Banaue. The name itself conjures thoughts of a remote ethnic town in a mountainous region. In reality, this famed municipality in the province of Ifugao has long been recognized inside and outside of the country. Its towering rice terraces, that seem perpetually green, entrances visitors to stay and explore. I have long been wanting to visit […]

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The Poipet, Cambodia – Aranya Prathet, Thailand border crossing is the busiest crossing between the two countries. We started off in Siem Reap, Cambodia where we booked a direct bus to Bangkok, Thailand. I and my brother were lucky to get special treatment by riding a private taxi from Siem Reap to the border because the […]

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Here’s a “he said/she said” travel post that I and my brother talked about while camping in Chiang Rai. Bonfire chats sure create deep conversations 🙂 It may have been two months since we came back from backpacking but there are just so many memories that we can’t help but reminisce. Excepting Singapore, otherwise it […]

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After spending 3 nights in Saigon, we departed for Kep, Cambodia to meet our cousin. This town wasn’t part of our itinerary but our cousin convinced us to go there. Glad we did! The Hatien/ Xa Xia-Prek Chak border is the border crossing between Vietnam and Cambodia on the southernmost part of the countries. This […]

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Hello hello! I’m back online after a few days without internet. But IT DOESN’T MATTER because I’ve been to one of the most magical places here in Laos! But I’d like to share our Vientiane trip first so here goes. We spent 5 nights in the Laos capital of Vientiane. The reason was more about […]

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There are various things to see and do in Siem Reap. You can: visit wats in the area (which we did on our second and fourth day in the city; no entrance fees) – done! – Wat Preah  Polangka, Wat Preah An Kau Sa, Wat Preah An Kau Sey, Wat Preah Promreath go around the city by […]

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