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Eating My Way Around Hanoi, 2018 Edition: A Food Guide (Plus Top 10 Must Try Food)

I’ve been meaning to write about Hanoi for three years now, since I started my blog in 2015. It’s been sitting in my drafts, entitled “Hanoi, I Love You”, but months, years, have gone by, and I struggled to find the words to put together to eloquently describe why I felt the way I did… Continue reading Eating My Way Around Hanoi, 2018 Edition: A Food Guide (Plus Top 10 Must Try Food)

Accommodations I Love · Adrenaline & Adventure · Backpacking and Beyond · Heights & Hiking · Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places · Travel Listicle · World Lust

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

Adrenaline & Adventure · Backpacking and Beyond · Couples Travel · Into Indonesia · Pretty Places

The 3-Minute Gili Guide For Beginners And Lazy Readers

By now, I bet you’ve already heard of how amazing the Gili islands are. So, to get down to the point, this isn’t a post to convince you why you might wanna consider taking a journey to the scuba diver and any beach lover’s Indonesian paradise. This is written to semi-help you to plan your… Continue reading The 3-Minute Gili Guide For Beginners And Lazy Readers

Adrenaline & Adventure · Backpacking and Beyond · Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places · Travel Listicle

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

Accommodations I Love · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places

I Found The Most Beautiful And The Most Photogenic Place In Tagaytay: Escala Tagaytay

I’ve been living in Tagaytay for quite a few years now, and as much as I wanna say it’s a city that continues to evolve in a fast pace, it’s not. The restaurants come and go, newer hotels are built, and malls have finally occupied the city, making traffic and crowded weekends dreadful to locals.… Continue reading I Found The Most Beautiful And The Most Photogenic Place In Tagaytay: Escala Tagaytay

Adrenaline & Adventure · Backpacking and Beyond · Myanmar Magic · Thoughts, Ramblings, and Confessions · World Lust

Sweat, Smiles, and Shimmer in Yangon, Myanmar

My plane continued on with its descent, getting closer and closer to land. As I looked out the window, I thought to myself that I probably won’t be seeing much from my vantage point other than empty land, because Yangon must be a wide city with nothing but dirt roads and cows roaming the streets.… Continue reading Sweat, Smiles, and Shimmer in Yangon, Myanmar

Accommodations I Love · Couples Travel · Into Indonesia

The Villas At The Villas Bali Hotel And Spa

During our honeymoon back in 2014, I’ve only had the chance to go to Seminyak in one occasion when we decided to spend the afternoon at Potato Head Beach Club. Instantly as our cab drove past the big luxury hotel chains and cute boutique shops, I knew this part of town is where all the… Continue reading The Villas At The Villas Bali Hotel And Spa

Adrenaline & Adventure · Couples Travel · Heights & Hiking · Into Indonesia · Islands and Isolation · Pretty Places · Travel Listicle · World Lust

10 Things You Need To Know About Nusa Penida

1.) It’s a part of Bali. I was under the impression that Bali is just one big island so I was very surprised to learn that Nusa Penida is actually a part of the province, together with the other smaller islands (Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan). But although Nusa Penida is just one short ferry… Continue reading 10 Things You Need To Know About Nusa Penida

Female Travel Hack · Islands and Isolation · Philippine Gems · Pretty Places

Your Guide To El Nido, Palawan: Instagram Edition (Tour A)

I’m not proud of saying this, but as you’ve noticed, I haven’t been sharing so much content on my blog lately. At least for the last couple of months. I just didn’t feel creative, and the juices just weren’t coming. I was feeling a bit uninspired and unmotivated, so instead of forcing myself to write… Continue reading Your Guide To El Nido, Palawan: Instagram Edition (Tour A)

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