The Truth About Dubai Desert Safari Tour

The Truth About Dubai Desert Safari Tour

If there is one activity that is never absent in any Dubai itinerary it is the Desert Safari Tour.  Dubai is generally a desert, but you are not actually experiencing its desert without joining a Dubai desert safari tour.  The tour is engaging and missing the fun would be a lost opportunity.  But, what exactly can you expect in a desert safari tour?  How cool really is it?

 

Continue Reading    

Direct Bus from Bangkok to Siem Reap

Direct Bus from Bangkok to Siem Reap

Bangkok, Thailand is one of the most popular cities in the world that a simple weekend getaway is all you need to experience its traditional culture.  Many people go to Bangkok for many reasons; good food, shop-til-you-drop shopping spree, temples, massage, and hospitality of its people.  But, one major reason that is often overlooked is its proximity to Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Yes, there is a direct bus from Bangkok to Siem Reap traveling daily.Continue Reading    

How to Spend One Day in Abu Dhabi

How to Spend One Day in Abu Dhabi

People go to United Arab Emirates primarily because of Dubai.  Dubai is the most famous Emirate, but there is another Emirate, albeit less popular, that is worthy of a visit.  That is Abu Dhabi.  Abu Dhabi is the capital of UAE and is the residence of the highest ranking official of the country.  The city is also the largest of UAE’s seven emirates and a picture of an urbanised and advanced cultural centre.  A visit in Abu Dhabi should be on everybody’s Dubai itinerary.Continue Reading    

2017 Year-Ender Travel Highlights

2017 Year-Ender Travel Highlights

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page,” this powerful quotation uttered by Saint Augustine of Hippo has inspired travellers, including myself, to act on our wanderlust.  Exploring a new place, meeting new people, exposing oneself to new cultures, and trying new dish are some of the most life-changing experiences of our lives.  The joy of travel and memories it created can bring a long lasting happiness to a rather dull life.Continue Reading    

Why It’s Hard to Quit the Job and Travel the World for a Citizen of a Third-World Country

Why It’s Hard to Quit the Job and Travel the World for a Citizen of a Third-World Country

I would be a hypocrite if I say that I do not dream of quitting my job to travel the world.  I think about it all the time, especially those times when I’ve had enough of my daily working routines.  Wouldn’t it be ideal if I could just pack my bags, tender my resignation, and sail around the world?  It is perfect, but when reality sets in I know I’m not ready yet, aside from it’s hard.  It makes it even harder because I am a citizen of a third world country.  Let me set it straight, I am not generalising, but some would agree with me when I say that it is hard to quit the job and travel the world for a citizen of a third world country.Continue Reading    

Five of the Best Non-Touristy Places in Macau

Five of the Best Non-Touristy Places in Macau

Macau is known as the Gambling Capital of Asia and home to many traditional and contemporary tourist attractions.  Over the years, Macau has solidify its place as one of the top destinations in Asia.  It is receiving over millions of tourists from different parts of the world annually that famous attractions get crowded any time of the year.  Some would even go to the extent of saying that presently, Macau is one big tourist trap.  Though it is true that famous sites like Ruins of St. Paul’s and the Venetian Hotel are overcrowded, there are still some non-touristy places in Macau worthy to visit.Continue Reading    

How to Enjoy Dubai on a Budget

How to Enjoy Dubai on a Budget

Dubai is without a doubt one of the most exciting cities in the world.  With its impressive skyscrapers, next-level adventure, delectable cuisine, and endless shopping centres, Dubai is unsurprisingly on everyone’s bucket list.  The city being a cosmopolitan hub and with its rise in tourism, touring here can be pricey.  Compare it with cities in Asia, it is pretty expensive.  For budget travellers, like us, frugality is needed but it shouldn’t compromise the whole experience.    There is a way to enjoy Dubai on a budget.

Continue Reading    

One-Week Dubai Tour Itinerary

One-Week Dubai Tour Itinerary

Going to Dubai wasn’t really on our bucket list for many reasons.  First, it is scorching hot especially on summer.  Second, we live in Macau and it does look like Macau.  Third, among many others, the flight tickets are ridiculously expensive.  But, when Dubai has risen to prominence as a cosmopolitan hub centre in the Middle East, we took notice.  We started to admire it from the pictures we see on social media sites and we could no longer deny that the place is a must.  Add the fact that I have a brother working there, so it is certainly a go.  This One-Week Dubai Tour Itinerary makes sure you get to visit what Dubai has to offer.Continue Reading    

How To Apply for a Dubai Tourist Visa

How To Apply for a Dubai Tourist Visa

Over the years, Dubai in United Arab Emirates has established itself as the premier travel destination in Middle East for travellers around the world.  What used to be a long stretch of desert is now a bustling cosmopolitan of impressive skyscrapers.  In most recent years, Dubai has seen the rise of tourism and has welcomed its door to millions of tourists from all over the globe.  But, not everyone can just enter Dubai, some would need a visa.  Today, we give you the easiest ways on How To Apply for a Dubai Tourist Visa.Continue Reading    

Where to Eat in Macau?  2018 Macau Michelin Starred Restaurants

Where to Eat in Macau? 2018 Macau Michelin Starred Restaurants

It’s the time of the year when Gourmands and food Connoisseurs are all ears for the announcement of the Michelin Starred Restaurants.  Last November 30, the list of 2018 Macau Michelin Starred Restaurants has been announced together with restaurants in Hong Kong and all restaurants awarded are now updating their profile to include this recent recognition.Continue Reading