Dream Destination: El Nido

When I planned our 2 month Asia dream trip, I left the best for last: El Nido. I planned this destination with the most enthusiasm and of course, when you have such high expectations, things tend to go “wrong”. Like cancelling a booking reservation (that has already been paid for) by accident, receiving a booking cancellation from Agoda because the hotel no longer works with them, etc. Eventually our 6 nights in El Nido were planned and I could not wait! Philippines has been on my list of ultimate dream destinations since I can remember. Nothing could take away my excitement.
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Nusa Lembongan: 3 days in paradise

Nusa Lembongan is a small island 30-40 min away from Bali. We had planned 3.5 days there, to chill and relax on the island, but our plans changed. We wanted to return on a Sunday but Saturday evening was full moon and there were religious ceremonies going on. The people on Nusa Lembongan island believe that the next day no boats should go out to sea. Flexibility (and booking with free cancellation) is key. 
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