How to never be late again

How to never be late again

Always late? (Picture: Getty/

Timekeeping is something I’ve struggled with all my life.

Although I never miss work deadlines or join Zoom meetings late, when I have to get myself somewhere on time, it’s a different story.

Despite having got ready to go out a zillion times by now, I still seem to have only a vague idea how long actually takes. I always leave the minimum time for my journey, assuming that everything will go smoothly because, in my world, signal failures and heavy traffic don’t exist.

And I never factor in time for last-minute hitches, such as the discovery of a big hole in my tights just as I’m about to leave, or the realisation that the car is parked several streets away.

I know I’m far from alone in this. My friends tend to fall into two categories: the punctual ones who give me an earlier meeting time – I’ve got wise to that now, of course – and those with whom I have a tacit agreement that our 11am coffee will actually take place at 11.20(ish).

My chronic lateness has caused me untold stress, and jeopardised jobs and friendships. I don’t mean to be flaky, rude or thoughtless but, like a lot of perpetually late people, I seem to be powerless to break the habit.

So, with the help of some expert advice, can I finally change my behaviour?

Why are some people always late?

The first step is to identify the characteristics that underly persistent lateness. It’s often a combination of reasons, says chartered clinical psychologist, Linda Blair.

‘Some people are under-confident avoiders,’ Linda tells ‘They’re unsure of themselves and may be reluctant to try something new.

‘This can cause them to put off getting ready and getting themselves there.’

How to never be late again

There are common causes of perpetual lateness (Picture:

If you’re always late for work, it may be worth asking yourself if you’re unhappy in your job or are finding it very stressful, so are using an unconscious avoidance strategy. Not being a morning person can also be a major factor.

Other people are just eternal optimists and automatically assume that they can do all the things they’ve planned and nothing could possibly happen to hold them up.

Then there’s the pathological over-committer, who wants to please everyone and finds it impossible to say no – so ends up frazzled with too much on their plate.

Disorganisation and a tendency to be distracted can affect us all, but they’re common traits in neurodivergent people, particularly those with ADHD.

Many have difficulties with executive function, a set of skills responsible for things like organisation and time management. ‘Time blindness’, or an inability to sense the passing of time, may also affect people with ADHD.

Strategies for developing punctuality

‘If you have a longstanding lateness habit your brain becomes wired that way so it’s hard to change,’ says Somia Zaman, a psychotherapist specialising in CBT and EMDR, who works out of My Therapy Rooms. ‘It’s something you really have to persevere with.’

In fact, psychologists say the average time needed to break a bad habit is 66 days.

So, how do we do it?

How to never be late again

The good news: you can become an ‘early person’ (Picture: Getty/

Work on your organisation

‘Some people find it very difficult to put the steps together to get themselves somewhere on time, but it’s something that can be improved with practice,’ says Somia. It’s all about learning to think ahead.

‘You’re less likely to be on time if you’re not sure what you’re wearing or haven’t got around to doing the washing.

‘In my house, keys and phones are constantly going walkabout so before going to bed, I make sure that things I need are in their proper place.’

In my own experience, being disorganised inevitably leads to rushing and this just makes you later rather than earlier. As my gran used to be fond of saying: ‘more haste, less speed’. I know that if I’m rushing, I’m more likely to ladder my tights, or get makeup on my top and have to get changed.

Cut out distractions

It’s all too easy to think you’ll just send that quick work email before you go out, but it often takes that crucial few minutes longer than you imagine.

‘You need to develop the habit of thinking: do I need to deal with this right now?’ says Somia. ‘It’s almost always something that can be addressed later.’

It’s also important to identify things that can suck you in and make you lose track of time – for me, it’s often mindless scrolling on social media. I’ve learnt that you need to put an absolute ban on these things in the run-up to going out.

How to never be late again

Give yourself more time to get ready than you think you’ll need (Picture: Getty/

Empathise with those who’ll be waiting on you

Think about the effect your lateness has on others, advises Linda: ‘That’s a strong motivator, as most of us have come out of the pandemic realising that what matters most is our relationships and social connections.

‘If you have an 11am dental appointment, think about the people coming after you and the fact they may be in pain, or the emotions they’ll be having, given they may have been waiting a long time to get an appointment because of the pandemic.

‘Just thinking that someone will be annoyed with you is not empathy; it’s a subconscious way of telling yourself that you matter, but that’s not the same as really considering the feelings they’re experiencing.’

Learn to say no

The over-committers among us need to set some new boundaries, says Linda.

‘We all need breaks in our diary,’ she tells us. ‘One of the things I hope will stick with us from Covid is that it’s great not to do so much.

‘Don’t try to please everybody, and be sure you learn to say no to enough things so you can focus properly on the things you are going to do.’

How to never be late again

Organisation is everything (Picture: Picture:Getty/

Focus on the positives of being early

Most perpetually late people are well aware of the bad impression it creates, but it’s often useful to switch your focus to the benefits of being early, says Somia.

‘If I can get my daughter to school five minutes before the school gates open, it’s really great for me as I can get a good parking spot, so that really works as an incentive,’ she advises. ‘And being early shows that you’re organised, committed and you value this meeting or experience.’

I tried being an early person – here’s how it went

I’m definitely a mix of optimist and disorganised person so, armed with the above tips, I’m ready to turn over a new leaf when I meet an always-punctual friend at the theatre.

I need to be there at 7pm… oh no, wait. The play starts at 7pm so I need to be there at 6.45 at the latest.

