Category Archive: Nature

Buguias: Northern Philippines’ Vegetable Basket and More

Most often over-shadowed by other Benguet towns, Buguias primarily serves as stop-over or just that regular town being passed by buses carrying visitors to Bontoc, and Sagada. Recently, its neighbor Atok is slowly… Continue reading

The Art and Sci of Bonsai

As a kid, I have always been fascinated with plants, animals, and nature in general. Whenever I get to reminisce my childhood days, I smile recalling those weekends I get to do some… Continue reading

Betcha Bye BALI Wow

After a grueling 2-week, work-related trips around Central Thailand and Java in Indonesia, I spent my then untouched annual leave in Bali.  My original plan was to go to Jeju Island in Korea… Continue reading

Aigoo, Agoo Eco-Park (La Union)

In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks. – John Muir With the mere mention of La Union, the first thing that comes to one’s mind is the surf… Continue reading

Tales from Trakai (Lithuania)

“The way to read a fairy tale is to throw yourself in.” ― W.H. Auden Trakai, a town in Lithuania located south-west of its capital Vilnius and is a former capital city of… Continue reading

Memories of Anawangin Cove: Zambales, PH

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. – Dr. Seuss This is a flashback post. It’s been 12 years and 7 months since the first… Continue reading

I AmSterDam: The Netherlands

I’d be lying if I say I didn’t want to go and visit Amsterdam. My yearning to see this city intensified when I was reading the book “The Fault in Our Stars”. Three… Continue reading

South Palms Resort Panglao (Bohol, PH)

Every time I stand before a beautiful beach, its waves seem to whisper to me: If you choose the simple things and find joy in nature’s simple treasures, life and living need not… Continue reading

Vessel Hostel (San Juan, La Union)

Beyond beds, books and beers, hostel stay is life. — no_juan_is_an_island When I was in college, La Union has been our go-to destination if we wanted a quick weekend getaway. With its proximity… Continue reading

Yehliu Geopark (Taiwan)

While most tourists spend their time exploring Taiwan’s capital, Taipei – my friends and I opted to visit one of the country’s prime geopark in its northern part. The Yehliu Geopark serves as… Continue reading