April 18, 2016 wanderpinoy 0Comment

Prague is broadly considered one of the most stunning cities in the world, dubbed as “The golden city of one hundred spires,” because of its beautiful cathedrals and their pointy spires. The city is rich of spectacular and unique Romanesque and Gothic architectures that permeate the atmosphere, a fairytale like settings. It is the new “Paris” of the east. There is no “time of year” to Prague. It upholds its charm year-long. It is a great walking town with decent public transportation and a fascinating history. There is a lot to see and do. However there is one snag, you…

April 18, 2016 wanderpinoy 0Comment

Prague is one of the most popular destinations on the continent, dubbed as the Paris of the east is drawing in 4 million visitors annually. Here are the Top 10 Tourist Attractions to see in Prague: 1. Prague Castle is the largest ancient castle in the world; roughly the size of six football fields, and is today the official residence of the Czech Republic’s President  2. Charles Bridge.  A 600 year-old bridge that connects the Lesser Town and the Old town. It is Prague’s most famous landmark, and most visited sights in town. It is once known as the Stone Bridge…

January 23, 2016 wanderpinoy 12Comment

I have received tons of messages after my recent DIY Europe trip. They’re asking me on how the heck did i manage to do it. Well, to answer you all, here’s what I did. The idea here is finding an alternate airports, buy the cheaper of the flights from one airline, and then go find a less expensive flight for the other leg on another airline.  And  I know most savvy travellers have been doing this for decades now. Though this may take lot of diligence, time, and trouble than simply searching a direct flight. But by doing it, you…

December 30, 2015 wanderpinoy 0Comment

The fear of not going becomes greater than the fear of going   I’ve gotten a lot of odd reactions whenever I do travel alone; it’s silly, unsafe, I was crazy and just plain stupid. Apparently I sturdily disagree. It has been the toughest and challenging decisions I’ve ever made. It’s exciting and adventurous, and it mostly is. At first this can seem like a daunting prospect, you will be frightened and that’s normal. But don’t let the fear stop you; there are many reasons why everyone should do it at least once.    It gives you a lot more flexibility on…

December 15, 2015 wanderpinoy 1Comment

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. –  Eleanor Roosevelt It was a chilly day when we landed in Athens at four o’clock in the afternoon. It took me more than 24 hour travel to get to Europe. The whole trip was quite a journey; I had two stop over at Kuwait and Istanbul but it was all worth it. I went straight to the immigration to get my visa stamped, and I couldn’t be more thankful to God; my heart is filled with so much joy and excitement because I have finally arrived…

December 9, 2015 wanderpinoy 0Comment

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open. – Jawaharlal Nehru Hiking the caldera will surely reward you with amazing scenic route in Santorini. It’s an 11km walk (according to google) but I think it’s longer than that.From Fira, it’s a pretty straight shot to Aia through Firostefani and Imerovigli. The trail is very easy to follow and takes about 3-4 hours depending on your pace and photoshoot sessions. It is an excellent way…