Posts made in 2011


Updated on: 05/22/18After the hurdle of deciding to stay in a hostel dorm has passed, the next biggest decision you will be faced with is choosing the size of room you wish to stay in.  Starting from two beds all the way up to more than two dozen, dorm sizes come in all shapes and sizes with an appropriate cost to match.  As it turns out, not all dorms are created equal and a lot of nuances come in to play when deciding your room...

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Updated on: 11/28/18The Do and Don't listing is something that I have always enjoyed watching on travel specials and am throwing my hand into the style with this feature. While some of these features are often in the style of “you must do this” and “you might as well miss that,” this version will be formatted in a different way and in no way tell you not to do something major, as my misfortune might be someone...

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Updated on: 07/11/18London, England was the very first destination that I visited overseas.  Three and a half years later and dozens of countries visited, London is still one of my favorites.  With limited time in the city, I decided to take a day trip to visit Stonehenge, one of the many things to do in London that I had to cram in such a small period of time.  For the itinerary to work out to be within my budget, I had to book a...

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Updated on: 07/11/18Often considered the number two destination in Vietnam behind taking a Halong Bay cruise, is Sapa.  The Northern mountain town is the go to spot for trekking, near immeasurable quantity of rice terraces, and visiting local tribal villages.  Of course, visiting Sapa at any time of the year puts you in for a very high risk of being caught in the frequent rain storms the region enjoys.  This shouldn't be a deterrent,...

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Updated on: 01/4/19If we had to speculate on what the biggest beach party in the world is, we would quickly say the Full Moon Party. Koh Phangan Thailand is known for this celebration that occurs when the moon is at its brightest, and there is are some pretty wild stories that have come out of it. As the celebration only occurs once per month, I never thought that my travel schedule would line up in order to make it.  As luck would...

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