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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

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7 Lesser Known Islands In The Philippines Locals Prefer That Isn’t Palawan Or Boracay

There was a time when Philippines was Southeast Asia’s hidden gem. It wasn’t too long ago, really, because the archipelago’s rise in fame happened almost as quickly as the overnight sensation of social media itself. But it was almost expected though– because with the beauty of our beaches and the authenticity of the island life… Continue reading 7 Lesser Known Islands In The Philippines Locals Prefer That Isn’t Palawan Or Boracay

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There’s An Airplane Graveyard In The Middle Of Bangkok And It’s Cool AF

Bangkok is a city that never fails to surprise me. Just when you think you’ve seen the best of her, she’ll quickly surprise you with something even more novel. By far my favorite city, it’s a little apprehending to think that after quite a few visits, I still haven’t seen it all. Though I’ve been… Continue reading There’s An Airplane Graveyard In The Middle Of Bangkok And It’s Cool AF

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5 Free Things To Do In Singapore

It’s no secret that Singapore is an expensive country. Considered as one of the world’s most expensive cities, it is without a doubt that Singapore isn’t like its neighboring countries. Accommodations are high, taxi fares are a killer, drinks are a luxury, and shopping is all about the high-ends. But don’t let its reputation impede… Continue reading 5 Free Things To Do In Singapore

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Singapore’s Little Secret– A Trip Down Haji Lane

Hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the city, there lies a quaint little lane that will take you to another place unlike the rest of the city. Contrary to the the high rise buildings and huge luxurious malls of Singapore, Haji Lane is an overload of quaint small indie boutiques and cute local… Continue reading Singapore’s Little Secret– A Trip Down Haji Lane

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I Fell In Love In Coron

  Falling in love is never as easy as they make it look like in the movies. It requires a perfect balance of timing and perhaps some sort of cosmic force. They say once you meet the right one, you just know. I don’t necessarily believe in love at first sight, but this I can tell… Continue reading I Fell In Love In Coron

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5 Beautiful Islands To Camp At Near Manila

What is a better way to camp than doing it in the beach? Simple. Camp on a beach in a secluded island. My pre-requisites for the islands that made it to this list includes clear blue water, fine white sand, and isolation and privacy factors. Each one on the list is the most accessible to… Continue reading 5 Beautiful Islands To Camp At Near Manila

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Time Traveling in Taal, Batangas

One of my favorite things about venturing to new places is the possibility of feeling like you’re being transcended back in time. It’s quite fascinating to see how some still manage to preserve it’s state from centuries throughout all the war, all the fortuitous events, and every changes that came to the world as time… Continue reading Time Traveling in Taal, Batangas

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THE ULTIMATE BORACAY HACK

Boracay, despite the ugly reputation its been getting lately, is still no doubt a paradise to many, including myself. I wish I would have been able to see Boracay in its immaculate form back in the 90’s. I was told that back in the 70’s, the only way to get to to Boracay is through… Continue reading THE ULTIMATE BORACAY HACK

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Mountain Climb Monday – Mt. Talamitam

I was never a fan of hiking until recently. Lately, my thirst for any thrill has been on top of it, which is great, because I’m bringing myself to new heights- literally and figuritively. So one weekend, I was able to convince my husband to go on a hike with me. We decided to go… Continue reading Mountain Climb Monday – Mt. Talamitam