Tag: Cheap

Travel Hacking Sites I Personally Use & Recommend

Searching for the best (and cheapest) flight is exciting and painstaking at the same time. I mean, who doesn't want the cheapest flight, right? Add to that our preferences for the airport, choice of airline, seat assignment, baggage assignment, and ...

I Visited Niagara Falls, Washington DC, & Philly in 3 days for P6,000 ($132)

Last June I visited my mom who lives in the beautiful San Francisco bay area, and since I had lots of time to spare and lots of unused and constantly devaluing Delta miles, I decided to redeem my miles for a free round trip flight, pack up, and head ...

What are Things that are Never Worth Your Money?

The world we live in is so saturated with unnecessary things that are surprisingly marketable or "mabenta", when in reality we could go on our lives without them and save our pockets from such needless, and sometimes absurd, purchases. Have a look ...

A Guide to Sleeping in Japan

Japan is undoubtedly one of the most expensive countries in the world to visit and sleep in. Do not worry; locals share the same sentiment as well. Japan is a sleep deprived country, and people there tend to take advantage of sleep whenever they can ...

Inside: A 101-Year Old Ryokan (Traditional Japanese Inn)

I can’t believe I’m now back in the Philippines writing about my unforgettable stay at Amami Onsen Nanten-en in Japan. My experience is so fresh I can still feel the atmosphere and impeccable service that left me feeling spoiled. Anyway, here’s a ...

How I Got Myself Covered with Travel Insurance for my Trip to Japan

I had this recent discussion with a foreign friend of mine on our travels and how fun it was to travel alone, until he mentioned that he suffered a minor stroke when he was on a solo vacation in Singapore two years ago. He did not have any travel ...

How to Buy & Use Japan’s JR Pass

For those of you who are planning on taking that long desired trip (not to mention very expensive) to Japan, trying to keep commuting expenses at a minimum by just obtaining a JR Pass can be a money saver and at the same time such a pain in the a**. ...

How I Booked My Overnight Stay at Amami Onsen Nanten-en

Okay so my bro who works in the Osaka area of Japan and I were crazily and pointlessly talking over the Viber app about touring Japan (which we did not know would really happen at that time) two weeks ago when he sent me this photo he has taken when ...

A Cheapskate’s Guide to Traveling

Always make sure to include these in your to do and to have checklists when traveling and laugh your way to a fun but cheap vacation! Don't mind the jealous looks of your fellow passengers if they find out you're traveling for waaay less than what ...

Business Opportunities for the Working Person

I've always been a business minded person during my college days, and one that I particularly enjoy doing is selling/reselling stuff. The income I get from it, I add to my savings account or to my gimmick money (hey, I was still young back then). ...

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