Category Archive: Travel

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

Germany: Potsdam Post

Potsdam – a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the capital of Brandenburg, is a must visit place when you are in Berlin for its close proximity to the German capital. Located along the banks… Continue reading

Thailand: Aye, Ayutthaya!

  Ayutthaya, Thailand. Ayutthaya is a city in Thailand, north of Bangkok. It used to be the capital of the Kingdom of Siam, and was then a prosperous international trading port. Today, it… Continue reading

Greece: Athens x Thessaloniki

Sharing some photos taken during 2 occasions I got to visit the Land of Gods and Storytellers. Travelled to Thessaloniki in May 2017, and then got the chance to see Athens in May… Continue reading

Musandam: A Dose of an Omani Dhow Cruise

I was in Dubai for a business trip when one of my UAE-based friends suggested that we visit Oman on a weekend. As neighbouring countries, Oman can be accessed by land. One frequently… Continue reading

Waterfalls of Kennon Road (Benguet, PH)

Many quiet rivers start from noisy waterfalls, but none of them jumps and does not foam up to the sea. But it is often a sign of great peace of mind, and hidden… Continue reading

Aran Cave (Benguet, PH)

Spelunking or caving is about exhilarating exploration, discovering a furtive underground landscape of stalactites and stalagmites, caverns and crevices where seemingly creepy silence echoes. The ghostly feeling these concealed wonders, and all that it… 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

Don’t Hurry, Worry

Some six (or seven) years ago, I entertained the idea of wanting to set foot on all 81 provinces in the Philippines. The goal seems far-fetched until I noticed that after a couple… Continue reading