Third Quarter Round-up and a Chance to Win a Free Trip

*This is a Sponsored Post   The Hubby and I miss our out-of-the-country (OOTC) trips. As you probably know, we have been travelling together for as long as we have known each other (which is about 13 years and counting). If we have the budget and the time, we try to celebrate our wedding anniversary …

The Philippines is one of Top 2013 Destinations to Watch via Conde Nast Traveller

The Philippines is one of Top 2013 Destinations to Watch via Conde Nast Traveller

Top travel magazine Conde Nast Traveller has named the Philippines as one of the Top 2013 destinations. Ranking second to Brazil, the magazine describes the country of 7,107 islands as ‘heavenly’.  I think one of the reasons why travelling here has become so appealing is because of Survivor (US), the latest season of which was …

Crossing the Thailand-Cambodia Border by Bus: A Step by Step Tutorial

(The Great Birthday Trip Part 3) OBJECTIVE This tutorial aims to teach you how to cross the Aranyaprathet, Thailand–Poipet, Cambodia border by land using Bus 99  which departs from Lumphini Park in Bangkok. Why this route?  Because it will take you straight to the border unlike other buses that stop at the Aranyaprathet Terminal. The …

Top 10 Best Value Destinations for 2012 via Lonely Planet

Planning your travels for 2012?  Consider Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Best Value Destinations.  I’m glad Japan, Portugal and Vietnam made the list. It would be nice to personally see Porto, home to the world-famous Porto wine which I love.;) Porto, Portugal The town that put the ‘Port’ in Portugal (as well as the port in …