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 […]

Why I Will Never Use Fido Roam Again

Unless, I have an extremely important reason to use data, I’ll never use Fido Roam for international travel. I don’t have to check in on Facebook where in the world I am. But my photos need to be automatically save on iCloud. I’ll have photos of lush forest and ancient temples that will always make […]

Where to Get the Best Foreign Currency Exchange in Calgary

Since last month, I’ve been slacking in posting blog posts not because I am in a binge-watching camp. I was busy planning my first trip to Cambodia, it’s the second SouthEast Asian country that I will visit. (Philippines, is the first. It’s where I was born.) As of now, I’m done with the booking and […]