Budget Travel

BOH Tea Plantation View Point

Hiking, Hitch Hiking, and Tea Plantations in the Cameron Highlands

My first full day in the Cameron Highlands was beautiful, serene, and… slightly terrifying. I started the day with the intention of hiking up Brinchang Mountain (also known as Trail 1 in the Cameron Highlands), but I woke up to pouring down rain early in the morning. I decided to not do this challenging hike, since I’d heard that it …

Borobudur Buddha

BOROBUDUR – The Largest Buddhist Monument in the WORLD

If you are in Yogyakarta (or just Java), seeing Borobudur is a must! Borobudur is the largest Buddhist Temple in the world and is absolutely stunning to go see. However, it is a bit expensive for non-Indonesians so make sure you budget accordingly  There is a student discount, so if you have a student card be sure to bring it with …

Sentosa Resort Island – How to do it for FREE

Sentosa Island is well known in Singapore for being a beautiful beach island destination and with that reputation comes high prices. However, it does not need to be expensive! Skip Universal Studios and the Aquarium and instead have a relaxing beach day and explore the natural beauty of this island. To get here take either the Circle Line (yellow) or …