Monthly Archives: May 2015

Happy Hump Day Wednesday! 


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Reality Bites: Living and Working In A Vacation Spot

Everyone loves a good holiday. What with the amazing beaches, great food, chill atmosphere and of course not to mention all the different activities and adventures available. But what happens when that little slice of paradise becomes your new home … Continue reading

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Life starts NOW… LIVE it! 


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Reasons why I LOVE BALI!

Less words, more pictures. Reasons why I ❤ Bali!      Indonesian food! So good… so cheap!  Nasi Campur – IDR10,000 ($0.76) Corn – IDR5,000 ($0.38) Eat all you BBQ – IDR57,500 ($4.40)

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Mozzie Magnet No More: Mosquito Repellent Alternatives and Tips and Tricks

Planning to spend your holidays in the tropics? Why the heck not! What with it’s warm weather, gorgeous beaches, breathtaking views… simply paradise! But with vacationing in the tropics comes its downside — mosquito bites. Lots and lots of them. … Continue reading

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Leaving Philippines: 10 Things I Am Going To Miss

Having lived in the Philippines for the last 14 years of my life, I’m certainly going to miss a few things — from the food, to the people, to the culture, to simple everyday things. Here they are. 10. My friends and … Continue reading

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Real Talk: Confessions Of A Sheltered Yet Free-Spirited Traveler

With just a little less than 24 hours to go before my flight and big move to Bali, I can’t help but feel a million and one different emotions right now. A new chapter in my life is about to … Continue reading

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Visa Series: Socio-Cultural Visa for Indonesia

Hi guys! So I’m kicking off my Visa Series and starting off with Indonesia as this is where I’ll be headed next and was the easiest one to get. So, if you’re like me and have fallen in love with Indonesia; Bali … Continue reading

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Hostel 101: Managing Expectations

Hostels are budget-friendly, social accommodations that provide travelers with options of renting out a dorm-style bunk bed with shared bathrooms and kitchens, or private rooms usually good for 2 people. It usually caters to backpackers or travelers on a shoe-string … Continue reading

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Live Your Life To The Fullest…

  7 days until I move on to the next chapter of my life. Bali, here I come!  Stay connected and join me on my next adventure.  Peace Love and Lipgloss,  morenabeachbum

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