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Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Finding Beauty Where It’s “Ugly”

Gritty, honest, raw. But I didn’t see it that way at first. Initially, it was everything I thought I would hate. But clearly, travel does something magical to us. For every impoverished streets I’ve seen and for every chaotic crossroads I’ve witnessed, Phnom Penh has unapologetically shown its light to me. Raw and unassuming as… Continue reading Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Finding Beauty Where It’s “Ugly”

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I Hid At The Back Of A Tour Bus To Northern Ireland Because I Left My Passport

Irish luck? Yeah right. I hate the word luck. I feel like the term has been used so loosely that it almost seems like an excuse for anything– good or bad. I still do believe that there are circumstances that does require a bit of luck though, and that’s why when I went to Ireland,… Continue reading I Hid At The Back Of A Tour Bus To Northern Ireland Because I Left My Passport

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There’s An Airplane Graveyard In The Middle Of Bangkok And It’s Cool AF

Bangkok is a city that never fails to surprise me. Just when you think you’ve seen the best of her, she’ll quickly surprise you with something even more novel. By far my favorite city, it’s a little apprehending to think that after quite a few visits, I still haven’t seen it all. Though I’ve been… Continue reading There’s An Airplane Graveyard In The Middle Of Bangkok And It’s Cool AF

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Is Halong Bay Even Worth It?

As I awoke with the sound of the airconditioning turning off, I didn’t had to remind myself where I was. I can still feel subtle rocking, though very mildly, it was very clear that I was on a boat. Quickly, the excitement came over me as I scooted my body up reaching for the window.… Continue reading Is Halong Bay Even Worth It?

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You Need To Go To Calaguas Island And You Need To Go NOW

If I could turn back the hands of time, my first choice will always be Paris 1920’s, or anywhere and anytime Hemingway was at his prime. But if I had the unlimited power to keep going back to different eras, I will for sure include Boracay in the 80’s, prior to the commercialized strip and… Continue reading You Need To Go To Calaguas Island And You Need To Go NOW

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I Went To A Cat Cafe And Found Out I Don’t Like Cats

Cats. It’s easy to fall in love with them. They’re sweet, they’re beautiful, and there’s something so captivating about they way they are. They move so graciously, and at the same time, they remain such mysterious creatures. It’s easy to see why everyone goes crazy over them. They say it’s either you’re a cat person… Continue reading I Went To A Cat Cafe And Found Out I Don’t Like Cats