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 · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places

Rizal Park Hotel Is Manila’s Most Instagrammable

Prior to the pressure of social media, life was much easier when looking for a hotel. A quick TripAdvisor search usually tells us what we need to know– comfort, service, value, cleanliness, location, etc. But in 2018, there’s another criteria that is millennial can’t help but include in our standards– it’s Instagrammable potential. When in… Continue reading Rizal Park Hotel Is Manila’s Most Instagrammable

Accommodations I Love · Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places

Lux Siargao Is The Siargao Accommodation You Didn’t Think You Needed

Siargao’s reputation is hard not to acknowledge. A small island with all the tropical vibes you need, it isn’t just a place to experience true authentic island lifestyle.  It also allows you to experience it without lacking the basic comforts we’re all accustomed to today– decent wifi, western food, and hip accommodations. You’ve got a… Continue reading Lux Siargao Is The Siargao Accommodation You Didn’t Think You Needed

Accommodations I Love · Couples Travel · Into Indonesia · Islands and Isolation · Pretty Places

Going Full Indonesian At Hotel Tugu Bali

Four days in the islands of the Gilis in Lombok was as lovely as it could get. It was everything I needed– the sun, sand, salt, and the complete island life experience. It was marvelous, but I was ready for Bali. It’s been three years since I was in the island where almost everyone I… Continue reading Going Full Indonesian At Hotel Tugu Bali