Runaway Tips

June 4, 2012

The Well Beaten Track of Vietnam

‘Off the beaten track’ is the magic word for getting travelers’ attention. We want something different. Funny, when you think about the old days when not many people were traveling, doing typical things were the best. Doing things that everyone […]
May 15, 2012

How to Successfully Get Tailor Made Clothes in Hoi An, Vietnam

This is what you have to do in Hoi An, Vietnam — getting the tailor made clothes. There are more than 400 tailor shops around the town for everything: dress, skirts, shirts, bikinis, shoes, accessories and even jewelries. You can custom […]
April 26, 2012

What It Is Like to be in a Cruise

    Yangtze River Cruise was officially my first luxury-scenic cruise experience. I’m not exactly ‘luxury’ type of a traveler, but I wanted to experience what I don’t normally do.   Four days of the cruise was one of the […]
April 9, 2012

Why We All Should Travel

    “The natural world doesn’t come with an instruction leaflet, so it teaches you to use your creative imagination.”   It pretty much sums up what I think about travel. This is a part of the news article from […]
February 24, 2012

Tropical Fruits in Laos and Graphic Guide to How to Eat Them

    One of the best things about being in a tropical country is their fruit. How can I resist having mango, mangosteen, and papaya everyday? It is more desirable because I couldn’t get them in my home country; where […]
February 21, 2012

How to Prevent Getting Malaria? — Advice from Travel Experts

    How to Prevent Getting Malaria? — Here are advices from Travel Experts!   When we decided to stay in Laos for few weeks, I got worried about getting malaria. I’m very easy target to mosquitos – to this […]
December 23, 2011

Why You Need an Extra Hour While Traveling

    Travel Tips: Why you need to plan extra time while traveling   Time, time, time… Time is always an issue during travels. We are late or early, stuck in traffic, stressed out… Especially if you are having a […]
December 9, 2011

Your Holiday Shopping Guide in Korea on a Budget

“I need to go to holiday shopping for my family back home and I have no idea what to buy!” I’ve heard some concerns about the holiday shopping from my expat friends. Yes, it can be hard if you are […]
December 2, 2011

Her Packing List: Five Extra Something in My Backpack

    I’m leaving soon, and traveling with a backpack. This trip is going to be long, and it’s not a vacation. I will be living out of my backpack, so I need my usual items along with super-travel-friendly things. […]
November 17, 2011

Why is Perfect to Protect Your Website

Recently, I had two meltdowns during my time as a travel blogger. First, as I mentioned in an earlier post, my theme managers decided to update the theme, so it overwrote every single adjustments I made over the years. When […]
November 10, 2011

Small Things that Make Your Hiking Trip Better

    Multiple days hiking trip is a great microadventure. It is a compact version of the simple life: pack light and travel further. The backpack with essential hiking gears, a tent and a sleeping bag are all we need. And, […]
November 8, 2011

Google+ Launches Google+ Brand Page

    Are you on Google+? Either you are or not, you might be interested to hear that Google+ now has Google+ page option. You can create a page for your business, brand and group. And I joined the madness. […]