What do you do when you need to wash your face but no clean water’s available? Use micellar water, that’s what. But what’s micellar water? Learn more now.
Fun Outdoor Activities Near Manila I’ve compiled a short list of my outdoor activity blogs for those seeking a fun and budget-friendly rendezvous this summer. All of these places (save for Baler) can be done on a day trip. Hopefully, this will give you ideas on how to make the next month or […]
Boracay: From Pristine Paradise to Unsustainable Tourist Trap? The post below on Boracay was originally published on my personal Facebook account. Boracay is touted as having one of the best beaches in the world, and yet the place has suffered in recent years due to unabated tourism-related activities that threaten to ruin its paradise-like […]
Travel reflections of a weekend warrior I was browsing through my Facebook news feed earlier this month when I chanced upon this photo by Eddie the Explorer: That got me into thinking. People groaning on Mondays and anticipating the weekend on Fridays is a well-known scenario. A weekend is something those with […]
Sigiriya on my mind Lovely Sri Lanka I soaked in the raw beauty of Sri Lanka a decade or so ago as a tourist on holiday. It’s a lovely country with warm and hospitable people, natural landscapes, and a rich cultural heritage. Among the places I’d recommend visiting are Kandy (for its breathtaking views), […]
Leaving your comfort zone isn’t comforting, but it will do you good You know those quotes you read online about comfort zones? Magic happens outside your comfort zone. Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. Great things never came from comfort zones. I agree with them. I am fully convinced […]