Charming Philippine Coves

Artist Jason Mraz once shared, “My home isn’t about being grounded in one corner of the planet. It’s about being in love and being lost in the middle of an amazing adventure, witnessing… Continue reading

Yangon: City of Golden Pagodas (Myanmar)

Yes, it was a spur-of-the-moment decision to visit Yangon, Myanmar’s capital. And it was literally a 24-hour stay in this emerging Southeast Asian city without bringing with me expectations and whatnot. Yangon, formerly… Continue reading

Hobbiton (Matamata, New Zealand)

“I’m going on an adventure!” – once uttered by Bilbo Baggins to a farmer who asked about his rush while running through Hobbiton. Despite not being a fan of “The Lord of the… Continue reading

Vanilla Café (Baguio City, PH)

Since I left Baguio 2 years ago, more and more cafes and restaurants have sprouted in the City of Pines. Whenever I go home, I make sure to visit one of them. My previous… Continue reading

Mui Ne (VietNam)

I once saw a photo of a friend of mine posing happily in what it seems to be a desert. I looked into its caption and I was surprised to read – “Vietnam… Continue reading

Campuestohan (Negros, Philippines)

Nestled between two of the most advanced cities in the province of Negros Occidental – Bacolod City and Talisay City, Campuestohan Highland Resort is a massive, 5-hectare property overlooking Mount Makawili. In recent… Continue reading

Nepal: More than the Himalayas

Nepal is probably world renowned because of the Himalayan mountain range, as it is home to the highest mountain in the world – Mount Everest. But to me, this landlocked nation is more… Continue reading

New Zealand: Auckland Volcano Walk

Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow. — Khalil Gibran Auckland is known to many as the City of Sails. I, however, would like to… Continue reading

Bangladesh: Dhaka (City of Rickshaws)

When I have learned that I will be sent to Bangladesh, I was excited and at the same time frightened. Well you see, a few months ago, a terrorist attack hit Dhaka where… Continue reading

Borobudur & Prambanan: Indonesia’s Soul

Yogyakarta (often called “Jogja or Yogya”) is a city on the island of Java known for its beyond visible traditional arts, cultural and intellectual heritage – hence being regarded as Indonesia’s “soul”. This… Continue reading