is airbnb safe? 10 tips to make the most out of your stay
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Is Airbnb Safe?

Is Airbnb safe? That’s Air Bed N’ Breakfast in case you’re wondering. ;) This is the first question that always comes up every time I share with friends that we’re using Airbnb when I book our accommodations abroad. There are concerned looks and valid doubts. I totally get it. I…
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Bagan Guide in 10 Steps

Myanmar had only recently opened its doors to tourism. For decades, the general public were afraid to visit the country because of its previous oppressive military government. When the leadership changed in 2010, they have since urged travelers to visit Myanmar. Now is the best opportunity to visit the country…
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Explore Singapore: Sunset at Marina Barrage

While Singapore doesn’t have a great area of natural landscapes and sceneries, it does have beautiful man-made structures and buildings that modestly brag the country’s prosperity. Its main cityscape at Marina Bay is especially alive at night – surrounded with famous work-of-arts like The Esplanade, The Merlion, Helix Bridge, Singapore…
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Delight in Good Friday

Happy Good Friday! Growing up, I used to think that people should make sacrifices during Good Friday (or the whole of Holy Week) – like not eating meat, praying and singing (non-stop) all week, visiting several churches on foot or hurting one’s self. That we’re not allowed to be happy…
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Travel Video: Fun Taiwan!

To wrap up my Taiwan posts, here’s my second attempt to document our travels in this format (check the first one here)! It was a fun weekend of clean streets, friendly locals, great quality street food, lantern flying and the magical Sky Lantern Festival! I figured that videos are really…
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Taiwan: Shifen Old Street

The following day after the magical night of the Sky Lantern Festival, we traveled back to Shifen Old Street to experience what it’s like in daylight, eat local street food, and try flying our own lantern. Shifen Old Street was built to transport coal but now it’s become a popular…
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