Europe City on a budget: San Marino

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Population- 33,344 (2018) Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 30 EUR (moderate)- 45-55 EUR Officially the Republic of San Marino, San Marino is also known as  the Most Serene Republic of San Marino, is  the world’s smallest republic and micro state landlocked by Italy with a size just over 61 km2(24 sq mi). It is also the world’ s oldest republic and sovereign state having been established in AD 301 on Monte Titano.

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Europe City on a budget: Rome, Italy

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Ciao. Buona giornata! Benvenuto in Roma, Italia. I’m going to show you how I tour Rome for a day. I walked, ate, got lost; but continued my DIY walking tour in Rome. It’s easy to travel around Rome.Not just here. Perhaps in any city in Europe. This is because tourist attractions are compressed (most of the time) in one area,

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Paris Walking Tour

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Bonjour, comment allez-vous? je mapelle Anna La Viajera. Bienvenue à Paris, France.   We all know that eating out in France isn’t that cheap. I traveled to France from Belgium by bus for around 4 hours. Then, I searched for my hostel and rode the metro to reach it. The following day, after my breakfast, I was ready for my whole-day

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Europe City on a budget: Lisbon, Portugal

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Cheap. Laid back. Diverse. These are the  3 words I can describe Lisbon , Portugal.  Snack on its famous Pasteis de nata and wash it down with coffee at any of its Art Noveau cafes, travel back in time with the sights of its wooden trams, and the medieval feel you’ll get while passing on its Alfama quarter.   Population-

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Foods to try in Lisbon, Portugal

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Like In Spain, Portuguese lunch is at 2 pm. Some restaurants are closed at noon. Hence, for someone with an Asian diet, wherein lunchtime means from 11am to 1pm, it takes a good amount of effort to wait until these restaurants are open again. Your itinerary for the day will have to be changed. Another realization for me on this

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Madrid Walking Tour

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From Sagrada Familia station, I headed to Arc de Triomf, the nearest station to Estacion Nord bus station.After 7 hours of bus travel, I arrived at the capital of Spain, Madrid!.   Related article:  BARCELONA: THINGS TO DO, FOODS TO TRY, SUGGESTED ITINERARIES     My hostel is located in Puerta del Sol, which is the center of the nation.

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Foods and Drinks to try in Beijing ,China

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The giant nation may have the typical gastronomical scene. This can be due to the fact that China has a major influence to almost all Asian cuisine. And some, if not most, of these foods actually originated from Mainland China. Some of the foods on this list may be found in other Asian countries but not limited to Taiwan, Hong

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Travel Diary: Myanmar, my 10th Southeast Asian Country

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Travel Diary: Myanmar, my 10th Southeast Asian Country     Population- 53M Area-676K sq.km Language- Burmese     Currency- Kyat Daily budget (extreme)- 30K kyat (moderate)- 40K kyat       They say Myanmar has thousands of pagodas and stupas as old as Buddhism than anywhere else in the world. Although less grand in scale, imagine smaller Angkor Wat multiplied

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Souvenir Ideas to buy in Laos

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The Million Elephants country has the best silver works and coffee in the world. Do take note some of these tips when buying Lao souvenirs.   Some tips when buying souvenirs in Laos: 1.The best shopping place for visitors in Luang Prabang would be the night market along the street of the Royal Palace Museum. 2.Most shops are closed on Sundays.

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Souvenir Ideas to buy in Malaysia

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Interested to try their local wine?  You can opt to bring this punch that is made from wine for just 40 RM.   Aren’t they cute? And more with their traditional clothing. The female wears a Kebaya, a traditional blouse and dress which is believed to be originally from Indonesia. The male’s attire is called the Baju Melayu, a tunic

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