2 days in Hong Kong itinerary

2 days in Hong Kong itinerary: Asia’s hidden gem on a budget

With an interesting past and a tumultuous present, Hong Kong was and remains one destination worth seeing in Asia. A vibrant mix of east and west, the city has so much to offer that it will be challenging to pick and choose to plan your 2 days in Hong Kong itinerary. An important airline hub, Hong Kong can be visited on a short layover or as a short detour from more tropical places like Da Nang in Vietnam, Bali in Indonesia, or Phuket in Thailand. Keep reading to find out what to do in Hong Kong in 2 days! Getting …

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Spice Islands Indonesia – compact travel guide

There’s no denying that traveling is in a bit of a limbo nowadays, but if you’re ready to take a bit of a different vacation, that doesn’t really have to be the case. We are, of course, talking about private cruises to the Spice Islands, which allow you to visit exotic destinations that have quite a lot to offer. These kinds of cruises are a really nice way to relax for a while, enjoy a change of scenery, and take your mind off things. If this sounds like something you’d like to try out, here’s a destination suggestion – Indonesia …

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Eating in Chiang Mai Thailand vs. North America

Foreigners enjoy their hamburgers, French fries, soft drinks. But when it comes to eating in Chiang Mai, the locals just want to have some rice for every dinner. So after spending most of my life in Canada, why did I end up retiring in Chiang Mai, Thailand? As in every major city, there is an array of fine dining restaurants in Chiang Mai Thailand, appealing to diverse tastes and budgets. Thai people love eating in Chiang Mai. The local restaurants are full of Thais and foreigners eating all sorts of Chiang Mai food. Rather than dealing with the fine restaurants …

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My early retirement in Thailand

Although my retirement in Thailand story began a long time ago, with good and bad, I believe it’s relevant to share this experience with other budget senior travelers like myself. First of all, I think there’s no other place in the world that will give you a bigger bang for your buck. And second, retirement in Thailand will remind you day after day that age is just a number! Every day is an adventure. Just ask me about my first encounter with ladyboys in Thailand! :)) Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that at no …

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The island of Lombok: Full activities guide (Infographic)

Lombok Island is deemed as Indonesia’s secret gem: an entire world of unspoiled beauty waiting to be explored. With thousands of new investors and the consistent efforts of the Indonesian government to transform the island of Lombok as one of the 10 new Balis, the place is quickly becoming the hot spot for development and growth and a priority tourism zone. Posh hotels, swanky eateries, and boutiques are sprouting along with the islands, creating a mass influx of tourists. But that is not all! Modern travelers seeking more than just urban wonders will fall in love with the natural unfiltered …

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Discovering the incredible culture in India

For many centuries, Asian countries have piqued the interest of travelers because of the continent’s diverse culture. Even today, many travelers still place Asian countries at the top of their lists of travel destinations. But with over 48 countries on the continent, it might be challenging to choose where to start. Why not start with culture in India? The Republic of India is known as the seventh-largest country in the world and is the second-most populous country. With its population of 1,120,700,000, it is home to 17.07% of the total population in the world. The Indian subcontinent is located in …

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armenia travel guide

5 things to know before you travel in Armenia (Armenia travel guide)

If you have ever heard about this amazing country, then you’re probably already interested in Armenia travel to discover its history, culture, customs, and traditions. If that’s the case, my free Armenia travel guide is exactly what you need! This country is a great destination for almost all travelers, but especially for those who travel on a budget. In this article, we will cover the most important factors to consider when you travel in Armenia. Sounds interesting, doesn’t it? Come on, let’s discover Armenia travel highlights together! 1. Where to stay in Armenia? Whenever you plan a trip to a …

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