January 9, 2023

Where to Stay in Siargao: Your Guide to the Best Locations

Where to Stay in Siargao covers all the different accommodation found in the island. They are divided into different locations and prince range and preference.  Well, the secret that is Siargao Island is pretty much out. But compared to the world-renowned Boracay Island or Cebu, Siargao still has that idyllic […]
January 6, 2023

Where to Go in the Philippines in 2023?

Hi there, I’m Jona, a Filipino who left her homecountry to pursue a long-term trip abroad. Here is an honest and updated Philippines Travel Guide and Travel Tips (last updated in January 2023).  I hope you find it useful. If you got questions not answered in the content, please leave […]
October 13, 2022

Siargao’s Magpopongko Rock Pool and Flats: Everything You Need to Know

When you think of Siargao, you think of Cloud 9, local surfers with tight-ass abs—and the past years—the swimming hole named Magpupungko Rock Pool, sometimes spelled Magpopongko Rock Pools and Flats. Magpupungko Rock Pool is definitely one of the most epic spots in Siargao. This natural pool is located in […]
October 8, 2022

Everything You Need to Know about Siargao Surfing

I’m not a surfer. I tried it. I’m not built for it. It requires patience that my mind fails to develop. I did not and most likely do not see the pleasure of paddling towards the waves for 15 minutes only to ride the wave for 5 seconds. Pro surfers […]
October 8, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Siargao Airport (IAO)

I know, the cat is out of the bag. Everyone wants to travel and live in Siargao Island. I don’t know who came up with the tear-shaped metaphor, when you look it up, there is nothing tear-shaped about Siargao at all. Just like its surf swells, the island looks rough […]
August 22, 2022

A Guide to the 20 Best South Cebu Beaches

If you live in Cebu, it is so easy to hop on the bus bound down south and pick one of the beaches you can see from the bus window. Well, that’s what I did back then. There is no question that Cebu is one of the most beautiful places […]
August 22, 2022

Everything You Need to Know: Cebu North Bus Terminal

Are you looking for a guide on Cebu North Bus Terminal? You’ve come to the right place! In this blog post, we will provide a detailed overview of the routes and destinations serviced from Cebu North Bus Terminal. We will also provide some tips on how to make your journey […]
August 22, 2022

Your Ultimate Guide: How to Get from Cebu to Malapascua

I wrote a short story set in Malapascua. It failed as a story. Malapascua, located in northern Cebu, some four hours away from the city, was one of my favorite destinations in Cebu. Almost every month, I found myself aboard the Ceres bus bound to Maya. I made some good […]
August 20, 2022

Your Ultimate Guide: How to Get from Cebu City to Moalboal

Living in Cebu City for almost ten years, I tagged Moalboal and Badian as my personal retreats, away from my metropolitan woes and responsibilities. But Moalboal, for its many conveniences and locals, draws me more. I made several friends here and saw some kids grew up. And while I left […]
August 10, 2022

Experience These 18 Amazing Beaches in Cancun

Who have known Cancun, practically built from the sand up almost 50 years ago, is now Mexico’s number travel destination. It is undeniably the most convenient, accessible, and affordable holiday destination for many Americans and Canadians. For a non-North American like me, Cancun always has that James Franco-ish spring break […]
August 5, 2022

Experience the Amazing Mandala Beach Club Cancun with a Day Pass

Are you looking for the best place to enjoy Cancun’s white-sand beaches and turquoise waters? Who are we kidding? Are you looking for the best place to get wasted, have fun, and find a possible hook-up while enjoying the beach? Look no further than Mandala Beach Club Cancun! This guide […]
August 1, 2022

Cancun Cenotes: 20 Best Cenotes in Cancun You Must Experience

Cancun is a pretty popular resort city in Mexico, whether you’ve paid a visit or not. In that case, you know this is a beautiful place for exciting activities and water sports, breathtaking scenes like the Mayan ruins, and its divine gastronomy. But one of the best activities is exploring […]