Author: local of the world

Nhân Thành in Ninh Thuận

I present you – Mui Dinh beach – arguably one of the most secluded beaches in south Vietnam. The adrenaline junkie in me didn’t let this opportunity go – to capture this hidden gem in this risky angle.   How did I find that spot? Let me go back in time and please read through

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A Phnom Penh Post

D E C I S I O N S ,  D E C I S I O N S My 21 day visa-free stay in Vietnam was coming to a close, I opened my laptop and googled “How to extend visa in Vietnam?” It turned out extending a visa would cost me a neck, ok

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My Instant Family in Ho Chi Minh City

The Situation I had a good job back in the Philippines, the pay was adequate, too, but I felt that there’s something missing, something I have yet to find. Purpose? Mission? Maybe. Love life? We’ll see. I have thought long and hard and decided to risk everything. So I quit my job and packed my

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Come Forth to Cam North – The Series

Day 1     Blogger Experience As I was getting ready to start my travels overseas, I chanced upon an invitation in a blogger group in Facebook. There were so many bloggers who expressed their interest to the event so I was thinking, there’s no way I can make it to the cut. You know what

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Cam Norte – The Municipalities

Come Forth to Cam North – The Series Pt. 2 Day 2    Municipalities of Camarines Norte Spanish conquistador Juan de Salcedo named this tourism gem, Camarines, which means “storehouse.” CamNorte is indeed a storehouse of cultural heritage, natural resources and untouched treasures. It is surrounded by the fertile soil of Quezon and the popular

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Camarines Norte Travel Guide

Come Forth to Cam North – The Series Pt. 3 Day 3     Unspoiled Beaches I have been to the best beaches in the country, but CamNorte serves the off white, the pink, the brown and the red beach all in one plate! Don’t believe me? Indulge in their four course menu: Off white appetizers

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Why settle in the South?

Living in the south of Manila has its fair share of pros and cons. Let’s start with the pros… Good urban development is really a key factor why I personally like to settle here. There are spacious walk ways and green spaces to boost an active and healthier lifestyle. The communities are designed to cater

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Parola Island’s Unspoiled Pink Sand

You read it right, there’s a pink beach and it’s near you. Well, technically a half day joyride. But I guarantee you, this destination will be your next escape. Calaguas group of islands is undoubtedly the most famous destination in Camarines Norte. It will surely captivate your itchy, beachy hearts. The downside here is that

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