Luxury Guide to Singapore

Welcome to Backpacker's Boutique. Every Sunday, this spot will feature a new travel blogger. Some weeks it will be a really fun interview about packing, fashion, and fitness so you can snoop inside their bags & lives a little bit and other weeks it'll be a detailed luxury guide to a city the featured blogger/expat knows very well. E-mail me if

Maldives: How to Honeymoon While Backpacking Asia

This post is from another travel blogger who had a destination wedding in Bali then started a 6 month backpacking trip with her new husband, choosing to honeymoon in the Maldives. I know a lot of people would love to do something like this so I asked her to share a little bit about

Shipping India Souvenirs Home | Shopping in India

While you're traveling in India you might want to think about shipping India souvenirs home as you go along. One of the best things about traveling in India (other than culture, temples, and food) is shopping in India! They have some the best and most affordable markets in the world. Unfortunately, it is hard to

The ULTIMATE Hong Kong Itinerary for One Week

Here's the perfect Hong Kong itinerary for one week! You can easily tweak it to be shorter or longer, and it's written by fellow travel bloggers who have lived in the city for years.  Although Hong Kong is mostly known as a shopping paradise and dim sum destination, this island has much more to offer,

My Little Weekend Guide to Bangalore

This was my third trip to Bangalore, a city I really like visiting for more modern vibes, after all our home in Goa is in a village in a jungle. I've shared a little about Bangalore so here are some tips if you are coming in for the weekend and want something a little more

Ask Me Anything: Help me Buy a Backpack for India

I sometimes share e-mails under the tag "ask me anything". I get a lot of very similar e-mails which means there are a lot of people out there thinking the same questions. Why not address them to everyone? You can search more like these by clicking that link above. When people ask for help to buy a

10 Reasons You’ll Want to Book a Trip to India Now

It's no secret I love India. I came here as a traveler and now it's my home... but I still travel around this crazy country and love it. I share my experiences here, but with nearly 700 posts, you guys might not have seen some of the best of India that I've posted about. After reading this

Awesome Journey Resource for Indian Journeyers

I'm always writing about how non-Indians can travel in India, but today I want to share a travel resource for Indian travelers that I think will be very useful to you guys! Journey Resource for Indian Journeyers I know I am blessed to have a passport that allows me to travel easily in and out