Most Frequently Asked Questions During US Visa Interview

I have just been recently granted a 10-year Multiple Entry US Visa along with my wife after deciding it’s about time to explore the West.  For us who always wanted to visit the states, it is a dream come true.  Applying for US visa is not something you spontaneously decided.  You assess yourself whether you have a high chance of getting approved.  You prepare necessary documents, bank statements, travel history and of course, you save for the US visa fee.  After careful assessment and completion of all necessary documents, you think about the interview.  For most, the visa interview is the most dreaded, it may be short, but, sure it is unpredictable.  Today, we list down the Most Frequently Asked Questions during US Visa Interview. Continue reading “Most Frequently Asked Questions During US Visa Interview”

How to Apply for US Visa in Hong Kong and Macau

Most people dream of visiting the United States of America to marvel the beauty of its numerous tourist attractions evident by the number of Visa applications US embassies receive from any parts of the world.  Lucky are those who are exempted from acquiring Visa and can freely enter America anytime they want.  For those who need to apply visa, appointment should be set, payment should be made and documents should be completed.  It sounds very tedious, but, it really isn’t. Continue reading “How to Apply for US Visa in Hong Kong and Macau”

2017 Michelin Starred Restaurants in Macau and Hong Kong

The annual announcement of Michelin-Star restaurants is highly anticipated not only by restaurant owners but also by food enthusiasts.  Last November 9 at Ritz-Carlton hotel, the lists for 2017 Michelin Starred restaurants were finally unveiled.  The “inspectors” as they call themselves had finally came into a deliberate decision and award those restaurants that have excellent food value and service.  The food and restaurant business is taking this list pretty seriously.  To be included in this list adds prestige that would translate into good business. Continue reading “2017 Michelin Starred Restaurants in Macau and Hong Kong”

Places in China Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa

China is the second largest state in the world and the most populous one.  With its vast land area, countless of tourist attractions are available.  Man-made and natural wonders have populated the country from Northern to Southern part.  With its rich history and abundant attractions, a visit to China is on the top of the list.  But, not everyone can easily enter China, most of world’s nationalities have to acquire visa to enter.  Filipinos, for one, are required a visa to enter, but, there are some places in China Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa. Continue reading “Places in China Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa”

Infinity Pool at Marina Bay Sands

One of the highlights of our vacation in Singapore was our stay at Marina Bay Sands.  Since its inception in 2010, the hotel has been one of the most frequented tourist spots in Singapore.  Like its counterpart in Macao, the Venetian Hotel, Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort hotel.  The hotel has a casino, shopping centre, convention centre, and of course, its pride, the Infinity Pool.    The Infinity Pool at Marina Bay Sands has proven itself worthy to be on the same level as Sentosa, Merlion, and Universal Studios when talking about the most popular tourist attractions in Singapore. Continue reading “Infinity Pool at Marina Bay Sands”

3D2N Hong Kong Tour Itinerary

Hong Kong is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world.  Magnificent skylines, impressive buildings, intriguing blend of Eastern and Western cultures, and numerous tourist spots are what make the city one of a kind.  It is one of the most popular cities, not only in Asia but around the world.  Even in the midst of its popularity and thousands of tourists arrival, Hong Kong has always delivered.  There are many tourist attractions enough to satisfy every travelers around the world.  Here in this article is a sample of Hong Kong Tour Itinerary to help you get around this incredible place. Continue reading “3D2N Hong Kong Tour Itinerary”

Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok is one of the most visited cities in the world and nobody is surprised.  This cosmopolitan city offers a wide range of scenic spots, authentic Thai activities, and sumptuous cuisine.  It is impossible for a tourist to experience the quintessential Bangkok for a short period of time, but doing these ten things is the closest to experiencing it.  There is something about Bangkok that attracts people from around the world, people who don’t mind the hot temperature and humidity, traffic, and pollution.  It could be its diverse culture, delicious food, magnificent skyline, lively nightlife, or its hospitable people.  Whatever it is, everybody just loves Bangkok.  Below are the Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand. Continue reading “Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand”

Hanoi Vietnam: Hoa Lo Prison

Every country has a history, a remembrance of past struggle, hardships, and triumph.  Stories from our ancestors, written accounts on textbooks, remnants of artifacts and relics displayed on museums, and old photographs are our sources.  Vietnam has an affluent history being under French colonization to Communists uprising and revolt and to heartbreaking Vietnam War.  All of these had shaped Vietnam as we know today.  There are many places and historic sites in all over Vietnam that would remind us of their history.  And one in particular is Hoa Lo Prison in Hanoi, Vietnam. Continue reading “Hanoi Vietnam: Hoa Lo Prison”

The Parisian Macao Hotel

Venetian Macau Hotel has brought Italy in Macau, nine years ago.  This year, Paris is within reach with the completion of the newest resort hotel in Macau, the Parisian Macao Hotel.  Just when everybody thinks that Macau has enough integrated resort hotels, two new ones had opened.  Last August we’ve seen Wynn Palace and its elegant modern hotel and the impressive Performance Lake.  Last month the replica of the Eiffel Tower has impressed a lot of locals and tourists, alike.  Truly, there is no stopping Macau from being the Las Vegas of Asia. Continue reading “The Parisian Macao Hotel”

Countries Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa

The Philippines currently ranked number 76 tied with Cape Verde at The Henley and Partners Visa Restrictions Index 2016 with Germany topping the list.  The Visa Restrictions Index is a ranking of countries based on the travel freedom its citizens enjoy.  How convenient it would be to travel to whichever country you desire without the hassle of getting visa and worrying about getting approved?  Currently, the Philippines can enter to 61 countries and territories without a visa or visa on arrival, that’s 61 out of 218 countries and territories, quite not there yet. Continue reading “Countries Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa”