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...

paoay, oh why?!

This is my entry to the 2nd Pinoy Travel Bloggers’s Blog Carnival with the theme “Quaint towns in the Philippines” currently hosted by RV ESCAT of livinginabackpack.blogspot.com. We entered the town of Paoay and I immediately noticed silence, like someone pressed the mute button. I checked my...

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the backpack affair

In high school, I'm one of those kids who doesn't get the luxury of having new bags every start of the school year. While my classmates brag and exhibit their "In" pop-swatch bags, less fortunate kids like me can only salivate admiring the oversized wall...

Pilipinas, Ke-Ganda mo Teh!

OKAY! Maybe It's a bit too late to react to the Department of Tourism's (so called) Campaign facelift, and if it's really a facelift it definitely upstaged an effing Jocelyn Wildenstein disaster. It was indeed the biggest Philippine tourism brouhaha to date. Even bigger than...