Day 1: A Tour to Cappadocia, Turkey

Recently, I have done a small tour in Cappadocia region. The tour took 2 nights and 2 days starting from Istanbul. Cappadocia region is part of the city of Nevsehir which is around 750km from Istanbul. The most convenient way of travelling is by air. It only takes 1 hour 15 minutes, but since the…

Apo Island Sea Turtles Adventure

It’s summer! I couldn’t be more excited than to travel and enjoy the sun. The Philippines being composed of 7500 islands (updated), I have plenty of options where I want myself tanned. Apo Island highlighted my curiosity when I  learned that the island is inhabited by sea turtles.  Yes, sea turtles and you can swim…

Siquijor: Around the Mystic Island of the Philippines

Siquijor is a small island with so much to offer, from beautiful beaches to century old churches. It’s a place where you can enjoy tranquility and have a glimpse of its history. We had a chance to see some of the tourist destinations in Siquijor. Our driver Kuya Danny was very kind to show us…

Kotor, Montenegro in Less Than 12 Hours

I visited the coastal town of Kotor and the whole of Kotor Bay via boat which sailed from the Great Port of Montenegro. Kotor is only 45 minutes away from Budva by bus and regular bus trips are conveniently available at a reasonable cost. I purchased a daily excursion ticket which included outbound and inbound transport…

Backpacking Kyoto, Japan 3D – 4N Itinerary

Kyoto was the capital of ancient Japan for more than one thousand years and presently remained as the Capital of Kyoto Prefecture in the Kansai region. It is a known place to experience the old Japanese traditions which are shrouding around the atmosphere of the old city. A thousand-year old culture, beautiful Zen temples, gardens, shrines,…

A Quick Travel Guide: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I consider Kuala Lumpur as a gateway of my travel world.  This is since I have discovered that traveling and connecting flights around Asia is cheapest from Malaysia. AirAisa, the largest low-cost airline in Malaysia is based in Kuala Lumpur. They have regular domestic and international flights connecting 27 countries around Asia and expanding to Australia….

Jiufen: The Real Spirited Away

Hi. Excuse me, sir. What train should I take to Jiufen? I was standing in the middle of the crowded Taipei Main Station during a rush hour. Everything was written in Chinese, I wasn’t prepared for it since I went to Taipei without an itinerary (which I usually do when I travel) but I was…

Day 1 – Walking Tour: Budapest, Hungary

This old city is the capital of Hungary. Until 1873, Buda and Pest were two individual cities separated by the Danube River. Since the merge, Budapest is the biggest city in the country and one of the biggest in Europe with a population of 3.3 million. Upon arrival in the city by plane, take a…

Quick Trip to Venice, Italy

I took the regular train from the main train station of Bologna located at the northern  inner circular road (old downtown walls). There are two types of trains from Bologna to Venice; the speed train and the regular train service (12 euros). It leaves the station hourly. Regular trains does not provide tickets and assigned seat numbers thus in rush hours…

7 Best Night Markets to Visit in Taipei

I was wondering where to go after the Yangmingshan Cherry Blossoms experience. With no specific itinerary, we randomly went to nearby night markets and it was an awesome experience. The crowd, the food, the vivid nightlife and the budget friendly shopping, I would definitely recommend night market hopping. Here are few best night markets that you should…

Resort Review: Anika Beach Resort

If you are planning to visit Sta. Fe, Bantayan, Cebu to experience its white sand beaches and to unwind, I would like to suggest a beach resort that would give you the comfort you deserve. Anika Beach Resort is perfect for family getaway, team building, small group conferences and weekend chills. It has the essential…