Destinations

Unpacking the World of Meditation Retreats in Thailand

Beyond the vibrant markets and breathtaking landscapes, Thailand boasts its reputation for hosting the best meditation and yoga retreats. Whether you're seeking the serenity of...

Thai women: culture, traditions and relationships

Thai women have long been a captivating fascination and a source of intrigue for countless foreigners. Their exquisite beauty and mysterious aura have left...

A tour around Coolangatta with cherrypicked must-do activities

Located on the East coast of the country just south of the major city of Brisbane, Australia’s Gold Coast is a legendary destination for...

Most Scenic Hikes to Experience Across the Gold Coast

Home to one of Australia's most pristine and expansive stretches of coastline, the Gold Coast has become renowned for its spectacular beaches, luxe lifestyle...

9 Best and Blissful Yoga Retreats in Thailand

Are you seeking a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life? Yearning to find harmony and spiritual enlightenment through yoga? Look...

Great Ocean Road Map – Attractions, Camping sites and Facilities

Going on a long road trip like the Great Ocean Road trip in Australia that has many incredible sights can be quite daunting. If you...

The 9 Most Amazing Great Ocean Road Beach Resorts for 2024

Great Ocean Road is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Australia with around 9 million tourists visits every year. Along this famous and...

Shaw Butte Hiking Trail – Everything You Need to Know

Hiking Lenght: 4.1 miles Elevation Gain: 700 feet Hiking Time: 2 hours I’d known for a while that the Shaw Butte Trail is one of the most popular...

Siphon Draw Trail to Flatiron Peak – Is This Hike Worth It?

Hiking Lenght: 5.8 miles Elevation Gain: 2,4000 feet Hiking Time: 5 hours After tackling several more accessible and moderate hikes in the Phoenix area, my team and I...

Hiking Pinnacle Peak Trail in Scottsdale – Does It Worth It?

Hiking Lenght: 3.5 miles Elevation Gain: 2,889 feet Hiking Time: < 2 hours When we arrived in Phoenix, Arizona, to research what trails we wanted to recommend, one...

Hiking the Lookout Mountain Summit Trail, AZ – Does It Worth It? 

Hiking Lenght: 1.2 miles Elevation Gain: 433 feet Hiking Time: 1 hour I always enjoy a hike where I don’t have to traverse too far to get to...

Tom’s Thumb Trail – A Stunning Hike in Scottsdale, Arizona

Hiking Lenght: 2.5 miles Elevation Gain: 1300 feet Hiking Time: 2-3 hours I and my team headed off to explore another region of Phoenix, and I hung around...

15 Best Outdoor Activities in Denver for Every Season

Denver, Colorado is an outdoor adventurer’s dream. With picturesque peaks perfect for hiking, climbing, and backpacking, the city adopts a very outdoorsy feel. If...

Double Butte Loop Trail – A Short but Unique Hike in Papago Park 

Hiking Lenght: 2.3 miles Elevation Gain: 118 feet Hiking Time: 1 hour People often ask me to recommend trails that aren’t too challenging or hikes that families with...

The Wave Cave Trail – A Stunning Hike in Gold Canyon, Arizona

Hiking Lenght: 3.2 miles Elevation Gain: 900 feet Hiking Time: 2 hours When researching places to hike near Phoenix, Arizona, my team decided to look into the Wave...

Chain Lakes Loop Trail – Does This Hike Worth It?

Hiking Lenght: 6.5 miles Elevation Gain: 1820 feet Hiking Time: 4 hours If you’re in Washington state and looking for a day hike, Chain Lakes Loop is a...

Hiking Staircase Rapids Loop Trail in Olympic National Park, WA

Hiking Lenght: 2.1 miles Elevation Gain: 574 feet Hiking Time: 1.5 hours Staircase Rapids Loop, located in the Olympic National Park (Washington) is one of the most underrated...

Unveiling Phoenix’s 11 Best Hikes: Epic Outdoor Adventures!

