My 5 Realities of Backpacking Without Any “Real” Budget for New Gear

As an aspiring digital nomad who grew up in one of the developing countries in Asia, I don’t actually earn that much for me to go to all of the places I wanted to go.Β  So in an effort to be able to cross some things off my bucket list, I’m using old hand-me-down gears to get started on this year’s journey. My bags and … Continue reading My 5 Realities of Backpacking Without Any “Real” Budget for New Gear

15 Things They Didn’t Tell Me When Living In A Hostel

Hostel living is not new to me. I was introduced to it on a couple of tight-budget trips awhile back. I lived in a hostel or transient dorm-type home before in Baguio but the most number of nights I stayed in one is only 2 and it was with a couple of friends and another trip was with my brother. Also, most of the guests … Continue reading 15 Things They Didn’t Tell Me When Living In A Hostel

3 Trips to the Beach that you can do this January

I recently joined a group on Facebook where local Filipinos share their DIY travels in the Philippines. DIY which translates to “Do It Yourself”, they share their trips complete with directions, estimated budgets, itineraries and stunning photos. There are a lot of great budget travel guides on there but because of the growing number of members in the group, the good ones are often buried … Continue reading 3 Trips to the Beach that you can do this January