#Learn2017: What's Your Word of The Year?

Happpyyy New Year!!! Year 2017 will start very, very soon and I can only wish for more love and peace on earth as 2016 bids goodbye and 2017 signals a new beginning. I hope for better things to come - wishes and dreams, and more amazing adventures ahead. 

Before You Hit The Slopes, Plan Your Ski Trip

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

When you plan a ski trip, you can often get a little ahead of yourselves and want to get there right away. And that’s understandable, what kind of vacation is more exciting than a ski trip? Not many, that’s for sure. You might like to go on camping trips from time to time and who doesn’t love to lay out on a beach in the gorgeous sunshine, but nothing comes close to skiing! 

Top 12 Blissful Instagram Photos for 2016 And The Stories Behind

Creating a photoblog comes with so much expectations. Perhaps from myself, and I guess from others as well. Sometimes I tend to think that because I have a photoblog, people expect that I have amazing or the best photos. I try to follow that path but I'm not always successful. After all, I'm a human. Sometimes, I get impatient when taking photos too. ;)

My Awesome 2016 Adventures in Retrospect

*Via Photofy

It's been quite a while since I wrote something a little bit more personal than my usual blog posts. I think it's good to have this kind of post on my blog from time to time so that you who are reading this can confirm that I'm indeed a human being with feelings, lol! Kidding aside, I don't really have anything concrete to write about which makes this post more of a free writing sesh than a planned one.

Hidden Gems: Four Unusual Destinations In Thailand


*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

Thailand is one of the most popular and well-loved destinations in the world for many different types of traveler. And there's a good reason for that: it's an incredible country. Thailand has so much to offer but many people might never see it all, even if they went back, year after year, for the rest of their lives. 

We've Got Your Year 2017 Travel Itinerary Sorted! Take A Look!

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

The year 2017 is fast approaching - in fact; it’s just a few days away now - which means that it’s the perfect time to start planning your 2017 travel itinerary. That is if you haven’t already done so, of course. Choosing when to go away each year and where to go can be a struggle, as most people only get a set period of time off of work each year which can be used to travel. 

Travel Diary: Stories About Cambodia & Unfiltered Photos


When you talk about Cambodia, Angkor Wat is probably the first thing you can think of. True enough, no one can take that away from you because Angkor Wat is really majestic and worth visiting. As I was browsing my travel photos today, I realized that I've already shown much of what I've seen and felt in Angkor Wat (hopefully). So I thought, what other interesting things about Cambodia can or should I show you? 

Make Your Camping Trip Even More Amazing With These Handy Tips

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is from Pixabay

There are many benefits to camping. For one thing, you get to spend a night or so in the midst of amazing nature. And it’s always a fun trip if you go with a friend. Also, it means you can stop wherever you want to as you can just pitch up a tent in the outdoors! However, if you want to make your camping trip even more amazing, here are some handy tips you need to see.

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Traveling To Canada


*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is from Pixabay

There are hundreds of countries you could travel to, but have you ever given any serious thought to a vacation in Canada? Many people forget about this country and focus too much on the neighboring United States. But lets forget about the States for one minute and focus on its super cool neighbor. 

Everything You Need To Know About Visiting Florida, The Sunshine State


*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is from Pixabay

We all know why Florida is such a popular destination, on the surface. Brilliant white beaches, world class theme parks, fantastic shopping, and a lively nightlife - it’s perfect for families, couples, and everyone else. But what about the secret side of Florida? 

Family Friendly Holiday Destinations With A Difference

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is a beach in Norway taken from Pixabay

Holidays before children were mostly the same old thing. Not that they weren’t enjoyable by any stretch of the imagination. Those kinds of holidays were relaxing, filled with sun-drenched days drinking martinis at 10 am. Holidays with children are a much different affair that is for sure.

Moto Z Revolution + Moto Mods: Take Your Pick!

Moto Z Play

Were you one of those who owned the phenomenal flip phone Moto Razr back in the days? If you were, you will be delighted to know that Moto is now back with a bang and an innovative line of their newest smartphones available in the Philippines! 

Traveling To Europe? Here Are All The Important Points You Need To Remember

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is from Pixabay.

When you are busy planning a vacation abroad, it can be all too easy to get wrapped up in all of the excitement. There is nothing wrong with looking forward to your big trip, but you should also remember that it is equally important to plan your trip and ensure you have everything you need before you leave. 

Important Things To Consider If You Choose To Get Married Abroad

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. Featured photo is from Pixabay

Getting married abroad is the ultimate romantic getaway. For some people, the risk of rain or bad weather on their big day is too high, or they’d just like a change of scenery and to explore a new place. For them, their best option is to head overseas. But with it comes a whole load more to consider, from the legalities to the difficulties with organizing a wedding remotely. 

Let's Go To Tops Safely and Conveniently!

Tops Skyline Garden Cebu
*#NoFilter - I don't know what my camera did.

Any place that's overlooking the city or something to that effect always appeals to me. When you see things from the top, it's as if you're the king or the queen of the world. It gives a different kind of delight to your heart. I've been to a few places that have such kind of vibe but it's not always easy because first, I need a car to bring me there.

Why You Should Consider Volunteering Overseas

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots.

Volunteering overseas can have lots of benefits. Not only will you be helping a cause you feel strongly about, you can make a real difference. If this is something you’ve been thinking about for a while, here’s why you should consider volunteering overseas.

Exciting and Unusual Locations For Your Gap Year Travelers

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

The world really is your oyster when you take a gap year. Most people aren't weighed down by the responsibility of a mortgage or kids so they can go where they please. For a successful gap, you are going to want to visit some novel and exciting locations. If you are planning your gap year, or even on out right now, check out the recommendations below that will make your trip more interesting.

Top 3 Reasons To Visit Chile If You Are A Camera Addict


*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

Chile is not the most popular country in terms of tourism industry in South America. A lengthy piece of land along the Pacific Ocean coastline, Chile has a lot of offer if you have an eye for detail and you love things out of the ordinary. So pack your travel essentials, your best camera,  your charger and discover where to take the best pictures in Chile. 

How To Have The Most Incredible Holiday!

*This post is contributed by Ellie Jo for Blissful Snapshots. 

If you’ve got a holiday planned, then you’ll want to make it one of the best experiences you’ve ever had. That’s what holidays are for! However, a few things can make your holiday less exciting, such as not feeling very confident in yourself and even coming on your period. Use these tips to make sure you have the most incredible holiday.

Unfiltered Snapshots: The Gateway to Angkor Thom

Angkor Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

As I was sorting my photos of Angkor temples, I was also wondering how I can retell my experience. If you recall, I mentioned on my blog post about Angkor Wat that I will share photos of Angkor Thom. And this is it! If you're interested in Angkor Wat, here's the link to my post -> Magnificent Angkor Wat