Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems

What’s new in THE NEW BORACAY? 10 Things You Need To Know

Ever since Boracay reopened after its rehabilitation closure in 2018, everyone are just as curious as I was to find out if there’s any remarkable changes. I first visited Boracay in 2009, that’s ten years ago, and I still remember how it was love at first sight the moment I stepped out of my hotel’s… Continue reading What’s new in THE NEW BORACAY? 10 Things You Need To Know

Accommodations I Love · Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems

A Classic Batangas Getaway: Eagle Point Resort

The weather was bad. It’s been bad the last couple of days, with heavy rain pour and howling winds that didn’t seem to end. 2018’s monsoon season is unapologetic, with nonstop showers that could last for weeks, and the sun seemed elusive, leaving me with massive withdrawals that might have led to cabin fever if… Continue reading A Classic Batangas Getaway: Eagle Point Resort

Food For Thought · Philippine Gems

Mr. Kimchi, The Best Korean Bbq In Tagaytay Offers Unlimited Samgyeupsal

If I haven’t officially announced it yet, I guess now would be the best time. I’m pregnant with a baby boy, and I am officially obsessed with samgyeupsal since the beginning of this journey. I swear I’m not even kidding when I say that I’d regularly eat at unlimited korean bbq joints, at least once… Continue reading Mr. Kimchi, The Best Korean Bbq In Tagaytay Offers Unlimited Samgyeupsal

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10 Reasons Why Zamboanga Is The Next Big Destination In The Philippines

One of the most overlooked provinces in the Philippines, Zamboanga, has been overlooked for over a decade. We’ve been told many times by everyone– our parents, the media, the world– to avoid the southern part of the Philippines. Although true in many aspects, there’s so much more to the South than all the misconceptions its… Continue reading 10 Reasons Why Zamboanga Is The Next Big Destination In The Philippines

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10 Safety Travel Tips For Mindanao, Philippines

After having lived in the Philippines for almost a decade now, I’m ashamed to say that I’m not entirely always in the know when it comes to the current events here. I choose to avoid the local news because it depresses me, and because I’ve also learned that media is not always the best source… Continue reading 10 Safety Travel Tips For Mindanao, Philippines

Accommodations I Love · Philippine Gems

Where To Stay In Boracay: Ferra Hotel Is Like A Sleepover At Your Favorite Rich Tita’s House, But Better

I lost count of how many times I’ve been to Boracay. All I know is that with every visit, despite all the ups and downs, I find something new to love about it. I don’t wanna sound like a broken record, but I’ll say it again one more time: Boracay isn’t the same. It breaks… Continue reading Where To Stay In Boracay: Ferra Hotel Is Like A Sleepover At Your Favorite Rich Tita’s House, But Better

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30 Most Awesome Things To Do In Antique, Philippines

I tried to brainstorm for the perfect adjective that best describes Antique, the province that has captivated me right from the first time I went in 2016. Magical. Mystical. Unique. Off beat. Kickass. Nope. No word is just good enough. Antique is better off as a word of its own, because as thick as Webster’s… Continue reading 30 Most Awesome Things To Do In Antique, Philippines