Monkey Abroad

Showing YOU what it's like to travel all over Asia with 20 dollars a day

traveling for 20 dollars a day

November 21, 2016
by Kevin Cook

Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day: FINISHED

Eighteen episodes, hundreds of street food dishes, dozens of new friends, a few romances, a couple of bouts with food poisoning, and countless beers. After nearly five months of full-time traveling and filming, I’m taking a break from Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day. It’s been the best time of my life filming this series, but my batteries need a recharge. Continue Reading →

November 16, 2016
by Kevin Cook

Delhi, India: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 18

I’m in Delhi, India’s capital region, and today I’ll try to eat as much street food as I can to complete the never-before-attempted DELHI BELLY CHALLENGE: eat 1,000 rupees worth of INDIAN STREET FOOD in a single day. Is it possible? Watch and find out… Continue Reading →

October 24, 2016
by Kevin Cook

El Nido, Palawan: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 16

El Nido is a town in the northern tip of Palawan famous for its stunningly gorgeous beaches. While I certainly do enjoy my time at the beach here, I want to go off the beaten path and share a different part of Filipino culture: cock fighting. I’m invited to attend some cock fights — it was free, I didn’t bet, and I DON’T SUPPORT COCKFIGHTING. Continue Reading →

October 17, 2016
by Kevin Cook

Cebu, Philippines: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 15

We visit Cebu City, Philippines and have a full day of adventure riding jeepneys, exploring the Basilica Complex of Santo Nino, and visiting Magellan’s Cross, Fort San Pedro, Mango Square, Mactan, and many other spots. We also ate a ton of delicious Filipino food, including “pungko pungko,” and I got to experience the famous Larsian BBQ near Mango Square. With the help of my friend and guide, Paul, I saw so much of Cebu City in one day with only 20 bucks! Continue Reading →

October 10, 2016
by Kevin Cook

Boracay, Philippines: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 14

Boracay is a small island in the Philippines known for its gorgeous beaches and fancy resorts. In this video, I show you how you can eat a day’s worth of delicious Filipino food, soak up the sun on the beach, hang out with Filipino locals, and enjoy a wild nightlife in Boracay – all for 20 bucks! Continue Reading →

October 5, 2016
by Kevin Cook

Sapa Hill Tribe Homestay (Promo Video)

With its rolling hills of rice terraces, Sapa looks like something out of a painting. Thanks to Ocean Tours, I recently got to visit this insanely beautiful region of northwestern Vietnam. On my trip, I learned about the Hmong hill tribe, trekked through mountains and waterfalls, and enjoyed a secluded home stay. Watch my video to join me on this adventure! Continue Reading →


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