Money Matters: Understand the Currencies in Asia

Unlike Europe, Asia doesn’t have a common currency which you could use in various countries. Thus, it is important to understand the currencies of the countries you want to visit in Asia. As of this writing, I’ve already been to Cambodia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Each of these countries has their own local currency. If you want to learn more, then read on! Continue reading “Money Matters: Understand the Currencies in Asia”

Inexperienced and Alone: How I Survived My DIY Indochina Backpacking Trip

They say that you should travel alone at least once in your life. So when I had the chance, I gave it a try. It may be daunting to go on a DIY Indochina backpacking trip when you are inexperienced and alone but I survived it anyway. It is definitely a very rewarding experience. So if you want to do the same, then read on for valuable insights!

The Plan

I don’t have itchy feet nor I go out frequently. But I was still bitten by the bug. Wanderlust was consuming me and I knew I had to do something about it. I wanted to travel alone, even I had no prior experience.

3 countries.
2 bags.
1 daring adventure to accomplish.

I chose Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam or collectively known as Indochina to have my solo backpacking debut since these countries are famous for being budget-friendly. Continue reading “Inexperienced and Alone: How I Survived My DIY Indochina Backpacking Trip”