I approach it like a military operation. The evening before, I set an alarm to remind me to check Google to see what the traffic will be like at the time I need to travel.

At lunchtime, I check the weather forecast, get out the appropriate outfit and find an umbrella. I set another alarm for when I need to start getting ready, doubling the time I usually allow myself.

At 6.30, I’m sitting on the bus, nearing the venue and feeling rather smug, relaxed and ready to enjoy the evening.

When my friend arrives, the tickets are ready to scan on my phone, I’ve been to the loo, and am chilling with the glasses of wine I’ve bought for us to take into the auditorium.

The surprise on her face is a picture. I really think I could get used to this.

Do you have a story to share?

Get in touch by emailing

News Related


‘Salman Rushdie embodies freedom, fight against obscurantism’: Emmanuel Macron comes out in support of author

New Delhi: French President Emmanuel Macron said his country stood with Salman Rushdie after the British author was hospitalised following an attack at an literary event in New York. “For ... Read more »

‘Rajasthan Royals owner slapped me across face 3 or 4 times’: Ross Taylor reveals shocking incident from IPL 2011

‘Rajasthan Royals owner slapped me across face 3 or 4 times’: Ross Taylor reveals shocking incident from IPL 2011 Former New Zealand batter revealed that Rajasthan Royals (RR) owner had ... Read more »

Beauty-News: Japanische Maniküre für schöne gesunde Nägel

Beanspruchte, brüchige Nägel ade! Die japanische Maniküre sorgt für Glanz, Pflege und Gesundheit in einem. Hier erfahren Sie wie sie geht Beauty-News: Japanische Maniküre für schöne gesunde Nägel imaxtree Ihre ... Read more »

Coventry forced into another postponement as Sky Blues squabble with rugby landlords

jQuery(function(){ if (typeof jwplayer_load == typeof indefined) { var jwplayer_load = 1; jQuery(window).load(function(){ jQuery(".sc_video_shortcode_jwplayer").each(function(){ var _this = $(this); jQuery.get(jQuery(this).attr("url"), function(data, status){ if (typeof data.split("\n") !== typeof undefined) { var src ... Read more »

Jamie Carragher hits out over Thierry Henry's position in all-time Premier League XI

Jamie Carragher has criticised fans for putting Arsenal legend Thierry Henry on the left wing as they select their all-time Premier League XIs. The debate over who does and doesn’t ... Read more »

James Milner tipped to become Liverpool assistant "tomorrow" after stepping into role

Liverpool assistant manager Pep Lijnders has tipped James Milner to take over his job “tomorrow” after stepping up ahead of May’s Champions League final. Milner has spent seven years at ... Read more »

This safer semi design aims to prevent car vs. truck tragedies

Grieving families believe most of these crashes are preventable Read more »

Man Utd confident they can complete Frenkie de Jong signing next week as Chelsea cool their interest

United have chased de Jong all summer (Picture: Getty) Manchester United are confident they can wrap up a deal to sign Frenkie de Jong next week with Chelsea cooling their ... Read more »

IMAGE: Former NSW Liberal staffer Dhanya Mani

IMAGE: Former NSW Liberal staffer Dhanya Mani ABC News: Rani Hayman In 2019, Dhanya Mani went public alleging she had been indecently assaulted by a senior colleague.  (ABC News: Rani Hayman) Read more »

Salman Rushdie: Author on ventilator after being stabbed on New York stage

Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” drew death threats from Iran’s leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen Friday by a man who rushed the ... Read more »

Fans all saying the same thing as F1 legend Lewis Hamilton shares picture with a goat and calls it his ‘new best friend’

FORMULA ONE fans were all saying the same thing after seeing a cheeky tweet from Sir Lewis Hamilton. The seven-time F1 world champion posted a picture of himself carrying a ... Read more »

Serena Williams to face Emma Radacanu at Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati before legend bows out at US Open

SERENA WILLIAMS will face Emma Raducanu in a blockbuster first round in Cincinnati as the legend continues her farewell tour. The superstar pairing were drawn against each other at the ... Read more »

Drivers warned about sticker error that could land them with £120 fine while on holiday

AMAZON and Ebay have been slammed for selling GB car stickers which could put drivers at risk of £120 fine while on holiday.  Last September, the UK government changed the ... Read more »

Evening brief: After recent bird-hit incidents, DGCA issues guidelines to all airports, and all the latest news

Representative image.  (Vijayanand Gupta/ HT Photo) Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. After recent bird-hit incidents, ... Read more »

Paint by numbers, embroidery and jigsaws: I’ve tried them all and found ‘wellness crafts’ to be infuriating

Realistically, I had no clue what I was doing (Picture: Maia Flora) Setting my new plant down on my windowsill, I nodded in satisfaction.  My room was now an oasis ... Read more »

Medusa Festival: One dead and dozens injured after staging collapses

medusafestival.jpg One person has been killed and dozens injured after high winds caused parts of a stage to collapse at a music festival in Spain, emergency services said. Due to ... Read more »

Chelsea transfer news: Jamie Redknapp names three big signings to guarantee success

Close J amie Redknapp believes Chelsea would “guarantee” Champions League football were they to sign three of their big targets this summer. After so much uncertainty over the last few ... Read more »

Housing market chills as mortgage rates, prices scare buyers

Housing market chills as mortgage rates, prices scare buyers Rising mortgage rates have combined with already high home prices to discourage would-be buyers NEW YORK — It’s the summer that ... Read more »

Climate bill: Could coal communities shift to nuclear?

Climate bill: Could coal communities shift to nuclear? A major economic bill headed to the president has “game-changing” incentives for the nuclear energy industry, experts say, and those tax credits ... Read more »

Catch up with news from THQ Nordic's 2022 Digital Showcase and Publisher Sale

Yes, it’s getting towards the middle of August, but that doesn’t mean the big summer of game announcements is over yet – last night (August 12) we saw THQ Nordic ... Read more »

Formula E: Mahindra secure pole in Seoul E-Prix

Mahindra Racing car at the Seoul E Prix on Saturday. Twitter/Mahindra Racing Seoul: Mahindra Racing secured the pole position and second place in the first of two races of the ... Read more »

How to get the Voyager Hull in Tower of Fantasy

How to get the Voyager Hull in Tower of Fantasy There are plenty of vehicles for you to get in Tower of Fantasy and each one will help you traverse ... Read more »

Ultra-Rich Fueling Sales of Luxury Brands Despite Inflation and Recession Fears

Experts say luxury brands are often insulated in economic slowdowns because most their sales come from the super wealthy. LVMH, Ferrari and Capri are among the luxury companies reporting strong ... Read more »

Rtęci tyle, że "skala nie ogarnia"? Kompromitacja marszałek Polak. Tak powielała fake newsy

Elżbieta Polak Marszałek województwa lubuskiego stwierdziła, że minister środowiska Brandenburgii przekazał jej informacje o gigantycznym skażeniu rtęcią Odry. Dwie godziny później okazuje się, że niemiecki resort jednak twierdzi co innego, a ... Read more »

Billie Faiers fans think they've worked out sex of baby after spotting clue in holiday post

jQuery(function(){ if (typeof jwplayer_load == typeof indefined) { var jwplayer_load = 1; jQuery(window).load(function(){ jQuery(".sc_video_shortcode_jwplayer").each(function(){ var _this = $(this); jQuery.get(jQuery(this).attr("url"), function(data, status){ if (typeof data.split("\n") !== typeof undefined) { var src ... Read more »

Montreal cyclist first to complete the TransCanada Bike Race

A Montreal man has become the first person to complete the TransCanada Bike Race, the longest and, according to many, the hardest self-supporting solo cycling race in the world. Henri ... Read more »

FCRA-registered NGOs aggrieved by MHA can file review pleas online from Sep

ALSO READ Home Ministry extends validity of FCRA registered NGOs till June 30 Centre makes FCRA stricter, amends 7 pts in 2011 rules; MHA issues notice FCRA violations: MHA officials, ... Read more »

Las Vegas flood: 2 dead amid ‘restless’ downpour as hotels, casinos suffer water damage

The torrential downpour that caused some of Las Vegas’s most iconic hotels and casinos to be consumed with floodwater turned deadly after two lifeless bodies were found. Emergency services and ... Read more »

DX’s legacy as wrestling rebels explored in A&E ‘Biography’: ‘All of it was real’

Pro wrestling is at its best when it blurs the lines between reality and what you see on TV. D-Generation X did that as well as anyone. The legendary group’s ... Read more »

Baker Mayfield’s wife Emily loving Panthers life after Browns trade

Emily Mayfield, the wife of new Panthers quarterback Baker Mayfield, is acclimating quite well to her new home in North Carolina. Earlier this week, Emily took to Instagram numerous times ... Read more »

Afghan father whose teen fell from US cargo plane: ‘I blame the Americans’

Zabi Rezayee, 17-years-old, was identified as the man who hanged on a US Air Force C-17 aircraft leaving Afghanistan before falling to his death on August 16, 2021. Verified UGC ... Read more »

Lauren Goodger reveals bruised face and black eye as she is seen for first time since boyfriend Charles Drury’s arrest

LAUREN Goodger was yesterday seen in public for the first time since she was allegedly attacked after her baby’s funeral. The Towie star, 35, was spotted with a serious black ... Read more »

Sun-kissed heatwave revellers enjoy a balmy and boozy night on the town after 35C heat

BRITS painted the nation red on Friday as they enjoyed a balmy and booze-fuelled knees up following yesterday's 35C roaster. As night fell, revellers descended on towns and cities up ... Read more »

Peter Andre’s lookalike daughter Princess, 15, praised by fans as she posts from their Surrey mansion

PETER Andre's lookalike daughter Princess was praised by fans after posting a stunning snap from his Surrey mansion. The 15-year-old looked stunning as she posed for a pic as part ... Read more »

Mazda moves away from Chinese suppliers, attempts to bolster domestic production

Lockdowns in Shanghai made it impossible for Mazda to receive computer chips for their vehicles at the height of the pandemic. Read more »

How Sons Of Anarchy Fans Really Feel About Juice

Jaguar PS/Shutterstock We may receive a commission on purchases made from links. Out of all the characters on FX’s “Sons of Anarchy,” no one experiences a devastating arc quite like Juice ... Read more »

Daniel Kaluuya plays coy over Marvel future after Nope star confirmed not to appear in Black Panther sequel Wakanda Forever

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Daniel Kaluuya isn’t giving anything away when it comes to his future ... Read more »

Britney Spears ‘can’t wait’ for release of Elton John collaboration as she thanks fans for support: ‘It means so much’

Britney Spears and Sir Elton John’s new song is just days away (Picture: Getty) Britney Spears is about as buzzing as the rest of us for the release of her ... Read more »

Rita Ora avoids bringing up ‘wedding’ to Taika Waititi – while leaving Big Breakfast viewers in stitches mistaking peach for ‘dusty apple’

