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2017 Year-End Review – Looking Back at All the Special Moments

In just a few more days, 2018 will be upon us! So, I thought I’d take a look back at the amazing moments I...
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Renewing My Philippine Passport at DFA Cebu by Online Appointment

Last Saturday (September 17, 2016), I was able to process the renewal of my passport at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Cebu office....
island hopping tour in Bucas Grande, around Sohoton Cove

Day 02 Bucas Grande (Part 01): Face Off with Fear at Tiktikan Lake

The morning dawned bright and cheery over Bucas Grande. My parents, my sister, and I were awake early, excited to get on with the...
me with my parents at the start of an island hopping tour around Sohoton Cove

Day 01 – Bucas Grande & Siargao: Tales of Travel and Travails

Few years ago, my family never understood my love for travel. They always looked at me strangely whenever I read nothing but travel sites...

Expenses and Activities Breakdown: Bucas Grande and Siargao (Philippines)

Want to visit Sohoton in Bucas Grande and want to visit Siargao too? Why not do both?! This is exactly what my family did...
Mangodlong Rock's white-sand beach

Camotes Weekend Part 02: The Lake and the Sea, and Port Craziness

We woke up early in order to do some more exploring around Camotes before heading back to Cebu that afternoon. First, we availed of...
Exploring Camotes Island, Philippines - a neighboring island of Cebu.

Camotes Weekend Part 01: The Port Torture, Spelunking and Chilling

When the wanderlust is strong, I am powerless to resist. And so I found myself one Friday night scrolling through Agoda's pages, searching for...
Camotes budget and itinerary details (Philippines)

Weekend Itinerary for Camotes & a Review of Coco Grove Resort

Hi everyone, I had the opportunity to visit Camotes on a weekend and I'm sharing to you here our spur-of-the-moment, unplanned itinerary. We stayed at...
Mantigue Island, Camiguin

2-Day Camiguin Itinerary: Fast But Easy

Camiguin is one of the most beautiful places in the Philippines that I've visited so far. The air is fresh, the people are super...

Goodbye 2015! It was a Blast!

It's the last day of 2015 and looking back at all the shining moments for me this year seems to be in order. So...

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