Middle East and Asia

Toronto to Dubai: Baecation + Solo

SPECS

Who: Two People, One Bed + One Person Options

Where: Toronto to Dubai, United Arab Emirates

When: Monday, October 8th (lands October 9th) - Wednesday, October 17th

Budget: $1500ish


Flight: Toronto to Dubai | October 9th - October 17th

$1033.00 CDN: roundtrip (direct)

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel for two | October 9th - October 17th

Option 1: $631 + $203 fees = $834.00 CDN ($417.00/per person); Breakfast included, Looks OK, Close to transit

Option 2: $487 + $152.62 fees = $639.62 CDN ($319.81/per person); Nice looking place, Good reviews, Pool 

Option 3: $631 + $189.29 fees = $820.29 CDN ($410.15/per person); Close to transit, Looks Cozy, Good reviews

Option 4: $816.00 CDN ($408.00/per person); Good reviews, Looks simple, Good location

Option 5: $769.00 CDN ($384.50/per person); Looks nice, Great reviews, Close to transit

 

Stay: AirBnB for one | October 9th - October 17th

Option 1: $441.00 CDN; By the beach, Great reviews, Simple place

Option 2: $381.00 CDN; Perfect reviews, Looks cute, Good location

Option 3: $499.00 CDN; Looks simple, Perfect reviews, Close to souks

 

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive options I posted it's about $1450.00 per person for the trip OR $1532.00 solo.

Note: If you're looking at what to do in Dubai, I posted a recap when I was in Dubai here. Also, I wrote a piece on some things I wish I had known prior to going to the UAE here.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your stay OR if you choose Booking.com for the first time click here for a free credit. Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

 

I am not a licensed travel agent of Ontario and make itineraries as a hobby. Any itineraries used by readers are of their own free will and choosing. Site owner is not responsible for any misadventures, mishaps, airline issues or accommodation issues that occur on trip itineraries that are posted or individually e-mailed to readers.

Toronto to Phuket and Phi Phi Island: Baecation + Solo

SPECS

Who: Two People, One Bed + One Person Options

Where: Toronto to Phuket and Phi Phi Island, Thailand

When: Sunday, September 23rd (lands Sept 24th) - Thursday, October 4th

Budget: $1200ish


Flight: Toronto to Phuket | September 23rd - October 4th

$863.00 CDN: roundtrip

Stay: AirBnB for two | Sept 24th - Sept 28th

Option 1: $224.00 CDN ($112.00/per person); Rooftop pool, Looks really nice, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $271.00 CDN ($135.50/per person); Good location, Looks nice, Perfect reviews

Option 3: $113.00 CDN ($56.50/per person); Central location, Great reviews, Looks nice

Option 4: $255.00 CDN ($127.50/per person); On the sea, Pool, Looks OK, Perfect reviews

Option 5: $217.00 CDN ($108.50/per person); Nice pool, Perfect reviews, Nice looking unit

 

Stay: AirBnB for one | Sept 24th - Sept 28th

Option 1: $113.00 CDN; Nice looking place, Perfect reviews, Well located

Option 2: $68.00 CDN; Close to the beach, Nice looking, Great reviews

Option 3: $93.00 CDN; Located on a beach, Busy area, Nice looking, Great reviews

 

Ferry: Phuket to Phi Phi Island | September 28th - October 3rd

$30.00 CDN: roundtrip (take the latest one back to Phuket because flight home is at 3:30am on 4th)

 

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel for two | Sept 28th - Oct 3rd

Option 1: $304.00 CDN ($152.00/per person); Next to the beach, Looks nice, Good reviews, Breakfast included

Option 2: $433.00 CDN ($216.50/per person); Nice views, Close to beach, Great reviews

Option 3: $274.00CDN ($137.00/per person); Bungalow with terrace, Nice looking, Good reviews

Option 4: $241.00 CDN ($120.50/per person); Nice bungalow, By beach, Good reviews

Option 5: $314.00 CDN ($157.00/per person); Breakfast included, Nice views, Great reviews, Close to beach

 

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel for one | Sept 28th - Oct 3rd

Option 1: $146.00 CDN; Basic looking, Good reviews

Option 2: $183.00 CDN; Close to the beach, Good reviews, Basic looking

Option 3: $203.00 CDN; Looks OK, Close to the beach, Good reviews

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive options I posted it's about $1215.00 per person for the trip OR $1209.00 solo.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your stay OR if you choose Booking.com for the first time click here for a free credit. Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

 

I am not a licensed travel agent of Ontario and make itineraries as a hobby. Any itineraries used by readers are of their own free will and choosing. Site owner is not responsible for any misadventures, mishaps, airline issues or accommodation issues that occur on trip itineraries that are posted or individually e-mailed to readers.

