Travel guide to Biliran and Cuatro Islas in Leyte

Travel guide to Biliran and Cuatro Islas

Now here’s the technical part of our trip from last time: a travel guide to Biliran and Cuatro Islas in Inopacan, Leyte. Exploring Biliran and Cuatro Islas in 4-5 days is actually a stretch. I know it’s common for local backpackers to move around a lot in order to see as many places as possible. Still, […]

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Biliran and Leyte: Sorry, we didn’t really hit it off

Milky Way in Biliran

Travel is a bit like meeting someone new. You either click or you don’t. As much as the neighboring provinces Biliran and Leyte offer nice attractions — multitudes of waterfalls, islands, scenic rice fields — I can’t say that these are my favorite. In fact, our visit here will probably go down to my list of least […]

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How Traveling Changed my Life (Hint: It Didn’t)

Marimegmeg beach in El Nido, Palawan

Recently, there’d been rounds of stories around the theme “How Travel Changed my Life” as promoted by an online booking website. I’d like to write about my answer to this. It didn’t. I don’t want to sound anti-climatic, but there goes. The most that I can say about traveling is that I met some wonderful […]

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6 Things You Didn’t Know About Travel Blogging

Things you didn't know about travel blogging

Oh you know, just a list of things I found out for myself after a year of blogging. I intended to publish this a long time ago, but it got lost in one of my gazillion drafts. I know some of you here can relate or at least understand. If you have a (travel) blog yourself, […]

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Tambobong Beach and Cabongaoan Beach in Pangasinan: Road Trip on a Weekend

Tambobong Beach in Dasol, Pangasinan

This year, before official summer began, we went for a weekend road trip to Pangasinan. We visited Tambobong Beach in Dasol and Cabongaoan Beach including the infamous “Death Pool” in Burgos along with friends we’d met in our recent travel to Siargao. Pangasinan is my mother’s hometown. As far as I know, it doesn’t have […]

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