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Pidurangala Rock: The Best Place to View the “Eighth Wonder of the World”

Commonly referred by locals as the “Eighth Wonder of the World”, Sigiriya Rock (a.k.a Lion Rock) is an ancient palace and fortress structure with significant archaeological importance. Standing at 200-meters, it attracts thousands of tourists every year, no doubt one of the most visited tourist destinations in Sri Lanka. Just right across the famous Sigiriya […]

Jaffna: Exploring the Northern Islands

It’s not just the city of Jaffna you need to see during your visit to the north of Sri Lanka. The villages away from it and the islands in particular are a stark contrast to it, even more so from the more well-traveled towns and villages of the south. Therefore, your trip to Jaffna would […]

A Trip Well-Spent In Madame Tussauds Singapore

Taking over Images of Singapore in 2014, Madame Tussauds Singapore features more than 60 wax figures of both local celebrities and international stars. This is the best place to snap your best selfie with your favourite celebrities up-close! Fun fact: Madame Tussauds is the first museum, out of the 24 around the world, to have […]

Singapore: Cheap Thrills To Do On Sentosa Island

Did you know Singapore is a city of not just one but 64 islands?! And Sentosa is the largest offshore island of them all. Singapore can sometimes be a little overwhelming and hectic at times, especially after you had experienced taking public transport during the peak hours. A visit to Sentosa for a fun filled, […]

Gardens By The Bay: A Must-Visit Attraction In Singapore

Famously known for its unique and futuristic design, Gardens by the Bay (GBTB) is an iconic attraction in Singapore. Officially opened in 2012, it is a sprawling horticultural wonderland that spans 101-hectares of reclaimed land in the city. Seamlessly blends nature, art, and technology, Gardens by the Bay creates an awe-inspiring environment for visitors of […]

A Simple Guide To Backpacking The Multicultural Singapore

Singapore is a small yet modern country. In many ways, it’s quite different than most of its neighbours – highly efficient, diverse cultures as well as super clean and safe to travel in! Nevertheless, Singapore is also known as a pricey country to visit by South East Asian standards, especially compare to Vietnam, Laos or […]

Annapurna Circuit Trek: Our Day-to-Day Itinerary and Expenses

The almost 300-kilometers Annapurna Circuit is challenging but rewarding trek. In 23-days, we trekked all the way from Besi Sahar to Landruck without a guide or porter or any tour agency. On average, we walked about 6-8 hours, crossing 4 different districts namely: Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Myagdi, and experienced 4 different seasons covering a great […]

Everything You Need To Know To Trek Annapurna Circuit Independently

Trekking the Himalayas in Nepal can sound intimidating. Many think that it is an experience accessible only to seasoned trekkers or those who can afford to use expensive trekking companies. Well, with enough research and planning, you can absolutely trek in the Annapurna Circuit independently – and on a budget just like we did! The […]

Phú Quốc: 9 Best Things To Do On This Amazing Island

Known as the jewel in Vietnam’s crown, Phú Quốc (pronounced as “foo kwok”) is a gorgeous tropical island off of Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand, situated near Cambodia. Being the largest island of Vietnam, Phú Quốc boasts paradisaical beaches, romantic sunsets, evergreen forests, and a serene atmosphere, making it a whole different world from other […]

Mongolia: An Essential Guide For Independent Backpackers

Known as “the land of blue sky”, Mongolia is an undiscovered backpacker’s paradise. A landlocked country between China and Russia, it is one of the least populous places on Earth. Thanks to its vast and boundless territory and the many unspoiled corners, Mongolia is an ideal country for travellers who wish to go beyond the […]

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