Looking for atypical weekend getaway near Davao City? Look no further as Samal Mango Haven Resort and Spa offers affordable and quirky way to de-stress. The resort has this laid-back provincial vibe set in a mango orchard overlooking Davao gulf. Continue reading
With misconstrued and hasty generalization from news channels, it’s likely for anyone in Luzon, Visayas and the rest of the world to assume that Mindanao is unsafe, chaotic, and infested with terrorist. Though Mindanao is not crime-free but definitely it is not worse as how the media presents it.
In my desire to prove that going to this part of the archipelago is perfectly safe, I decided to up the ante by going to the southernmost province of the Philippines… Tawi-tawi! Continue reading
Hello there. It has been quite a while since I’ve had a blog entry. Procrastination plays the major part, as always. Anyway, before my lazy self gets the best of me I’ll recount the local travel I had few weeks ago. So here it goes… Continue reading
My top 7 Philippine dream destinations (in no particular order) were: Batanes, Bohol, Boracay, Camiguin, Palawan, Siargao and Vigan. This year, I’ve finally ticked off all of them. I’ve completed my local travel bucket list and was able to give my mom a birthday present. Talk about hitting two birds with one stone. Yay! Continue reading
Our weekend trekking to Lake Holon was amazing. Camping and a guided tour with my good friends to a place we’ve never been before really was a good idea. To top it all, all planning of our trip was taken care of by an experienced tour leader.
When you’re friends with someone who loves exploring offbeat local spots, going to unconventional destination is easy. Even when you’re pressed with time! Continue reading
The Philippine archipelago has endless beach resorts to choose from. So, my friends and I decided to explore one in an island at the southern tip of Davao Occidental. Continue reading
My friends and I agreed on trying something new before 2015 ends. And so, an outdoor adventure in Cebu was set. Continue reading
This is how a moment of obtuseness got me to save US$150 from my supposedly USD250 budget trip in Burma/Myanmar. Continue reading