The Best Bohol Tourist Spots – Our Guide to Bohol

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Asia, Philippines | 7 Comments
The Best Bohol Tourist Spots – Our Guide to Bohol

It comes as no surprise that Bohol island in the Philippines is a popular destination. Bohol tourist spots include the quirky Chocolate Hills, cute tarsiers, stunning waterfalls, the organic Bohol Bee Farm, a man made forest, and a rural interior, thus ensuring that there are always many things to do in Bohol for those looking […]

Panglao Island Hopping Tour and why we don’t recommend it

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Asia, Philippines | 6 Comments
Panglao Island Hopping Tour and why we don’t recommend it

The Panglao island hopping tour is one of the most popular activities in the region. The tour, departing from Alona beach, is typically priced at 400 PHP (about € 6.50) which is relatively cheap when compared to other island hopping tours in El Nido and Coron. We figured that Panglao island hopping was cheaper due […]

10 Tourist Spots in Coron, Palawan – A Guide to Coron

Posted by on Apr 5, 2017 in Asia, Philippines | 3 Comments
10 Tourist Spots in Coron, Palawan  – A Guide to Coron

Coron was right at the top of our list of places to visit in the Philippines, having been highly recommended by many people who had traveled extensively around the country before we did. Lake Kayangan, one of the most famous tourist spots in Coron, Palawan is shown on every poster advertising the region and we […]

El Nido Itinerary for Three Days – Exploring Palawan

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in Asia, Philippines, Planning | No Comments
El Nido Itinerary for Three Days – Exploring Palawan

El Nido is a little beach town nestled at the foot of the karst cliffs on the northwest side of Palawan. This El Nido itinerary will show you how the town is a popular backpacker hangout with all the usual amenities typically found in such places, and is is a great base from where to […]

Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour Do It Yourself Guide in Palawan

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Asia, Philippines | 30 Comments
Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour Do It Yourself Guide in Palawan

The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park (also known as the Puerto Princesa Underground River or PPUR), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the highlights of the island of Palawan in the Philippines. This Puerto Princesa Underground River tour do it yourself guide will assist you in making the most out of your […]

A Photo Blog of Myanmar (formerly Burma)

Posted by on Aug 21, 2016 in Asia, Myanmar | 2 Comments
A Photo Blog of Myanmar (formerly Burma)

A photo blog of Myanmar – Our travel itinerary:  Yangon – Bago – Kyaiktiyo (Golden Rock) Pagoda – Heho – Nyaung Shwe – Inle Lake – Bagan – Amarapura – Mandalay A Photo Blog of Myamnar  [srizonfbalbum id=8] A photo blog of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, a lovely collection of pictures taken from our travels around […]

Places to visit in Bhutan – A Destination Guide

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Asia, Bhutan | 6 Comments
Places to visit in Bhutan – A Destination Guide

A road trip in a country that used to feed its pigs marijuana promised to be an interesting affair. During our 12 days in in Bhutan, we were accompanied by our guide and driver – it is not possible for most tourists to visit the country independently, but we did create our own itinerary of places […]

Tourism in Bhutan – Discovering the Magic Kingdom of Bhutan

Posted by on Jul 28, 2016 in Asia, Bhutan | 7 Comments
Tourism in Bhutan – Discovering the Magic Kingdom of Bhutan

Tourism in Bhutan is as intriguing as it gets. As the aircraft weaved through the mountains of Paro in preparation for landing in Bhutan’s international airport, I realised, to my surprise, that I could make out the faces of the farmers tending to the crops on the mountainside. At just over two hours long, the […]

Travel to Bhutan, the Land of the Thunder Dragon – Planning a trip

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

The thought of travel 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 visit to the mysterious kingdom where tobacco is prohibited, as I would spend in a few months […]