You’ve planned and saved – but still have doubts.
Tedly wonders how long it will take to paddle over to the famous island…
The Dauin Marine Sanctuary is a great place to snorkel — for free — on Negros Island in the Philippines. I travel with a prescription dive mask and snorkel gear, so I didn’t even have to pay a few bucks for equipment rentals. I just walked into the water and started looking around. Heaven! But
If you love to snorkel, you have to see this.
This early retired budget traveler feels like a kid again at these waterfalls and swimming holes.
(***This post was updated in September 2021 with pandemic information, and with the reclassification of Komodo dragons as a threatened species due to climate change. See the table of contents to quickly jump to these sections, noted with stars***.) We took a Komodo dragon trip in Indonesia to see cold-blooded carnivores living on some islands
Adventurous cliff jumps so accessible, even retirees can leap off.
What a Marrakesh neighborhood away from tourists was like.
In the water with incredible, huge fish.
A beautiful stop on our early retirement budget travel world tour.
This amazing corner of the earth is worth your time and money.
An independent review with five useful tips.
Our Lake Itza experiences.