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Rita Ora managed to avoid any mention of her ‘wedding’ to Taika ... Read more »

‘A thousand bravos’: Iranian newspapers praise attack on ‘evil’ Salman Rushdie

Hardline newspapers in Iran praised Salman Rushdie’s attacker (Pictures: AFP via Getty/AP) Several hardline Iranian newspapers have praised the knifeman who attacked and seriously wounded author Salman Rushdie in New ... Read more »
New UAE Passport: How to Get Your New Emirati Passport?NATAS 2022 Singapore Travel Fair: What to Expect7 of the best things to do in Phuket on a budget15 Best Things to Do in WalthamU.S. Begins Testing Online Passport Renewals, How You Can ParticipateTop 7 Must-See Attractions At The Newly Renovated Air And Space MuseumFAA Considers Increasing The Size Of Airline Seats, But It Has Nothing To Do With ComfortEat Your McDonald’s Before You Get On The Plane15 Best Things to Do in HaverhillYosemite Reopens Its Beautiful Mariposa Grove To Visitors8 Signs You Need for a Salary Raise & How to Talk to Your Boss About ItMy 7 Favorite Restaurants In Beautiful Dripping Springs, Texas13 Tips For Hiking Jenny Lake In Grand Teton National Park 14 Budget-Friendly Ways To Entertain Your Elementary-Aged Grandkids According To A Retired TeacherTop 15 Best Things to Do in Huntington, New York12 Reasons This Lesser-Known Malta Town Will Transport You To 1950s Italy15 Best Things to Do in RevereParts Of This National Park Closed Because Of A BearSeveral Caribbean Islands Dealing With Record Amounts Of Seaweed, The Problems It’s Causing For Tourists And Residents7 of the best things to do in Hoi An on a budgetLOOK: Philippine Tarsier Spotted in Tacloban City for the First Time EverA Guide to the Best Staycation Hotels in Manila6 Fabulous Reasons To Take A Side Trip To Croatia When You’re Visiting Italy7 Reasons You Should Visit Canada’s Beautiful Georgian Bay6 Reasons To Explore Concord, California On Your Next Visit To San Francisco9 Key Tips For Hiking To Gorgeous Ta-Taki Falls In Okinawa, JapanTop 15 Best Things to Do in Islip, New YorkHawaii County Follows Maui’s Lead, Decides To Ban These Types Of SunscreensUnique Sign In New Mexico Had Highway Drivers Doing Double-Takes15 Best Things to Do in AberdeenIt Now Costs $250 To See A Real-Life Dragon, Here’s WhyHeavy Rains Cause Extremely Rare 1,000-Year Event In Death Valley15 Best Things to Do in Havre de Grace15 Best Things to Do in Elkton11 Best Beaches in Vietnam You Must Know About11 Money Tips If You’re Not Earning Well Enough to Build a Travel Fund7 Fantastic Hotels For A California Summer ExperienceThe Houseboat Getaway Near Ottawa Perfect for the Whole Family22 Amazing Outdoor Adventures I Loved In New Zealand5 Fantastic Stops On A Missouri Road Trip From St. Louis To St. JosephFolks Are Flocking To New Mexico For A High Flying Milestone This October15 Best Things to Do in New CarrolltonSurprising Shark Discovery Found Thousands Of Miles From Its HomeWhat You Need To Know About Road Closures At This National ParkThird-Culture Kid Blues: My Experience as an Indonesian Who Grew Up in MalaysiaA Guide to Ukay-Ukay Shopping in and Near Metro Manila7 Historic French Brasseries You Must Visit In Paris7 Amazing Outdoor Activities To Experience In Big Sky, Montana In The SummerTop 8 Questions To Ask Before Moving To Costa RicaEverything You Need To Know About Visiting Qatar¡Felices fiestas! A guide to Spain’s best annual events17 Amazing Things To Do In Beautiful Austin, TexasFancy Feast Isn’t Just For Felines, Where You Can Dine On Cat-Inspired Cuisine Why October Is The Best Time To See Elk In This StateBorobudur Temple – The World’s Largest Buddhist TempleMantigue Island: Camiguin’s Little Jewel | LakwatseroThe Wave of Utah and Arizona: Where “Amazing” is Understatement | LakwatseroMonad ShoalHow to Get to Luna ApayaoTales From Sadanga: The Trek to Fowa-as Falls | LakwatseroAbout BatadHow to Commute to 21 Kilometers Coffee and Back#13 Himalayan Mountain Range (Nepal)NATAS Travel Fair 2022: Best Travel and Tour Package Deals!Batanes: Sweet Rendezvous With My Playground | LakwatseroNaked IslandThe GreeneryBalabac Sojourn: Immersion in Bugsuk Island | Lakwatsero1. Chocolate HillsHow To Get to BulalacaoSurprises in Naujan | LakwatseroNatnat BeachScuba Diving in Mantigue Island: Revisiting Underwater HomeLubang: En Route to Big Surprises | LakwatseroAbout Cuyo1. Fortune Island (Nasugbu, Batangas)Climbing Mount MitsutogeWaterfalls of Mount Romelo: Buruwisan, Batya-Batya & MoreSurigao: Scuba