Tips and Tricks: How Backpacking Can Change Your Life

It may sound cliche but I have to agree that travelling can change your life – and now I have to admit that after returning from my three month solo backpacking journey around Southeast Asia I don’t feel the same, and definitely don’t see the same. Naturally, as is the human condition, I evolved – embracing…

Tips and Tricks: How To Visit The Only Free Hot Spring in Pai

Pai, located in Northern Thailand, is surrounded by mountains and the natural wonders that come with it, such as hot springs. Prior to arriving I had already set an intention to visit the ‘secret’ hot spring made infamous by budget backpackers – but luckily the owner of the guesthouse I chose, Baan Mai Sak, informed…

Tips and Tricks: Cruising Hà Long Bay for 12$ (45MYR)

A slowly spreading secret amongst backpackers, Cat Ba Island is the smarter choice if you want to experience Hà Long Bay cheaply – not to mention, not be surrounded by hoards of tourists. Although Cat Ba Island has its own national park, I mainly visited for the tours. Along the main street facing the pier,…

Tips and Tricks: Expanding Consciousness Through Documentaries

If you have been following my website, you might have known that the first post I published under the ‘tips and tricks’ segment was about becoming a sustainable consumer. The reason being that ever since I can remember, I have always asked these two questions: why and how; due to this innate curiosity, I have…

Tips and Tricks: How To Experience Perth City For Under 20$

Whether you’re a budget backpacker or just looking to cut costs, I got you covered – or as the cool kids say these days: I got you fam! (Side note: do they still say that?) Australia is an expensive tourist destination – even more so for foreigners from Asia due to the currency exchange rate. …

Tips and Tricks: Holidaying Healthy

I’m certain you’ve had the experience of going on a holiday only to fall ill and then have to cancel those same plans you were stoked for but if you haven’t, lucky you! However, for those prone to a variety of ailments (such as myself), I decided to share my (alternative medicine) tips and tricks to…

Tips and Tricks: Unknown (Nature) Destinations within Malaysia

For this segment of ‘tips and tricks’, I shall be sharing information on three (mostly) unknown destinations within Malaysia that are captivating but also secluded! Kg Kemensah Waterfall, Hulu Kelang The reason I listed this waterfall amongst the countless other waterfalls is because this destination is near the heart of Kuala Lumpur so easily accessible…

Tips and Tricks: Becoming A Sustainable Consumer 

The content of my website is expanding and from now on, I shall also be including tips and tricks based on a myriad of topics; for my first post under this segment, I’ll be sharing information on how to become a sustainable consumer of food! Our planet is suffering but by choosing to change certain…