a historical staycation

The stretch of EDSA was once again filled with a familiar plea, the burning rage smolders the sea of citizens converging under the flyover of EDSA corner Ortigas Avenue, melting their thousand appeals to one single voice. January 20, 2001. The ousted president fled the palace...

get a room: review of hotel 878 libis

Sometime in 2008, when college stress warrants regular weekend partying and the age when sobriety is a social taboo, I surrendered myself to the lures of alcohol inebriation and temptations of pounding bass sounds of the old strips of Malate. One Sunday morning when the humming...

20th Travel Tour Expo 2013: Pinoys’ Gateway to the World

Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA), in cooperation with the Tourism Promotions Board, brings back the 20th Travel Tour Expo 2013 at the SMX Convention Halls in Pasay City. Dubbed as Gateway to Getaways, Chairperson (20th Travel Tour Expo) Aileen Clemente and President (PTAA) John Paul Cablaza promise...

manila revisited | intramuros in a new light

My heart used to enter the gates of a state university that is housed in the place that is built by blood and stone. It stole silent kisses in the nooks and crannies of the famed walled-city known for its marriage to history. It walked...