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Taipei, Taiwan: A Perfect One-Day Itinerary

With AirAsia Philippines flying direct to Taipei from Cebu and Manila, Taiwan is much closer than before. It’s now possible to visit the dynamic capital over a weekend or a few days’ vacation. Accompanied by Cebuano journalists and online influencers, I revisited Taipei over two days courtesy of the airline, covering the sights...

How Flytpack Pocket Wi-Fi Rental Saves You Money When Traveling

As I’ve recently experienced when traveling in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and most recently on an AirAsia media tour launching direct flights to Taipei from Cebu, Flytpack pocket wifi rental makes it very easy and more affordable to stay always online anytime, anywhere overseas  – starting at only PHP 180 (USD 3.60) per...

7 Instagram-Worthy Things to Do in Chiang Mai

With its cooler weather, slower pace and mountainous surroundings, the northern counterpart of Chiang Mai offers a wonderful respite from the frenetic sprawl of Bangkok in Thailand. As you explore beautiful and laid-back “Rose of the North”, share your travel experiences online with the following unique and eye-catching attractions and activities....

Pan Pacific Manila: The Philippines’ First and Finest Butler Hotel in Malate

The moment I received the email confirming my stay at Pan Pacific Manila, a 236-room five-star luxury hotel in the entertainment district of Malate in the city of Manila, I knew they took their customer service seriously as they boast to be the “first and finest butler hotel” in the...

Flytpack Pocket Wifi Rental: Unlimited Internet in Singapore and Malaysia For As Low As PHP 180 Per Day!

With destination research, bookings and socialization done online, the internet has become essential to independent travel that more and more people need to always stay connected on the go. As a travel journalist and blogger, staying online while in transit is part of the job, and can be cumbersome at times when one...