Taipei 101 & Elephant Mountain (Best Views of Taipei + Travel Tips)

Taipei 101 and Elephant Mountain Travel Guide Blog

Taipei 101 is one of Taiwan's most popular tourist attractions and most photographed landmark. One of the reasons why I've been wanting to visit Taiwan is to see and climb the famed Taipei 101. That is why, when we were planning this trip, I made sure that a visit to Taipei 101's observatory is included in our itinerary. So before flying to Taipei, we booked in advance our discounted Taipei 101 observatory tickets via Klook.com.

MASBATE & TICAO ISLANDS TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 with DIY Itinerary and Budget

Masbate Travel Guide How To Get There Accommodations Transportation Itinerary Expenses and Contact Details
Masbate Travel Guide 2018 with DIY Itinerary and Budget

Planning a trip to Masbate?

There are many tourist spots and attractions and awesome things to do in Masbate that are waiting to be explored. This Masbate and Ticao Island Travel Guide 2018 will give you useful information on how to get there, transportation, hotels in Masbate City, DIY itinerary, contact persons and more. I hope this travel guide will help you in planning a memorable Masbate adventure!

Christmas celebrations in Armenia and Georgia

Christmas celebrations in Armenia and Georgia

Christmas is the most important holiday with traditions celebrated in every Christian country. Today we’ll tell you about the interesting traditions of Christmas celebration in Armenia and Georgia – two hospitable countries of the South Caucasus.

Vocational Schools of Hotels and Restaurants


Professional culinary artists and the hospitality industry personnel are training future chefs, bakers, baristas, hospitality (hotel/resort) personnel year-round. Carrying a lifetime of skills and experiences by teaching future professionals who dream of working side-by-side by other talented and creative minds have a chance to enroll in one of these types of vocational schools. If you are interested in the hotel and restaurant industry, then you'll want to start looking into what's available today.

TRAVEL TIPS: 10 Things To Know Before You Go To Cambodia this 2018

Cambodia Travel Guide Blog Phnom Penh Siem Reap Tips

Recently, we traveled to Phnom Penh and Siem Reap in Cambodia. It was a 6-day adventure and we really had an awesome time.

Sometimes, even if you carefully planned your trip, there are things that you will miss in the planning process. Let me share to you some of the things that (I think) I should have known before traveling to Cambodia.

Cruise from Manila with SuperStar Virgo and World Dream In 2018!

Cruise from Manila with SuperStar Virgo and World Dream In 2018!

Cruising has never been easier as Genting Cruise Lines’ brands, Star Cruises and Dream Cruises bring to the thriving Filipino travel market the ultimate cruising experience, all from their own backyard of Manila!

Gather your family and friends this holiday season to plan on getting onboard these specially-curated, quality Asian itineraries fit to sate Filipinos’ hunger for travel.

MUST-DO IN TAIWAN: Jiufen Village and Northeast Coast Tour in New Taipei City, Taiwan

What to do in Taiwan Jiufen Old Village and Northeast Coast Tour

It was cold, gloomy, and raining hard when we explored Jiufen Old Village and the Northeast Coast of Taiwan. But despite the unfavorable weather, we enjoyed our time exploring New Taipei City.

Joining a group tour that we booked online via Klook.com, we rode a private van and traveled from Taipei to New Taipei City. Passing through fishing villages and pastoral farmlands along the coastal hi-way, I was amazed when I saw the coastline along the hi-way. It reminds me of Batanes! The winding road, coastline, the huge waves, the cliffs and rock formations looks the same with Batanes. WOW!

RESORTS IN SIQUIJOR: Adayo Cove Resort (Review)

List of Siquijor Hotels and Resorts

The best way to visit the island of Siquijor and to enjoy its many tourist spots and attractions is to spend a night or two on the island. What's good about this tiny province located off the coast of Dumaguete City is that, it offers a wide array of accommodations to choose from. From high-end and luxurious beach resorts, to affordable mid-range hotels, and backpackers hostels, there will always be an ideal place for you to stay that will fit your budget.

THINGS TO DO IN TAIWAN: Eat, Shop, and Wander at the Best Night Markets in Taipei

Recommended Night Markets in Taipei Taiwan

Forget about bars and night clubs. The night markets are the best places to visit at night when in Taiwan!

Food trip and shopping are two of the best ways to enjoy a visit to Taiwan. And that's what we did every single night when we were there. During our 5-day Taipei Taiwan adventure, we were able to have a taste of the different flavors and cuisines it offers. We also enjoyed our time shopping and strolling in Taipei’s many night markets. It's certainly a great way to experience the night life with the locals as well as the visiting tourists.

Peaceful and Relaxing Stay at Sta. Monica Beach Club in Dumaguete City

Resorts in Dumaguete Sta Monica Beach Club

Dumaguete City has always been one of my favorite cities in the Visayas region. Dubbed as the "City of Gentle People," the its calm and laid back environment make me always want to visit it. That is why, whenever I visit Dumaguete, I always make sure that every stay will be relaxed and memorable. And there is no better way to have a relaxing stay in the city than staying in a nice hotel or resort.

