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Our Trip To Banaue: More Than Terraces

Our Trip To Banaue: More Than Terraces

I thought I’d make another post on Banaue because I think there’s lots to discuss about this small mountain town, certainly much more than just the rice terraces that the town is known for. I’ve included here some of the other things you should do while you’re in Banaue as well as some of the things you should avoid if you can. For a number of reasons, any writing about Banaue has to begin with an explanation of actually getting there, because it’s a decent journey from Manila and if you get it wrong, you could end up on the [...]

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Nomads Capital Wellington – Our Windy City Experience!

Nomads Capital Wellington – Our Windy City Experience!

We weren’t ready for a real “roughing it” experience so we were looking for a private room, reasonable price and a great downtown location. After researching a few tourist websites we settled on Nomads Capital Wellington and booked it!

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Pizzeria Da Michele – Tantalizing Tastebud Heaven!

Pizzeria Da Michele – Tantalizing Tastebud Heaven!

Just typing the name Pizzeria Da Michele makes me start to drool just a teeny bit and wistfully cast my mind back to that day in Naples when we first fell in love… and by “we” I mean the pizzeria and I of course! ;)

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The Bus To Banaue – Be Careful!

The Bus To Banaue – Be Careful!

I wanted to write a special post just on GETTING to Banaue on the bus, because as you’re about to learn, it’s not your average bus trip. We did a LOT of research on this trip, both online and asking various locals around Manila about getting to Banaue and we never seemed to get a clear picture of what we needed to do to get there. So having made the journey I’ve put together some of the most important points you need to take note of if you’re considering doing the same…  Mail this post

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Cheap Flight To Rome – Finding a Bargain!

Cheap Flight To Rome – Finding a Bargain!

Andrew and I had planned a two week holiday in London, UK and thought while we were there, since flights were so cheap, we’d jump across to Italy for 4 nights to visit Rome and Naples. We were on a moderate budget so with that in mind we were definitely looking for a cheap flight to Rome!

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