Buscalan, Kalinga · Philippines · Travel

Buscalan Kalinga: Inked by Apo Whang-Od

Date: September 28-29, 2018 After the long winding road, almost 3 hours of travel with our stomach already churning that sounded "food!!", we reached Buscalan turning point at around 3:00 pm in the afternoon. We were so excited on seeing Apo Whang-Od. But wait! Our journey didn't end there. We bid goodbye to our van… Continue reading Buscalan Kalinga: Inked by Apo Whang-Od

Buscalan, Kalinga · Travel

Kalinga: Our Way to Buscalan

Date: September 28, 2018 We finished our Banaue tour after lunch and started our way to Bontoc then Buscalan. We had a stop over in Bontoc to buy food and decided to take our lunch along the way to save time. Before I talk about my personal encounter with the person I so long to… Continue reading Kalinga: Our Way to Buscalan

Ifugao · Philippines · Travel

Banaue Ifugao: The Scenic Rice Terraces of the Philippines

Date: September 27-28, 2018   When I was in elementary, in our history subject, Philippine's rice terraces was introduced as one of the eight wonders of the world. In my young mind, I always thought that this land form was a staircase to somewhere creepy, like a castle on top or a passage to a… Continue reading Banaue Ifugao: The Scenic Rice Terraces of the Philippines

Cebu · Philippines · Travel

Cebu: Bantayan Island Biking Experience

Date: June 16-17, 2018 One of the things I love during summer (though sometimes hate how summer feels here in Cebu - you're like being barbequed and all you wish all day is to pour on the coldest water) is you always have the reason to splurge yourself to the beach. Living in a tropical… Continue reading Cebu: Bantayan Island Biking Experience

Cebu · Philippines · Travel

Tabuelan: Paradise on the Northside

Date: May 5-6, 2018 I've been away of this platform for quite a long time I think- yeah, around 5 months of hiatus. For the past months, I was very loaded with work and work and work but don't regret anyway. Work has been my another version of freshly brewed coffee, it makes me alive… Continue reading Tabuelan: Paradise on the Northside

Cebu · Inspiration · Travel

Merrily Ending Another Wonderful Year

Happy New Year to All!! Someone very special asked me or rather told me "Merrily say goodbye to 2017 then." I was holding my green little trumpet, readying for the new year countdown soon in a couple of hours. I opted to use this thing to make some roar (lighting firecrackers scares me a little).… Continue reading Merrily Ending Another Wonderful Year

Bohol · Philippines · Travel

Bohol: From Padre Pio’s Chapel to Balicasag Diving Resort

Date: November 18-19   Last month, I was luckily invited to a wedding in Bohol. The last time I was here was like a year ago. Bohol has been a go-to place for most of the Cebuanos especially during summer. As far as I could remember, I never declined any invitation to this place, may… Continue reading Bohol: From Padre Pio’s Chapel to Balicasag Diving Resort

International · Malaysia · Travel

Malaysia: The Aquaria and National Museum

The Aquaria and National Museum exploration are two for the books! There are many things to learn when you get to these places.  I just loved the interesting things I saw and learned, and how much I enjoyed after. (I won't complain on the sore feet and sweat-sticky feeling I had when I got back… Continue reading Malaysia: The Aquaria and National Museum

International · Malaysia · Travel

Malaysia: Close Encounter with Butterflies & Insects

This is the continuation of our Perdana Botanical Garden tour in Kuala Lumpur. After checking out the Planetarium, we headed to the Butterfly Park. Aside from the hundreds of colorful butterflies flying around, we've also seen some exotic plants, koi fishes, a fresh water turtle, frogs and a museum of butterfly & insects. Entering the garden I… Continue reading Malaysia: Close Encounter with Butterflies & Insects