[20 Jul 2014 | 7 Comments | 329 views]
How to Save Money on Hotels via TravelPony

You can save money on hotels if you use TravelPony, a travel booking site. I tried it in Bangkok and liked it.

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Accommodations, Headline »

[20 Jul 2014 | 7 Comments | 329 views]
How to Save Money on Hotels via TravelPony

You can save money on hotels if you use TravelPony, a travel booking site. I tried it in Bangkok and liked it.

Asia, Itineraries, Philippines »

[15 Jul 2014 | 8 Comments | 804 views]
Things To Do in Coron, Palawan

Coron is a highly recommended destination if you’re a water lover. You can swim, snorkel, and dive in one of the clearest waters in the Philippines. Here are things to do in Coron, as suggested by a Palawan local.

Asia, Extreme Adventures, Philippines »

[8 Jul 2014 | 13 Comments | 1,540 views]
Caving in Lanuza, Surigao del Sur

If you find yourself in Surigao del Sur, don’t miss going caving in Lanuza. The Campamento Cave, though not so deep at 256 meters, is full of wonderful cave formations.

Guides and Tips, Solo Travel Tips »

[30 Jun 2014 | 17 Comments | 1,485 views]
How to Pass the Time at the Airport

Do you usually find yourself waiting for hours until your flight? Here are some of my suggestions on how to pass the time at the airport.

Travel Stories »

[26 Jun 2014 | 28 Comments | 2,051 views]
Solo Travelers in Focus: 9 More Stories of Kindness on the Road

This third in my series of Stories of Kindness on the road focuses on solo travelers. Read 9 more inspiring experiences of being helped by strangers.

Accommodations, Asia, Philippines »

[19 Jun 2014 | 2 Comments | 998 views]
Where to Stay in Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur

Wondering where to stay in Hinatuan during your Surigao del Sur trip? Take a look at this list of hostels and lodging houses in town.

Asia, Food & Drink, Thailand »

[13 Jun 2014 | 9 Comments | 914 views]
Learning Thai Cooking in Sangkhlaburi

If you love Thai food, know that you can have it anywhere in the world you may be–just learn how to cook! I loved my Thai cooking class in Sangkhlaburi.

Asia, Philippines »

[7 Jun 2014 | 19 Comments | 2,595 views]
7 Things I Love About Sabtang Island, Batanes

A year later, I still can’t forget the wonder I had felt at seeing Batanes for the first time. Here are the things I loved about Sabtang Island.

Asia, Food & Drink, Thailand »

[28 May 2014 | 9 Comments | 1,540 views]
Tasting Bangkok With Locals

With Locals is a new start-up connecting travelers with locals who have the talent, passion and skills to share with them. I tried it out in Bangkok and loved it!

Travel Stories »

[23 May 2014 | 32 Comments | 3,752 views]
Of Trusting Strangers: 7 More Stories of Kindness on the Road

When you talk to travelers, you’ll realize how often it is they experience being treated with kindness on the road. Read 7 stories here that will restore your faith in humanity.

Europe, Guest Post, Netherlands »

[13 May 2014 | 5 Comments | 1,671 views]
5 Things to Do in Amsterdam

In this guest post, travel blogger Bente Vold Klausen shares five things to do in Amsterdam during the rainy season.

Asia, Culture, Malaysia »

[9 May 2014 | 9 Comments | 1,748 views]
Hunting the Lost Kittens of George Town, Penang

If you like street art, you should see the 101 Lost Kittens of George Town in Penang, Malaysia (among other wonderful works of art there) before they’re gone.

Travel Stories »

[28 Apr 2014 | 25 Comments | 4,075 views]
5 Stories of Kindness on the Road

There are so many stories of kindness on the road that inspire us, that make us believe that people are basically good at heart. Read 5 such stories here.

Accommodations, Asia, Nepal »

[21 Apr 2014 | 14 Comments | 2,425 views]
Where to Stay in Kathmandu, Nepal

Would you like to know where to stay in Kathmandu? Read my reviews of two hotels I’ve stayed in when I was there.