Diving in Mabua | LakwatseroRooms and RatesBud Bongao: The Revered Mountain of Tawi-Tawi | LakwatseroHow to Get to CoronGoing In and Out of PokharaVisita Iglesia in Manila: Nine Churches to VisitA Day Trip to Seven Falls of Lake Sebu | LakwatseroBataan: Dunsulan Falls, Ambon-Ambon Falls & Limutan FallsHow to Get to MoalboalHow to Get to Kansalakan Enchanted RiverDetour to Mainland Sablayan | LakwatseroWaterfalls in Real, Quezon: Cawayan, Balagba & Noknok FallsRuwanwelisaya StupaSan GabrielColibra Island: Dasol’s Island Hideaway | LakwatseroHow to Get to Malamawi IslandHow to Get to Maosonon IslandBalabac Sojourn: Bugsuk Island Stole My Heart | LakwatseroAttractions in Igorot Stone KingdomNacpan & Calitang: The Twin Beaches of El Nido | LakwatseroCalinawan CaveClimbing Mount Fuji: Frequently Asked Questions1. Tropical Four SeasonsMasasa Beach Travel RequirementsPacsafe Toursafe Wheeled Duffel: The Ultimate Urban Adventure Buddy | LakwatseroHow to Get to Mount KitadakeKiltepan View Deck (Sagada, Mountain Province)A Solo DIY Trek to Kawah Ijen of Indonesia | LakwatseroFirst Time in NAIA Terminal 1: Seriously, It’s Not As Bad As You Think! | LakwatseroHow to Get to Mount Cayabu and MaynobaTagbilat Falls: The Curtain Falls of Zamboanga SibugayHow to get to Quitinday Falls and Underground RiverPaoay Church: UNESCO World Heritage Site in Ilocos NorteThe Island in FocusBicycle Diary: Kaybiang Tunnel Loop | LakwatseroSelf Guided 6D/5N Annapurna Base Camp TrekA Weekend of Ultimate Adventure in Baler | LakwatseroHow to Get to Camotes IslandsHail to Hulugan FallsIloilo: Where to Indulge in the City of LoveIntroducing SibaltanHow to Get to Kabutongan FallsHow to Get to Calinawan CaveAbout CaramoanHow to Get to Cabagnow Cave PoolFive Hours in Jakarta: A Walk in the Old Batavia (And Misadventures in Jakarta) | LakwatseroRacuh a Payaman (Marlboro Hills)Machu Picchu HouseAbout LubangHow to Get to Nagpatong Rock by Public Transport:A Glimpse of Manila Metropolitan Theater | LakwatseroAbout LunaAbout Capul IslandAlalum Falls: Shared Majesty of Sumilao and Impasug-ongSnake IslandZunsibarPico de Loro Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)Tulay na Bato Falls48 Hours in Brisbane: A Quick Guide & ItineraryAbout BiriTales of a True Wanderer: The Joys and Pains of Solo Travel | LakwatseroWelcome to Surigao del SurMt. Palay-Palay  National ParkAbout PagudpudFive Levels of Aguinid FallsIntroducing San Pascual, MasbateMount Manmanoc ItineraryAdventures in Fortune Island of Nasugbu | LakwatseroNext Level Mobile Photography with Sony Xperia XZ1 | LakwatseroScuba Diving in Siargao: Discovering the Underwater Treasures of Daku Island | LakwatseroAbout Davao CityHow to Get to AndaJanuary: Cebu & IloiloHow to Get to Mines View ParkKamay ni Hesus: Pilgrimage Site in Lucban | LakwatseroPoon Hill: Three Days of Himalayan AdventureCalvary Hill Cemetery of SagadaHow to Get to TambobongMilford SoundTen Things To Do in Sagada: Bucket List for NewbiesDahoyhoy FallsPilot for a Day: The Ultra Light Aircraft Experience | LakwatseroReal Coffee and Tea Cafe of Boracay | LakwatseroGhorepani Poon Hill TrekAbout Maniwaya IslandHow to Get to Binanga FallsPalo Alto Falls of Baras, Rizal | LakwatseroExplore Moscow: Best Things to Do in the City | LakwatseroStairway to HeavenMount Guiting-Guiting Overnight Trek Complete ItineraryCape Melville LighthouseLa Cathedral Café: Restaurant with a View in IntramurosKapurpurawan Rock Formation: White and BeautifulDay Hike ItineraryThe Sandbox at AlvieraHow to go to Mararison IslandA Weekend of Adventures in South Cebu and DumagueteCalayan Island: A Virtual Diary of Our Epic Journey | LakwatseroFaro de Isla Jintotolo (Jintotolo Island Lighthouse)Low’s PeakAbout Taal VolcanoHow to Get to Mag-aso Falls of BoholSamar: Biri Rock Formations Up Close | LakwatseroBonbon BeachIntroducing Jomalig IslandAbout Cotabato CityAbout TabukLeyte Landing Memorial: A Memorial for a Fulfilled Promise | LakwatseroSilyang Bato, Mount MaramiPanimahawa Ridge and Cedar Falls Day Hike ItineraryFun in the World’s Best IslandSample Albay ItinerariesMagpupungko Beach and Tidal Pools6 Tips for Living in the Philippines | LakwatseroDaraga Church: The Nuestra Señora dela Porteria ChurchTulgao Rice TerracesCape Melville Lighthouse (Faro del Cabo Melville)Canyoneering to Kawasan FallsLake FewaLong Weekend: Five-Day Suggested Itineraries in Luzon | LakwatseroAbout CaponesThe Wichcraft Café of Zamboanga City | LakwatseroHow to Get to GuiuanAll-Female FloorHow to Get to Neri’s VilleDiotay’s