Toronto to Maldives: Solo + Baecation + Group Trip

SPECS

Who: Four people/Two Beds, Two people/One Bed, Solo

Where: Toronto to the Maldives

When: Saturday, May 5th to Thursday, May 17th

Budget: Under $2000

Note: I chose all the local islands that are easily accessible by a cheap ferry ride, none of the super expensive far away ones that require a helicopter and/or are really secluded.


Flight: Toronto to Male, Maldives | May 5th to May 17th

$1347.00 CDN per person; roundtrip

Stay: Hotel for four | May 6th to May 17th

Option 1: $1844.00 CDN ($461.00/per person); Close to the beach, Breakfast included, Great reviews

Option 2: $1664.00 CDN ($416.00/per person); Beautiful looking place, Close to beach, Amazing reviews

Option 3: $1312.00 CDN ($328.00/per person); Beachfront, OK looking, Breakfast included, Great reviews, Good location

Option 4: $1383.00 CDN ($345.75/per person); 1 minute from beach, Nice looking, Breakfast included, Great reviews

Option 5: $1563.00 CDN ($390.75/per person); Cute place, Close to beach, Breakfast included, Good reviews

 

Stay: Hotel for two | May 6th to May 17th

Option 1: $752.00 CDN ($376.00/per person); Great looking place, Close to beach, Great reviews

Option 2: $766.00 CDN ($383.00/per person); Great reviews, Close to beach, Breakfast included

Option 3: $570.00 CDN ($285.00/per person); Beachfront, Breakfast included, Great reviews, Good location

Option 4: $781.00 CDN ($390.50/per person); Breakfast included, Cute place, Close to beach, Great reviews

 

Stay: Hotel or AirBnB for one | May 6th to May 17th

Option 1: $546.00 CDN; Good location, Great reviews, OK looking

Option 2: $562.00 CDN; Close to the beach, Good location, Great reviews

Option 3: $570.00 CDN; Beachfront, Simple, Great reviews, Good location

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive options I posted it's about $1808.00 CDN per person for the 4 person trip,  $1737.50 CDN per person for the 2 people trip and $1917.00 CDN for solo.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your stay OR if you choose Booking.com for the first time click here for a free credit. Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

Toronto to Bali: Baecation + Solo

SPECS

Who: Two People, One Bed + One Person Options

Where: Toronto to Bali, Indonesia

When: Wednesday, March 7 (lands March 8th) - Tuesday, March 27 (lands March 28th)

Budget: $1500

Note: When (most) people go to Bali they don't ever stay in just one spot, they move around. I made this itinerary to give travelers a chance to see different parts of the island. Due to the size of this itinerary, the baecation one is first and you will find the solo one under! 


Flight: Toronto to Bali, Indonesia | March 7th

$990.00 CDN; roundtrip

Stay: AirBnB in Ubud | March 8th - March 13th

Option 1: $161.00 CDN ($80.50/per person); Gorgeous place, Perfect reviews, Good location

Option 2: $188.00 CDN ($94.00/per person); In the jungle. Beautiful place, Perfect reviews

Option 3: $136.00 CDN ($68.00/per person); Basic looking, Perfect reviews, Great location

Stay: AirBnB in Kuta | March 13th - March 18th

Option 1: $151.00 CDN ($75.50/per person); Beautiful place, Pool, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $155.00 CDN ($77.50/per person); Close to beach, Nice looking, Great reviews

Option 3: $133.00 CDN ($66.50/per person); Nice looking, Great location, Close to beach, Perfect reviews

Stay: AirBnB in Jimbaran | March 18th - March 22nd

Option 1: $133.00 CDN ($66.50/per person); Big house, Close to attractions, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $87.00 CDN ($43.50/per person); Great reviews, OK looking, Good location

