In May 2016 I went back to rediscover this beautiful city and to visit some friends. While walking […]
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The Fearsome Great Whites of Port Lincoln

Chasing one of nature's most awe-inspiring predators in country South Australia Where I live, you can drive for eight hours and not even leave the state. You could drive for 18 hours and the same would be true. But this journey, well, it took eight hours and that was enough. […]
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Six memorable features of Gili Trawangan, Indonesia

Gili Trawangan island located in the Lombok strait between the Indonesian islands of Bali and Lombok, is the biggest of the three Gili islands – Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. Last December when I decided to take the trip to Gili Trawangan and spend a week (including New Year's Eve and Day) […]
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A love letter to Rio.

My first and (so far) only true Love. I label myself a classical carioca, genuinely satisfied being born in this amazing city, and proud of my personality shaped by her incredible atmosphere. Oh, you don’t know what carioca means? Is time to visit Rio, my dear friend! Carioca is the […]
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MEETING IGUAZU FALLS

MEETING IGUAZU FALLS A Brazilian Experience Considered one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature, Iguazu Falls are 272 waterfalls of Iguazu River, located between Brazil and Argentina, being the largest waterfalls in the world.   The Iguazu Falls has two sides, the Brazilian and the […]
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Discovering the north coast of Gran Canaria

If you want to avoid the mass tourism on this beautiful island, your first tought should be to go to the North. In this area the ocean is wild, the coast line is black, jaggy vulcanic stone, the weather is changing every day, the winter is rainy, the summer is […]
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Wow Bolinao: An overnight getaway

Up at the northern part of the Philippines, there is a perfect overnight getaway for those adventure junkie who don't want to take some leave off their work. Yes, you read that right. Pangasinan is just merely 5 to 6 hours drive away from the bustling streets of Manila and […]
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A Trip to Baguio City: Summer Capital of the Philippines

Take a trip to the heart of the City of Pines – Baguio, Philippines Baguio City is known as the summer capital of the Philippines. Found almost 250 kilometers away from Manila, many people seek refuge here, away from the exhausting summer heat or to find […]
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Pondicherry : The Global City

  Pondicherry is your cure for Goa's hangover. Fondly referred to as Pondy, Puducherry/Pondicherry is one of the seven Union Territories of India. The quaint town boasts of pristine beaches, iconic mustard colored French bungalows, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, international city -Auroville and numerous gastronomical delights. You will definitely master the […]
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Discovering Cozumel in one day

My boyfriend and I decided to take one week off our engineering jobs and head to Mexico, more specifically, to the Riviera Maya zone. I had already been to this part of Mexico before, about 3 years ago, and had always wanted to go to Cozumel but didn’t make it […]
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Coatepec, magic town

Coatepec is located 8 km south of the city of Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico. With an altitude of 1,250 meters above sea level, with a temperate climate. Its main agricultural production is coffee, of national prestige, followed by banana, mango and other tropical fruits. It is characterized by its large houses […]
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Wellington: Touring The World's Coolest Little Capital On A Budget

I first made my acquaintance with Wellington at 15 years old, when the plane I was travelling on abruptly nosedived out of the sky. Beyond terrified, I gripped the arms of my seat, suppressing the urge to puke. The plane hurtled downwards. People gasped.   Dark clouds were flashing past […]
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Cuyo Island: A Trip To Remember

Palawan is known for its beautiful islands and wide range of marine diversity which is the reason why locals and foreigners love to go there and experience this wonderful place. From the crystal clear waters to its amazing landscapes, no wonder why tourists visit there all year round. El Nido […]
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Philippines: A Solo Travel to Sagada

SAGADA, MOUNTAIN PROVINCE, PHILIPPINES Sagada is one of the municipalities of Mountain Province located in the northern part of the Philippines. It is best known as the top destinations for travelers who want to unwind and experience the silence of the mountains and do extreme activities such as exploring caves […]
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MALDIVES: Indian Ocean Begins at Your Front Door

