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Travel Guide: The Nusa Islands, Indonesia Travel Guide

Exploring the Tropical Trio off the coast of Mainland Bali -- Suggested travel guide on what to see for 3 days exploring the Nusa Islands, Indonesia

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NIGHTLIFE GUIDE: 1 ALTITUDE, SINGAPORE

Atop the Highest Al Fresco Bar in the World I've been to Singapore six times this year, mostly for business, and hugely because it's so easy to fly direct from Cebu via Cebu Pacific. And yet, for someone who's been to Singapore too many times, I realize I didn't know much about the city at… Continue reading NIGHTLIFE GUIDE: 1 ALTITUDE, SINGAPORE

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Bucket List Check: Singapore, Exotic Jewel of the Far East

I caught my first glimpse of the renowned Jewel at the Changi Airport early in the morning. Despite being visibly tired and coming from a 3.5-hour flight from Cebu, my whole demeanor flight changed upon catching sight of this ‘jewel’.

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Jiufen and Shifen: Taiwan’s charming old towns

Did you know that Taiwan was actually Japan's first colony? You can still feel it, once you step on the shores of Taiwan--you can feel a little bit of China, and a little bit of Japan... but don't tell the Taiwanese that. Japan wanted to show off to the world that they can also do the imperial colonizing… Continue reading Jiufen and Shifen: Taiwan’s charming old towns

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The Biggest Dutch Pancake Event Happens in Cebu

Last September at Plaza Independencia, Dutch Pancake came to Cebu to achieve one major feat: to create the biggest Dutch Pancake event in Cebu! The goal is to make (and feed) more than 1,000 people! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AaczE9Qsew8 What's Pancake Surfing? Pancake surfing is the concept of traveling the world and organizing events with pancakes at local… Continue reading The Biggest Dutch Pancake Event Happens in Cebu

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Bucketlist Check: Starfield Library in Seoul, South Korea

Around me were 50,000-something books with 13-meter tall bookshelves, lots of open air and natural light. Quite a few people are taking selfies, while some are silently reading or working on their laptops. I was just looking around, unable to hide my excitement.

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Bucketlist Check: Mystical Floating Markets of Thailand

There is something so romantic about river boat rides. Even amidst the sweltering heat of tropical Thailand, we still found ourselves enamored by the river, by the strange blend of familiarity and exoticism of it all. WHAT TO EXPECT: BANGKOK, THAILAND Maybe it is human nature that subconsciously draws us towards bodies of water. The human… Continue reading Bucketlist Check: Mystical Floating Markets of Thailand

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Stonehenge Travel Guide *UPDATED 2019*

As an art history teacher, this is among the first point of entry to the subject--Stonehenge, Lascaux cave paintings, Venus of WIllendorf and other prehistoric art. To finally be in England and the Stonehenge so nearby--I couldn't pass it up.