Our 3- Day Travel Itinerary to Istanbul, Turkey – Tips & Guide

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Well, the bad news is that it is simply impossible to cover Istanbul in three days. After all, the city is just too vast and multi-layered to explore it to the full in just three days. You need at least a week to enjoy the city and its major attractions. However, if you just have three days here, then you …

5 Marvelous Days In Sarajevo & Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina : Itinerary, Costs, And Tipid Tips

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Sarajevo is the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina located on the Miljacka River and surrounded by the Dinaric Alps. Apparently, this country is a melting pot of different cultures and religions which can be traced back to the Neolithic Period, beginning about 10, 200 BC. In fact, there is a street here where you can see a mosque, a synagogue, …

Cambodia Travel Guide-Koh Rong, Sihanoukville & Siem Reap

Guide to Cambodia- Koh Rong, Sihanoukville & Siem Reap

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My August this year was such a blissful month. I spent 2 weeks backpacking Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam with my college friends and my boyfriend. But here, I will be focusing more on the awesome things we did in our Cambodia trip which was for three days. It was kind of jam-packed but definitely unforgettable and full of adventures. Here’s …

A Week of Boutique – The best things to do in Cartagena Colombia

A Week of Boutique – The best things to do in Cartagena, Colombia

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We arrived in Cartagena Colombia at about four in the morning, gently chugging our way into the Boca Grande harbour, dozing half asleep in our beds to the deep throbbing of an old diesel engine. We had been five days at sea, crossing the Caribbean on a San Blas sailing trip, from Panama to Colombia, via the San Blas Islands …

Metro Manila – 10 Weekend Getaways near Metro Manila

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Been wanting to explore Metro Manila and its surroundings but don’t know where to start? Worried that you’ll end up on an organized tour from one tourist trap to the next? Well, fret not because you can start just a few hours outside of the corporate jungle! There are many travel destinations near Metro Manila which only require a day or two of …

10 Best Things to Do in Liverpool, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

10 Best Things to Do in Liverpool, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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Liverpool is a magical city in northwest England, popular in the world and with a reputation to boot. Naturally, the best things to do in Liverpool are entwined with the highlights of this maritime city, particularly its strong cultural heritage and reverence for the Beatles. Also, its galleries and museums are some of the best in the country while current urban regeneration …

Family Holiday Experience in Eurocamp - La Croix du Vieux Ponta

Family Holiday Experience in Eurocamp – La Croix du Vieux Ponta

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This summer we could not decide where to go on a family holiday.  Something which used to be an exciting task suddenly became quite daunting when you throw a very active 2-year-old and a 9-month-old baby into the mix. Therefore we were extremely excited when Eurocamp invited us to stay with them at one of their self-catering holidays parcs. Hurray! …

Canada Travel Guide: Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City

Canada Travel Guide: Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City

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Located in North America is a country famous for ice hockey, the Maple leaf, two widely-celebrated Justins (Bieber and Trudeau), and poutine. If I were to describe it in one word, however, I would say that it’s diverse. The place is populated with people from all walks of life, from Asian and Middle-Eastern to European communities. This variety of cultural …

Instramuros and Binondo Travel Guide

Our Itinerary and Travel Guide to Intramuros and Binondo in Manila, Philippines

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Travelling to Intramuros is a great way to appreciate the rich history of the Philippines. Intramuros was built 300 years ago by Spaniards when the Philippines was still a colony of Spain. It is the original Manila enclosed within the walls. While my friends and I are Filipinos, we’re glad that we hired a personal tour guide as it made …

DIY Travel Guide Series 3 Days in Krakow, Poland

DIY Travel Guide Series: 3 Days in Krakow, Poland

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Krakow, a cultural center of Poland. For everyone who still associates Poland with war and communism, times have changed. The city you will find today is home to bohemian cafes, hip bars and museums for all interests. Also seeing its streets filled with more and more tourists each year now is the time to visit Krakow. Depending on where you are coming from, …

DIY Travel Guide Series: 5 Days and 4 Nights in Arenal, Costa Rica

DIY Travel Guide Series: 5 Days and 4 Nights in Arenal, Costa Rica @drinkteatravel

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Arenal Volcano National Park is located in the Plains of the North region of Costa Rica, just 3-4 hours by car from the country’s capital San Jose. Thanks to the incredible views of the cone-shaped volcano and numerous activities available to visitors, the small town of La Fortuna at the base of the Arenal Volcano is known as one of …

DIY Travel Guide Series: 5 Days and 4 Nights in Niseko, Japan

5 Days and 4 Nights in Niseko, Japan – DIY Travel Guide Series @allison_wongsw

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Niseko is an increasingly popular ski town on Japan’s northern Hokkaido island, renown for some of the world’s best and lightest powder snow. Courtesy of constant storm cycles from Siberia, Niseko is in the elite club for snowfall levels with an average of more than 15 meters every year which ranked it No. 2 snowiest resort in the world. Klook.com …

DIY Travel Guide to Lviv, Ukraine

DIY Travel Guide to Lviv, Ukraine @TravelMonkeyCom

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By now, everyone should at least know where Ukraine is, thanks to somewhat negative, but wide coverage on the news in the past 2-3 years. It is a big country in Eastern Europe right where the EU ends, and the Commonwealth of Independent States (aka former USSR) begins. Ukraine has been influenced by different cultures over the years: from Austria …