Best Beers in South East Asia

Best Beers in South East Asia

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What is the best part about the Asian heat? Downing a good beer to combat it, of course! And for research, we tried the beers listed here at least once (or maybe seven times?) while in South East Asia. You may call it alcoholism, but we prefer “acquiring useful cultural knowledge” by learning the history of these pilsners. And we had …

DIY Itinerary Series: 3 Days & 2 Nights in Surigao del Sur

DIY Itinerary Series: 3 Days & 2 Nights in Surigao del Sur

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Travel Tips: Go to each location as early as possible to avoid crowds and blistering heat of the sun. Check out this Guide to Surigao del Sur. Guide to Surigao del Sur Bring food and plenty of water to save on money. There are no corkage fees. When going to Britania Islands, cook and bring rice and viands before boarding the …

21 Less-traveled Destinations that will make you visit South America

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You’ve snorkeled in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, you went on a sailing trip around the Whitsunday Islands and you took pictures of the legendary Ayers Rock in the Australian Outback. You did island hopping in Thailand and enjoyed the view from one of the massive skyscrapers in bustling Bangkok. In Berlin you had a few beers while attending …

How to Spend 5 Awesome Days in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

How to Spend 5 Awesome Days in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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Manuel Antonio National Park is a 682 hectare piece of luscious, jungle paradise, packed with one of the most bio-diverse natural habitats in the world; rainforest, a huge diversity of wildlife and spectacular coral reefs. Ready to know the Best in Manuel Antonio? The whole of the coastline, including the beaches and a large area of the ocean itself, has been …

Planning to travel to Europe? How to Apply for Schengen Visa

Planning to travel to Europe? How to Apply for Schengen Visa

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It was in 2007 when my parents had to apply for my student Schengen visa. It wasn’t easy back then, especially with my case since I was underage and my parents had to give my sister the rights to be my guardian while I live with her in Finland, there was too much fuss and tons of paperwork. Of course, I …

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How to get your FREE Yellow Fever Vaccination in Peru

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This is a guide to getting your free Yellow Fever vaccination in the two largest cities of Peru – Lima and Arequipa. Yellow Fever Risk Zones Worldwide (Image – University of Delaware) Despite all of the discussions surrounding vaccines; their safety, their necessity and the long term health implications of being vaccinated from infancy to adulthood – if you want to …

10 Reasons to choose Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica

10 Reasons to choose Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica     

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Parador Resort and Spa, Costa Rica is a level of luxury you simply won’t want to leave. Book your stay at Parador Resort and Spa here. Having spent four nights in a tent on the floor while covering Envision Festival and our days walking around half naked covered in blue mud, working in a Hare Krishna kitchen for free meals …

Hotel Arboleda - Beachside style in Manuel Antonio

Hotel Arboleda – Beachside style in Manuel Antonio

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Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio is a 682-hectare piece of luscious, jungle paradise, packed with one of the most biodiverse natural habitats in the world; rainforest, a huge diversity of wildlife and spectacular coral reefs. The whole of the coastline, including the beaches and the sea itself, has been protected since 1972, so every building and hotel has to be a …

Tips and Things to Remember In the Immigration

Tips and Things to Remember In the Immigration

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You’ve done your research, you’ve booked your hotel, you’ve got your plane tickets—what’s next? IMMIGRATION! It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of traveling to new places, but there are things we have to keep in mind to ensure a smooth trip! We’ve created a list of the things you should remember in the immigration for a hassle-free …

7 Reasons why I love Cambodia

7 Reasons Why I Love Cambodia

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Speak to any traveler who has been to Cambodia, and I will guarantee you if it is not their favorite South East Asian country, it will be very near the top of there list. Friendly and far from being a tourist trap, Cambodia is a perfect place for any traveler, from first timers to the experienced. I love Cambodia. I …

20 Amazing Photos of Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica

20 Amazing Photos of Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica

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Not for the package tourist, this incredibly rich and diverse area offers the adventurous traveler one of the last great remote wilderness experiences in Central America. I travel for work and when not working, travel for relaxation and discovery.When it’s time to reset and disconnect from planes, trains, automobiles, and screens I head directly for a lightly traveled, edge of the world paradise in …