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100 Things I Have Learnt While Travelling Around The World

Here is a list of 100 things that I have learnt while travelling around the world. 1. Slow down! Don’t try to see the whole world in one year. The more you rush, the less experiences you gain. 2. The kindness of strangers shows that the worl...
by Universal Traveller on Feb 8, 2015

Weekend Wanderings: Facing my fears while Ziplining in Elgin

One of my biggest fears, up there with needles, snakes, spiders and being lost at sea, is heights! I’m not sure where these fears originate or why they do, but what I do know is that they are very real… I was the person clinging to the mi...
by Becoming you on Sep 22, 2014

WIN: A night for 2 at Old Mac Daddy

Over the past few weeks I have been sharing a few posts about my amazing #SecretSunday spent in the Elgin Valley with a group of talented bloggers and influencers. Click these links to read more about the delicious lunch at Fresh on the Paul Clu...
by Becoming you on Sep 16, 2014

Food Network Filming Midway Munchies Crab Dip Summertime

Wayne Schafer and family with host of Food Network's Carnival Eats Noah CappeFood Network FilmingSummer's almost over and I had fun this summer.  Back at the end of May I had the pleasure of filming in Virginia with host Noah Cappe and the great...
by Big Fat Daddy's Barbecue on Aug 14, 2014

Montero Diaries: Malabrigo Beach

Summer means outings and trips to the beach. Searching for “best beaches near Manila” in Google would lead you to the Malabrigo beach in Batangas. I know I have been reposting my old article about the disappointing Batangas beaches where we went...
by Chasing Jayce on May 23, 2014

Travel bloggers are the new marketers – WTM Africa

Last weekend I had a wonderful opportunity to attend two talks on travel blogging at the World Travel Market (WTM) Africa conference which took place over two days at the CTICC. Travel is an area of my blog I’ve been looking to expand, with a s...
by Becoming you on May 13, 2014

Soul Surfing in La Union

I was celebrating a big milestone in my life and I wanted to do something special and symbolic at the same time.  I was turning XXX and I wanted to spend the day filled with various elements.  I wanted to travel.  I wanted to experience something...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 31, 2014

Soul Surfing in La Union

I was celebrating a big milestone in my life and I wanted to do something special and symbolic at the same time.  I was turning XXX and I wanted to spend the day filled with various elements.  I wanted to travel.  I wanted to experience something...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 31, 2014

Vietnom-nom: Must Eats in Hanoi and Where to Find Them

Considered as one of the healthiest cuisines worldwide, Vietnamese food has that distinct taste that stems from the use of fresh ingredients, lots of herbs and vegetables and the lack of oil. But “healthy” does not always equate to “...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 17, 2014

Vietnom-nom: Must Eats in Hanoi and Where to Find Them

Considered as one of the healthiest cuisines worldwide, Vietnamese food has that distinct taste that stems from the use of fresh ingredients, lots of herbs and vegetables and the lack of oil. But “healthy” does not always equate to “...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 17, 2014

8 Things I Should Have Known About Hanoi

I hardly prepared for my trip to Hanoi and there were several things I wished I had known before embarking on that journey.  Here are the 8 things I should have known about Hanoi: 1.  Winter is not the best time to go to Hanoi.  Hanoi, experience...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 14, 2014

8 Things I Should Have Known About Hanoi

I hardly prepared for my trip to Hanoi and there were several things I wished I had known before embarking on that journey.  Here are the 8 things I should have known about Hanoi: 1.  Winter is not the best time to go to Hanoi.  Hanoi, experience...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 14, 2014

4D3N Hanoi Itinerary and Budget

In keeping with the tradition of posting a summary of my travels, here is the summary of our 4D3N Hanoi itinerary and budget. 4D3N Hanoi Itinerary Day 1  Hanoi Walking Tour Arrival in Hanoi at 1:00am Check in at the hotel Breakfast at Sunrise Café...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 13, 2014

4D3N Hanoi Itinerary and Budget

In keeping with the tradition of posting a summary of my travels, here is the summary of our 4D3N Hanoi itinerary and budget. 4D3N Hanoi Itinerary Day 1  Hanoi Walking Tour Arrival in Hanoi at 1:00am Check in at the hotel Breakfast at Sunrise Café...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 13, 2014

Ahoy, Hanoi! (Part 3)

There were very few things left for us to do in Hanoi on our third day.  And because both Jacq and I were already feeling under the weather by this time, due mostly to the unending mist and drizzle that we had on our first day.  So, we took our la...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 11, 2014

Ahoy, Hanoi! (Part 3)

There were very few things left for us to do in Hanoi on our third day.  And because both Jacq and I were already feeling under the weather by this time, due mostly to the unending mist and drizzle that we had on our first day.  So, we took our la...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 11, 2014

Ahoy, Hanoi! (Part 2)

Our second day in Hanoi was Ha Long Bay day!  We weren’t too excited about this because related literature told us that Ha Long Bay is not 100% enjoyable during the winter months.  We were expecting low visibility due to the fog and an overal...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 10, 2014

Ahoy, Hanoi! (Part 2)

Our second day in Hanoi was Ha Long Bay day!  We weren’t too excited about this because related literature told us that Ha Long Bay is not 100% enjoyable during the winter months.  We were expecting low visibility due to the fog and an overal...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 10, 2014

Ahoy, Hanoi!

My first destination for 2014 was Hanoi:  Vietnam’s capital, second largest city and main cultural center.  For this trip, I was accompanied by Jacq and it was our first time to travel together.  We had a red-eye flight and we arrived in Ha...
by Chasing Jayce on Mar 9, 2014

February 2014 – Monthly Summary

It’s time for my second monthly summary report for this blog, if you missed it you can read my very first monthly summary for January 2014 right here. Goings on in my Life February just seems to have flown by. I know it’s a shorter month...
by Travel on Inspiration on Mar 3, 2014


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