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Why Quitting My Job To Be A Full-Time Blogger Isn’t For Me.

December 18, 2016
I’ve neglected this blog for quite a long time, for the lack of better statement, I’d say it’s because I have something better to do other than blogging. I’m still trying to adjust on my work timings (which includes the weekends, thanks to the never-sleeping travel industry that I’m in) and finding the time to write is hard. When I go home from work, I’m torn between spending tim

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Change Is Coming.

August 2, 2016
Athens, Greece PinayFlyingHigh.com-64
I’ve been busy with so many things in the past couple of days to prepare for the change that’s about to happen in my life. I’ve been so busy that I haven’t even had the time to feel excited about it. Yeah, I tell people that I’m excited but I’ve never really felt it, not just yet. You know that feeling of excitement when your intestines are doing somersaults which would make you

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Am I Unhappy?

June 30, 2016
Athens, Greece PinayFlyingHigh.com-7
I looked out the window of our very small hotel room. I’ve never really noticed the size of our room until I had to skip over our luggage on the floor and move some chairs aside to get to the windows. The city of Athens was just starting its night, 9:30pm is still considered quite early for the Greeks. The cafe across our building was full of people – some were drinking coffee while some were having the

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How To Survive The Songkran Festival At Grand Hyatt Doha

April 14, 2016
Songkran Festival, Grand Hyatt Doha PinayFlyingHigh.com-1
We celebrated the Songkran Festival at Grand Hyatt Doha last night. Yes, the famous and the most sought-after Thai new year was celebrated here in Doha. Don’t you just love living in a multicultural city? You get to have the best of all the corners of the world. Songkran Festival is the new year celebration of Thailand celebrated every April 13-15. As an ex-travel agent, I know these dates very well as weR

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A Day In The Life Of A Blogger

March 13, 2016
Everytime someone asks me what I do for a living and tell them that I blog I can always recognize an immediate reaction in their eyes – wonder, interest, curiousity or sometimes even disdain. While most bloggers are doing it as a hobby, I have been blogging full time for more than a year now and this I tell you, it’s not at all fabulous! For those who think that it’s not a real job, you should rea

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Seafood Nights At Olives, Concorde Hotel Doha

March 6, 2016
Olives Restaurant, Concorde Hotel Doha
Thursdays is that one day of the week when almost all of the all-day dining restaurants in different hotels here in Doha are having a seafood-themed buffet. I’m not really sure if it’s just a coincidence or has been agreed upon by these properties but whatever the case may be, I think this is good for the diners. Each restaurant must have something different to offer to entice us. Competition is always

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