Option 3: $151.00 CDN ($75.50/per person); Close to beach, Nice looking, Perfect reviews

Stay: AirBnB in Uluwatu | March 22nd - March 27th

Option 1: $289.00 CDN ($144.50/per person); Gorgeous place, Perfect reviews, Good location

Option 2: $328.00 CDN ($164.00/per person); Beautiful place, Great location, Perfect reviews

Option 3: $393.00 CDN ($196.50/per person); Huge place, Beautiful views, Great location, Close to beach

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive place I posted it's about $1433.50 for the trip per person.


Flight: Toronto to Bali, Indonesia | March 7th

$990.00 CDN; roundtrip

Stay: AirBnB in Ubud | March 8th - March 13th

Option 1: $103.00 CDN; Beautiful room, Great location, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $80.00 CDN; Great location, Nice looking, Perfect reviews

Option 3: $80.00 CDN; Good breakfast, OK looking, Good location, Perfect reviews

Stay: AirBnB in Kuta | March 13th - March 18th

Option 1: $102.00 CDN; Beautiful place, Close to beach, Perfect reviews 

Option 2: $80.00 CDN; Close to attractions, Nice looking, Great reviews

Option 3: $102.00 CDN; Close to the airport, OK looking, Perfect reviews

Stay: AirBnB in Jimbaran | March 18th - March 22nd

Option 1: $103.00 CDN; Good location, Pool, Close to beach, Great reviews

Option 2: $66.00 CDN; Very nice looking, Close to beach, Great reviews

Option 3: $65.00 CDN; Hipster spot, Quiet area, Great reviews, Close to beach

Stay: AirBnB in Uluwatu | March 22nd - March 27th

Option 1: $161.00 CDN; Great looking, Close to beach, Close to nightlife, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $153.00 CDN; Close to beach, Incredible view, Great reviews

Option 3: $199.00 CDN; Great location, Close to beach, Nice looking

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive place I posted it's about $1497.00 for the trip for you.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your stay OR if you choose Booking.com for the first time click here for a free credit. Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

Toronto to Manila and Palawan: Solo + Baecation

SPECS

Who: Two People, One Bed + One Person Options

Where: Toronto to Manila and Palawan, Philippines

When: Friday, March 2nd - Thursday, March 15

Budget: Under $1100


Flight: Toronto to Manila | Mar 2nd - Mar 15th

$629.00 CDN: roundtrip

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel for two | Mar 3rd to Mar 5th

Option 1: $81.00 CDN ($40.50/per person); Manila Bay view, Nice Looking, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $69.00 CDN ($34.50/per person); Good reviews, OK looking, Two pools

Option 3: $122.00 + $12 fee = $134.00 CDN ($67.00/per person); Very nice looking, Swimming pool, Great reviews, Great location

Stay: AirBnB for one | Mar 3rd to Mar 5th

Option 1: $65.00 CDN; Marina view, Great location, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $50.00 CDN; Great reviews, Close to transit, Great location

Option 3: $46.00 CDN; Good location, Pool, Great reviews

 

Flight: Manila to Palawan | Mar 5th - Mar 14th

$77.00 CDN: roundtrip

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel for two | Mar 5th to Mar 14th

Option 1: $381.00 CDN ($190.50/per person); A whole cottage, On rice fields, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $306.00 CDN ($153.00/per person); Bamboo hut, Perfect reviews, Good location

Option 3: $265.00 CDN ($132.50/per person); Beachfront, Great reviews

Option 4: $412.00 CDN ($206.00/per person); Bungalow, Close to beach, Little out of town

Stay: AirBnB for one | Mar 5th to Mar 14th

Option 1: $229.00 CDN; Close to beach, Basic accommodation, Great reviews

Option 2: $239.00 CDN; Beachfront, Perfect reviews, Nice views

Option 3: $271.00 CDN; Close to beach, Nice looking, Great reviews

 

Stay: AirBnB for two | Mar 14th to 15th (1 night between flights)

Option 1: $31.00 CDN ($15.50/per person); Close to airport, Nice looking, Great reviews

Option 2: $31.00 CDN ($15.50/per person); OK looking, Close to airport, Great reviews

Option 3: $28.00 CDN ($14.00/per person); Good location, Close to airport, Perfect reviews

Stay: AirBnB for one | Mar 14th to 15th (1 night between flights)

Option 1: $21.00 CDN; Close to airport, Nice looking, Perfect reviews

Option 2: $18.00 CDN; Close to airport, Swimming pool, Perfect reviews

Option 3: $28.00 CDN; Great looking, Close to airport, Swimming pool, Perfect reviews

 

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive options I posted it's about $994.50 per person for the trip OR $1070.00 solo.

