“All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” – Martin Buber

Weekly Photo Challenge: FORWARD

I was out of shape when I climbed the Great Wall. I knew that you didn’t have to be perfectly fit, but somehow you need to a tiny bit of … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · 30 Comments

Puerto Princesa: D.I.Y. Island Hopping in Honda Bay

Our last day in Puerto Princesa was dedicated entirely for an island hopping experience in Honda Bay. Again, we contacted Ricky Cayapas to provide transport services to bring us from … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · 41 Comments

Puerto Princesa: Boating on the Underground River

We departed Ugong Rock Adventures to continue on our journey to the underground river. Yet we had another detour: lunch. It was included in the tour we paid (PhP 1500 … Continue reading

February 20, 2013 · 10 Comments

Travel Theme: MOUNTAINS

While I have never reached the summit of any mountain before, I’ve been lucky to have seen beautiful landscapes of mountains in my life. A huge chunk of which were … Continue reading

February 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Puerto Princesa: Ugong Rock

Recently awarded as one of the new seven wonders of nature, the underground river was high on our list of must-see places in Puerto Princesa. Since there were permits needed … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · 6 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: HOME

In May 2012, we visited Taman Mini, a park in Jakarta where Indonesian culture is showcased. Houses all across the country are represented here, and the one below definitely caught … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · 5 Comments

Puerto Princesa: Sightseeing in the City

To tell you honestly, I rarely get out of Metro Manila to see other places in the Philippines. I know that my country sure has a lot to offer when … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · 12 Comments

Travel Theme: Shadows

As always, Ailsa’s travel theme can be quite a challenge for me. I searched and searched and searched for photos — but there’s very little to share with this week’s … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Macau: Pousada de Mong-Ha

Travelling from Hong Kong to Macau was relatively short, though I felt tired by the time we arrived in Macau. There was the long walk around the Victoria Harbor in … Continue reading

February 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: UNIQUE

My mom and some relatives and I headed out of the Metropolitan Museum of Art to grab some lunch. While we were resting at the steps, we noticed this unique … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · 9 Comments