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
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
Nearly 500 years ago, Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigated the world. In the wake of his expedition, a sailboat under the Swiss flag is off to a four-year expedition to map out … Continue reading On Board the Fleur de Passion on an Ocean Mapping Expedition Around the World
Fashionista is the last thing anyone will call me. I don’t have an elaborate style. I like simple, comfortable, and a little stylish every now and then. I grew up … Continue reading Can’t find clothes that fit you perfectly? I have a little secret to share!
FOOD Steamed rice — ah, every Cebuano’s comfort food. No, it’s not just plain white rice steamed to its fluffiness. It’s fried rice topped with pork stew, much like a … Continue reading #HowComesHome: Cebu’s Iconic Dimsum Restaurant Returns
If you’re still wondering where to go for Christmas this year, let me help you with that dilemma! BE Grand Resort in Bohol is probably one of the best choices … Continue reading Treat yourself to a Grand Holiday Trip this Christmas
WATCH MY VIDEO BELOW Last night, my friend Charlene decided last minute to head on over to Eastern Hub, a restaurant in Guadalupe, run by a Syrian fellow, Alaa, alongside … Continue reading Eastern Hub: Serving REAL and Authentic Arabic Food in Cebu
When people ask me where to take friends and visitors out for food, I must admit I sometimes struggle to think of a place that’s affordable, clean, and showcases another … Continue reading Cebuano food must-tries beyond lechon and fried food
If you grew up in the Philippines or have been here long enough to observe the food culture, a lot of the dishes are fried. If not fried, however they’re … Continue reading Where you can find my favorite ngo hiong place in Cebu
I can remember several years ago, I would notice a friend post a lot of Facebook updates of her snorkeling. She’d always express her big love for the ocean and … Continue reading My first freediving experience with the Sawum Freedivers group