Oman’s hidden gem: Salalah

The Jewel of Arabia (Wadi Darbat, Salalah, Oman) It’s always summer season in Arab region but it’s the other way around in Oman this time of the year. And somewhere in this beautiful country lies this amazing city of Salalah, the second-largest city in the Sultanate after the capital, Muscat and the birthplace of the […]

Teaching English in Vietnam

The toughest job I will ever love It’s a stereotype thing that climbing the corporate ladder was the definition of success. In my case, not anymore, after leaving the hospitality industry a few months ago. I’ve been to different jobs while studying until I graduated from college. I used to be a waiter, a chef, […]

Flight WY0821 bound for Saigon

Flight WY0821 bound for Saigon

\“If you’re not happy where you are, MOVE! You’re not a tree.” – Jim Rohn (Muscat International Airport, Oman to Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Saigon, Vietnam) This is it! The moment that I’ve been waiting for. It excites and scares me at the same time, but I’ve already reached the point of no turning […]

Solo Backpacking

“Juander over Yonder”Boracay Island, Philippines

I had my 7-day solo backpacking adventure visiting the northwest portion of Panay Island (Antique, Aklan & Boracay), Philippines. If you’re gonna ask me if I’m still afraid of a solo trip, I will say YES! I usually travel with my friends and family. And the idea alone of solo traveling is a bit intimidating, you will go to a place where no one knows you, a place far from the people that you used to be with. But in the end, I’ve realized that this is something extremely rewarding and nothing makes me feel more capable and confident than conquering the world on my own. (more…)