It’s a Small World After All – How I Met a Schoolmate’s Father in Perth, Australia

This happened many years back but I just thought of writing about it because I saw some pictures from my trip to Perth while trying to organize my files in my external hard drive. It’s one of the things that’s been keeping me busy since the enhanced community quarantine started. In 2008, I was sent […]

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Surigao City, Philippines Travel Guide

Surigao City, the capital and only city of the province of Surigao del Norte is located in the Caraga region in Mindanao, Philippines. My colleagues who used to work there describe it as a paradise. Even though it is just about 3 hours away from Siargao Island by ferry, it is not a popular tourist […]

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Surigao City- The City of Island Adventures

Surigao City located in Mindanao, Philippines is the capital and only city of the province of Surigao del Norte. It is tagged as The City of Island Adventures because of its many islands. When I was still working for Clariden Holdings Inc., there was a time when I was assigned at the mine site in […]

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Crossing the Cantiasay-San Pedro Bridge in Surigao City, Philippines

Dubbed as the longest footbridge in the Philippines, the Cantiasay-San Pedro Bridge is a wooden bridge in Surigao City in Mindanao. I’m not sure about the actual length of the bridge. Some say it is 391 meters while others say it is 471 meters. It is one of the tourist attractions of the city. The […]

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How to Start a Professional Blog – The Beginner’s Guide

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12 Things To Do While Stuck in Quarantine

It’s been almost two weeks since Luzon Island in the Philippines has been placed under enhanced community quarantine in response to the growing cases of COVID-19 in the country. And I saw in the news that many countries are in the same setup to minimize the spread of the virus. I know many are bored […]

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What to Do in Bangkok, Thailand: Join a Thai Cooking Class

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Postcards From My Southeast Asia Backpacking Trip

Two nights ago while I was checking my things for Thai bills I saved from my Southeast Asia backpacking trip last year, I saw the postcards I sent myself during that trip. I checked out the postcards one by one and read the things I wrote to myself during that trip. Reading them brought back […]

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How to Provide Proof of Onward Travel

One of the tips my brother shared with me when I was preparing for my six weeks backpacking trip last year is to have proof of onward travel for my flight out of the country. I didn’t know anything about this until that time my brother told me. And I’m sure many of you haven’t […]

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Places to Visit in Myanmar: Yangon, Inle Lake, Mandalay and Bagan

In my previous post, I made a solo traveler’s guide to Myanmar. In this post, I’ll be sharing the second part of the guide which is places to visit in Myanmar. Myanmar was part of my six weeks backpacking trip last June. In those six weeks, I planned on visiting five countries in Southeast Asia: […]

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