Travel in Philippines

Travel in Philippines from central cities to idyllic islands. New Tourism, Culture, Lifestyle and Boutique Travel. Independent Guide to Travel in the Philippines.

Best of Travel in Southeast Asia

A quick guide to our favourite destinations in our Southeast Asia Travel Blog (we will update as we go along). This list follows our own interests and highlights our own style in travel. We travel independently as a couple, we generally avoid tourist and backpacker trails and we love to get lost in big cities although we do …

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Bangkok vs Manila Casual Observations

“Welcome to Jollibee” says the gun-toting doorman. Guns are everywhere in Manila. The parking attendant with his shotgun, hotel security playing with his six-shooter, even the Starbucks have armed security. This is just one of the obvious social differences when arriving from Bangkok. To me Manila was slightly unnerving. It lacked the Asian charm of …

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