Hey there, adventure seekers! Are you ready to discover the absolute best hikes in Phoenix to escape the hustle and bustle of this Arizona...

Little Si Hike – A Short But Amazing Trail Near Seattle

Hiking Lenght: 4.5 miles Elevation Gain: 1200 feet Hiking Time: < 2:30 hours I've visited places all over the United States and know that it has so many...

Franklin Falls Hike – Does This Trail Worth It?

Hiking Lenght: 2 miles Elevation Gain: 400 feet Hiking Time: < 2 hours Since I was born next to Seattle I had the opportunity to do over twenty...

Rattlesnake Ledge Trail – Finest Hike Near Seattle, WA?

Hiking Lenght: 4 miles Elevation Gain: 1160 feet Hiking Time: < 3 hours Well-maintained and gorgeous trail! It’s a steady incline, but worth it. Did this hike...

Mount Pilchuck Hike – The Hardest Trail in Washington?

Hiking Lenght: 5.2 miles Elevation Gain: 2120 feet Hiking Time: 3:30 hours With its mountainous peaks and lush landscapes, the Seattle area has many exciting and beautiful trails...

10 Best Day Hikes near Seattle, WA – Hiking Trails Guide

“The mountains are calling and I must go.” — John Muir We love seeing the city surrounded by national parks and national forests, and it’s no...

Lake 22 Trail – Incredible Rewarding Hike in Washington

Hiking Lenght: 6.8 miles Elevation Gain: 1400 feet Hiking Time: 3 hours Beautiful. Felt like a kid hopping from rock to rock to avoid the trickling water...

Experience Sublian Festival Batangas – Is It Worth It?

One of my favorite things about the Philippines is the number of festivals (called fiestas) they have throughout the year. Every time I visit,...

Kadayawan Festival Davao – Full Guide & Tips

The cultural festivals in various parts of the Philippines are worth experiencing at least once in your lifetime. You can't go to one without...

T’Nalak Festival (Tinalak) – A Fantastic Parade with Colourful Costumes

I love visiting the Philippines and especially enjoy how lively and vibrant it is all of the time. I also always enjoy a chance...

Guimaras Mango Festival (Dinamulag Festival) 

If you've ever taken a trip to the Philippines, you've most likely experienced a festival or two. The country is widely known for its...

Masskara Festival in Bacolod – Full Guide and Tips

The Philippines is one of the most exciting and beautiful places I’ve visited. With its thousands of tropical islands, incredible scenery, and distinctive culture,...

11 Most Affordable Beach Resorts in Batangas (2024 Guide)

Batangas province is a favorite among tourists and beachgoers from Manila, because of its strategic location. Located only 2 hours drive from the Filipino...

13 Best Beach Resorts in Calatagan, Batangas in 2024

Batangas has a fair amount of different towns and beach communities, one of them being Calatagan, located in the Calatagan Peninsula between the South...

Do I Need Visa for Vietnam? (2024 Full Guide)

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country with a rich culture and stunning natural landscapes. It's no wonder that it has become a popular tourist...

How to Get From Manila to Pampanga by Bus in 2024

You can get from Manila to Pampanga by taking a Victory Liner bus from Bataan, Manila to San Fernando City, Pampanga. It takes about...

How to Get from Manila to Batangas by Bus in 2024

You can get from Manila to Batangas by bus using either the tourist bus from Jam Liner or the standard bus from Ceres Transport. Both...

How to Get from Manila to Baguio by Bus in 2024

Baguio has become a wanted destination in the past few years and many people from Manila are going there to spend their holidays or...

12 Best Beach Resorts in Nasugbu, Batangas in 2024

The Batangas province is regarded as being the closest summer vacation destination to Metro Manila. It’s very common among people from Manila to buy...

15 Best Beach Resorts in Pangasinan Province in 2024

Top quality yet affordable Pangasinan beach resorts have transformed the province, once renowned for its agriculture, into a premier destination for international tourists seeking...

