Visiting Machu Picchu has always been on my bucket list, and I had the amazing privilege of going in December 2018. Whilst planning however, I realized that one does not simply show up at Machu Picchu. There are many ways to reach this incredible wonder of the world, each with their own set of considerations.… Read More On the Road to Machu Picchu: Planning Your Visit
If someone wants to give you free money – why not just take? I review ShopBack, a site that gives you cashback by sharing its referral commissions. Find out how it works, and some things you need to be aware of. … Read More ShopBack Review: How to save money online shopping, even when booking flights!
Keen to have a taste of traditional Japanese hospitality? If so, then here’s why you definitely need to stay at a Ryokan or Shukubo.… Read More Where to stay in Japan: a guide to Ryokan & Shukubo, traditional guesthouses
I’m a female and I love traveling. Nothing wrong with that at all, except that being a female I can’t escape from having that time of the month. My travel plans sometimes do get enveloped by a huge wave of anxiety when I realize I’m going to have my period during a trip, especially when I’m embarking on one… Read More If you’re a female who travels, this one thing will change your life.
I recently discovered the best initiative EVER during my recent trip to Japan: Volunteer guides!! Also known as Goodwill Ambassadors, these are local guides who, out of a desire to meet people from around the world or practice their language skills, volunteer their time to bring travellers around. Equipped with a pass that grants Goodwill Ambassador free… Read More Japan: Local Experiences with Volunteer Guides
Broke in Hong Kong, but still itching to update your wardrobe? Looking for some handmade crafts to bring back as souvenirs? Or even just hungry for a bit of freshly baked cake? Weekend markets in Hong Kong are perfect to add onto your weekend itinerary, and I don’t mean weekend markets of the touristy sort such… Read More Weekend Markets in Hong Kong! Great shopping and atmosphere at craft markets
I’ve been asked, is Argentina really dangerous? WELL, I did hear from friends who stayed there for several months that mugging was extremely common. So is theft and getting ripped off. However, if you stay smart and take the necessary precautions, you should be all right. Here are some of my top tips to have a… Read More Argentina: Tips to Travel Safely