Must Visit Universities

Temples, shrines, churches, parks – these are the typical places on a traveler’s must visit list. The downside of always going to the must visit places is that they are always filled with people, and prices of souvenirs, food around those areas are usually much higher. I have always been searching for a place where…

AlbayOurselves

See our video here! At the peak of the typhoon season in the Philippines, which is August, why on earth would anyone plan a trip to Bicol region? Bicol is one of the typically hard hit areas by typhoon due to its geographic location. Honestly, decisions are sometimes made based on what seat sale is…

Cagbalet’s

To kick-off summer, and to celebrate Labor Day weekend, we decided to go somewhere more “hipster” – as in limited electricity, isolated and more DIY-themed. This is Cagbalete: Picture-perfect right? An hour away via boat ride from Mauban, Quezon, which is around four to five hours away from Manila. To tell you now, yes the…

Quick Getaway

What happens when your friends have varied schedules, commitments, workloads and you want to get together?   The easiest activity to organize is to have dinner somewhere. But that wouldn’t work for us because we have different shifts. Next option, have a staycation. But being the grannies that we are, the ending is that we’d…

A Cloudy Day

A cloudy day is exactly what we are looking forward to during our Sagada trip last January. This is more of an impromptu trip, over a week prior to the event, a friend just asked me over dinner if I wanted to join. Being the “kaladkarin” that I am, I said “Ok sure!”. A few…