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Puerto Princesa City Tour

Palawan is amazing. Many who flock to the Philippines opt to travel to Boracay or Cebu when they have only a few days to relax. However, if you’re in the…

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It’s More Fun Island Hopping In The Philippines – Coron Edition

It’s time once more to head back to The Philippines for another grand adventure. This week, we’re in Coron. It’s located about and hour from Busuanga on the southern tip…

Boracay Sunset

When I say that I love Boracay, I mean it. Some may say that it’s too touristy and crowded – that’s a fair assessment – but what I love about…

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Fresh Snow, but not in the Philippines

I’ve been back in Korea for just a few days. Thankfully, stepping off the plane Saturday night wasn’t as bad as it was last year. The temperature, to be sure,…

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Korean Brandy: Omaerak

Last year, Jo purchased a bottle of Omaerak (오매락) while out on a trip with some friends. She thought it was a fancy bottle of makgeolli (막걸리), since she bought…

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The Best Chocolate Shake… EVAR!!!!!!!!

Many times, I’m asked why I exercise so much. The truth is, I like to eat. I mean, I don’t necessarily have to go for fancy meals, but I do…

Fun Things At The Suwon Fortress

This month’s video series concludes with look at the fun activities one can enjoy at the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress. You can read more at The Korea Blog. We actually filmed…

Korean Street Food: Hotteok

Fall is quickly approaching, and that means one thing: the piping hot street foods are set to return and I thought I’d take a moment to share with you one…

Back to Hwaseong

This month on the QiRanger Adventures, we’re exploring one of my favorite sites in Korea: The Suwon Hwaseong Fortress. This particular UNESCO World Heritage site holds a special place in…

My Mom Does the Alaska Zipline!

Have you ever wondered where I get my adventurous spirit? If you thought it was from my days of practicing martial arts or volunteering as a Park Ranger, you’d be…