Category Archives: Travel Tips

  • Friends had warned me about the exorbitant prices of taxis, mini buses & tuk-tuk in Phuket. Here are the tips on how I survived from being ripped off by the operators.

  • No harm learning a few Paris shopping tips like print out discount coupons of major shopping malls like Printemps to get 10% discounts on purchase & how to claim for 12% tax refund at the airport.

  • Many reasons to visit Paris during off-season – cheaper accommodations, shorter queues at major places of interests and tax refund at the airport and also a cooler climate to walk along Seine River.

  • Paris Metro is the cheapest and most convenient transport for tourists. It is well connected to anywhere in Paris. All you have to do is to get a metro map & buy a ticket and you are good to go.

  • The best way to discover the beauty of Paris is to take a river cruise along the scenic seine river! Most river cruises include a meal on board (either lunch or dinner) which can be costly. Find out which operator to use to save some cost.

  • Eiffel Tower offers breathtaking views day or night. Find out how to pre-book Eiffel Tower tickets online in order to jump queue & where to spot the best views. It’s best to bring some snacks with you while enjoying the views.

  • Paris Museum Pass allows you to have unlimited visits at museums like Louvre, Sainte-Chapelle, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Towers & Palace of Versailles. A 2-day pass costs €39 allows you to visit 60 museums and monuments in Paris.

  • 7 Cost-saving tips when travelling to USA – Tip #7: How to Save Money Shopping Online

  • 7 Cost-saving tips when travelling to USA – Tip #6: Why you need to buy travel insurance

  • 7 Cost-saving tips when travelling to USA – Tip #5: How to Choose a Bus or Train Operator