Category Archives: Places

Destination: Davao (Davao City, Samal and Talicud Islands)

Davao, nowadays most popularly known to be the home of the 16th President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, is located in the southeastern portion of Mindanao. The Davao Region is composed of five provinces namely Davao Del Norte, Davao Del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao Occidental, and Compostela Valley. Davao City is the Region’s Center and […]
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Books For Less 2016

Last year, I wrote about my Books For Less experience here. Recently, the same link went around again and some thought that it was current. I received inquiries and post comments about it. Well, good news is – Books For Less has released the new dates of this year’s book warehouse. I apologize for not […]
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Art BGC: A Walk of Art

Maybe inspiration, maybe a simple joy, maybe a view, a colorful view rather than just blank walls.

Destination Batanes (2016)

Itinerary, expenses, etc

Batanes Accommodation: Timetravel Lodge

Where to stay in Batanes?

The Discipline of Saving Up for a Travel

This isn’t the first time I was asked about trip cost right after a travel. Some probably think my friends and I have a million peso travel bank to pull resources from. We do not. I don’t.

Art Fair 2016 : Art for Everyone

Art Fair Philippines did it again! They have, once again, fulfilled their mission to turn our eyes to the works of our Filipino art practitioners. In one place, they brought together local and international artists, enthusiasts, collectors, fans, and curious individuals. Last year, I couldn’t help but share my top ten favorites. Never take my word for it. Hope […]
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Destination El Nido Paradise (2015)

In early 2013, I found myself wanting to venture Palawan to feel lit up, energized, and utterly alive. Palawan‘s reputation precedes itself – so many amazing places to go, so many things to do, so little time. I spent my first time in May of 2013 in its capital city, Puerto Princesa. Aside from the […]
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A Warehouse of Books for Less

Thousands of books at Php 20 each? Yes. Believe it. Thousands of books being sold in a warehouse setting can be an overdose for book lovers. It’s not a rainbows-and-butterflies experience like when you get to an air conditioned bookstore at a mall. But am sure any book lover won’t mind. I got the information […]
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Food Stop: Books and Beans Cafe and Restaurant

Sometimes I feel like I cannot stay in one place. My itchy travel feet always bring me somewhere. When am not out of my town exploring, I find myself trying little adventures here and there. A coffee lover, I like visiting new coffee shops, especially those that promote local coffee. I pass by Books and […]
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