Mother’s Day at Sofitel Hotel, Manila: Is It Worth It?

As part of my vacation in the Philippines, I thought of booking a hotel for my mother and aunt. I didn’t have a hotel in mind; eventually, I made the right choice at the right time. Perfect timing it is. I booked two rooms for four people and spent Mother’s Day at Sofitel Hotel in […]

Angkor Pearl Hotel: Cheap Hotel in Siem Reap

Staying at cheap hotels taught me to be open-minded. Each has different personality like people. Either you put up with it or walk away. In our 5-day trip in Siem Reap, Cambodia, we stayed at Angkor Pearl Hotel. It is a cheap hotel in Siem Reap near Angkor Wat, Night Market, and Pub Street (which […]

PassApp Taxi: A Cheap Way to Travel in Cambodia

I read that some of the bloggers hired private tour (car or van) to go about Siem Reap, Cambodia. Because we are travelling as a group, I thought of relying on public transportation, tour agency, and good old walking in spite of hot weather. I warn you; don’t go to Siem Reap in May. An […]

How to Stay Online in Cambodia the Easy Way

“All for one, and one for all.” This quote by Alexandre Dumas sums up the effort of my siblings and I to stay online in Cambodia. It’s a team effort. We want to maximize our time and money by not getting lost and paying high transportation fare. The result: We didn’t use all the pocket […]

Cebu Pacific Flight: Know the Taxes and Fees Before Booking

While I’m still in Canada, I willy-nilly booked a Cebu Pacific flight for the first time. It was my goal to find a flight within my 3-week vacation in the Philippines. Two days after my arrival we left from Manila to Siem Reap. Getting plane tickets was my priority; understanding the expensive receipt is the […]

Malayan Insurance: Get a Travel Insurance Online

Before my siblings and I went to our first out-of-the-country trip together, I insisted for them to not leave without getting insured through Malayan Insurance. Since I’m vacationing from Canada and will be going to more countries, I bought my travel insurance on World Nomads, a company known by many travel bloggers. Getting a travel […]