20 Best Beach Resorts in the Philippines (2024 Guide)

The Philippines are an archipelago nation comprised of more than 7,000 islands. All of that comes together to form great shorelines, with beautiful sandy...

21 Best Hotels for Staycation in Manila (Your 2024 Guide)

Manila is widely known for its tourist attractions, the great resorts, and the amazing beaches, not to mention all of the centuries-old historical and...

15 Best Hotels For All Tastes in Tagaytay in 2024

Tagaytay, officially the City of Tagaytay, is only 59 km from the city of Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, and is usually...

14 Best Anilao Beach Resorts in Mabini, Batangas in 2024

Did you know there is a place in Philippines that is especially famous among divers? That’s Anilao Beach, in Mabini, Batangas province. Anilao is regarded...

25 Best Private Resorts Near Manila for a Perfect Getaway

When people want to visit the Philippines, the capital Manila is usually their first choice. The "Pearl of the Orient", (or the "Rome of the...

23 Best Zambales Beach Resorts With Private Pool in 2024

Many people want to escape from Metro Manila and are looking for a beach resort in Zambales. It is a beautiful province located in the...

17 Best Beach Resorts in La Union Province (2024 Full Guide)

La Union is situated in the Ilocos Region of the Philippines on the Luzon island. The province is also known as the Garden Coast...

15 Best Private Resorts in Bulacan With Swimming Pool in 2024

Bulakan is a 1st class municipality and the capital city of the province of Bulacan, just 35 kilometers away from Manila, and it is...

17 Best Hot Spring Resorts in Laguna Province in 2024

Laguna is a province in the Philippines, and it is known for being the birthplace of the Philippines hero, Jose Rizal. Besides that, it...

15 Best Laiya Beach Resorts in San Juan, Batangas in 2024

Just a short drive away from Metro Manila, the town of San Juan, Batangas Province offers everything beach lovers crave. Batangas, one of the most...

9 Best Private Resorts in Taytay With Pool

Taytay will always be in my memory because I initially wanted to spend a week and I ended up there for 70 days, jumping...

Best Day Tours near Manila for a Weekend Getaway

While Manila is the main shopping hub in Asia, it offers so much more to tourists. You will find museums, national parks, many cultural...

18 Best Resorts and Hotels in Puerto Princesa for a Beach Holiday

Are you looking for the ultimate getaway? Discover Puerto Princesa, Palawan, one of the jewels of the Philippine archipelago. A tropical paradise, it boasts...

14 Best Beachfront Hotels and Resorts in El Nido (2024)

If you're looking for a pristine, tropical paradise, look no further than Palawan Island. This world-famous tourism area is home to some of the...

11 Best Beaches to See in Langkawi Island

The beaches of Langkawi Island are some of the best-hidden gem beaches in the world. Instead of dealing with the hustle and bustle of...

15 Best Beach Resorts and Hotels in Puerto Galera in 2024

Puerto Galera is a secluded paradise on the northeastern coast of Mindoro, Philippines. This small, picturesque town is known for its world-class diving, laid-back...

17 Best Private Resorts in Antipolo With Pool in 2024

Only half an hour away from Manila, you will find Antipolo City, Rizal Province. A city that sits at the bottom of the Sierra...

13 Best Beachfront Hotels and Beach Resorts in Baler Aurora

Looking for an off-the-beaten-path beach destination? Discover Baler, Aurora Province, a hidden gem, praised for its unspoiled natural beauty, stunning beaches, and thrilling adventures. It...

11 Best Bolinao Pangasinan Beach Resorts and Hotels 2024

Bolinao, a hidden gem tucked away in the corner of Pangasinan, Philippines, is a stunning destination that will leave you in awe. The natural beauty...

11 Best Beaches in Indonesia for a Beach Holiday

Whichever “top beach” list you read you are bound to find beaches in Indonesia. With over 17,500 islands, visitors are spoiled for choice when...

