"The" Backpack

we ultimately believe in providence and this is the answer to our blog a month ago http://flipntravels.wordpress.com/2009/07/26/calling-sponsors/ ladies, gentlemen (and everything in between) presenting...

ultimate explorers' movie of the year

I'm the kind of person who would fall asleep watching Saw series. Cliches and lame copied scenes would enrage me. And post-movie anorexia happens if a film involves cheap CGI, stupid scripts and John Lloyd Cruz in it. I watched UP yesterday. It was my first...

Northwest seat sale!

Hail the seat sales! My ever coveted visa is ready but my bank account is in no shape to take a US tour. But if you guys are fit for the ultimate American dream vacation, then you must take advantage of this...

Singapore is a "Fine" City

With great power comes great responsibility. And like Singapore, greatness can mean a lot of restrictions. No wonder the place is spic and span! We Filipinos should learn a thing or two from them...

going chicken-crazy in singapore

In the first world island at the southern-most tip of the mainland Asia, life is busy and fast paced. People move faster, eat quicker and travel from point A to B in a break-neck speed. Even the escalators in public places runs faster than the...

ninoy

  a blanket of haze and smog still cover this land, your absence left your people longing. you kissed the soil with blood. your tinged countrymen are still running towards the horizon where the sun is sinking inexorably.  you fell silent...

Canteen

Tucked in the heart of Makati business district is a place that can satisfy your craving for comfort food. Canteen boasts a contemporary minimalist interiors that soothes anyone who walks in. A hip feel is what it is, mixed with a relaxed ambiance with a...

backpacking in the lion city

The backpacking culture is peculiar to a small global community of people with common understanding and perception of traveling. I experienced the true blue backpacking niche first hand when Monette and I flew to Singapore. We booked a separate flight so she arrived 18 hours...