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10 Non-Touristy Ways To Experience The Best Views In Batanes 

Oh, Batanes. She’s that person everyone can’t help but fall for. She’s popular, but very mysterious. Everyone knows of her, but barely anyone really knows her. You hear nothing but great things, and when you finally have a chance to spend time with her, even for just a little bit, you see just how charismatic… Continue reading 10 Non-Touristy Ways To Experience The Best Views In Batanes 

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An Intro To Batanes, A World Away

  It was all a dream. When I first heard about Batanes, I was intrigued right away. It was one of the first places recommended to me aside from the usual others such as Palawan and Boracay. Having very little experience in traveling within the country at the time, I didn’t really had a clue… Continue reading An Intro To Batanes, A World Away

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You Need To Go To Calaguas Island And You Need To Go NOW

If I could turn back the hands of time, my first choice will always be Paris 1920’s, or anywhere and anytime Hemingway was at his prime. But if I had the unlimited power to keep going back to different eras, I will for sure include Boracay in the 80’s, prior to the commercialized strip and… Continue reading You Need To Go To Calaguas Island And You Need To Go NOW

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15 Day Trips To Take Near Manila This Summer

So as you may already know, it’s summertime on my side of the world. I’m usually very enthusiastic about it, but this year, the heat is insane. Not only it’s making me cranky, but it’s also making me extremely lazy. I don’t want to leave the comfort of my home because being outside means sweating… Continue reading 15 Day Trips To Take Near Manila This Summer

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A First Timer’s Guide To Spelunking In Sumaguing Cave, Sagada

As promised on my last post, I will be writing a short guide on spelunking in Sumaguing Cave for first timers. I just think that it’s nice to know what to expect from our adventures sometimes. I’m a meticulous planner and I believe that certain activities needs a little bit of preparation especially if you’re… Continue reading A First Timer’s Guide To Spelunking In Sumaguing Cave, Sagada

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Gone Spelunking In Sagada, Philippines– Sumaguing + Lumiang Cave Connection

  Coming from what felt like years of a journey, I was physically not apt to be doing any strenuous activity. After a week of backpacking Cebu with my friends, I am meeting my husband in Manila and heading straight to the bus terminal to begin our journey to the mountains of Sagada, which is… Continue reading Gone Spelunking In Sagada, Philippines– Sumaguing + Lumiang Cave Connection

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The 4 Towns You Must Not Miss in Southern Cebu

I’ve been to Cebu a few times already, but I didn’t really fall in love with this dynamic island until my third visit… all because I mostly stayed in the city. If you’re heading down to this historical province, don’t make the same mistake I did. Go outside the city, explore further than the Mactan… Continue reading The 4 Towns You Must Not Miss in Southern Cebu

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Tagaytay’s Forgotten Palace In The Sky

If you’ve been following my blog, you already know I have a bizarre liking for ruins or anything abandoned. It doesn’t even have to be something as significant as the Angkor Wat. Somehow, a torn down concrete building triggers my curious mind, making my imagination run as wild as a free animal. Needless to say,… Continue reading Tagaytay’s Forgotten Palace In The Sky

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The Raw Beauty Of Casaroro Falls

On my last post, I’ve shared with you the fact that in 2015, I fell in love with hiking. And while yes, I meant it, the truth is…sometimes, hiking really just sucks. And by that I mean, the struggle makes me want to cry sometimes. Okay maybe not literally, but if I’m being real here,… Continue reading The Raw Beauty Of Casaroro Falls

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Kiltepan Sunrise in Sagada: Eh, JUST SKIP IT.

Before this gets misconstrued, I’d like to make it clear that I love Sagada. Despite the long journey I had to endure while suffering from a mild ear infection and an upper respiratory tract infection, it was well worth the struggle. Located literally in a place called Mountain Province, Sagada lies on a valley at… Continue reading Kiltepan Sunrise in Sagada: Eh, JUST SKIP IT.