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New Places Explored in 2016

I have to admit it was all unexpected but 2016 proved to be a year of new travels for me 🙂 I was given the opportunity to travel 3 new places this year: Bukidnon – my very first trip to the “Baguio City” of Mindanao, Philippines happened last May. I had the chance to experience the …

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Oceania

Hidden Oasis 12 km away from Melbourne CBD

Going north away from Melbourne CBD (Central Business District), a mere 20-minute drive, more or less 30 minute-train or tram ride, lies a hidden oasis not yet known to many tourists. Coburg Lake Reserve is a good spot for picnics with barbeque facilities and playground for kids. Walking tracks all around the reserve will take …

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Oceania Travel Photo of the Week

Travel Photo of the Week 3

The photo was taken at Fox Glacier, in New Zealand. The glacier is in Westland National Park on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island. From the town of Fox Glacier, it takes about 20 minutes via helicopter to get to the top. Walks and hikes are also available for those keen to do …

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Oceania

Snorkeling at the GREAT BARRIER REEF

The first time that I was properly introduced to the wonders under the waters, I was hooked right then. I snorkeled for the first time at the Great Barrier Reef. It was a wonderful experienced, but at the same time it kinda set me up for future disappointment. Because now wherever I go snorkeling, I …

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