That Time When We Got Scammed by a Taxi in Hanoi

That Time When We Got Scammed by a Taxi in Hanoi

One of the most common problems of travelers in Asia, which can spoil the fun, is taxi scam.  It is so prevalent that sometimes taking a taxi is not an option anymore not unless necessary.  Vietnam, Thailand, Macau, Philippines, and some other countries have tourists complaining about how their taxis dupe them.  You’ve heard stories about this all the time. Read More    

Getting Around Macau

Getting Around Macau

Macau is a tiny place, so tiny that it’s not even half the size of Hong Kong so getting around it is pretty much easy.  It is small that car rental will never thrive and that you can get around it without having to spend a penny.  Yes, that is right.  Getting around Macau is cheap or sometimes even free. Read More    

Accredited Agencies for Japan Visa Application in Macau

Accredited Agencies for Japan Visa Application in Macau

One way of applying for Japan Visa in Macau is going through an accredited agency.  It is more convenient than making an appointment online and applying in person at Japan Visa Application Center in Hong Kong.  Though it is more expensive it is preferred by most people living in Macau.  It saves them trouble of taking a ferry and going to its neighboring city.  Hand over all your documents to any agencies and then relax and let them do everything for you. Read More    

How to Apply for Japan Visa in Hong Kong and Macau

How to Apply for Japan Visa in Hong Kong and Macau

Tokyo, Sapporo, Kyoto, Osaka, and Nagoya are just some of the most famous cities to travel to and all of them are located in one amazing and beautiful country of Japan.  It is no surprising that Japan is one of the most visited countries in the world because of its unique culture and well-preserved tradition. For Filipinos, acquiring a Japan Visa is a prerequisite in entering the country.  As an OFW (Overseas Filipino Worker) living in Macau, I need not to go back to the Philippines to apply for one.  It is possible to get it from my current country of residence.Read More    

How Much Does a One-Week Hanoi-Halong Bay Tour Cost

How Much Does a One-Week Hanoi-Halong Bay Tour Cost

One important thing that every traveler needs to think about is budget.  There are places that are infamously expensive and there are some that wouldn’t hurt your bank account.  Vietnam belongs to the latter.  A good thing about touring Asia is that it is cheap yet gives you an amazing experience.  Beautiful sceneries, sumptuous dishes, and off the beaten path experiences are in abundance in this side of the world.  Going to Hanoi and Halong Bay is a must when in Vietnam and can be done on a little cost.  So, How Much Does a One-Week Hanoi-Halong Bay Tour Cost?  Find out below.Read More    

Our Yosemite Experience (Complete Itinerary and Expenses)

Our Yosemite Experience (Complete Itinerary and Expenses)

Visiting Yosemite wasn’t part of the original plan.  Since we only had less than 2 weeks in the United States, we were thinking of going to Las Vegas after Los Angeles and then to San Francisco.  But then, we fell in love with pictures of Yosemite that we finally decided to go here in lieu of Las Vegas.  We’re glad that we did.  Our Yosemite experience was one of the most memorable experiences we had in our lives. Read More    

Hong Kong Travel Guide

Hong Kong Travel Guide

According to the most recent report of an independent market research group on international arrival, Euromonitor, Hong Kong has received the highest number of visitors all over the world.  In 2015, Hong Kong has welcomed over 26 million tourists and it wasn’t at all surprising.  The metropolitan city of Hong Kong has become a center of international trading and a perfect tourist destination.  It not only boasts impressive skyscrapers and world class leisure parks, but, it has preserved its rich tradition and history.  This Hong Kong Travel Guide will give you a quick rundown of what to expect and how to get around this marvelous city.Read More    

Why Bangkok Is The Perfect Weekend Getaway

Why Bangkok Is The Perfect Weekend Getaway

Having a 9-5 work time can be exhausting sometimes.  Oftentimes, you just want to get out of the city you work in and be somewhere else.  You just want to give in to your ever insatiable wanderlust.  A quick weekend getaway is sometimes what we all need to release all the stress brought by our jobs and other things.  A weekend getaway is proven to help us get ready for another week of papers, clients, memos, guests, and ledgers.  But where is the best place for a weekend getaway?  There are many cities that are perfect for this, but, one city stood out, Bangkok.  Bangkok Weekend Getaway.Read More    

How Not to Get Scammed by Taxi in Macau

How Not to Get Scammed by Taxi in Macau

Macao or Macau is known all over the world as the “Las Vegas of Asia” with all of its huge and extravagant casinos and hotels.  It is also a favorite destination of history buffs because of its UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  Being colonized by Portuguese for a long period of time, Macao has been a fusion of traditional and modern, of East and West culture.  Tourists in Macao have no complaints except for one thing, taxi.  Taxi scam in Macao is so alarming that is why the Macao Tourism is doing their best they can to monitor it.Read More    

Why You Should Go To Sausalito When In San Francisco

Why You Should Go To Sausalito When In San Francisco

Travelers going to San Francisco have their itinerary full with most common tourist spots like Golden Gate, Lombard St, Union Square, Fisherman’s Wharf and others.  They would come and go without even taking notice of this small, quaint and quiet town called Sausalito.  Probably, it wasn’t even on their radars or if it was, there wasn’t just enough time.  Well, they didn’t know what they’ve missed.  A quick tour in Sausalito San Francisco is enough to appreciate the beauty of this old-fashioned town.Read More