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.
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.
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.
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.