*WARNING: FOOD IS NON-HALAL. CONTAINS MOUTH-WATERING DESCRIPTIONS AND PHOTOS OF MEAT. READ AT YOUR OWN RISK* Asia is the biggest continent of the world. I mean with forty-eight (48) countries, … Continue reading Bak Kut Teh VS. Humba: Battle of the Braised Pork!
Hokkien Cuisine, originally called as Fujian Cuisine, is a native cooking style from China’s Fujian Province. It is known to be subtle yet full of flavor, soft and tender and … Continue reading The Trinity of Hokkien Cuisine: Hokkien Mee, Lor Bak, Otak-otak
Still rings in my ear what my friend said, “Nothing but the best,” and this rings so true to my experience with Malaysian food. On my first day in Penang, … Continue reading Penang’s Famous Nasi Kandar: Line Clear
I honestly don’t know where to begin. Last night was an incredibly emotional moment for me and even as I type this now I can feel my eyes start to … Continue reading Moments and Epiphanies at the Lantern Festival: Finally Living My Dreams
You see, I’m a HUGE fan of noodles and I will try just about any noodle dish out there so I can find more favorites to add to my list. … Continue reading Chilli Pan Mee Will Be Your Next Favorite Noodle Dish
Why Singapore, right? I thought of the exact same thing when I was planning my trip around Southeast Asia, especially bearing in mind I have to be a penny pincher … Continue reading 7 Ways to Make Your Singapore Trip Affordable
Siargao to me is my home. I first lived in General Luna (GL) in 2015 and came back again this year but lived outside of GL. Things have been drastically … Continue reading Where to Eat in Siargao
‘Tis the season to be jolly! For avocados are in season ❤ For my US readers, I’m told there’s no such thing as “seasonal fruit” in your land. However, here … Continue reading How to Make a KILLER Guacamole
I’ve tried hostels several times for brief stays like two or three nights. Recently, I tried staying in one for three weeks! The experiences have been great overall. I had … Continue reading Hostel Etiquette: How to Behave When Bunking with Other People
Ohmaghaaad. I cannot count the number of Facebook statuses or the number of people who have expressed a great deal of frustration they go through trying to renew their passports … Continue reading Want to Renew Your Passport Faster? Here’s How.
If you haven’t read yet, I posted an article about a few tips on how you can get your passport renewal process faster. You might wonder why I would renew … Continue reading Cebu to Dumaguete (Passport Renewal) Budget and Itinerary