5 Things I Learned From Traveling Solo Abroad For The First Time

5 Things I Learned From Traveling Solo Abroad For The First Time

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If you asked me a few years ago if I ever considered traveling solo, I would have said no. Back then, I couldn’t imagine myself going to an unfamiliar place with no companion – someone to talk to, take my photos, and split expenses with. Safety has also been a factor for me, especially with all the negative news going around. …

Soul Searching at Seoul Forest in South Korea

Soul Searching at Seoul Forest in South Korea

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Spring breathes new life into the world around us. Use the search box below to find the best day trips in Seoul, South Korea Klook.com It is the season where flowers bloom. The leaves start to grow. The withered grass turns green. The birds start singing again. Springtime is the season of new beginnings. As travelers start another season of …

Unveiling The Hidden Paradise of Cebu, Philippines

Unveiling The Hidden Paradise of Cebu, Philippines

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“Book a ticket now and just fly!” – This is what happened on 24th of May, 2014, my friends and I decided to explore several islands of Cebu, Philippines. Plane ticket booked. Next in line: Do the research. My little knowledge of the place gave me the enthusiasm to go online and start moving my fingers on my laptop keyboard …

Mama and Kach in Morocco

5 Awesome Tips on How to Use Skyscanner Smartly – Surprise Flight Booking for my Mom @SkyscannerPH

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We are getting married on July 12 and of course, my mom has to be here on my special day. That’s non – negotiable. She has to be here because of obvious reasons – it’s my special day.  Plus, she’s going to prepare some of the most delicious meals for us! I miss the food and yes, I badly miss …

A Saudi Life An expatriate family surviving the real Saudi Arabia

A Saudi Life: An Expatriate Family Surviving The Real Saudi Arabia

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Let’s start with an introduction. I’m Mart, a British expatriate and my wife Mirasol is from the Philippines. Our son Rafael is just five years old. We call him a ‘Brit-Fil’. We usually live between our home on Siargao Island in the Philippines and the fishing town of Cromer in England. However, a fairly lucrative teaching contract brought me to …

Our Pre-wedding Caribbean Cruise with Carnival Splendor

Our Pre-wedding Caribbean Cruise with Carnival Splendor @carnivalcruise

Kach Umandap - Howe Caribbean, Cruising, Inspiration and Love Stories, Travel Blog 2 Comments

We’ve always been talking a lot about our travel dreams but how about our long term plans? Our wedding planning has made us think more about the future and where we want to live long-term. Jonathan and I want to have our own boat and live on an island while running our yoga and Ayurveda resort and raising our little …

How to get married by Elvis in Las Vegas Our British-Filipino Wedding Experience

How to get married by Elvis in Las Vegas? Our British-Filipina Wedding Experience

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It all started with a white dress and a beautiful bunch of flowers left on the bed in our hotel room at the Golden Nugget, Las Vegas. Our real, legal wedding will of course be in the UK this summer with friends and family but once the casual suggestion had been made to pay a visit to Elvis Chapel we …

10 Cool Fashion Stylists and Bloggers you should Follow on Instagram

10 Cool Fashion Stylists and Bloggers you should Follow on Instagram

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Fashion is a large different world thatcolorsalways changing from time to time. We sometimes can’t keep up with these changes and improvement in this sphere. And now as technology is taking over and affecting the world in all ways, fashion designers and stylists are catching up and stepping to this new game as well. There are heaps of social media …

Reda Jabri Morocco

Reda Jabri, BMW Motorrad Partner talks about Motorbike and Mountains in Morocco #MuchMorocco

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In February we flew to Morocco to get back in touch with our adventurous sides, but  importantly, to get back to when we first met and how we first traveled together – by motorbike! We knew that we were going to need some local help, advice, and of course, a motorbike. We were put in touch with Reda Jabri, a …

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6 Awesome Destination Wedding Themes you can find in the Florida Keys #SeizetheKeys

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Our first trip together of the year 2016 was a 5 days tour of the Florida Keys, a small chain of islands stretching from the south Florida coast, south west towards Cuba and the Caribbean. The laid back island vibes, tropical weather and eccentric personality of the place make you feel like you’ve left the States far behind and landed …