As one-half of a travel blogging duo, I often get asked if Vins and I always wander together. And the short answer to that is NO. In fact, in the early years of The Poor Traveler, we always traveled separately: Vins with his officemates, and I alone. The great thing
I didn’t like the idea of returning to Batanes. At least, not in the beginning. It’s not because I did not enjoy my previous trip. Quite the contrary. Batanes has always been atop my list of dream Philippine destinations, and when I was finally able to set foot in it
This South Korea Visa Guide is for tourists planning to apply in Cebu. If you wish to apply in Manila instead, visit this post: How to Apply for a South Korea Visa in Manila. Applying for a South Korean visa in Cebu is not that different from that in Manila.
Hi! My name is Vins. And I’m an addict. Addicted to sweets! LOL. It’s probably my only vice. I don’t do drugs. I’m not fond of alcohol. And I have never touched a cigarette in my life. But I am too weak to resist the call of a sugar rush.
It was as though I entered a completely different theme park. My first visit to the Universal Studios Japan was in late 2012. It has been five years since then, and man, WHAT AN UPGRADE!
Universal Studios Japan (USJ) is one of the top attractions in Osaka. And if you’re one of the millions of people who will be paying it a visit this year, you might be wondering how to reach this super popular theme park. USJ is located in the coastal fringes of
“You will fall in love with Peru.” Every single one of my close friends who had gone backpacking in South America said the same thing when they met me for the first time after their trip — that I would love Peru the most. I’m not even kidding or exaggerating.
As a scuba traveler exploring the world’s best dive locations, the Philippines has quickly become one of my favorites. There are so many world-class dive sites in Philippines, as well as a huge variety of rare species, making it one of the greatest scuba destinations in the world.
The Athenians are proud of their city. Not in a bragging way. They’re proud, but I mean it in the most positive sense of the word. We could tell by the words they chose to describe it. We could tell by the way their eyes shimmered when they shared tales
Athens is served by Athens International Airport, located in the suburban town of Spata. Its official name is Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos”, after an eminent former Prime Minister. Situated 27 km from the center of Athens, it takes 45 minutes to over an hour to reach the city, depending