Reymond

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How I Celebrate Single Life in Miami Beach

Are you (still) single? If so, time to take a spur-of-the-moment trip with the most important person in your life — YOURSELF! Yes, appreciate the life you live now, take a moment to honor your freedom and fling before your next relationship. Now is the best time to do what you want without running into your partner, boss, exes, clients and other undesirable people. You are pretty free. Sure, not e...

How Quarter Life Crisis Made me Travel the World

Are you going through tough times? If you’re in the 20’s to 30’s age range, then you are experiencing a quarter life crisis. As I write this post, I remember that night. It happened to me at 23. I found myself stuck in the middle of the woods. Cold. Alone. I have been hiking for hours and my phone was dead. Clouds seemed to get darker and suddenly felt the first raindrops. I atte...

Don’t Date A Guy Who Travels, He’s Not a Great Catch

Don’t date a guy who travels, he’s not a great catch. If you think a guy who’s been everywhere is cool, then you are wrong. He travels for some reason. This travel junkie has lost people that meant the world to him and he is still doing fine. He no longer can afford to lose someone. For him, family and true friends will always be there but girlfriend won’t. He can’t give you his heart fully as it ...

5 Must Try Activities Atleast Once – Infographic

For adventure junkies, there is never a shortage of activities to get their spirit pumping. With everything, the world can offer to anyone looking for an exciting adventure, and with so little time, it can get confusing on where to actually start. However, there are some activities that you just have to try, even once. These activities are staples for anyone looking for a thrilling ride, that swea...

These Fearless Girls are the Ultimate #SquadGoals

Move along Boy Scouts! Who run the world? Girls. Meet Claude, Gayle, and Aira the fearless girl squad on the planet who is conquering popular destinations around the world. Call them #fabulous, #funny, #pretty, #fashionable and #adventurous, they perfectly defined ultimate #squadgoals. Enough of hashtags, they inspire millennials through their attractive social media posts. Every girls wish they w...

OFW’s Quick Guide on How to get US Visa if you are in the Middle East

*Please note that that this blog post is for the B1/B2 US Visa or Tourist Visa/Business Visa. “Congratulations your visa is approved! Enjoy your birthday trip to the USA.” The day I got my visa approved was one of the happiest days of my life. Everything went surprisingly fast for me. I have been to many visa application process and US won the “most relaxing”, hands down. But for many Filipinos th...

Filipinos Can Now Travel to 61 Countries without Visa

How far can your Philippine passport go without a visa? This article aims to share with you the countries where Filipinos can enjoy visiting without applying for a visa. I know how hard it is to get a visa particularly from the USA, Canada, and Europe etc. Like you, I hate interviews with the consulate. I hate going through difficulties to get a visa. I have experienced getting refused to get Sche...

Brooklyn’s Cherry Blossoms Look Like Something Out Of A Dream

We all have that dream to see the famous cherry blossoms in Japan. It is a good to know that not only in Japan but also elsewhere such as New York that cherry blossoms are in full bloom.  Sakura in Japanese, these hybrid pink and white flowering trees are grown for their beauty like something out of a dream. In my recent trip to New York City, I thought of visiting a place that is something underr...

The Best Cookies to Die for in New York

If you have a strong sweet tooth, Levain Bakery in Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City is the best place to visit. There was a gooey cookie that each bite packs a powerful endorphin rush which you had to try before dying. I’m now again craving for it as I write this article. The first time I heard about it was when my sister Ivy tagged me a Facebook video of the best cookies in New York, a...

No clothes, No Problem! 8 Reasons you Should Go to a Nude Beach

Visiting a nude beach had been on my bucket list for so many years. I was always curious, how it would be on such a beach. I’m not a nudist or naturist. I just wanted to try it. After booking a flight to Miami Florida, I included Haulover Beach which is famous for clothing-optional beach on my itinerary. As a rookie nude beachgoer, I honestly felt the pressure and it was really awkward. Upon enter...

7 Stereotypes of Filipino Travelers that will Ruin or Make your Day

Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. It is our nature as humans to categorize people for their race, culture or gender. But stereotypes are just stereotypes. Having been traveled to many countries, I get used to those misconceptions about Filipinos. But for newbies it might ruin or make your day. Being a Filipino, I have experienced stereotypes from the people I met on the road and even from...

Backpackers Hailed SoBe Hostel the Best Party Hostel in Miami Beach

There is no doubt SoBe Hostel and Bar is the top choice for traveling millennials as the best party hostel in Miami, Florida. Located in the party destination of Miami Beach, young travelers prove that nightseeing is better than sightseeing here (party-minded backpackers would agree). Great Party. Meet Friends. Booze Cruise. Perfect Location. With that being said, SoBe Hostel has it all. I was tra...