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Philippines

Philippines

When landing in the busy airport in Manila, you stand there with the locals and observe the crowd. Filipinos love a good discussion and their food, even at the airport the restaurants are busy. I left the airport and the Manila traffic hits; it's known globally as one...

Colombia

Colombia

When I first told my friends that I was visiting Colombia they were worried about my safety. The years of cartel violence have shaped Colombia's image poorly. But upon arriving, I felt that was far from the truth. I landed in Medellin, the city of eternal springs as...

Indonesia

Indonesia

This place is a must-see if you are looking for a vacation that will leave you with wonderful memories and lasting stories, all without breaking the bank. I landed in Bali, Indonesia late in the evening and went to a resort I was staying at for one night. My cab...

Peru

Peru

They say some of your best trips are those that are spontaneous. I was talking to a friend of mine from the Salsa community in Calgary about a trip that she had just booked. She was going to be doing the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. Me and another friend both looked at...