My family is a bit traditional in many ways. Here is how New Year’s Eve is celebrated in the Philippines.
Siquijor is said to be an island of witches. Here’s my experience of a different kind of magic when I went to this Island of Fire in the Visayas.
Here are things you can do in Saigon (HCMC), Vietnam for a few days.
As you travel more in Asia, you will probably encounter signs that are supposed to be in English but are hard to understand. Oftentimes, they become a source of amusement.
Recently, I took a Vietnamese friend to take a ride in the Pasig River Ferry Service, starting from Guadalupe and ending in Quiapo. I confess that it was my longest trip so far, and I was quite enchanted at the changes in the river that had previously been so polluted that mere mention of its…
Puerto Galera is best known for its marine biodiversity. There is another thing though, that Puerto Galera offers visitors: that of a lively nightlife. Watch the fire dancers of Puerto Galera show off their craft!
Kota Kinabalu is famous for Mt. Kinabalu, one of the highest mountains in Southeast Asia. Here are other things to do in Kota Kinabalu.
Want to backpack in Northern Philippines? Here’s a suggested itinerary.
I’m going to Jakarta soon. Any tips on what to do there?
If you are in Shanghai and have a bit of time, don’t miss going to Tongli, just 2 hours away. This small, water town is so charming and serene you won’t want to leave. China’s Sex Museum is here too!
If you want to find out how Filipinos observe Easter, go spend the Holy Week in Pampanga where they still hold live crucifixions as a form of penance.
Mt. Gulugod Baboy in Mabini, Batangas is a must for those who appreciate beauty and seek the serenity that only being up in the mountains can bring.