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How to do the Maldives on a Budget

Filed in Maldives by on March 17, 2015 0 Comments • views: 1547

Budgeting Maldives and Still Have an Island Getaway Budgeting Maldives is possible if you follow these tips.  If you’re looking for an island getaway for your next vacation, there’s no better place than the Maldives! This collection of more than a thousand coral islands in the Indian Ocean is absolutely stunning.  They offer fantastic diving, […]

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Holiday Inn Kandooma: Your private island in the Maldives
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Holiday Inn Kandooma: Your private island in the Maldives

Filed in Maldives by on April 5, 2014 0 Comments • views: 2189

Why Stay at Kandooma Ever stayed on a private island at a resort?  Looking to extend your trip in south Asia or go island hoping in the Indian ocean?  Then look no further than the Maldives.  The Maldives is just a 50 minute flight from Sri Lanka.  While my husband and I were in Sri […]

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Tips to Planning Your Next Vacation
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Tips to Planning Your Next Vacation

Filed in beach vacation by on March 14, 2014 0 Comments • views: 867

The other day a friend of mine in Korea informed me that she wants to visit Sri Lanka in April for 2 weeks. Of course I was very excited to hear this, but then she told me that a travel agency she was thinking about going through wanted to charge her US$7,000 for 2 weeks! […]

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The Maldives: Like no Place on Earth

Filed in Maldives by on December 9, 2013 0 Comments • views: 412

The Maldives consists of 26 atolls that spread over 90,000 square kilometers.  They have 1,192 islands, of which only 1,000 are uninhabited. Yesterday my husband and I arrived in the Maldives.  This is my 3rd time to this exotic place filled with thousands of islands placed perfectly on crystal clear blue waters.  This is the […]

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Horton Plains: A magical place in the clouds views: 1778

Visiting Horton Plains If you plan on visiting Sri Lanka, make sure you put Horton Plains in your schedule.  This unusual place is not to be missed.  I have personally been here 5 times and always look forward to going back.  One can never get tired of its exotic breathtaking scenery. Getting There It’s just […]

Havanna on a Budget: How to save money in Cuba views: 1195

  Cuba was always a beach-filled, retro dream for me. Sipping daiquiris by the pool, twirling in full, vintage skirts on the cobblestone streets, and rocking my cat-eye sunglasses from the passenger side of some 1950’s hot rod was a recurring vision in my travel head—and once I’d stepped into Havana it didn’t disappoint. But […]

Sunsets Over the Pacific: Lima views: 1816

On my last night in Lima, I wanted to have a very special evening.   I asked my hostel Nomade Backpackers where the best sunset was.  They said the Marriott.  I was able to make my way up to the second floor to catch one of the most beautiful sunsets I had ever seen.

A Weekend in Kyoto: Day 1 views: 1779

An Overview We choose Kyoto because we did not need a visa with our US passports and it was only a 1.5 hour flight from Incheon International Airport.  This quick long weekend get-a-way was ideal to release some of the stress we were getting with some of our new projects in South Korea.  Kyoto also […]

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