MALDIVES: Indian Ocean Begins at Your Front Door   Maldives is known for its transparent blue water and white sand beaches with ideal climate for swimming, especially with luxury overwater bungalows that allows you to sink into the warm water from the front door. Shorelines are decorated with palm trees, the […]
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Koh Phi Phi: Five Sites to See

Koh Phi Phi is on every backpacker's list of sites to see in Thailand. The reason for this is easy to pinpoint because even if people don't realize, the image of Maya Bay has become synonymous with backpacking the Land of Smiles ever since Leonardo DiCaprio set foot there in […]
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Mexico: The Fusion of Two Ages

COLONIAL PERIOD ARCHITECTURE Mexico City has always been a landmark when talking about rich places in history and culture. In the very center of it, the majesty and baroque style of the Metropolitan Cathedral stands firmly opening its doors to the Christian community. Along with it, the rest of the […]
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Amed: Serene Paradise in the North-East of Bali

Why Amed? When it comes to travel, my decision on where to go is driven by two factors: Ocean and Authenticity. I am a passionate scuba diver, so Ocean should be right there, easily accessible, desirably heard and seen from many spots, and offer ample diving opportunities. Authenticity is more […]
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Bali : The Island Of The Gods

Hello Everyone! A month ago I arrived in Bali, yes this island paradise where the sky is so blue and the rice fields so green they always look photoshopped. But let's be serious, I came here to work. I'm a student in a French business school and I took a gap […]
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Wellington: the little capital with the big attitude

Location, location, location Sprawling under and around the hills and rubbing up against the harbour is Wellington, the little capital with the big attitude. And rightly so, for this is one seriously cool city. Host to the premiers of all three Lord of the Rings films, this capital knows how […]
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15 things to do on Nusa Lembongan Island

Planning a trip to Bali? Make sure a short hop over to Nusa Lembongan is at the top of your list. This tiny island is a small part of the Lesser Sunda Islands, and just a quick 30 min boat ride from Sanur beach, Bali. For being so close to the […]
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United States Virgin Islands: Saint Croix

Saint Croix is a great vacation spot for any occasion. Frederiksted has many beaches, activities, restaurants and cultural experiences. Cultural Aspect Visiting the Virgin Islands is a great way to spend vacation time and learn some culture about these USVI territories. In Saint Croix there are many cultural festivals held […]
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Dreaming in a city called Sydney

Sydney. It's what you think of when someone mentions Australia. The Opera House is up there with the most iconic buildings in the world. But for some reason, when I arrived in Australia I didn't feel the need to instantly go to Sydney. So it wasn't until I'd been in […]
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Things to do in Sydney, Australia

Things To Do In Sydney, Australia! Sydney is well known for its iconic beaches and beautiful views, but what really are the best things to do while you're there? Sydney has several hidden gems among its more well-known tourist destinations- that are guaranteed to make your trip one in a […]
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Sydney: A Week With Ultimate Oz

Ultimate Sydney: A Week With Ultimate Oz Since graduating University travelling has always been on the cards. Something I have always wanted to do. However I wasn't brave enough to do it all by myself, so I decided to head online and do some research regarding […]
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Cape Town: Your Future Home

When I first told me family and friends I was packing up and heading to South Africa, I got a mixture of responses to say the least. 'South Africa!?', 'Isn't that dangerous?', 'Do you want to die!?' were among the more memorable reactions. However, here I am, after living and working there […]
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The Big Island: Two Step Beach

Situated next to the historical Pu’uhonua O Honaunau National Park, Honaunau Bay, or Two Step Beach, is a popular destination for tourists and locals, alike. Whether you are a snorkeler, stand up paddle boarder, scuba diver, freediver, or sunbather, Two Step is definitely an attraction not to miss during your […]
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Eight hours in Buzios, Brazil

HOW TO GET THERE We started our trip to Buzios not really knowing anything about this magical and charming place. We arrived there at eight in the morning with our Transatlantic cruise ship, Buzios was one of the many stops we had in Brazil last December. We usually asked our […]
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The hidden paradise of Ayvalık – Turkey

