Here is an accounting of our travel expenses incurred during our 5-day vacation in Sydney.
Here is an accounting of our travel expenses incurred during our 7-day vacation in Bali and Yogyakarta.
What are the things I MUST DO and AVOID while traveling around Bali and Yogyakarta?
It’s true that nothing beats the actual experience, of personally seeing the wonders of the world, engaging in conversations with the locals, taking a photo of iconic places with your own camera, of literally stepping foot on a foreign land. But sometimes, some of us, just can’t travel for various reasons. But that doesn’t mean you cannot explore the world.
Sipping a warm cup of tea at a balcony of the Tea County Hotel while overlooking the vast tea plantations of Munnar is my perfect morning. For 2 days, Tea County Hotel offers me more than the tranquility of its surrounding landscapes.
Here is an accounting of our travel expenses incurred during our 5-day post-wedding trip in Kerala, India.
Early this year, the Indian Embassy in the Philippines announced that it has started outsourcing its visa processing to BLS International effective January 12, 2012. The embassy no longer accepts personal applications and all visa applications must go thru BLS International.
The Baba House along Jeeren Street is surely not the cheapest in Malacca but if you want to relive the Peranakan lifestyle, this is probably where the closest you can get.
Everything is easier and more convenient these days, especially in obtaining important documents, thanks to the internet and other technological innovations. Gone were the days when you have to haggle with photobooth operators, queue up and roast under a covered basketball court, and spend endless hours, or even days, to submit a Philippine passport application to DFA.
Here is a post-accounting of my travel expenses as inspired by justwandering.org and La Aventura Project. I feel proud of myself that I was able to note every detail of my expenses there. This practice made me realize that there are other unnecessary expenses I could shed off (tips for my next trip) without compromising fun and unique travel opportunities.
Let me share some of my strategies on how to pack a 7-kilo luggage for a ton of adventure without compromising cost and comfort.
I prefer the intangible life lessons I get from traveling, meeting new people, and immersing in a different culture than the materialistic ideals of a consumerist lifestyle.