Etihad Airways introduces a range of comfort items and amenities for purchase on selected flights

Etihad Airways introduces a range of comfort items and amenities for purchase on selected flights

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – In addition to its complimentary inflight service and hospitality offering, Etihad Airways has introduced a selection of inflight products aimed at enhancing the travel experience and providing more choice for its guests in Economy Class. The items are available for purchase at attractive prices on a selected number of routes to and from Abu Dhabi.

TOP PICKS: 3 Awesome Ways to Explore and Discover Taipei, Taiwan

Things to do in Taipei Taiwan for First-timers

Taipei is such a charming City. Historical sites, architectural landmarks, food destinations, shopping, and more! These are just some of the reasons why you should visit Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan.

Since November 1, 2017, Filipinos can now enter Taiwan, visa-free! We didn't let this opportunity pass and quickly booked a flight to Taipei and had an awesome 5-day adventure in Taiwan from November 18-22, 2017. We visited Taipei's many tourist spots and attractions, tasted its local flavors, experienced its culture, and learned many things about its vibrant past. With this, let me share to you my 3 best ways on how to conveniently explore and discover Taipei.

TOP PICKS: 10 Best Things To Do in Dumaguete City (Tourist Spots and Attractions)

Top Things to do in Dumaguete Tourist Spots and attractions

Dumaguete is a very relaxed and laid back city. Known as the "City of Gentle People," and a popular University Town, it is a convenient gateway to various tourist spots and attractions in Negros Oriental, to the island of Siquijor, as well as to the Southern towns of Cebu. Whenever I am in Dumaguete City, everything seems to slow down, and all I want to do is just to relax, enjoy a slow paced life, go on a food trip, and just do nothing.

DFA Passport Appointment Slots for January to March 2018 are NOW AVAILABLE!

DFA Passport Appointment Slots fro January to March 2018 are NOW AVAILABLE!

The lack of appointment slots for passport application or renewal has always been a problem in the past. It's so hard to get a slot at DFA's passport appointment system. What seems to be the problem? I have some friends from Manila who even flew to Puerto Princesa City, Palawan just to have their passports renewed because it's the only place where there are available slots. That's too much hassle right?

Worry no more! The Department of Foreign Affairs heard our appeal to open more slots so that more Filipinos could apply or renew their passports!


Ho Chi Minh - Phnom Penh - Siem Reap itinerary

When I am just starting to travel, I always make sure that I create a detailed itinerary before I go on a trip.

But now, I believe that I am not anymore that type of traveler. I usually just read blogs, research on the places I'm planning to visit, and ask friends for recommendations. Then I just draft a rough itinerary in my mind. It's not very detailed, so there would always be some space for surprises, detours, and misadventures. Hahaha!

"Lumina: Walkway of Lights" at Resorts World Manila

Resorts World Manila Christmas Lights Tunnel Walkway

Indeed, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year!

Just recently, Resorts World Manila unveiled their newest attraction and definitely an Instagram-worthy spot in Metro Manila. Dubbed as the "brightest and longest lighted indoor corridor in the Philippines," Lumina: Walkway of Lights is a stunning spectacle of lights that will surely be a delight for everyone.

Christmas Shines at Bayview Park Hotel Manila!

Hotels in Manila Bayview Park Hotel Christmas Packages

As they say, the Philippines celebrates the world's longest Christmas season. It's a much-awaited season, celebrated with songs, gift giving, a lot of flickering lights, sumptuous food, and a long season of yuletide events and activities. Indeed, nothing beats the Christmas season in the Philippines.

SIQUIJOR BUDGET TRAVEL GUIDE 2018: Things to do, Tourist Spots, DIY Itinerary, Expenses, and More!

2018 Siquijor Budget Travel Guide

Planning a trip to Siquijor? Dubbed as the "Island of Fire" or "Isla del Fuego" by the Spaniards, it is the 3rd smallest province in the Philippines, next to the island province of Camiguin and Batanes. A whole day of adventure is a good itinerary if you want to see and experience most of Siquijor's famous tourist spots and attractions. Nature, churches, beaches, lovely Siquijornons, and a lot more! These are just some of the reasons why Siquijor is one of my top favorite destinations among all the 81 province in the Philippines that I've been to.

HOTELS IN SINGAPORE: Hotel Re! @ Pearl's Hill, Chinatown

Ultimate List of Top Best Hotels in Singapore

Looking for a nice hotel in Singapore that is neither cheap nor expensive? Check out Hotel Re! @ Pearl's Hill!

When we were planning our recent 5-day Singapore adventure, we wanted a hotel near an MRT Station for easy access to Singapore's major tourist attractions. For this trip, we chose to stay for 5 days and 4 nights at Hotel Re! @ Pearl's Hill. It is a boutique hotel with a modern retro theme located in Chinatown, Singapore. It is near MRT stations and bus stops, shops, shopping malls, as well as to the hawkers stalls, restaurants and food plaza in Chinatown area.