- Trip to Ireland: How to Spend Less and Enjoy More Oftentimes, a lot of people think that travelling to Ireland is an expensive endeavor because it’s part of the United Kingdom. But just like any other tourist hotspot, one can have a fun vacation abroad without breaking the bank. With a little bit of resourcefulness, you can explore the Rock of Cashel, the Hill of Tara, the Irish History Museum, and other notable Irish destinations in a cost-efficient manner. In this post, we’ll give you some pointers on how to embark on a budget-friendly trip to Ireland without sacrificing the fun factor!
1. Stick to a single region
But if you have the extra money, you can also visit two or more regions. Ireland is a very ...
- Palawan Journey Photo Essay
Been busy the past weeks since leaving for Bali and my unexpected India trip last April. I just got back from a week in Cebu and had the idea of sharing some of my Palawan Journey photos and some snippet.
I have to admit though that I’m starting to love Instagram more Facebook and blogging. I forgot about Twitter already. haha
Palawan Journey: A Celebration of Death is my way of meditating on my father’s death and the end of a very important relationship in my life. Celebrating death and life and love. Along the 922 kilometers of the journey I was sprinkling my father’s ashes because his last request before he died ...
- Summer is Cooler with Globe Cloud’s Summer Selfie Promo
What a better way to spend summer of 2015 but simplify your digital life by organizing all your files, and when I say all your files, I mean photos, videos, documents, contacts and even those old SMS that you have been saving for the past 10 years. Globe just launched their newest app Globe Cloud that allows you to store, sync and share ALL your files across ALL your devices- phone, iPad, laptop, and your office computer.
In this age of fast and mobile technology we want our photos, videos, contacts, important files and links be easy to manage and simple to share. This is where Globe Cloud would be of great help. Sharing these files or ...
- Living Outside the Box (Or Avocado Shake Reflection)
Note: This reflection happen during my #PalawanJourney
There were lots of chattering happening around… in French, Español, English and German…
I wrote this as I wait for my Avocado shake in Nacpan Beach, El Nido. My heart pumping wildly not only because I’m moving to the next beach but moreso because I just finished a big cup of brewed coffee.
I took the first sip and lick my lips of the remaining avocado shake around it. What a great way to spend the day! I sip another from my glass.
We are a generation of people addicted to the “box.” We have a saying “think outside the box” which I always believe to mean ...
- Palawan Journey Fun and Interesting Facts
Sharing with you some fun and interesting facts about Palawan Journey.
To read how it started, go here: Palawan Journey: A Celebration of Death
Day 1: Puerto Princesa – San Vicente, Long Beach (via Itabiak Road)
Day 2: Around San Vicente
Day 3: San Vicente
Day 4: San Vicente – El Nido (Corong-Corong)
*went back to Puerto to do bank errands, took the night bus and left my motorbike at El Nido Terminal
Day 5: Puerto Princesa (sometimes re-routing is part of the journey)
*then took the afternoon bus to El Nido and drove late night to Nacpan Beach
Day 6: Nacpan Beach, El Nido
Day 7: Nacpan Beach – Duli Beach – Santeria, San Fernando, El Nido
Day 8: ...
- Celebrating 4th Year Blogging Anniversary
Topping the epic 3rd year blog anniversary celebration was a tough call. This year’s celebration goes into one of my favorite provinces- Palawan. San Vicente is Palawan‘s answer to the long ...
- I Fell In Love in Bali
One Epic Night in El Nido, Palawan
“Do you dance?” asked the American girl in a bar playing live acoustics. “I don’t dance. Ahhmm maybe when I’m already tipsy.” We were ...
- Newest Attraction in Surigao- Chocolate Mountains
Looking for a new destination? Something that your friends and loved ones haven’t seen or experienced before? Come to Surigao!
I rarely promote off-the-beaten-path destinations for fear of it becoming another ...
- What Will Happen to the Pawikan Hatchery in Dahican Beach?
It’s been a week since I left Manila to investigate on what’s happening at the turtle hatchery at Dahican Beach, Mati City.
The sea turtle hatchery will ...
- Swimming with Turtle at Mantigue Island
James: Miss. give me a favor please. Let me go to Mantigue island. I want to spend a night there. I’m just a backpacker trying to write a book ...
