Japan Rail Pass Exchange Order

Japan Travel Guide | The Japan Rail Pass Exchange Order

Having a Japan Visa on hand, my next concern is to purchase a Japan Rail Pass Exchange Order. The Japan Rail Exchange Order is the document one receives from FedEx after making a purchase online. JR Pass is obtained once you exchange the JR Exchange Order upon arrival in Japan. So don’t be confused. JR…

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Japan Travel Guide | How To Apply for a Japan Visa

Filipinos are required to obtain Japan Visa prior to arrival in the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’. Application for a Japan Visa can be lodged to any of their accredited travel agencies. Japan Visa is free in itself, however service charge is being collected by their accredited agencies. Different agencies collect different rates. The embassy…

UAE | Dubai Travel Guide for First Time Travelers

Dubai Travel Guide for First Time Travelers

About the Place Dubai is one of the 7 Emirates that makes up the United Arab Emirates. Dubai is also the most populated and economically progressive emirate of the country. As an emerging global city, Dubai’s main source of economic activities are tourism, aviation and financial services. Surprisingly, Dubai does not derive much of its…

Thailand | Phuket Travel Guide for First Time Travelers

Phuket Travel Guide for First Time Travelers

About the Place Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and is considered the most economically progressive province of the Kingdom. It is located in the southern part of the country and is closer to Malaysia than Bangkok – the country’s capital. The main source of economic activity in Phuket are tourism and mining. How to Get…

Butuan City Travel Guide | How To Get There, Where to Sleep, Where To Eat, What To See and Do, Etc

Butuan City Travel Guide

In the beginning, there was no Philippines but there was BUTUAN Basic Information About Butuan City Dubbed as the “Timber Capital of the Philippines”, Butuan is a highly Urbanized City located in Agusan Del Norte, in Northern Mindanao. It is the former provincial capital of Agusan Del Norte. Butuan City is also the home of the…

Surigao Del Sur | Photos of Hinatuan Enchanted River

Photos of Hinatuan Enchanted River

Enchanted River? By what reason is it called Enchanted River? According to stories passed from generation to generation, the river was once a sanctuary of “enkantos” when the area was still a dense forest.  That was long, long, long time ago. Blame illegal logging or thank illegal logging, the river which was once feared because…

Dubai | Photos of Awesome Dubai

Photos of Awesome Dubai

Dubai is perhaps one of the loveliest cities I have seen.  Its cosmopolitan style combined with rich Arabian culture makes it a perfect getaway.  Dubai boosts several of the world’s bests and because of that, I have learned to fall in love with this charming city. I visited Dubai in the month of December where…

Batanes | Snapshots Of Awesome Batanes

Snapshots Of Awesome Batanes

Let me be honest, I am missing Batanes – after that birthday trip I did several weeks ago.  I always say that Batanes is just a so-so place and ‘it gives just the usual sight’ and nothing more.  But I am definitely telling a lie. Batanes is awesome and yes, I fell in love with…

Indonesia | Bali Temples from Sunrise to Sunset

Bali Temples from Sunrise to Sunset

There are 3 Hindu Temples in Bali that I truly admire because of their stunning features and extraordinary locations.  These temples are 3 of the 9 directional temples in Bali From Sunrise – Bedugul Lake Temple Bedugul Lake Temple also known as  Ulun Danu Beratan Temple is a Hindu Temple built in Beratan Lake with…

Siquijor | Siquijor: The Magical Island of Fire | Siquijor Sunset | Photo Essay

Magical Siquijor Sunset

Many people talk about how enchanting sunset is in Siquijor.  Many say it’s one of the most beautiful sunsets they have seen.  Many regard the sunset in Siquijor as one of its gems.  I think its worth the buzz. Undeniably, Siquijor offers a commanding view of the sunset, The view is very soothing and relaxing,…