Santiago: Ilocos Sur (PH)

Whenever Ilocos Sur is brought up as a travel destination, the outright attraction that come up is Vigan with its ancestral houses, and cobblestone street, and old churches. But there is more to… Continue reading

Random Thoughts about Life & Love

So here is to veering away from my usual posts. Admittedly, I do not feel inspired to make an entry here in my WordPress account the past weeks. So many travel backlogs that… Continue reading

Riga, Latvia: An Art Nouveau Mecca

Art Nouveau architecture in Latvia’s capital, Riga, makes up about 1/3rd of all the buildings in the center of the city. This makes Riga the city with the highest concentration of Art Nouveau… Continue reading

LA UNION: Immuki Island of Balaoan

And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who do not believe in magic will never… Continue reading

Year-End Gratitude Post

Don’t wait for inspiration. Be the inspiration. Before the great 2017 ends, attached herewith is a collage of the 30 countries i have visited and 7 Philippine mountains I have scaled (not included… Continue reading

Travel Memorabilia

Hello friends! It has been more than a month the least time I have made an entry here. I just came from yet another pretty tiresome, but definitely fun-filled series of travels. I… Continue reading

Casablanca (Morocco)

When I told a few of my friends that I am going to Morocco, majority of them said that I should go and see Marrakesh and Fez as these are the must-see places… Continue reading

Philippines’ Beaches: What’s Not to Love?

The Philippines, being an archipelago, is dotted with innumerable pristine, sparkling beaches. Some white, others black, a few brown, and surprisingly pink too! We have beaches that are as fine as talcum powder… Continue reading

Baguio is Home

You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it’s all right. — Maya Angelou Sometimes I feel there‚Äôs a love-hate kind of relationship that exists… Continue reading

Captivating Auckland City

From among the cities I have been the past 12 months, I have left a piece of myself in the City of Sails. The moment I have set foot in Auckland, I knew… Continue reading