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Warming up to AirBNB (+ $100 giveaway!)

As a veteran CouchSurfer, i’ve honestly not been a big fan of AirBNB – until recently. Primarily because it commercialized what was always a no-expectations based community of hosts and ‘surfers’ (travelers). So when...

Introducing Travel Videos by Exotic Gringo

In the past, i’ve been a shy story teller. Often holding back or unable to fully express and share my travel experiences. But this year, i made a commitment to let go of that...

MEGA Giveaway! Win a Polaroid cam, travel bag, USB wallet card and more…

Alright, i’ve been meaning to do this for a while now and it’s finally here… I’m giving away prizes, surprises and Exotic Gringo merchandise all through April in a MEGA GIVEAWAY!! To qualify, you...

The Liebster Award: My Answers + Nominations

Firstly, a massive thank you to Jaspreet Narang of Via Bangkok for nominating me for the fun and interesting Liebster Award. A pay-it-forward kinda game for travel bloggers which helps discover new and upcoming...

Zeit Zum Reisen! I’m off to Germany this weekend…

This Saturday, i'm off to Germany for a 5-day trip as a guest of Germany Tourism! i'll be visiting Frankfurt, Rüdesheim and Berlin - a city i've heard so many good things about. Here's...

Find Facebook friends travelling / nearby

Great news! Facebook seems to rolling out one of my top wishes for the social network…  Nearby Friends not only lets you do what it implies, but also track friends who are travelling. The...

My Tatkaal Passport Renewal Experience

Earlier this month, i started preparing for my passport renewal since my 2nd passport was due for renewal in March. Upon successful submission of my documents, it took a grand total of 2 days...

Festa De Diu 2015-2016

Festa de Diu – Asia’s Longest Beach Festival

Festa De Diu is pegged to be ‘the longest beach festival in Asia’, spanning across three months, from December 2015 to February 2016. With concerts, carnivals, jam sessions and more than 300 artists such...