SABAH | Kinabalu Park

Still elated from a wonderful day before, I was excited looking forward to exploring some parts of the Kinabalu Park and eventually seeing Mt. Kinabalu, the main reason why I booked this trip. We didn't have an itinerary as we fully trusted our tourist guide/driver, Faizal to bring us to wherever the beautiful sights are … Continue reading SABAH | Kinabalu Park


FEDERAL TERRITORY OF LABUAN | Peace Park & Layang – Layangan Beach

It was only in the afternoon of our 2nd day on the island when we started exploring. There were 7 of us -Ate Fe, Ate Carina, Tito Romy, Tita Medy and Tito Loy and Uncle. Our first stop was at the Layang - Layangan Beach which the moment I took a glimpse of, I was elated. … Continue reading FEDERAL TERRITORY OF LABUAN | Peace Park & Layang – Layangan Beach

BATANGAS | STILTS Calatagan Beach Resort

So, I was (with the rest of the barkada here in the Philippines) at my most favorite getaway place in Batangas (so far) for the 3rd time! And this time around, with one of my childhood friends/kabarkada, ate Glenda who's here for a vacation with her husband Kuya Dayo. Along with us also were (husband … Continue reading BATANGAS | STILTS Calatagan Beach Resort

Our Sabah-Labuan-Brunei Getaway

This trip made me checked geography. I found out that the places we'll go are on an island that is Borneo. It was a 9-day vacation to Sabah and Labuan in Malaysia and Brunei - two countries alongside Indonesia, the political divisions of the island. But the main purpose for me is Mt. Kinabalu which … Continue reading Our Sabah-Labuan-Brunei Getaway

SULYAP Gallery Cafe and Restaurant

The fact that I haven't known about this place until a month ago makes me wonder how on earth this escaped me??? I frequent San Pablo City because of official business and I really had no idea this lovely place exists! My KIND of romantic, old and artistic vibes of the past. That beautiful go-to … Continue reading SULYAP Gallery Cafe and Restaurant

BATANGAS | Pico de Loro Cove

Everytime Eden and Sandra are home for a vacation, the barkada sees to it that we have a simple getaway. After discussing a list of possible places to go to, we along with ate Carina finalized  an overnight stay in Pico De Loro Cove through the generosity of Eric (ironically, he was not able to join us … Continue reading BATANGAS | Pico de Loro Cove

ORIENTAL MINDORO │Towns of Baco and Naujan

We have scheduled a visit to Ritchie's hometown. He is our cousin/barkada who returned for good to his family in Naujan, Oriental Mindoro. Since it's a two-day trip, I suggested that we go to some tourists spots in the area and the neighboring towns. I have on my list the Infinity Farm in Baco and Simbahang Bato, Benilda's in … Continue reading ORIENTAL MINDORO │Towns of Baco and Naujan

A book is a gift you can open again and again. — Garrison Keillor

I remember my constraints while I was growing up but I knew that I love reading and books since I was a child. I started with reading my mother's old copies of Reader's Digest and Health & Home. And finding myself at the school's library browsing the books, magazines, etc. and reading what caught my … Continue reading A book is a gift you can open again and again. — Garrison Keillor