Discovery Suites Ortigas | Discovering a Home at the Metro

Morning found me at the airport still weary from a night of late work, and an early morning flight. It was weekday, and lately I’ve been spending my nights cocooned going through some freelance work regardless of travel schedule. The flight was quick, as I watched the play of clouds in between air turbulence with thoughts of rest and relaxation at Discovery Suites Ortigas. Continue reading Discovery Suites Ortigas | Discovering a Home at the Metro

Hong Kong | Finding Specialty Shops in Solo Mall at Radio City

Solo Mall at Radio City has 200 shops and specialty stores within its 21 floor building. These shops are often times show rooms of online shops by small businessmen, designers, and artists who are happy to show their work to clients and display their products within access to the public. Continue reading Hong Kong | Finding Specialty Shops in Solo Mall at Radio City

Hong Kong | The Charterhouse Causeway Bay Hotel

Hong Kong is on of the busiest island in South East Asia. People frequently travels to Hong Kong whether for business or for a vacation. You will find that locals are so used to travelers who are either their for some sight seeing, and shopping, or for business meetings of some sort. One of the best places to stay when in Hong Kong for business travellers and for those travelling with family is The Charterhouse Causeway Bay Hotel. One of the big, stylish, and comfortable hotels to stay at right in the center of Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.  Continue reading Hong Kong | The Charterhouse Causeway Bay Hotel

Hong Kong | Live Like a Local at the affordable Mini Studio Stanley

Hong Kong is one of the most traveled to South East Asia travel destination. It is also a favorite for travelers to visit and stay longer to live more like a local. However, Hong Kong is one of the expensive cities to live in. Residential space can be expensive at very small room area. It can be very challenging to find a decent place that is affordable if you’re planning to stay ta Hong Kong long. You might want to consider Mini Studio Stanley. Continue reading Hong Kong | Live Like a Local at the affordable Mini Studio Stanley

How To Travel Smart and On A Budget with SMART and Airbnb

Frequently visiting the Metro, I have had a fair share of checking out different hotels during my travel. I once tried to look for a place where I can cook my meals for a longer visit to lessen my expenses for the trip. So I checked out SMART and Airbnb promo for a discounted Airbnb booking. Continue reading How To Travel Smart and On A Budget with SMART and Airbnb

Dragon Centre Mall | Hong Kong’s Local Shopping Scene

Hong Kong is one of the top travel destinations for tourists, and for shoppers alike. Admit it, checking out the shopping scene is on your itinerary when visiting Hong Kong. Crammed in every possible space are shops that makes Hong Kong a shoppers paradise. You will find different districts that cater to the kind of items/products you would want to look for. If you’re looking for high end brands, you might head to Causeway Bay, and for bargain finds at the street markets in Tsim  Shu Tsui and Mongkok. But if you’re in West Kowloon you might want to check out Dragon Centre Mall and shop where the locals do. Continue reading Dragon Centre Mall | Hong Kong’s Local Shopping Scene

Hong Kong | Sleek Mini Hotel Causeway Bay

Hong Kong is surprisingly fairly affordable, and staying at Hong Kong Island is possible without a ballooned budget after all. Usually travelers check out Kowloon, or Tsim Sha Tui for cheaper accommodations to make it work within their budget but in between high rise buildings, and busy streets of Causeway Bay, you’ll find Mini Hotel Causewaybay tucked seemingly unpretentious but definitely stylish semi-budget hotel.  Continue reading Hong Kong | Sleek Mini Hotel Causeway Bay

Booking a Home Away From Home With Airbnb

Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique accommodations around the world — online or from a mobile phone or tablet. Continue reading Booking a Home Away From Home With Airbnb

Hong Kong’s Octopus Card

When traveling to Hong Kong the best way to get around Hong Kong is using the public transportation which a bit overwhelming but reliable. To get around Hong Kong, you can purchase the fare card both locals and tourists use. The Octopus Card is an electronic fare card that is accepted by almost all forms of public transport, vending machines, some restaurants, and stores. It’s easy and convenient to use, saves time, and eliminates the need for small change. Continue reading Hong Kong’s Octopus Card

How to Get To/From Hong Kong International Airport

Hong Kong is a traveler-friendly South East Asia travel destination. The transport system is very reliable. All you need to have is a good grasp at directions and map reading skills. It does however need preparation prior to the trip. You need a lot of reading, and planning so you can easily navigate to/from Hong Kong International Airport with ease, and peace of mind. Here is a helpful guide on how to commute from the airport to your hotel, and vice versa. Continue reading How to Get To/From Hong Kong International Airport