The day began at 3am, NAIA Terminal 3. All three of us were so sleepy, having had a few hours of sleep. We arrived in Mactan at 5:30, not knowing where exactly to go since the seminar starts at 9:30. I suggested that we check in at a cheap hotel so we can sleep for at least a couple of hours, then go back for … Continue reading 18 hours in Cebu
The only thing I know about our Mother’s Day weekend trip to San Antonio, Pundaquit, Zambales is that we will go camping and see Anawangin and Capones Island. What I didn’t expect was the numinous impression that Nagsasa Island would leave in my sensibilities. The Aeta community is doing a great job in keeping the entire area clean. I guess I have to thank my … Continue reading Yearning for Nagsasa
You love our beaches? Take nothing but photos and souvenirs; leave nothing but your footprints. The Footprints Project – PhilippineBeaches.org. Continue reading The Footprints Project – PhilippineBeaches.org
I love the Philippines! I was born here, and here is where I will breathe my last. There are so many reasons to love my country. One of them is that it is indeed fun to be here, not just because of the sights, but because of the people you meet. Last year, I had the chance to visit three of the most visited provinces … Continue reading Fun Philippines
I had no expectations of Bacolod when we landed. I was just glad I had some of my favourite people with me on the trip. From the airport, we went straight to a restaurant called Imay’s for dinner with our host family. I wasn’t that hungry, but the food was glorious — from the scallops melting in my mouth to the crispy pata flirting in … Continue reading Smile – you’re in Bacolod!