Madrid on a budget

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Introduction One of the 3 great cities of Spain, Madrid. Population- 45 M Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 20 EUR (moderate)- 40-55 EUR Transport Madrid to Lisbon – via RyanAir/ EasyJet Barcelona to Madrid- 17 EUR (GoEUR/ALSA- the largest bus network in Spain) Metro- 1 EUR per metro ride (RENFE)   Accommodation TOC Hostel –   11 EUR

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PARIS on a budget

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Population- 2.2  M (Paris) Area- 105.4K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 30 EUR (moderate)- 50 EUR Paris is indeed the most stylish, and  glamorous city that I find in Europe. Everything is beautiful in Paris. Every corner and in every sidewalk, you won’t mind getting lost at all.  Almost all tourist attractions are reachable on foot. Sncf bus-  this

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10 Foods to try in East Asia

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East Asian cuisine includes Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, and Taiwanese food. Considering this is the most populated region of the world, it has many regional cuisines (especially China). Examples of staple foods include rice, noodles,  soy beans, seafood (Japan has the highest per capita consumption of seafood), bok choy (Chinese cabbage), and tea. 10. Eggette Eggette or known in Hong Kong as gai daan jai (鷄蛋仔) ranked no.1 in a 100 most popular Hong

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Foods to try around Southeast Asia

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Southeast Asian cuisine includes a strong emphasis on lightly prepared dishes with a strong aromatic component that features such flavors as herbs, spices, limes, calamansi, among others. Ingredients in the region contrast with the ones in the Eastern Asian cuisines, substituting fish sauces for soy sauce and the inclusion of tamarind and lemongrass. 8. Bai Sach Chrouk This is national breakfast of Cambodia along with

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10 Local dishes to try in Europe

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Whatever is your travel budget and preference, there’s one thing for sure that you wouldn’t want to miss out in your Europe trip– to try their local cuisines. With its rich history, arts and culture, the continent offers a culinary adventure for every type of foodie traveler out there. Food is an integral part of a country’s culture and reflects

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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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Top foods to try in Spain: Madrid & Barcelona

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If you like guisados  and bar chow, you’ll surely like Spanish foods.  In my own opinion, Spain has the best tasting  cured ham in the world.  So, what are the foods to try in Spain, specifically in the cultural cities of Barcelona and Madrid?   1. Churros con chocolate It is a long tubular dough  thick chocolate. Try it on your

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Barcelona: Things to do, Foods to try, Suggested Itineraries

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  Capital of Catalonia in the eastern region of Spain, Barcelona embraces a  unique identity  with its own language, Catalan. This modern capital attracts millions of tourists year round with tis cool and hip thriving port. Some Barcelona Statistics:   Population- 45 M Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 20 EUR (moderate)- 40-55 EUR       By

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