I’ve been a lazy blogger and I know it’s been over a year since I stayed in this hostel during my backpacking trip from Kuala Lumpur Malaysia to Thailand overland but I think it’s worthy to still share this review. Fin Hostel in 5-10min walk to Kata and Karon Beach ang 15min drive to Patong. … More Fin Hostel: 5 stars out of 5
If you need a drive break on your way to Nasugbu or Calatagan Batangas, swing by Cafe Central in Lian. It’s a quaint Spanish house turned into cafe and restaurant located along Nasugbu road, in front of a huge sugar factory. Their authentic kapeng barako and turon with langka is a killer combo!
It’s quite daunting to hear someone going on a solo trip to mystical Siquijor. A lot of times I heard people say the place is known for witchcraft and whatever wizardry they have there. I went anyway, though it’s my first time to travel alone in my own country. Because despite those stories I heard, I still believe in the goodness of people and more so, the kindness of my fellow Filipinos. … More Soloing Siquijor
“350 thousand” the driver in blue uniform said while I was getting a taxi from Ngurah Rai Denpasar Airport to Ubud. I negotiated to 300 Rupiah, the driver smiled and said “Okay”. He guided me to the parking lot to his fairly new blue Chevrolet taxi. I stuffed my backpack at the backseat and sat … More Ubud, Bali: Gypsying Solo
I was aware that traveling around Hangzhou alone, without knowledge in Mandarin would be quite an experience. Well, my expectations were set since I arrived in Xiaoshan airport, asked 8 people where the cab bay was and NO one was able to understand me. So I grabbed a free map available at the Holiday Inn … More The West Lake and Leifeng Pagoda, Hangzhou