Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Quick Guide: Peterhof Palace

Saint Petersburg is one of my favorite cities so far, it has a mix of old and new with many buildings that represented a design aesthetic of its epoch and palaces turned into museums. I also had this impression that the entire city is one big museum. During my visit, I went on a day trip to Peterhof Palace.




Thursday, December 6, 2018

Travel Guide: Kanas Lake

Kanas Lake is arguably one of the most beautiful parks I've seen in Asia. It takes a lot of time and effort to get there, but is definitely worth it. My friend and I should've stayed longer, but there's always next time. Here's a guide for your planned trip.




Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Travel Guide: Okayama

Okayama was on my itinerary during my return trip to Kansai, I was unable to go last time because of time constraints. However, this trip I made sure to finally visit the city and its nearby attractions. It was only a day trip, but it gave me a glimpse of what else to expect, if ever I decide to return.




Friday, November 23, 2018

Visit These Attractions with Your JR Kansai WIDE Area Pass

Japan offers different kinds of passes and cards to make traveling within regions and across the country easier for foreign visitors. One of the options you have when you visit the country is the JR Kansai Wide Area Pass. This allows you to explore Kansai and other areas. I used this pass recently and came up with a list of places you can include in your itinerary.




Thursday, November 15, 2018

Travel Guide: Heavenly Lake, Xinjiang

I was in Urumqi for a couple of days and was considering going to Tianchi or Heavenly Lake. There were a lot of negative reviews about it. Since I was running out of things to do, I decided to go anyway. I had apprehensions, but when I got to see the lake, I felt it was worth it.




Saturday, November 10, 2018

Travel Guide: Vladimir, Russia

I was in Russia for almost a month and one of my stops was Vladimir, the latter is one of the Golden Ring Cities. I was looking for a small town vibe away from the bustling city of Moscow, and I got just what I was looking for with my trip here.




Friday, October 19, 2018

Commom Long Term Travel Problems

Long term travel has may perks; you'll stay longer in certain places which means you get to know more about the people and culture, you'll have the opportunity to set routines and make friends with the locals just to name a few advantages. However, despite all of these, you may still encounter some problems.