- Cagayan’s Yummy Pancit Batil Patung
Pancit Batil Patung (sometimes Patong). How come people name a pancit as complicated as that? According to my history teacher in Elementary, pancit came from the ...
- Davao City Food Trip
Davao City’s Kadayawan Festival in Style Series
The Welcome- Kadayawan Festival at Marco Polo
Davao City Food Trip
The Parades- Kadayawan Festival
Davao City Food Trip
It was a festival of ...
- 10 Food Destinations in Dumaguete City
If you haven’t been to Dumaguete and planning to visit soon, you would ask, “Where to eat in Dumaguete City?” So we prepared “10 Food Destinations ...
- Local Breakfast in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi
If there is one thing I miss in my jaunt in Sulu and Tawi-Tawi it is the breakfast served in their local cafes.
In Jolo and Bongao ...
- How to Make Your Own Itinerary
SPECIAL NOTE: This post is not intended for my clients who make inquiries about Puerto Princesa, El Nido and Coron.
Time is gold.
Forgive me for being blunt but I continue to receive ...
- How to Travel Cheap in the Philippines
So you’re done with your research and itinerary. You are excited but having doubts at the same time. Worry not, I know how you feel ‘coz I was in your ...
- Make Your Trip ‘UNFORGETTABLE”
I believe this would raise some eyebrows but I’m writing this anyway. If you are guilty at one point, please forgive me, I meant it- believe me, its for your ...
- How to Fund Your Wanderlust? HOW TO FUND YOUR WANDERLUST?
There is no such thing a FREE travel, if there is, please let me know okay? But there is this thing called saving up for your ...
- Dolphins Love Freedom in Mati City, Davao Oriental
I just ticked-off another from my bucketlist- swimming* with dolphins. Yep, but I did this not during a dolphin show or in a dolphinarium. I did this while ...
- Misibis Bay Adventure in Video Eveyone deserves a SUMMER Adventure. This is among the many things I’ve done this summer of 2013.
Yes, tt has been months since I published a video edit. Since ...
- Mt. Purgatory Traverse in Video
And to cap off the life-changing year of travels, I go up north- to the mountains of the Cordilleras for a year-end hike organized by my friend Gideon ...
- 3D/2N Puerto Princesa City Tour Tour includes: Underground River, Honda Bay and City Tour
Optional: Firefly Watching and Ugong Rock Caving
Good bye Boracay, Hello Palawan! As more and more travel networks focus their attention to the ...
- Real, Quezon Adventure
Real, Quezon Adventure Trip!
Definitely one of my favorite easy-access destination from Manila is Real, Quezon. Only a 4-hour van/bus commute or a 3.5 hours by private car, Real, Quezon, is ...
- 5D/4N Puerto Princesa and El Nido Tour
This would surely help you on your research about traveling on a budget in Puerto Princesa City and El Nido, Palawan. Hope this blog account inspire you and your friends ...
- Bukidnon Travel Guide Collab
“The name ‘Bukidnon’ means highlander or mountain dweller. Bukidnon is considered to be the food basket of Mindanao.” –Wikipedia
I teamed up with a Bukidnon-based travel blogger, runner and fellow adventurer ...
- Tabaco City, Albay Quickie
The more I travel the more I realize that there are more places of interest that I need to explore. Being a first-timer in Tabaco ...
- Mt. Pico de Loro Quickie
I should be in Baler riding 4-6ft waves that day but because of my good friend’s invitation for a day hike to Pico de Loro ...
- Malaybalay City, Bukidnon Quickie
The Monastery of Transfiguration, San Jose, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon
After a looooong 15 hours of journey from Cantilan, Surigao del Sur I arrived here at the ...
- Spyder Vapor Jacket Review
Rainy season should not stop you from doing outdoor activities right? Traveling is not limited to summer and if you are not that type of someone who would sing and ...
- Spyder Shades Review
Do you know that shades or sunglasses are important part of everyone’s summer outfit. Glad I had new shades courtesy of Spyder Philippines, just in time for my endless summer ...
- Zem Gear Terra Review
ZemGear Terra Review
Once in a while I get new travel products to try and Zem Gear Terra arrived last year. I’m using it for almost half a year now and ...