GALLERY: Underwater Photography from Malapascua, Cebu

Avid traveler and an amateur underwater photographer Gautam Khattak takes us below the surface at the Philippine biodiversity hotspot of Malapascua, Cebu I grew up by the ocean outside of Boston, but had never been comfortable in the water. I was paranoid about fish or really any critter swimming around me, and I hated the plants touching my feet. Each time I was in the water, the … Continue reading GALLERY: Underwater Photography from Malapascua, Cebu

Top 10 & Ultimate Guide to Da Nang, Hoi An & Huế

When travelling to Vietnam, short-term travellers tend to get stuck in cities like Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) or Hanoi in the north. At most, they end up a little further out in the famous highlands of Sa Pa or the karst cliffs of Ha Long Bay. On her fourth trip to the country, Trip Guru resident blogger Yeni R of Morena Travels finally makes it to … Continue reading Top 10 & Ultimate Guide to Da Nang, Hoi An & Huế

REVIEW: Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Bali

River trekking through the hidden canyons of Beji Guwang was the perfect way to escape Bali’s oft unbearable heat. We semi-swam and rope-swung our way through this fun route, writes Trip Guru’s resident blogger, Yeni R* of Morena Travels Editor’s Note: The writer of this review did not book the services of Trip Guru for the Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon Tour I first heard about the … Continue reading REVIEW: Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Bali

Uluwatu: Top 10 See, Do & Eat

A Southeast Asian surf enthusiast in her mid-20s explores the legendary landscapes of Uluwatu and reports on her top 10 experiences I came to Bali to surf. I had originally planned to stay in Canggu for a week, but after I traveled to Uluwatu to watch the World Surf League (WSL) Uluwatu CT final heat, I decided to stay where the pros are. It wasn’t … Continue reading Uluwatu: Top 10 See, Do & Eat

VIDEO: Sunrise Hike to Mount Batur Volcano, Bali

It was a foggier sunrise than hoped for that morning, but we were still lucky enough to catch glimpses of the spectacular view from the top. Especially that of Mt Agung, Bali’s highest point. After the sunrise, we walked around a natural sauna to warm our bones a little after freezing in the cold darkness. The volcanic hot spring caused shafts of hot vapor to … Continue reading VIDEO: Sunrise Hike to Mount Batur Volcano, Bali

VIDEO: White-Water Rafting at Telaga Waja

That day we didn’t have high hopes for the tour because it was raining in the morning. That was all forgotten as soon as we got into the raft and started paddling down the thrilling rapids. It was even better because the rains brought more water flow. Before we knew it, our two hours were over! — Joyce, 25, law student Click here for the … Continue reading VIDEO: White-Water Rafting at Telaga Waja

Gallery: Bali Sundowners – The Island Nightlife Experience

I tried navigating Bali’s nightlife independently with my sister, based on personal recommendations and internet research. Trust me, it’s not easy. Every night the party moves somewhere else, and you need some deep local knowledge to find out where the people are. You can try asking around, or you can make your life easier and entrust it to the anti-pub crawl tour that is Trip … Continue reading Gallery: Bali Sundowners – The Island Nightlife Experience

New tour launched: Bali Sundowners Island Nightlife Experience

Only good vibes, slick beats, and great company. In partnership with Seminyak, Canggu, and Kuta’s leading bar and club owners, Trip Guru has formulated a nightlife experience that takes you to the best spots the island has to offer after dark. Check out our video for a glimpse: For the photo gallery, click here. Enjoy! x The Trip Guru Fellas Continue reading New tour launched: Bali Sundowners Island Nightlife Experience