Temple and Holy Sites

Cathedral of Santo Domingo at Night
on at / in 1 Day, Cuzco, Machu Picchu, Other featured posts, Peru, South America, Temple and Holy Sites, Top Things To Do or See

Cusco Day Tour – Things To Do In Cusco, Peru

One of the easiest ways to see Cusco and its surrounding attractions is to hop on one of the Cusco day tour.  The group tour is typically 5 hrs., runs 1:30pm-6:30pm, and is led by 1 guide and 1 driver.  Typically cost for the group tour is s./20-40 (US$7-$15) per person, with tour size of 15-20 people.  The tour will […]

Read more ›
Machu Picchu Sunrise - From Guard House
on at / in Cuzco, Hiking, Machu Picchu, Mountains, Peru, South America, Temple and Holy Sites, Tips and Advices

Getting to Machu Picchu – How to get to Machu Picchu, Peru

Getting to Machu Picchu on your own is quite easy, but it does require advance planning.    Machu Picchu lay hidden from the world for such a long time because its location is fairly remote and inaccessible.  Because of its remote location and multiple connections required, many tourists are often confused on how to get there, and often settle for the […]

Read more ›
Kek Lok Si Temple Jedi
on at / in Asia, Cities, Malaysia, Other featured posts, Penang, Temple and Holy Sites

Penang – Kek Lok Si and Penang Hill

My train didn’t arrive into Butterworth (mainland gateway to Penang) until 8 am, a 1.5 hrs delay.  After getting off the train, I walked across a parking lot and a small bridge that led to the Ferry dock.  The Ferry cost us RM2, and the return trip from Penang to mainland is free.  The ferry was big, fitting 15-20 cars […]

Read more ›