A Guide to TEFL Jobs for Filipino English Teachers

TEFL Certification for Filipinos – A Guide to TEFL Jobs for Filipino English Teachers

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Have you been thinking about becoming a Filipino TEFL teacher but feeling unsure how to get started or where to find the best TEFL certification for Filipinos? No matter if you’ve been dreaming about the shimmering beaches of the Thai Islands, the snow-topped peaks of the South American Andes, the happening cities of China, or the cultured towns of Mediterranean …

Inspiring Travel Story: Pasta on a Mission with Zak the Baker and the Artisans of Italy

Pasta on a Mission – Zak the Baker and the Artisans of Italy #PastaOnAMission

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Zak the Baker or Miamian Zak Stern left his life years ago from the pharmacy school and travelled US, Europe and many others to visit farms with high hopes of learning the craft behind the wine, cheese and bread. This might seem like a crazy idea for most, but he knows what he wants. With his travels, he appreciated the …

Around the World Trip: Filipina Backpacker Visa Experiences

Around the World Trip: Filipina Backpacker Visa Experiences (Visa Free, Visa on Arrival and Visa Required)

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I’m planning to do an around-the-world trip, stepping on all continents (including Antarctica), while working-on-the-road, (as a yoga teacher, massage therapist, TEFL teacher and Professional Travel Blogger) before I turn 30. So, here are my backpacking and visa experiences since I started this journey in April 2013! To know more about my story, click HERE. (UPDATED: OCTOBER 29, 2016) How do we …

2016: Our Wedding, Overcoming Depression and Professional Travel Blogging!

One year Visa-free Balikbayan Stay in the Philippines for the Foreign Spouse/ Children of Filipino Citizens

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This article was published in August 2016. A few weeks ago, I’ve been researching a lot about the process of renewing and changing my last name in my Philippines passport while at the same time registering our marriage thru the Philippines Embassy in London! Unexpectedly, I found out about the BALIKBAYAN STAY PROGRAM that all spouse or children of a …

Are Nomadic Travel Bloggers Unhealthy? Here’s my real-life experience

Are Nomadic Travel Bloggers Unhealthy? Here’s my real-life experience @no1bootcamp

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Let’s talk about being healthy, most of the time we would associate it with looking fabulous or having a body which is Instagram – worthy. But you have to know that health has different areas. We are certainly familiar with physical health, but more often than not, we do not give importance to our emotional and mental health. These are …

Is It Possible To Travel Around The World Without Using A Spoken Language? Meet Chris As He Does It.

Is It Possible To Travel Around The World Without Using A Spoken Language?

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When you watch one of his many vlogs chronicling his wandering all around the world, you may notice that he is an unique traveler. From the moment that he hits the record button on his GoPro camera, greeting his loyal viewers with a ‘hello’ salute, he shares his experiences.  After sharing his perspective, Chris ends the recording with his trademark …

Yana Gilbuena preparing Filipino food! Photo by Malaka Gharib

Food and Travel: Filipino Pop-Up Dinners Around the World with Yana Gilbuena @saloseries

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“To decide” in its Latin route means “to cut,” or “to cut out.” Travel, and especially long term travel, demands from its disciples a constant state of decision-making: what to bring; where to sleep; which unidentified meat looks least suspicious. This nonstop discerning mindset requires the traveler to focus on the essential, and to actively “cut out” the unnecessary. The literary nerd in …

Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations on our Dream Luxury Vacation List @alphaflightguru

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Honeymoons and luxury travel are a very important subject for us (Kach and Jonathan) right now, having just gotten married in the UK ourselves! Since we spend most of our lives travelling and working all over the world, trying to decide on a honeymoon destination is a bit more complicated than picking a luxury holiday out of brochure. What we …

50 Best Travel Quotes for Couples (Love and Travel)

50 Best Travel Quotes for Couples (Love and Travel) #travelquotes #inspiration

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It’s always nice to read travel quotes because it pushes you to pack your bags and explore the world. There’s something about the wise words that triggers one to leave their comfort zones. But wouldn’t it be more fun to take on a journey around the globe with the one you love? That’s for certain!  Don’t you think? Why should …