EateryShort but Sweet Melaka Getaway | LakwatseroHow to Get to Tinuy-An FallsOslob: The Lost Grandeur of Tumalog Falls | LakwatseroIlocos ItineraryDitumabo Falls: The Mother Falls of San Luis, Aurora!Biking in Kalinga: Trek and Bike to TabukParadise Garden: A Haven for Sea TurtlesSiargao: Magpupungko Beach and Tidal Pools | LakwatseroAbout Bucas GrandeCoral GardenSagadaA Walk in Sangay Siapo Island Before it is Gone? | LakwatseroAmbaguio-Akiki ItineraryCorregidor Island Lighthouse (Faro dela Isla de Corregidor)Faro de Punta de Malabrigo (Malabrigo Point Lighthouse)About CulionNaidi Hill LighthouseBoquete IslandHow to Commute to Temple of LeahCatanduanes: The Heritage Church of Bato | Lakwatsero1. White Water Rafting or KayakingMount Fuji Overnight Climb ItinerarySip & Gogh Paint Studio: Unleash Your Inner Van Gogh | LakwatseroBatanes ItineraryHow to Get to Quitinday HillsAbout Callao CaveDiscover LakawonBiking to Taal: A Fun Ride to Batangas’ Heritage TownAntique Blooming: The Rafflesia of San RemigioMalasimbo Lights and Dance FestivalBacolod ItineraryPoon HillAttractions in Mirador Heritage and Eco ParkHulhumale Public BeachRomblon Island: Bonbon Beach, Tiamban Beach & MoreAdventure in Sabah: White Water Rafting in Padas River | LakwatseroHow to Get to Hinakpan Mystical HillsWelcome to Lake SebuAbout CasiguranAbout BuscalanHow to Go to Kalanggaman IslandFaro de Cabo Bojeador (Cape Bojeador Lighthouse)Backpacking Maldives: Budget Itinerary, Expenses & TipsHow to Get ThereOffbeat Bohol Itinerary: 3D/2N of AdventuresHow to Get to Tawi-TawiAlona BeachPangilatan Falls: The Forgotten Gem of Tapaz, CapizWorld War I: SMS Cormoran II3D/2N Taiwan Itinerary: Taipei – Yehliu – ShiffenLaos for Backpackers: Getting There on a BudgetBasic RequirementsHow to Get to Antong FallsCathedral CaveHow to Go to Gubat, SorsogonAbout SadangaHow to Get to Bugui Point LighthouseHow to Get to Cabra Island LighthouseCebu Itinerary: Three-Day Adventures in the SouthAbout AndaLuna: A Day in the Show Window of Apayao | LakwatseroMargues Blue LagoonFinding Palaui’s Cape Engaño Lighthouse | LakwatseroHow to Get to Mantayupan Falls of Barili, CebuHow to Get to MaligcongLinapacan Islands: Between Paradise | LakwatseroKLIA to KLCCHow to Get to JomaligBanaug ShoalEspadang Bato – Payaran Falls Day Hike Itinerary10 Remarkable Philippine Destinations for Solo TravelMiagao Church: A UNESCO World Heritage Site in IloiloAbout Carbin ReefAbout Parola IslandCabra WreckageCobra Falls: Ozamiz City’s Best Kept SecretBasco: The Chapel on the Hill of Tukon | LakwatseroBack in Kathmandu’s Lovely Mess | LakwatseroHimalayan Adventure: Kathmandu to Pokhara Overland | LakwatseroItineraryChinatown Vancouver (Stop #23)Situbo Falls: Tampilisan's Awesome SurpriseHow to Get to Inambakan FallsTuasan Falls: Another Camiguin’s Charmer | LakwatseroHow to Get to Lake SebuMarinduque Loop: Biking in the Heart of the Philippines1. Batanes: A Piece of HeavenMe Gusta Sunzibar Tacloban! | LakwatseroHitachi Seaside Park: Quick Guide from Tokyo and NaritaBeautiful Islands and BeachesSunzibarTrekking NotesSnapshot: In Love with Batulao | LakwatseroPalaui IslandHow to Get to Mount PinatuboBicycle Diary: The Ride to Infanta | LakwatseroSwimHow to Get to Osmeña PeakDaranak Falls of Tanay Rizal | LakwatseroHow to Get to Stobosa Hillside Homes ArtworkSurf or Learn to SurfDIY Solo and Self-Guided Trek to Annapurna Base CampBatanes by Bike: North Batan Tour | LakwatseroThe BeachSta. Cruz Grande IslandBasilica de San Martin de ToursBaguio Budget Stay: Upstairs Bed & Bath | LakwatseroBiking in Batanes: Batan Island Loop | LakwatseroCandaba Bird SanctuaryCape EngañoAbout HungduanIligan Tourism Triangle: Mimbalut, Tinago & Maria CristinaAbout Jose PanganibanCadapdapan Rice TerracesHow to Get to Casaroro FallsKiltepan: Sagada’s Best Sunrise | LakwatseroBeguet: Colorado Falls of Tuba | LakwatseroFollow the Call of the Great Outdoors: Go Out & Get More | LakwatseroSanga-Sanga ReefMasbate City: Where to Eat in the City | LakwatseroAbout Carabao IslandRain Vortex at the Jewel of ChangiPacsafe Venturesafe 65L GII Travel PackIrakoWhere to Stay in CarmenHow to Get to Tangadan FallsHow to Get to Samal IslandEverest Base Camp Trek: Into the Dream ZoneTop Things To Do in Gangwon-do: Korea’s Adventure ProvinceJomalig: The Golden Sand of Salibungot Beach | Lakwatsero1. Tubbataha Reefs (Cagayancillo, Palawan)IitineraryAbout Anini-yNacpan BeachAbout Legazpi CityHow to Get to Shifen FallsScuba Diving in Pearl Island of Guiuan, Eastern SamarHow to Get