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?
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
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.
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. Continue Reading
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. Continue Reading
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.
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.Continue Reading
Almost all hotels in Hong Kong and Macau have standard check-in and check-out time which sometimes do not match with your arrival or departure plans. In Hong Kong, if your departure flight happens to be at midnight and you have lots of luggage and leaving them at the hotel is inconvenient, you are lucky to have another option available for you: Hong Kong In-town Airport Express Check-In.Continue Reading
Exploring Vietnam in just a week is perfect if only visiting a place or two. Some travelers with only a week to spare would ultimately decide whether to go to Hanoi or to Ho Chi Minh. These two cities are polar opposite, yet a perfect description of the quintessential Vietnam. If this is your first time on this country, visiting its capital is recommended. Visiting Hanoi would mean visiting one of the country’s pride, a UNESCO heritage site, the Halong Bay. Here is our DIY One Week Hanoi-Halong Bay Suggested Itinerary.
Right after getting your US Visa approved, you’ve been wondering which state to visit first. Would you head to the East and be welcomed by incredibly tall skyscrapers of New York with a side trip in Washington DC? Or would you go to the West and visit California? How about heading straight to Hawaii and enjoy the beach? That’s pretty much a hard decision to come up to. Then, you decided to go to California first. The land on the west with the abundance of beautiful places to see and diverse culture to explore. The next question would be is, “How will you be able to do it by yourselves?” Continue Reading