 

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your stay OR if you choose Booking.com for the first time click here for a free credit. Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

Toronto to Bali: Baecation

SPECS

Who: Two people, One Bed

Where: Toronto to Bali, Indonesia

When: Thursday, November 2nd - Thursday, November 16

Budget: $1500

Note: There is a long layover in Shanghai on the way to Bali, don't stress, it will give you time to explore downtown Shanghai! You do not require a VISA since it is under 72hrs and there is a shuttle downtown from the airport for $5 CDN equivalent that takes under 30min. Also, the 'thing' to do in Bali is to stay in different parts of the island while there to better explore, this is why I structured the itinerary as such. 


Flight: Toronto to Bali, Indonesia | November 2nd

$804.00 CDN; roundtrip

Stay: Apartment in Shanghai | November 3rd - November 4th

Option 1: $73 + 15% tax = $83.95 CDN ($41.98/per person)I stayed here! It's a BIG apartment all to yourself, 5 minute walk from where the airport shuttle drops you off, Close to shopping and temple, Has a bag drop for free

Stay: AirBnB in Ubud, Bali | November 4th - November 8th

Option 1: $140.00 CDN ($70.00/per person); Beautiful place, Pool, Good location

Option 2: $175.00 CDN ($87.50/per person); Great reviews, Private villa, Jungle view

Option 3: $188.00 CDN ($94.00/per person); Great reviews, Good location, Good breakfast

Stay: AirBnB in Kuta | November 4th - November 12th

Option 1: $150.00 CDN ($75.00/per person); Close to beach, Good reviews, Beautiful place

Option 2: $144.00 CDN ($72.00/per person); Great reviews, Close to Airport, Pool

Option 3: $205.00 CDN ($102.50/per person); Good reviews, Free breakfast, Free airport pickup

Stay: AirBnB in Jimbaran | November 12th - November 16th

Option 1: $175.00 CDN ($87.50/per person); Big place, Good reviews, Shared pool

Option 2: $201.00 CDN ($100.50/per person); Great reviews, Incredible place, Hut, Big pool

Option 3: $195.00 CDN ($97.50/per person); Good reviews, Close to beaches

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive place I posted it's about $1101.00 for the trip per person.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your booking! Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

- Mirna 

Toronto to Shanghai and Tokyo

SPECS

Who: One Person, Private Room

Where: Toronto to Tokyo, Japan

When: Monday, October 23rd - Sunday, November 5th

Budget: $1500

Note: There is a long layover both ways in Shanghai, don't stress, it will give you time to explore downtown Shanghai! You do not require a VISA since it is under 72hrs and there is a shuttle downtown from the airport for $5 CDN equivalent that takes under 30min. 


Flight: Toronto to Tokyo, Japan | October 23rd

$668.00 CDN; roundtrip

Stay: Apartment in Shanghai | October 24th - October 25th

Option 1: $78 + 15% tax = $89.70 CDNI stayed here! It's a BIG apartment all to yourself, 5 minute walk from where the airport shuttle drops you off, Close to shopping and temple, Has a bag drop for free

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel in Tokyo | October 25th - November 4th

Option 1: $518.00 CDN; Sleeping in a capsule, Shared bathroom, Good location

Option 2: $413.00 CDN; Great reviews, Good location

Option 3: $592.00 CDN; Good reviews, Close to transit

Stay: Apartment in Shanghai | November 4th - November 5th

Option 1: $73 + 15% tax = $83.95 CDN; Same place as before, you won't regret it. 

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive place I posted it's about $1433.65 for the trip.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your booking! Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.

 

- Mirna