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5 Reasons Why Semarang, Indonesia Is A Perfect Offbeat Destination 

  Bali. Lombok. Yogyakarta. Maybe even Jakarta. Those are the places most people think of when envisioning a trip to Indonesia. But being an archipelago consisting of over 17,000 islands, Indonesia has so much more unspoiled beauty that you don’t really see in most travelers’ bucket lists. It’s a shame, really, because for anyone who loves… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Semarang, Indonesia Is A Perfect Offbeat Destination 

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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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Travel Taught Me How To Go Makeupless

Spending my childhood in the Philippines, makeup wasn’t really something that was deemed necessary. I grew up with four aunts of different ages, but as most women were back then, they were all about simplicity. Makeup is for special occasions only, like weddings or prom. So when I moved to the states and sooner than… Continue reading Travel Taught Me How To Go Makeupless

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10 Non-Touristy Ways To Experience The Best Views In Batanes 

Oh, Batanes. She’s that person everyone can’t help but fall for. She’s popular, but very mysterious. Everyone knows of her, but barely anyone really knows her. You hear nothing but great things, and when you finally have a chance to spend time with her, even for just a little bit, you see just how charismatic… Continue reading 10 Non-Touristy Ways To Experience The Best Views In Batanes 

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An Intro To Batanes, A World Away

  It was all a dream. When I first heard about Batanes, I was intrigued right away. It was one of the first places recommended to me aside from the usual others such as Palawan and Boracay. Having very little experience in traveling within the country at the time, I didn’t really had a clue… Continue reading An Intro To Batanes, A World Away

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Time Travel Edition: 6 Places In The Philippines That Will Transcend You Back In Time

We all search for magical moments. Why else do we go out of our way and fly thousands of miles. It’s not always about the things that we learn, but it’s those breathtaking moments that many of us pursue when we travel to places. And although museums takes us back as we get schooled about… Continue reading Time Travel Edition: 6 Places In The Philippines That Will Transcend You Back In Time

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How To Make Your Temple Hopping Experience In Siem Reap Spiritual And Meaningful

I don’t know about you, but when I go to a world renowned place filled with hundreds of tourists from all over the planet, it’s a little hard to fully indulge in the moment. And well, despite many reasons, most people come to Siem Reap for one purpose, which is as you’ve guessed, their glorious… Continue reading How To Make Your Temple Hopping Experience In Siem Reap Spiritual And Meaningful

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 The Perfect Itinerary For A 3 Day Long Layover In Manila

  Most people think of Manila as just a layover city to hop on to the other islands of the Philippines. It’s dirty, too chaotic, they say. There’s not much to see and you’d be stuck in traffic half the day, many will tell you. I’d be a hypocrite if I tell you otherwise, because… Continue reading  The Perfect Itinerary For A 3 Day Long Layover In Manila

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5 Must Visit Attractions In Manchester

This is a collaborative post and contains affiliate links. One of the cities you must visit when you are traveling to England is Manchester. This diverse city in the northwest part of England is rich in both commercial and cultural heritage. You will surely be amazed when you learn more about its arts, history, and culture.… Continue reading 5 Must Visit Attractions In Manchester