Faces and Places of 2012

In the past years, we dreamed it in bright colors. So when 2012 came, we contained the explosion of eagerness and tantric excitement. The journeys commenced and we kicked the ground  with immense clout. When we finally reached the destinations, we unleashed the restrained wanderlust. So aroused that we were...

published!

Sometime in 2007: Monette: We will be "the" travel blog celebrities.. Ron:  ...

Hello Stranger!

HELLO STRANGER re-collecting memories we often                                                  forget to re-member b e c a u s e   t h e y  a r e                                      f    l    e    e    t    i    n    g e s i and quick to r and mingle with  A  I  R. but such memories PERSIST...

la escala en singapur

"When I thought that I was leaving my family behind, tears welled in my eyes. I felt I was drowning. The horse was nimble; my driver Macario, silent and so was I. What thoughts! What sad reflections!" ~Jose Rizal (May 2, 1882) OKAY! That was...

the living ruins (a photo essay)

Knowing locals and immersing in their everyday lives  are the things that we never failed doing whenever we go out on a trip. It's a leaning, enriching and inspiring experience. It makes us feel like toddlers all over again--ignorant and clueless as blank slates. My favorite subject is people,...