Category: Asia

A Weekend Staycation at BSA Suites Makati

A Weekend Staycation at BSA Suites Makati

An urge to have a staycation before the onset of rainy season prompted me to book a room at BSA Suites Makati. It was not only near my work place, but more so it was nicely located near Makati’s CBD and shopping districts. The building’s […]

Endless Water Fun at Club Balai Isabel Aqua Park

Endless Water Fun at Club Balai Isabel Aqua Park

It seems that inflatable water parks are the craze lately. I first saw it on TV and it appeared to be super fun. Well, it not only seemed an enjoyable place to be, I think playing in a water park requires lots of energy and […]

Cabanatuan City’s Hapag Vicentico’s

Cabanatuan City’s Hapag Vicentico’s

I am a sucker for old houses. So when I learned of this charming Filipino restaurant from a friend who has been here before, I knew it won’t be long before I will be visiting it myself. The interiors have lots of old stuff After […]

Touring Around Cabanatuan City

Touring Around Cabanatuan City

Cabanatuan City is not really known as a tourism hub by many. It’s more popular as a city in one of the leading rice-producing provinces in the country. Located in Region 3 in Nueva Ecija, in an area called Gitnang Kapatagan or Central Plains in […]

An Afternoon in Dumaguete

An Afternoon in Dumaguete

Whenever I mention to my friends about wanting to visit Dumaguete, I always get the same reaction, a wide bright smile followed by an eager ‘Maganda roon! Punta ka na!’ (It’s beautiful there, you’d better go!). I finally did this March after my 3-day Siquijor sojourn.My body […]

Conquering the Bewitching Siquijor

Conquering the Bewitching Siquijor

When I told some of my friends that I am going to explore Siquijor on my own, words like scary, witch and the like instantly came out of their mouths. These and a couple of occult warnings which could send chills up your spine if […]

Where to Stay in Siquijor:  Blue Wave Inn

Where to Stay in Siquijor: Blue Wave Inn

I originally planned a solo trip to Siquijor. Last year, I was able to score an uber cheap RT airfare for only 560 pesos. Siquijor has always been in my travel pipeline and I was glad to share my successful booking to a couple of […]

Bohol’s Never Fading Beauty

Bohol’s Never Fading Beauty

Traveling with Marx has always been on the laid back side. Being the cool and collected guy that he is, I learned to like his type of traveling through the years. For this year, our trip was set in the ever beautiful province of Bohol. […]

Be Grand Resort: A Resort Like No Other

Be Grand Resort: A Resort Like No Other

In my second visit to the beautiful Bohol province, my friend and I were blessed to have stayed at one of the finest resorts in Panglao Island. Be Grand Resort truly lived up to its name – exquisite and modern, superior and elegant with just […]

Day Tour in Dakak Resort

Day Tour in Dakak Resort

Our last full day in Dapitan was spent inside the well-known Dakak Beach Resort. It was raining in the morning of our planned visit. Luckily, it went away later in the day. Funny that after a few decades of hearing its commercial in Eat Bulaga since […]