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The Ultimate Ao Nang (Krabi, Thailand) Travel Guide!

Ao Nang (Krabi) is a rustic beach destination in the Krabi province of Thailand that provides the ideal balance between convenience and lifestyle. It is easily accessible; and with the gradual over-commercialization of Phuket and Koh Samui, more people are choosing Ao Nang Krabi instead as their idyllic beach getaway.

Evan and I enjoyed our short holiday here very much. It was a nice getaway to help us de-stress from the hectic pace of city life and revel in the beautiful beaches of Ao Nang Krabi. Therefore, we hope that this travel guide will help you to enjoy Ao Nang as much as we did.

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Ao Nang (Krabi) – Four Days Itinerary

Ao Nang is a laid-back beach destination in the Krabi province of Thailand. We enjoyed our short holiday here and below is our four days itinerary to help you plan your trip. Ao Nang is not as touristy as Phuket or Koh Samui, but there are still many great activities and awesome food. Continue reading

The Ultimate Maafushi Travel Guide!

Maafushi is a local island in Maldives that has beautiful beaches, plenty of fun activities, and lots of good food. While it might not be as luxurious as exclusive resort islands, it does provide interesting insights into the local culture. Maafushi is also very accessible; it can be reached in 40 minutes by speedboat from Male Airport. Evan and I had a short vacation here after our wedding. We understand that it is quite tedious to plan a holiday, therefore we have come up with this guide to make life easier for other people who are planning a trip to Maafushi. This is a guide for travelers, by travelers. Continue reading

Maafushi Island (Maldives) – Five Days Itinerary!

Imagine a beautiful beach with soft white sand, swaying palm trees and crystalline turquoise waters under the limitless blue skies – this is Maafushi Island in Maldives. This is a summary of our five-day itinerary on the island. Hopefully you will find it useful! Continue reading

Where is the Best Area to Stay in Maafushi Island (Maldives)?

Maafushi Island is a very small island that measures around just 1.3km in length and 0.3km in width. Therefore, no matter where you stay on the island, it is still within walking distance to the beautiful beaches. Continue reading

When is the best time to visit Maafushi Island (Maldives)?

In general, the best months to visit Maafushi are January and February. This is because during these two months, there is not much rainfall and the temperatures averages just 29 degree Celsius. Continue reading

6 Awesome Places to Eat in Maafushi Island (Maldives)!

There are lots of nice places to eat in Maafushi Island, which was great for us because we always felt famished after all the awesome beach and sea activities in Maafushi. During our stay on this alluring local island, we visited various restaurants. Below are our six favourites, arranged in alphabetical order. Do note that the restaurants charge 12% GST and 10% service charge on top of the listed price. Continue reading

How to get to the beautiful Maafushi Island (Maldives)!

Maafushi Island is an idyllic local island located in the South Male Atoll of Maldives. It is extremely easy to get to this island. First, you would need to take a flight to Male International Airport (also known as Velana International Airport) on Hulhule Island. The airport was previously known as Ibrahim Nasir International Airport. From the airport, there are two ways to get to Maafushi Island: by Ferry Service or Speedboat. Personally, we prefer the speedboat because it is a lot faster and there are more timings available. However, the ferry service is a lot cheaper.
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Velana Beach Hotel – The Best Hotel in Maafushi Island (Maldives)!

Velana Beach Hotel is a premier boutique hotel in Maafushi Island (Maldives) with excellent accommodation, food, and service. We were most impressed by the great hospitality of Shaza, Rimzan, and the rest of the hotel staff. They were warm and friendly to us throughout the stay, making us feel like Velana was a home away from home. Continue reading

10 Awesome Things to Do in Maafushi Island (Maldives)!

We decided to visit the local local island of Maafushi in Maldives for a short holiday this year. It was a great holiday and here’s a list of 10 fun things to do! Continue reading

6 Reasons Why We Love The Nap Patong Hotel (Phuket)

Nap Patong Swimming PoolThe Nap Patong – A Tranquil Hotel at Patong Beach (Phuket). Continue reading

Point Yamu by COMO – Luxury Resort in Phuket

From the beautiful resort to the excellent service to the gorgeous seaview, everything was just perfect at Point Yamu by COMO. Continue reading

Baros Maldives – The Best Luxury Island Resort in Maldives!

Baros Maldives PatioBaros Maldives is a luxury island resort in the Maldives. It is twenty minutes by speedboat from Male airport. We had a short vacation at this amazing resort recently. This is the review of our stay! Continue reading

How to Get to Krabi

Krabi SkyKrabi is a great beach destination in Thailand that provides the ideal balance between convenience and lifestyle. It is not over-commercialized like neighbouring Koh Samui and Phuket, but at the same time it is still an easily accessible place. This is a concise guide on how to reach the various tourist destinations in Krabi. Enjoy! Continue reading

6 Places to Eat in Ao Nang (Krabi, Thailand)

Krabi is an idyllic beach destination in Thailand that provides the ideal balance between convenience and lifestyle. Other than water activities, there are lots of good food here too! Treading the streets, one discovers a tidy sprawl of street vendors, casual cocktail bars and upscale restaurants. This is a list of six great places to eat in Krabi. Enjoy! Continue reading

10 Things to Do in Ao Nang (Krabi, Thailand)

Krabi Ao Nang SunsetWith the gradual over-commercialization of Phuket and Koh Samui, more people are choosing Krabi instead as their idyllic beach getaway. It is an accessible destination that provides the ideal balance between convenience and lifestyle. This is a list of ten fun things to do in Krabi. We hope you will find it useful. As usual, please feel free to email us if you have any questions! Continue reading

Boracay Travel Guide

Boracay Shangri La Infinity PoolBoracay is a small island located in the Philippines. With its spectacular beaches, emerald-green waters, brilliant sunshine, and dreamy white sand, Boracay is considered to be one of the best island getaways in the world. This is a useful guide that should cover all aspects of planning a trip to Boracay. Enjoy πŸ™‚ Continue reading

10 Places to Eat in Boracay

Boracay Tilapia N ChipsIf there is one thing in Boracay that can compete with the splendor of its beaches, it is the amazing variety of restaurants on the island. From Chinese to Japanese to Thai to Indian to Mediterranean to Italian to Mexican, there is definitely something that will satisfy your tastebuds. This is a list of ten places to eat in Boracay. Enjoy! Continue reading

10 Things to Do in Boracay

Boracay White BeachWelcome to Paradise. The picturesque island of Boracay has spectacular beaches, emerald-green waters, brilliant sunshine, and dreamy white sand. Other than reveling in the splendor of the beaches, there are a number of other fun activities on the island as well. In this article, you will find a list of ten fun things to do in Boracay. Enjoy πŸ™‚ Continue reading

Andaman Camp and Cruise Review – Krabi Four Islands Tour!

Longtail boat docked on Poda Island Beach in Krabi

β€œHey it’s 7.30am! WAKE UP!”

I wake up to someone nudging and shouting for me to wake up. I am feeling extremely groggy, and when I look at my iphone I realize it’s 7.30 am and I am late for my Krabi Four Islands Tour with Andaman Camp and Cruise. We had arranged for the tour guide to pick us up at 8 am … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with Elizabeth, Co-Founder of Andaman Camp and Cruise

Andaman Camp and Cruise Elizabeth

Raevian and I went on the Krabi Four Islands Tour with Andaman Camp and Cruise recently. We had a fabulous time and and you can read about our experience here. We were also lucky enough to get an exclusive interview with Elizabeth, the co-founder of Andaman Camp and Cruise. Find out below why her company’s tours are ranked as one of the TOP Krabi activities on TripAdvisor! Continue reading