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Hill country escapes- Banaue and Batad ( part 2)

Banaue like Sagada in the Philippines is known also for its lush terraced paddy fields. Whichever direction you look, the hill country of Ifugao offers panoramic views of several hues of green. 839 more words

Offbeat Travel

Fresh From the Blogosphere: Reviews of You Can Keep Your Adventure, Just Leave Me the Toilet Paper

Well friends, it’s coming up on a month now since its release and some of my fellow bloggers have weighed in about my travel/humor guide… 252 more words

Travel Tips


Visitor/Tourist Information Centre

Osaka Visitors’ Information Centre Umeda
JR. Osaka Station 1F North Central Gate
3-1-1 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Open daily from 8am to 8pm… 431 more words

Travel Advice

More cheap or free things to do in New York (part 2)

In a previous post, we barely scratched the surface on affordable places to see and things to do in New York City. One or even two posts however, is hardly enough to cover the range of fun stuff you can do in this melting pot of a city. 882 more words


Making fresh tracks in the Dolomites

by Alison Wood


Eschewing familiar territory, jettisoning ski lessons, choosing a hotel without childcare or children’s mealtimes. We cut fresh tracks this February. And it turned out to be a case of ‘right place, right time’. 1,386 more words

Destination Guides

New York City on the cheap (Part 1)

As near broke tourists in the Big Apple, here are things that were either recommended or that we found out about through the ubiquitous google. New York is an expensive city, there is no doubt about it but it is also a city brimming with so much to see and do that it is easy to cut corners surprisingly in way more places than we expected. 735 more words


City Guide: Seattle for Foodies

Seattle’s thriving food scene is more than just the birthplace of Starbucks and the Pike Place gum wall. Washington’s wines, superb seafood and abundant produce have created a winning formula for exciting dining options throughout the city. 551 more words