Category: Ponderings

To My Dearest Love

To My Dearest Love

To My Dearest Love,  How are you? I may be called crazy by my friends for writing to someone who hasn’t revealed himself yet. It’s been more than three years since I have last written you. I know, I know. I haven’t been a good […]

2016

2016

I was at an intersection of my traveling life the past year. Other personal obligations put a limit to my traveling horizon. But I was still able to explore new places nonetheless. Indeed, God will always have something for you even if you began doubting […]

Endless Lazing at Isla de Boracay

Endless Lazing at Isla de Boracay

I think I haven’t missed visiting Boracay, sans one year, since 2008. I don’t know why I keep on going back. I know there are better beaches hidden all over the Philippines but I guess White Beach’s allure is the answer or some Boracay mystery […]

Miss Universe 2016

Miss Universe 2016

I was still a very young lady when the last Miss Universe pageant was held here in the Philippines. I had no means to see the contestants live back then. But I fondly remember the sari-sari stores in our area were selling pictures and paper […]

He Fell In Love

He Fell In Love

And Sky kissed Sea Princess just as before the sun disappeared over the horizon. At the time when different shades of warm orange blast in all directions. Her wavy hair caught some of the dancing lights. Trapped in their crystal like cage, attempting to escape […]

The Historic Hague Decision

The Historic Hague Decision

It was 2012 when our fishermen were blocked by the Chinese coastguard into their traditional fishing grounds called the Scarborough Shoal. The Aquino administration was a newly minted government then and was barely two years old. The past administration faced many challenges, some involved the […]

Thank You, Mr. Aquino

Thank You, Mr. Aquino

These photos were taken at the Day of Valor held last April 9, 2016 at Mt. Samat National Shrine, Pilar, Bataan. It was Mr. Aquino’s last Araw ng Kagitingan as a president. Like a famous celebrity, people were clamoring to hold him or shake his hand. […]

How Do I Save Up for My Travels

How Do I Save Up for My Travels

I have been traveling for several years now. Be it solo, with a buddy or in a group. I am not a travel veteran nor an expert in all its aspects but I have pretty much learned many things that even novice travelers can call as considerable tips. […]

2015

2015

I did not do much traveling last year. But with the few travels I had, I realized one thing. That I would travel for as long as I can afford and as far as my pocket and my itchy feet will take me. Boracay The […]

How I Plan For Long Travels

How I Plan For Long Travels

My upcoming foray to five southeast Asian countries comprise of a 13-day period. In 2012, I have also found my itchy feet exploring three countries namely Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand within ten moon nights.I feel a different kind of thrill when I embark on a […]