Shwedagon Pagoda and My Experience Exploring Yangon Myanmar

The Shwedagon Pagoda is one of the few temples I really wanted to see while I traveled through Southeast Asia. If I can only see one thing while I was in Yangon, Myanmar, it would be the Shwedagon Pagoda. After arriving in Yangon, Myanmar, Karen and myself checked ourselves in the hostel we were staying at. We stayed…

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The Best Hostel Customer Service in South Africa

The Best Hostel Customer Service in South Africa Before entering South Africa, I had no idea what to expect. Many fears ran through my head because of how the media portrays this African country. Car jacking, robbery, theft, murder, if it’s bad, South Africa probably has it. Shoestring Backpackers Looking up reviews online on Shoestring…

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Travel the World for 18 Months Patty Ho’s Story Meetup

Are you ready for Travel the World for 18 Months Meetup? Our guest speaker, Patty Ho, will delight everyone with her amazing journey around the world.   Her bio: Patty Ho, a former professional web designer from Toronto decided to quit her full time corporate work and embarked a 18 month solo around the world…

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Budget Backpacking for All Ages Meetup

Welcome to Budget Backpacking for All Ages Meetup! In this next meet up, our guest speaker, Gloria Jackson, will be doing a talk on budget backpacking for all ages. This presentation is going to be amazing because Gloria is in her 60s and she has no sign of stopping! She proves that there is no…

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Travel the World for One Year – April 2016 Update

Travel the World for One Year – April 2016 Update Hi everyone, my April 2016 update towards my one year travel around the world looks like this: There has been some changes to my itinerary. I will fly out on September 14, 2016 but the countries I will first visit will be Jordan, Israel and, Egypt….

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Travel the World for One Year Update – February 28, 2016

Travel the World for One Year Update – February 28, 2016. Hi everyone, it’s been awhile since my last update. I’ve been really busy trying to hustle and save money for my big one year trip. Looks like my departure date will be on September 14, 2016. The first country I plan on visiting will be…

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