Two months in the Philippines – Travel expenses and costs

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 in Asia, Philippines, Planning | No Comments
Two months in the Philippines – Travel expenses and costs

After having spent the last 15 years of our lives living on a professional wage which we mostly spent on wining, dining, travel and entertainment in general, setting a restrictive daily budget for traveling around the world was no easy task. Expensive dinners and wine had to be set aside and replaced by affordable accommodation […]

Planning a Trip to the Land of the Thunder Dragon – Some Practicalities

Posted by on Jul 28, 2016 in Asia, Bhutan, Planning | No Comments
Planning a Trip to the Land of the Thunder Dragon – Some Practicalities

The idea of travelling to Bhutan had been lingering in my head for many years before Nikki and I actually made it there. I found it difficult to justify spending the same amount of money on a short trip to the mysterious kingdom where tobacco is prohibited as I would spend in a few months […]