Back to the Mountains

I found myself for the third time in the Cordilleras. I actually mean Baguio City but calling it the Cordilleras makes things sound more interesting. The place has become a refuge when the stress level gets alarming and I need a break from the “noise”. Truth be told, there is nothing much [left] for me … Continue reading Back to the Mountains


Cambodia 2016: Visiting Our Khmer Neighbors

This is a long post. In fact this is our longest post to date. It is because we mixed our advices, tips, and recommendations with the narrative of our experience. We'd of course appreciate it if you're going to read everything but we prepared quick notes in the end. Thanks for visiting! Cambodia is a … Continue reading Cambodia 2016: Visiting Our Khmer Neighbors

Revisiting Wartime Philippines in Corregidor Island

For such a small country, the Philippine islands have a colorful history. This makes traveling around the country not only visually satisfying but also knowledge-enriching. Personally, I got several reasons to celebrate the month of February. But my idea of celebration is rarely a fancy dinner or some house party. My preference for minimal human interaction makes … Continue reading Revisiting Wartime Philippines in Corregidor Island

Touring Bohol City, Philippines

I've been quite occupied in the past few months and before I realized it, I was already chasing summer. A summer out-of-town activity is not really a necessity. I've survived many summers doing mundane things expected of me like studying, working, or just enjoying the free time at home; yes, I've long conceded that I … Continue reading Touring Bohol City, Philippines