11 Best Beaches in Singapore for a Beach Holiday

Singapore is famous for many things, but its beaches are especially exceptional. Despite being absolutely gorgeous, most of Singapore’s beaches are actually manmade. These beaches...

Best Resorts in Quezon City, Metro Manila with Private Pool

Since I've spent more than 2 months in Quezon City and stayed in dozens of different accommodations, I've decided to put up a guide...

11 Best Bali Resorts on Water (Villas, Tropical Huts, Bungalows & More)

With its perfect mix of culture, landscapes, hospitality, weather, and cuisine, Bali is a one-of-a-kind place. Bali is regarded as one of the world’s...

Samal Island – a Travel Guide to Island Garden City of Samal, Davao del Norte

Right in the center of the Davao Gulf, you would find one of the most beautiful islands in the Philippines: The Samal Island. Also...

12 Best Beach Resorts in Samal Island, Davao

In these cold, winter months there is nothing better than escaping to a warm island. Samal Island, also known as the Island Garden City...

13 Best Private Resorts in Cavite Province With Pool

Life can get quite hectic and busy sometimes, and there is nothing better to help the stress than a lovely vacation. Cavite Province is...

13 Best Resorts in Bohol and Panglao Island

When people think of beaches in the Philippines, they usually think of Boracay. The beaches in Boracay are gorgeous, but Bohol Island’s beaches are...

13 Best Villas and Private Resorts in Pampanga

As an experienced traveler, I have had the privilege of staying in some of the best villas and private resorts in Pampanga. In this...

Revealed: 23 Best Southeast Asia Travel Guides

Southeast Asia is a great place to visit for people from all around the world. However, being in the region can be intimidating. Despite being...

17 Best Beach Resorts in Quezon Province to Visit in 2024

Not to be confused with Quezon City, Quezon Province is the largest province in the Calabarzon region and is filled with coconut trees, vast...

21 Best Resorts in Siargao Island

Known as one of the best surfing spots in the world, Siargao is a must-go destination for surfers and non-surfers alike. In 2019, Conde...

19 Best Beach Resorts in Bataan, Philippines to Stay In 2024

Bataan, Philippines is a unique town that blends historical landmarks and a variety of natural attractions. Located about 2.5 hours away from Manila by...

Memorable Things to Do in Albania | Best Tourist Attractions

Albania is a country in the Balkan region of Europe. Despite its small size, Albania has a lot to offer. From inspiring cities such...

Albanian Alps – Theth To Valbona Hike Full Travel Guide

Just 3 months ago I went to Albania to visit this small but amazingly beautiful country where I stayed for 6 weeks. I spent...

13 Best Beach Resorts in Cebu, Philippines to Stay In 2024

Cebu is gloriously known for its enriched Spanish colonial history and enchanting beaches, attracting tourists annually. Cebu makes the perfect getaway to unwind and...

20 Best Batangas Beach Resorts in 2024 (Near Manila)

When you hear vacation, beaches will almost be the first thing that comes to mind for many. If you’re ever looking for a destination...

Do I Need Visa for Laos? Online eVisa and Visa on Arrival Information

After the long wait, traveling has finally been given the go signal! With popular destinations to choose from, Laos might just be the perfect...

10 Best Things to Do in Mandalay, Myanmar

Mandalay, Myanmar is the country’s second-largest city, a city rooted in enriched history. If you’re planning to stop by here during your visit to...

Best Things to Do in Yangon, Myanmar

You might be wondering: “Why Yangon?” Well, let me explain. I arrived in Yangon (Rangoon) on the 1st of March, 2020. Traveling in Myanmar...

The 16 Ultimate Koh Samui Hotels and Resorts

Are you planning a dream vacation to Koh Samui? Look no further for the best hotels and resorts on this idyllic Thai island. Koh...

