February 1, 2018
Yogyakarta Travel Guide Borobudur Temple

YOGYAKARTA TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 | Things to Do in Yogyakarta 2018

YOGYAKARTA TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 | Things to Do in Yogyakarta | All right, let me start this with a little narrative that requires your five-minute attention span. If you can’t stomach a little storytelling, you can simply skip the first part and proceed to the next where the usuals—ranging from how to get to Yogyakarta and what to do in Yogyakarta—are answered. PART 1: YOGYAKARTA TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 | A Lesson on Pronunciation and Our Earthliness Our story started with a lesson on pronunciation and holiday traffic: first, it is Jogja or Jogjakarta for the locals—a little trick in replacing the […]
November 26, 2017
Taipei Travel Guide Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall 1

TAIPEI TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 | Top Things to Do in Taipei

Taiwan is a rising destination for many of us who are curious of how is life in a developed country that doesn’t struggle against the chaotic and problematic public transport, uncollected heaps of trash along the streets, unlit alleyways, snatchers at gunpoint [I personally witnessed this], and all the daily dilemmas that ill and plague developing countries like mine. Or yours. Or probably not. That being said, I’m running a series of Taiwan Travel Guide. My partner and I spent an entire month of exploring Taiwan. Let me start with our personally experienced Taipei Travel Guide. So many things to do in […]
November 24, 2017
Cebu Travel Guide Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary

CEBU TRAVEL GUIDE 2018: Some New Things to Do in Cebu City from a Cebuana

I had lived for fifteen years in Cebu City. First to pursue my degree. Then I hopped from one job to another right after college. A part ot this travel guide was published Rappler on August 6, 2016 as an insider’s look on Cebu City. As you read through, you would realize that this is not the usual travel guide to Cebu City. It is a mix of the usual tourist attractions (Magellan’s Cross, Taoist Temple, and Tops) and the things I loved doing as a local. This is a mixture of walking destinations, trekking destinations, art and music scenes. I […]
November 22, 2017
Philippines Travel Guide

EL NIDO TRAVEL GUIDE 2017 | Things to Do in El Nido, Palawan

An Updated El Nido Travel Guide 2018. Things to do in El Nido 2018 (Written in February 2017. Edited November 2017) PALAWAN, PHILIPPINES | Some years ago, I traveled solo to Coron, Palawan with the intention of meeting and interviewing the Tagbanuas. I did meet the chief, some of the rightful owners of the place, but I did not make it to Calamian Island. A woman traveling solo to their place would mostly likely got married off with a Tagbanua, and it would be next to impossible to leave the island, I have been warned. If I were not in […]