to Nagtabon BeachSiargao Travel RequirementsHow to Go to TanayHow to Get to Garin FarmDay 1: Paoay and San Nicolas (Ilocos Norte)Nueva Vizcaya Weekend ItineraryHow to Climb Mount HamiguitanHow to Get to Santa Cruz IslandMount TalamitamHow to Get to Sambawan IslandBacuit Grill12 Places to Satisfy Your Affogato Cravings in the MetroLion’s RockVictoria HarbourCoronPicture Perfect: The White Island of Camiguin | LakwatseroPanglao: Alona’s Allure | LakwatseroSecrets of the Lakeside: The Waterfalls of Laurel & TalisayMiyaru FaruMemorial Temple of Lord BaoHotel Siesta ShibuyaHow to Get to Tinago FallsSimunul Island: The Birthplace of Islam in the Philippines | LakwatseroBalabac: Onuk Island, Pink Beach & Melville LighthouseBike Diary: Bike and Trek to Buscalan (Mount Polis – Bontoc – Buscalan) | LakwatseroTagaytay (Cavite)Yearend Adventure with Pacsafe Venturesafe 25L GII | LakwatseroFavorite Beach: Punta Sebaring of Bugsuk Island, BalabacWelcome to Apo Reef & Pandan Island!The Ruins of A FamosaHow to Get to Canyoneering SitePacsafe Ultimatesafe Z28, My Newest Ultimate Travel Buddy | LakwatseroPulangbato Falls: The Red Waterfalls of ValenciaLocationSpider House: Boracay’s Chill Corner | LakwatseroThe 10,000 Roses Café of Cordova, Cebu’s Newest CrazeHow to Get to Asik-Asik FallsHow to Get to Dao FallsWelcome to Concepcion1. First Single-Aisle Aircraft to Fly Non-Stop from the Philippines to AustraliaHow to Get to Casino PeakMaadhoo Finolhu (Picnic Island)Cagbalete Travel RequirementsNacpan and Calitang BeachesThe RockiesBalabacPagbilao: Iringan, Malicboy, Bahay-Pagi & Katapang FallsPetronas Twin TowerSta. Fe, Bantayan IslandEverest Base Camp Trek Primer: Frequently Asked QuestionsTaraw Cliff: See the Best View of El Nido | LakwatseroHow to Get to Elephant MountainAbout MandalaySpelunking Rate in Capisaan CavesScuba Diving in Romblon: Blue Hole and Gorda WallHow to Get to Imugan FallsHow to Get to Awao Falls?About SipalayComiran Island: The Pink Beach of Balabac, Palawan | LakwatseroBagan! Oh Bagan! | LakwatseroBuntot Palos Falls, Laguna’s Hidden Grandeur | LakwatseroSandugan WallMagtutuka RocksKoh Dac MaiPresenting Calayan IslandAbout Dumaguete CityOffbeat Cebu: Ten Amazing Waterfalls of the SouthHow to Get to Merloquet FallsMount Masaraga ItineraryBudget Stay in Boracay: W Hostel Boracay | LakwatseroRetail Therapy? Here Are 18 Best Places To Go Shopping in Seoul!10 Essential Tips for Exploring Tokyo on a Budget6 Reasons This Quaint Nova Scotia Town Is The Perfect Weekend Getaway From Maine10 Bantayan Island Resorts, Hotels, and Rentals for Your Tropical EscapeThe Incredible European Bike Tour That Takes You Through Three Countries In A Single Morning9 Foods You Must Experience In Alaska And Where To Find Them8 Things You Should Do Every Time You Walk Into A Hotel Room According To A Flight AttendantRetirement Diaries: Jan Suggests Staying Active But Not Too ActiveI’ve Only Paid For One Flight To Europe In 12 Years, Here’s HowI Worked At EPCOT, These Are My 10 Favorite Delicious Treats To Try At The Food And Wine FestivalFor The First Time, It’s A Family Affair In The Cockpit Of This AirlineAfter Nearly 70 Years, This Popular Train Route Returns On The East CoastThis Week’s Full Moon Is The Last Of Its Kind This Year, Here’s WhyWhy A Popular National Park Attraction Is Now Off Limits And Could Cost You ThousandsFarmers’ Almanac Predicts Cold, Snowy Winter For Most Of U.S., Here’s Where It Will Be Mild And DryPort Klang Day Trip: 10 Hours in Port Klang & Kuala Lumpur11 Extreme Things to Do in Queenstown New Zealand — The Adventure Capital of the WorldMuseum Of Ice Cream Singapore – 14 Playful IG-worthy Exhibitions, Unlimited Ice Cream, and the Largest Sprinkle Pool EverBurias Island: Your DIY Island Hopping in MasbateEl Nido Tour A: Breathtaking Lagoons7D Hong Kong Itinerary — Exploring Beyond the Food And Shopping Paradise17 Exciting Things to Do in Perth — Not For the Faint-Hearted19 Unique Travel Experiences You Can Buy That Make You RicherUlleungdo (울릉도): Misadventures at the secret island in KoreaTokyo Famous Food Guide: 7 things you can’t leave Tokyo without trying5D Lake Toba & Medan Itinerary — Caldera views and Gastronomic Adventures10D Germany Itinerary under S$1.1k — Gems in Munich, Düsseldorf, Cologne, Dortmund, Frankfurt9 Exciting Day Trips from San Francisco to Escape The City — From Skydiving to Exploring Coastal TownsKota Bharu Guide: Gateway to the Beautiful Perhentian Islands and a Lesser-known MalaysiaInterview with Alvin Ng on Travel