Travel tips

Our Airbnb Hits

One of the most common questions I and Tess get when it comes to planning trips is our choice of accommodation. We’re not the type to spend a lot on hotels or five-star resorts so we’re always looking to get the best value for our money; we’d rather spend on food, attractions, and experiences on… Continue reading Our Airbnb Hits

Taiwan · Travel tips

Visa To Taiwan? No problem!

(UPDATE as of June 28, 2017: Filipinos will be granted visa-free entry to Taiwan but exact date of implementation of this has yet to be announced. See this link to the Taiwan embassy website. Please make sure to check said website from time to time as visa and immigration policies may change.) Okay, the title sounds like… Continue reading Visa To Taiwan? No problem!

Japan · Travel tips

Hanami Fun in Japan

The beginning of spring in Japan always brings much excitement because of the coming of the sakura or cherry blossoms. The Japanese even have a tradition called hanami, which literally means “flower viewing” and is most associated with the sakura. The ancient custom involves not only basking in the beauty of the delicate flowers but… Continue reading Hanami Fun in Japan