Earlier this week, I went to apply for a U.S visa. Fortunately, I was able to pass the interview and I was approved. As promised, I will be sharing the details as to what I did during my visa interview, what the requirements are in applying for a US visa and some tips that may help you pass the consul interview.
Hey there! Thanks for dropping by my blog! My name is River Chad but you can just call me ‘River’ or ‘Chad’. I am a twenty-two year old photographer, photo retoucher, graphic designer and a traveler originally from the Philippines but recently moved to Vancouver in the beautiful province of British Columbia in Canada. I aim to provide useful information and tips from my previous travel experiences to travellers who intend to take the same itinerary as well as sharing photographs and stories from the places I’ve been to, may it be portrait, landscape, street, wildlife, or architecture photography.
Recently I visited Edinburgh in Scotland. Well basically, I only intended to visit London, Manchester and Liverpool in the UK back then, but since I had like a few extra days in Manchester, I decided to visit Edinburgh from there and I guess that was one of the best decisions I’ve made along the trip. So basically, I traveled from Manchester to Edinburgh and had a quick stop over in Glasgow. The… Read More
Few months back, I traveled with my friend across Italy for two-whole weeks. One of the most unforgettable place we’ve been to is in Assisi. Assisi wasn’t in our itinerary originally. We were currently in Rome then I found out that one of my very good friend was in Umbria, Italy together with her daughter. So we decided to meet-up, and Assisi served as our meeting place. So we left Rome the… Read More
Ever went to a place where it left you instantly breathless? -Well, recently, I visited Venice in Italy, and upon arriving there and seeing the place, it just took my breath away in the spur of a moment. A lot of people who has been to this place will always tell you that there is no place on earth like Venice, it is true, and I’m one witness to it. Venice is… Read More
Buscalan is a small village situated on the mountains of Tinglayan in the province of Kalinga in Northern-Philippines. It is home to the famous traditional tattooist Whang-od Oggay. Buscalan Village is also considered as the last traditional-tattoo haven in the Northern Philippines. Despite the distance and difficulty to reach the place, it doesn’t stop visitors (both local and foreigners) from visiting this village. That’s why sometimes, people’s journey to the village is… Read More
Growing up, I have always been surrounded by people from different parts of the world, predominantly Canadians. Often times, they show me photos of their home country, and basically those photos has sparked the desire in me to travel there someday, so ever-since then I always wanted to visit the country. So fast-forward, earlier this year, I was able to secure a Canadian Visa. Thanks to all the people who has helped… Read More
How to apply for a Schengen Visa (Step by Step Procedure, Documents required and Tips on how to successfully obtain a Schengen Visa) Applying for a visa can be one of the most-tedious task to do, especially with visas for highly-industrialized countries. Aside from the inch-thick documents we need to collect & submit and the time it takes for it to be processed, there is also a certain amount we need to… Read More
Few months back, I visited beautiful Helsinki upon my intention to tick it off my bucket-list. Helsinki in Finland has always been a dream destination for me since it’s one of those European Cities which I often heard about while growing up in the Philippines. In this article, I will be sharing some of the best things to do and sites to see in Helsinki. But first, I will be sharing a… Read More
Brussels, Belgium was the second European Country which I visited during my first travel across Northern Europe. I arrived from Amsterdam. The train ride took approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. One of the most comfortable train journey I had from all my travels. Top travel tip: When you book your train tickets across Europe, try to book it in advance to get cheaper rates. Unfortunately, I needed to book my ticket… Read More
Kawasan falls is one of my favorite places here on earth. It is located in Badian which is a small town in the province of Cebu in the southern part of the Philippines. In spite being one of the most famous tourist spots in the Philippines which led it to gain its name as the most picturesque waterfall in the country and one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, It… Read More