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Tipping in the Philippines The Traveller’s Guide to Etiquette

The Philippines is a captivating destination known for its stunning beaches, rich cultural heritage, and warm hospitality. As you explore this vibrant nation, one aspect you might be curious about is the tipping etiquette. Tipping practices can vary across cultures, and understanding the local norms can make your travels more enjoyable and respectful. As a …

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Uber Alternatives in the Philippines (Findings After 1 Year of Travel)

So you’re in the Philippines and you’re wondering if Uber is available. The short answer is no. But fear not! In this article, we’ll share with you some great alternatives to Uber in the Philippines that you can use to get around affordably and easily during your stay. All images in this article are original …

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The Travellers Guide To Renting A Motorcycle in Thailand

So, you’re looking to rent a motorcyle in Thailand? After travelling all over from the South, North, North East and Central Thailand on rented motorcycles, I know a thing or two on how to rent them, the best places to look, what to check before renting, and general tips on Police, safety etc. during your …

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The Travellers Guide ATMs in Vietnam (& How To Avoid Fees)

As an experienced traveller who has explored Vietnam extensively, I can confidently say that understanding how to access cash is crucial for a smooth and hassle-free journey. While Vietnam has embraced digital payments, cash is still king, especially in rural areas and local establishments. In this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn all about ATMs, and how …

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The Travellers Guide To Bangkok’s MBK Fake Goods Market

Nestled in the heart of Bangkok’s bustling shopping district lies a treasure trove for bargain hunters and fashion enthusiasts – the MBK fake goods market. This labyrinth of stalls and shops offers a tantalizing array of counterfeit products, from designer handbags to high-end sneakers, all at prices that will make your wallet sing with joy. …

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The Traveller’s Guide To Renting A Motorcycle in Chiang Mai

Renting a motorcycle in Chiang Mai can be an exhilarating way to get around Chiang Mai and explore the beautiful landscapes and vibrant culture of Northern Thailand. I’ve personally rented motorcycles in Thailand more times than I can count, so I decided to write an article about all of the important things I wish I …

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The Traveller’s Guide To ATMs in the Philippines

Exploring the Philippines is an adventure that promises a mix of natural wonders, rich culture, and warm hospitality. But ATMs can prove an issue for some. As a traveller, one of the most crucial aspects of your journey is understanding how to access your funds seamlessly. So, in this guide, we’re going to show you …

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Manila Safety Guide – Is Manila Safe for Tourists? (Local Insight)

Planning a trip to the bustling capital of the Philippines and wondering “Is Manila safe for tourists”? As a frequent traveller to the Philippines, I’m familiar with both the safest neighbourhoods and areas best avoided in this vibrant megacity. This local guide provides insider tips on how to stay safe in Manila, the most dangerous …

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