Photography3D2N Koh Samui Itinerary — The Luxurious Adventure Getaway You NeedUltimate Singapore Food Guide — 54 Local-Approved Things to Eat in Singapore30D Backpacking in Japan Itinerary: 12 Cities Under S$3.1k for the Adventurous with the JR Pass — Sapporo, Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto & KyushuHow I managed to convince myself and everyone else I could travel solo for a yearVisit the New Singapore Garden Oasis Tucked Away in a 51-Storey Skyscraper6 attractions in Busan you shouldn’t missBook a Staycation and Earn 50% AgodaCash Rebate For Your Next Holiday — Agoda 2.2 Flash SaleAll you need to know about WWOOFing in New ZealandOne-Week Bali Itinerary — The Lesser Known Side Most Tourists MissThe Only Guide You’ll Need To Nightlife in Phuket: Top 11 Places to Check Out for an Epic NightPhoto Guide to 15 of the Most Photogenic Places in Europe – France, Italy, Germany, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Hungary Edition7D Budget Tokyo & Mount Fuji Itinerary For S$1.3k Including AccommodationWhy you should skip Boracay and vist Palawan instead10 Taobao Travel Essentials Recommended by Frequent Travellers for Your Next Trip13 Reasons Why a Cruise Getaway is the Best Vacation Anyone can have7 different ways to experience the cultural activities in Yogyakarta10 Best Adventurous Things To Do In Bali Other Than ChillingThe Best Multi-currency Travel Card For Travellers — YouTrip vs Revolut vs InstaReM vs TransferWise ReviewYunnan Nature Bucket List For Outdoor Lovers — Best Spots in Kunming, Lijiang, Dali & Shangri-laWhy This Is My Favorite Hotel Credit Card, And Tips For Scoring The Most BenefitsSurviving the Wilderness at Sub-Zero Temperatures — Travel to Mongolia with TTI ExperiencesHow to Fall in Love In & With Tokyo2D1N Matsumoto Japan Itinerary — The Hidden Gem 3.5 Hours From TokyoSydney Food Trail Guide – 10 Must try things to eat in SydneyAn upgrade on your airline – Emirates Economy Class ReviewWhere to Stay In Taipei — 11 Gorgeous Hostels & Hotels at Prime Locations from S$14/nightA Rockstar Experience — Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya ReviewThe Ultimate Sapporo City Guide: 18 Things To Do-See-Eat In The Gateway To HokkaidoUltimate Bali Accommodation Guide — Value for Money Hostels to Affordably Luxurious VillasGuide to Climbing Mount Fuji — Everything You Need To Know About Climbing Japan’s Highest Mountain9 Ways to Satisfy Your Wandermust Without Breaking Your Wallet11 Instagram-Worthy Places in Singapore That Are FreeHakone Guide — The Day Trip You Need in Your Tokyo ItineraryFirst Timer’s Guide to India — Everything You Need to Travel India Like a ProWhere to Eat in Hanoi — 31 Local-Approved Places to Eat in Vietnam’s Charming Capital21 Most Rewarding Hikes Around the World — From Stunning Glaciers to Active VolcanoesTokyo Capsule Hotels — 11 Surprisingly Luxurious Places to Stay in Tokyo for Under S$707-Day Cambodia Itinerary Under S$600 — An Epic Journey of History, Adventure and TranquilityMorocco Photo Guide: 15 Insta-worthy Locations That’ll Change Your Mind About Africa40 Lesser-Known Things to Do in Australia Highly Recommended by Locals, Travellers and Celebrities3D2N Blue Mountains Itinerary: The Perfect Getaway Just 90-Minutes From SydneyHow to pack light and smart10 Essential Apps for Travelling in ChinaConquering Fears 1,463 Miles Away — TTI Bootcamp in PhilippinesWhere to Stay in Shanghai — Centrally-located Hostels, Hotels and Apartments Under S$53/pax15 Cheap Things to Do in Seoul for Under S$12Standing between India and Pakistan; the Wagah Border Experience10 Cheap and Affordable Hostels in Singapore Under S$30Where to Stay in Seoul — 14 Aesthetic Yet Affordable Accommodations In Rising Hipster Districts5D4N Japan Itinerary — A First Timer’s Experience in Niigata and the Remote Sado IslandWhat to Do in Cebu, Philippines — 10 Epic Experiences That Are Surprisingly AffordableTravellers in Quarantine — 12 Satisfying Things to Do Before Your Next AdventureTop 11 Outdoor Activities in Singapore — Places to Hike, Picnic and Get Closer to Nature13 Tips to Travel in Japan Over Peak Seasons — Cherry Blossoms, Autumn Foliage, Golden Week8-Day Japan Itinerary: 9 Cities in Kansai for Under S$900Swimming With Whale Sharks in Oslob — IG Worthy Photos at What Expense?5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Friends Who Love TravellingThe Complete Phillip Island Guide: The Day Trip From Melbourne You Can’t MissByron Bay Guide: 25 Things to Do in NSW’s Ultimate Hipster Paradise