When I went back to Philippines last January, I brought my family (mom, dad, brother, his girlfriend and kid) to Manuel Uy beach in Calatagan for a short beach getaway. Although Jomalig and Zambales are great options, a daytrip would not be enough to have a relaxing stay.… Read the rest
(All information is written and provided for by co-Wanderwalker Junnel Jade Chowdhury)
PHILIPPINES – Your very own secluded beach in Jomalig Island for $35.10 or P1,705 per head for a 2-day stay excluding meals.
We all know that on the night before hiking, the most important thing to do is to make sure our backpacks are light but complete. However, having hiked 20 mountains trails in a span of 10 months since I started, I realized that there are tiny preparation details that we tend to forget, causing either a small inconvenience or a painful consequence on the trail. … Read the rest
In its mountain scarcity, Southern Vietnam humbly boasts of its top 3 highest mountains: Black Virgin Mountain being the highest at 996MASL, Chua Chan Mountain at 800MASL and Ba Ra (White Virgin) Mountain at 736MASL. My original plan after conquering the first two is to complete the series by going on a 4-5 hour journey from Saigon to Ba Ra Mountain.… Read the rest
How can you actually make money out of your travels and adventures?
If you have been keeping an amateur personal blog where you post your travel experiences and tips plainly for the love of writing and documenting your awesome adventures, OR if you have just started writing, OR you’re just about to start writing, then you could earn at least AU$40 per article.… Read the rest
Adventure is one of the reasons I moved to Ho Chi Minh. Exploring the never ending list of good local food, building friendships with locals and expats, learning to drive the motorbike, adapting to the crazy way locals navigate the roads, and working for a school with an internationally-represented staff and kids of diverse culture are presenting me constant fun adventures everyday. … Read the rest
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The WanderWalkers have SAIGONE to Chua Chan MountainChua Chan Mountain is the 2nd highest peak in southern Vietnam, following Ba Den Mountain (Black Virgin Mountain). You can do it as a DAYTRIP only with 3 hoursone way ride to Dong Nai, 2.5 hrs hike up and 1.5 hours descend.
Watch our adventure conquering the highest mountain in Southern Vietnam. You can find the travel guide here:
VIETNAM’S BLACK VIRGIN MOUNTAIN (A COMPLETE GUIDE)
Ho Chi Minh City has a lot to offer to its visitors, whether short-term or long-term travel. I have been living in this charming city for 3 months now (not a long time I know), but it feels like I’ve been living here for a longer!… Read the rest