A Fulfilling Summer Vacation in Ayvalık: Summer is around the corner and you still haven’t planned where you are going to rest your mind, body, and soul? Fear no further, I know the perfect place! As a local, I assure you, Ayvalık is one of the most peaceful towns in […]
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Townsville: Where The Rainforest Meets The Sea

Townsville In A Nutshell When I first came to Australia in 2012 I was only planning on staying for a year, maybe two. Australia is one of the most popular countries for a gap year after school, especially amongst Europeans and Americans, and people are taking advantage of the opportunity to […]
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Puerto Vallarta: Small Town Big Soul

  Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico – what's so special about it? Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco is a small town on the West Coast of Mexico. It has a population of about 250,ooo people. Most of them national citizens, some tourists and some U.S. expats and Canadians citizens who have made the […]
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A Visit to Wellington, New Zealand

“You can’t beat Wellington on a good day”, say those proud locals of New Zealand’s capital. Fortunately, they are absolutely right as the city is situated on the harbor at the very edge of the North Island, with hills surrounding the city that offer stunning views and hiking trails; unfortunately, […]
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My Venezuela

About Venezuela Everyone in this planet knows Venezuela. Venezuela is the country with the most beautiful women in the world. It's the country with the biggest oil reserves. It's one of the most visited countries in South-America. Venezuela has beautiful beaches at the Caribbean Sea. They have warm water, palm […]
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Colombia’s Caribbean Coast Part I – Santa Marta & Surrounds

Santa Marta In theory, Santa Marta has quite a lot to offer. Firstly, it is the second most important colonial city on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia. Secondly, the highest and only snowy mountains of the Country, called la ‘Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta’, are just located behind this coastal […]
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Goa: The Unforgettable Vibe

A little something before we begin: Travelling has healing powers. It's my recovery time. It is my chance to get away from the mundane everyday schedule of life and unwind, relax and regroup. The travel bug bit me when I was very young and it has just been there ever […]
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“Sunny South Africa : a Diamond of a Country”

SOUTH AFRICA: THE LAND OF HIDDEN GEMS South Africa is a country that possesses the effortless ability to bewitch one's mind completely. Its picturesque scenery, natural and cultural diversity and delicious cuisine and wine make it an interesting, educational and enjoyable visit. Savannah, grassland, forest, desert, thicket, woodland and fynbos (‘fine […]
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Bonaire: The B in the ABC of the Caribbean

Bonaire : The B-eautiful in the ABC islands of the Caribbean.   A little bit about Bonaire Island Having the time to enjoy this fantastic Caribbean jewel I understand why the Dutch wanted to make sure it was a part of their kingdom, it is absolutely paradisiacal. Bonaire for a […]
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Paradise de Mallorca

Cathedral de Palma Not having any great desire to visit Spain but wanting to be in warmer weather for the long weekend, I booked a trip to Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Little did I know I would absolutely fall in love with the Spanish lifestyle combined […]
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Brazil – Life as a carnie

Brazil – Life as a carnie Feathers, fishnets and candy floss, clowns, eyelashes and one massive pink tent. Yes, I ran away with the circus, my life continues on the road touring through cities of Brazil as a carnie, (dancer) in one of South Americas largest circuses. This is not […]
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Peeling Open Los Angeles

Peeling Open Los Angeles By Cayla Penenberg  Mapping Los Angeles In N Out, Paru's, and Mashty Malone's.  What do these three eateries have in common?  They are all restaurants and dessert shops found in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.  Drive thru's and boutique dessert shops line the streets of […]
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Wellington, New Zealand: A Travellers Guide To The Coolest Little Capital

 Wellington, NZ   Said to be a small version of Melbourne, New Zealand's capital is one which boasts an amazing city culture. Whether you are interested in food, artwork, shopping, adventure or nature, Wellington offers something for everyone all you need is a comfortable pair of shoes to traverse this harbour […]
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