Tag: backpacker

  • Remembrance of Love

    written by inine on 2012-02-14 #places
    Remembrance of Love

    Taj Mahal is a tomb that was built out of love of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal.

  • Never Ending Happiness in Japan

    written by inine on 2012-07-06 #places
    Never Ending Happiness in Japan

    When I was young, I've always had this dream that I wanted Doraemon to help me with everything just like what he used to do for Nobita. As children grew up watching Doraemon, and we all know that he comes from Japan, it really prompted me to make the effort to go there.

  • Summer Hot Spots: The Beauty of Mount Semeru

    written by spidey27 on 2013-07-18 #places
    Summer Hot Spots: The Beauty of Mount Semeru

    Nature is beautiful no matter where you are. And if you always find yourself going to the beach every summer, why not change things up a bit, something more challenging and adventurous? Read my suggestion after the jump!

  • The Hidden Gems of Fort Kochi

    written by globebug on 2010-03-17 #places
    The Hidden Gems of Fort Kochi

    In order to get to Fort Kochi (the backpackers part of Cochin) from Ernakulam, you cross over a bridge and as we did so, we saw some amazing fireworks from the auto rickshaw. Our driver informed us it was some religious festival or another, which seems to be an everyday occurance in India!

  • It's Beautiful

    written by xtina70 on 2011-02-05 #places
    It's Beautiful

    With cheap flights, some money, a cheap hostel, I was able to enjoy a "big trip" experience. Our itinerary: Soetta Airport - Changi Airport - Balestier Apartment - Universal Studios - Singapore Flyer - Merlion Park - Orchard Road - Bugis - Amara Hotel - Chinatown...in 5 days. :)