How to Get to Koh Lanta from Krabi, Bangkok and Phuket

Koh Lanta it's a large island located in Southern Thailand and iѕ widely соnѕidеrеd as one of the world’s most beautiful рlасеѕ. Bесаuѕе of its...

Best Cheap 5 Star Hotels in Brisbane for Your Next Holiday

Brisbane is a fantastic city to visit because of its rich history as well as its fantastic location close to Australia's east coast. Whether you're...

Travelling to Vietnam – When is the best time to go?

If you're planning a trip to Vietnam, you’re probably wondering when is the best time to go there for a vacation. You’ve probably heard...

10 Best Pet-Friendly Accommodations on the Sunshine Coast

Whether you’re planning or already heading to Australia, there is no better way to spend your time away with your loved ones, and yes,...

10 Best Beach Resorts in Subic, Zambales

As an avid traveler who has had the privilege of experiencing the best beach resorts in Subic, Zambales I am excited to share my...

14 Top Day Trips From Hobart

When you hear the word Tasmania, you likely picture the cartoon character of the Tasmanian Devil. While this is a real animal, it cannot...

21 Best Day Trips from Brisbane

Brisbane is one of the oldest cities in all of Australia, having been originally settled on traditional lands of the Turrbal Aboriginal tribe. The city...

15 Best NSW Beach Resorts

If you’re looking for a state that screams beaches, then look no further! New South Wales is located on the eastern coast of Australia,...

What Are the 15 Best Cities in Australia for Day Trips?

As tourism slowly starts to recover from the hiccup (aka the pandemic), this is the perfect time to start exploring your options and plan...

BEST Beach Resorts in Phuket & Beachfront Hotels

If you are the sort to enjoy tropical island-hopping, no doubt you dream of a holiday in one of the best beach resorts in...

19 Best Beaches to Visit in Malaysia

Stretching over 300,000 square kilometers of land to parts of Borneo, Malaysia is one of the go-to vacation spots when traveling to Asia. The Indonesia-neighboring...

15 Best Beach Resorts in Malaysia

As the world comes to a screeching halt, working from home (or the office) may need that long-awaited vacation to rejuvenate your mind from...

16 Day Trips To Consider Before Leaving Hanoi

Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, is a hot spot for tourists with its rich cultural and ethnic landscape. While there are many amazing activities...

15 Best Luxurious Beach Resorts in Vietnam

Vietnam has some of the best beaches in South-East Asia, and some of the most luxurious resorts to enjoy said beaches. Everything from 5...

15 Best Beach Resorts Near Manila, Philippines

I spent about one year traveling in the Philippines, and half of this time I've been on the island of Luzon. I visited numerous...

15 Best Beach Resorts in Coron, Palawan

Described as heaven with glittering clear waters breaking on the brilliant white sands, Coron, Palawan is a tranquil fishing town on Busuanga Island on the...

28 Best Beaches to Visit in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is huge. I've been traveling around for more than a year and I still didn't see it all. There are over 25,000...

15 Best Things to Do in Boracay, Philippines

Boracay Island may be a tiny tropical paradise, but it boasts a huge list of attractions for such a small spot. Packed full of picturesque...

Southeast Asia 2 Weeks Travel Itinerary

Backpacking through Southeast Asia for young travelers has become a cliché rite of passage. Many American travelers, in particular, began exploring Southeast Asia in...

Where to Stay In Siem Reap: Best Hotels and Hostels

Angkor Wat is one of the most amazing places to visit in Cambodia, but Siem Reap has much more than that. Cambodia's second-largest city is...

10 Best Cultural Festivals of Southeast Asia

Five years ago I've visited for the first time Bangkok, Thailand and since then I returned every year to taste and experience more of...

Malapascua Island Travel Guide

So, you and your partner or your mates have decided to enjoy your holiday in Malapascua, one of the most exciting places in the...

Best Travel Vaccines for Southeast Asia

Travelers do not like the idea of getting the required vaccinations for travel before embarking on their trip due to reasons such as the...