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What’s in the Bag: Island Hopping Essentials

Island hopping has to be one of the best activities that you can do when traveling around a tropical destination. As soon as I step on a boat, I instantly relax. Wind blowing on my face, water splashing about, and the warm rays of the sun gently basking on me. Whether you’re island hopping around th...
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Top 10 Stunning Islands in Asia That We Can’t Stop Looking At

Before I proceed writing this, there is one thing you should know about me. I am 100% without a doubt, a beach person. While others constantly have a need to fill their holidays with activities like biking, ziplining, and whatever action packed activity you can think of, I am perfectly happy loungin...
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The Ultimate Guide to Thailand’s Best Beaches

Everyone dreams of going to a beach filled with white sand and crystal clear waters. You know, the type of dream where you are sipping a coconut in one hand as your hammock gently sways to the sound of the gentle waves. Yeah, that dream. In Thailand, most of the beaches have exactly what people are ...
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A Guide to Choosing the Right Thai Islands to Visit

It is no secret that people flock to Thailand mainly to be able to frolic in warm sunny beaches with crystal clear waters. I mean, after all, Thailand is a pretty perfect destination for this given its many coastal islands and paradise like places to visit. However, one thing that you will find when...

Ultimate Guide to Koh Tao Island, Thailand

Koh Tao is a place in Thailand that has been popularized not only by its pristine beaches but moreover for its awesome underwater life. Arguably, the name Koh Tao translates to Turtle Island which some say is due to the shape of the island while others say it’s due to the large amounts of turtles th...

Koh Nang Yuan Island: Everything You Need to Know

Located not too far from the idyllic diving islands of Koh Tao is an island called Koh Nang Yuan. You might have seen photos of it. The enticing aquamarine waters, the white sand, and the picturesque rocks setting the perfect scene. Due to its close location to popular islands like Koh Tao and Koh S...
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Exploring Isla de la Plata: The “Poor Man’s Galapagos”

After spending a month soaking in the sunshine and surf in Olon, we decided it was time to move further down the coast. Our next stop, the popular town of Puerto Lopez. Although there wasn’t much going on in the town itself, during peak season, it gets very busy as tourists flock towards this destin...
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Island Hopping around the Stunning Gigantes Islands, Philippines

I’m sure all of you have experienced that feeling of looking at a photo and immediately wanting to go there. This was exactly what happened when Tom and I saw a photo of Gigantes Island. Not long after, we made plans to head to the island, no matter how obscure or far away it was. Two buses, 1 boat ...
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Komodo Boat Trip Review: Lombok to Flores

We were in the Gili Islands, happily enjoying our days biking, snorkeling, working, and getting our travel feet back. After deciding that our next destination were to be Flores and the Komodo National Park, we started looking into how to get there. It would either be a 24 hour grueling bus and ferry...