What is Mizu? In Japanese, it literally means “water.” Why a restaurant offering delectable sushi and sashimi be named that? Well, I can only guess. Here’s my theory: Mizu is a fish-focused restaurant (the restaurant serves creatures that come from water). I tried to search for the history of the restaurant’s name via their official website […]
Aguinid Falls in Samboan may not be the largest, most awe-inspiring waterfall in Cebu yet it’s definitely worth seeing especially if you’re already in Oslob, South Cebu. Make this side-trip and you’ll have great stories to bring home.
Maybe it’s the traveler’s mistake. Maybe it’s the local’s mistake. When visiting a popular tourist destination like Sumilon Island during summer season, here’s a quick story that can lessen your disappointment.
Siquijor has long sparked my fascination for the supernatural. With its folk healing festivals, odd inn names, and potions sold as souvenirs, curious tourists (like me and Neil) wanted to see what it’s really like. So we decided it was time we visit Siquijor. Hope this rough guide works for you.
Malapascua Island welcomes those who travel in February with slightly wild and wavy seas. But the waves were not as playful as they were in Carnaza Island or Apo Island on my recent visit. What brought me to Malapascua? I thought you wouldn’t ask! Well, I’ve been wondering what this island has in store for a […]
I always get asked what is the best place to visit in the Philippines. To be honest, I’m quite hesitant to give a definitive answer, since it really is a matter of personal opinion. The fact that you have so many different islands to choose from, and each of them has a unique vibe, makes […]
No matter how many times you visit Metro Manila (which consists of four cities and 13 municipalities), the ever-changing metropolis never ceases to surprise. On my longest visit to the city last April, I tried to cram as many things to do, places to explore and people to see. Living in Metro Manila for a […]
What makes a meal memorable? Is it the company? 😀 The type of cuisine? 🍱 Or the exquisite dessert? 🍰 Give yourself a few minutes to think. It’s not so hard to pick them out, right? After all, we don’t remember most meals we had while we were traveling. Don’t you wish you wear a memory chip that just replays […]