PHILIPPINES
Need Your Help! EVRYWHR in Cambodia: A Web Series
Need Your Help! EVRYWHR in Cambodia: A Web Series
Algeria, Articles, Australia, Cambodia, Destinations, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Travelogue

With your help, Don’t Stay Put is headed back to Cambodia to produce a web series with musical artist EVRYWHR! Check out our story and video for more information!

What a Drag Queen Kareoke Competition Taught Me About The Philippines
What a Drag Queen Kareoke Competition Taught Me About The Philippines
Articles, Destinations, Philippines, Travelogue

“I know what can make you less shy: Lady Gaga.”

Why You Should Go to Port Barton
Why You Should Go to Port Barton
Articles, Best of, Destination Guides, Philippines

Places as special as this are few and far between in Southeast Asia, where as a backpacker you spend more time with Europeans than locals. The people in Port Barton claim that El Nido was a sister town just 5-6 years ago, now packed with tourists almost year-round, the party scene developing into a mini Boracay of Palawan.

Monkeys in The Philippines (video clip)
Monkeys in The Philippines (video clip)
Articles, Destination Guides, Philippines

Popo and Yuki are mini-celebrities in Port Barton, Palawan, The Philippines. Check out this short clip to see them in action!

Where to Stay in Palawan on a Budget
Destination Guides, Destinations, How-tos, Philippines

Palawan is a must-see for any backpacker. Beautiful, cheap and easy to travel, there are plenty of places to lose yourself for a few days (or weeks) living just a few dollars a day.

How to Budget For The Philippines
How to Budget For The Philippines
Articles, Destination Guides, How-tos, Philippines

The Philippines has a ton to offer for all types of budgets – from the hitchhiking backpacker to the island-resort-hopper. While it is more expensive, on average, than other parts of Southeast Asia, it’s still incredibly affordable by Western standards. Here’s a guide for what to expect.

The Roosters of The Philippines
The Roosters of The Philippines
Destination Guides, Philippines

The Philippines isn’t all crashing waves and peaceful sunsets.

Motorbiking Palawan
Motorbiking Palawan
Destination Guides, How-tos, Philippines

Palawan is more than just its destination towns. The scenery is utterly dramatic and it has this unique ability to dwarf you, all at once calming while taking your breath away. It’s an experience you can’t fully grasp from inside the bus or van…Palawan is best seen by motorbike.