General Living Team Blog

HOW FAR WILL YOUR $10 GO IN SOUTH KOREA?

1. A TICKET TO 4 KOREAN PALACES AND A SHRINE You can buy a combination ticket for Gyeongbukgung Palace, Changdeokgung Palace & Secret Garden, Changgyeonggung Palace, Deoksugung Palace, and Jongmyo Shrine. It is much...

AWESOME THINGS TO DO IN ATHENS, GREECE

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT ATHENS? One of the first questions we are asked is – When is the best time to visit Athens? The answer is year round. But let us...

TORTUGUERO NATIONAL PARK, COSTA RICA

There are so many amazing places to visit in Costa Rica that it can be hard to know which to choose when you have limited time. Nestled between low-lying farmland, dominated by banana plantations,...

EXPLORING THE PACIFIC SIDE OF COSTA RICA

LA FORTUNA AND ARENAL PARK After landing in San Jose we made our way to La Fortuna on the start of our three week trip down Pacific Costa Rica. The Arenal Volcano plays a huge...

THINGS TO DO IN PUERTO VIEJO, COSTA RICA

Puerto Viejo Costa Rica is a small, Caribbean, chilled out surf town and is fast becoming one the best places to go in Costa Rica. With so many things to do in Puerto Viejo,...

5 Important Travel Tips for Americans Traveling to Europe

Learn basic foreign phrases Although it’s easy enough to travel through Europe speaking only English, it’s important to acknowledge the significance of multiple languages in Europe. Americans traveling to Europe should learn the local...

6 Ways to Save Money on Christmas Travel

Whether you’re visiting home or want a holiday outside Singapore, there are ways to beat overspending on Christmas holiday travel. There are many tips to save on travel and plane fares, but much of...

AWESOME THINGS TO DO IN KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA

As Malaysia‘s national capital, Kuala Lumpur offers visitors a taste of both modern and traditional landscapes, from towering skyscrapers to sacred mosques and temples. There are tons of things to do in Kuala Lumpur, I will...

AWESOME THINGS TO DO IN PHUKET, THAILAND

The baby elephant squealed and made a grab for the bananas in my hand. She shoveled them into her mouth and gulped them down. Then it was my turn to squeal in surprise, as...

THE COMPLETE GUIDE OF THINGS TO DO IN HAWAII

The Hawaiian Island chain actually consists of hundreds of minor islands extending northwest into the Pacific. However, there are only eight major islands, as they are the biggest and oldest islands. From youngest to...