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Discover Romania: Day 3 – Dracula’s Castle

Discover Romania: Day 3 – Dracula’s Castle

PL and I slept for a mere 4 hours before packing our bags to head down south to Brasov to celebrate Halloween. We hired a driver to Brasov. We heard that the public transit to Brasov was horrendous due to the holiday weekend. We met 

Discover Romania: Day 2 – Trip to Bulgaria

Discover Romania: Day 2 – Trip to Bulgaria

Romania is perhaps the farthest East of Europe that I’ve been to. I booked a private day tour to Bulgaria from Bucharest to see more of Eastern Europe. Our driver, Andrei picked us up bright and early at 7:30am to avoid the possible morning rush 

Discover Romania: Day 1 – Halloween in Bucharest

Discover Romania: Day 1 – Halloween in Bucharest

I arrived in Bucharest on Halloween afternoon. The airport was small and easy to maneuver around. How to Get to Old Town Bucharest from OTP Airport There are several options to get to Old Town Bucharest from OTP airport. Once you enter the arrival section, 

Quick Guide to 4 Days in Romania – Halloween Edition

Quick Guide to 4 Days in Romania – Halloween Edition

Romania has never crossed my mind until a colleague mentioned that she wanted to do Romania for Halloween. She said that there is a costume party at Dracula’s castle. I did my research and sure enough, there is a costume party at the castle. I 

Layover in Singapore

Layover in Singapore

I had a short layover in Singapore on the way home from Bali. I read that you can spend an entire day exploring Singapore Changi Airport as it is rated the #1 airport in the world according to Business Insider. The airport has several gardens, 

A Day in Halifax, Nova Scotia

A Day in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Halifax is one of the most beautiful cities that I’ve been to. The city is wrapped by the harbor making it a wonderful place for sightseeing and fishing. 24 hours is not enough time to explore this charming city. WHERE TO STAY: I stayed at 

A Day in Guanajuato, Mexico

A Day in Guanajuato, Mexico

Guanajuato is unlike any tourist city in Mexico that I have visited. The city does not have a beach, or have all-inclusive hotels. What Guanajuato offers is a taste of Mexico history. The city has tons of old churches, colorful homes, and authentic street food. 

Cruising From Athens, Greece

Cruising From Athens, Greece

When I think of Greece, I dream of white mission-like buildings with a contrast of the crystal blue ocean. Athens was far from that. I was surprised to see how busy and chaotic the city was. Athens has lots of history and full of character. 

Discover Bali: Day 3 – Feeling Beachy

Discover Bali: Day 3 – Feeling Beachy

After a long day of sight seeing, a full day of beach, monkeys, and sun was what is really needed. Wayan picked us up at 9am for a relaxing day. He took us to a cultural park called Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK). Garuda Wisnu Kencana 

Discover Bali: Day 2 – Must See

Discover Bali: Day 2 – Must See

It was the first morning waking up at our hotel, Puri Anyar Heritage. The roasters were screeching just before 6am. Each room at the hotel had their own roasters. No alarms needed. Breakfast was served on our patio at 8am. On the menu are two