Take Me Back Balabac: A Travel Guide 2018

With the clearest turquoise water and unspoilt shores, Balabac is one of the less visited destinations in the Philippines that deserves a spot on top of your travel bucket list. Here's a quickie blog with nitty gritty details on how I reached the Balabac Group of Islands. But first, a little information muna about the … Continue reading Take Me Back Balabac: A Travel Guide 2018

Biyaheng Pinas:Kawa Hot Bath In Tibiao, Antique

Here's a vlog on my quickie overnight side trip to Tibiao,Antique. The small town famous for the kawa hot bath is 2 to 2.5 hours away by bus from Kalibo City. Bus leaves every hour between 7AM to 2PM. Schedules are posted on Ceres Bus Line Website. From Kalibo City (Ceres Terminal) take the bus … Continue reading Biyaheng Pinas:Kawa Hot Bath In Tibiao, Antique

Biyaheng Pinas:Backpacking Capiz and Isla de Gigantes Sample Itinerary

Here's a quick recap vlog on how I spent one fine weekend backpacking Capiz and Isla de Gigantes. I flew in via Airasia's direct Davao-Kalibo flight. Kalibo to Roxas City,Capiz is merely 1.5 hours away by van. Capiz and Isla de Gigantes are two awesome alternative destinations accessible from Kalibo (in case Boracay is already … Continue reading Biyaheng Pinas:Backpacking Capiz and Isla de Gigantes Sample Itinerary

Backpacking Iceland On A Cheap (Things to do,where to stay and stuff)

When visiting Iceland with a limited time only, here are some must sees and must do activities that should never be missed. Golden Circle Tour. This is a whole day activity that takes you around Iceland's famous natural landscapes. I booked mine with Reykjavik Excursions for 10,400 Isk (4,500 Pesos). Yep, the package might sound pricey, … Continue reading Backpacking Iceland On A Cheap (Things to do,where to stay and stuff)

12 Things To Expect in Iceland (Kung Alam Ko Lang!)

Iceland. Wala na akong masabi kasi probably madami na kayong alam na facts and figures about this dream destination. Anyways, here are some things that I've learned from my visit, and some personal realizations that could have made my short trip better. Sa mga nagbabalak pumunta, sana may mapulot kyo dito. TRIVIA: 10% nalang ng … Continue reading 12 Things To Expect in Iceland (Kung Alam Ko Lang!)

Backpacking Scandinavia (10 Days in Sweden,Norway & Iceland. Magkano ba?)

It's no secret that the Scandinavian countries of Europe are among the most expensive countries in the world to visit; especially when you are coming from the Philippines. Sobrang layo na nun,beh. You can already breathe in the cold air from the north pole, at di mo na ramdam yung equator from there. Chot! Intimidating puntahan? Medyo … Continue reading Backpacking Scandinavia (10 Days in Sweden,Norway & Iceland. Magkano ba?)

Biyaheng Pinas : Stop-over Foodtrip in Ilo-ilo City

For Davaoeno's , landing on Ilo-ilo City Airport would most likely be the easy, yet practical entry point to any of the provinces in Panay , and most particularly to Caticlan(Boracay Island). There are still no direct commercial flights from Mindanao to Caticlan and vice versa, at the moment, connecting flights from Davao through Manila then … Continue reading Biyaheng Pinas : Stop-over Foodtrip in Ilo-ilo City

Biyaheng Pinas : Vigan, Ilocos Sur

Known for its Filipino old world charm,  the City of Vigan has already become one of the most desired local tourist spot to visit here in the Philippines. A recognized Unesco World Heritage treasure, strolling around the old city's cobblestone pavements and  well preserved Spanish Era Architecture is such a nostalgic experience, giving visitors a … Continue reading Biyaheng Pinas : Vigan, Ilocos Sur

Sarawak-Brunei-Sabah : Backpacking Northern Borneo in 6 days

Visiting Northern Borneo was not originally part of my backpacking route last March- April 2014 .  After spending more than two weeks in India and Nepal , my route supposedly was to head back to Kuala Lumpur , then Manila  ( which was the cheapest option by the way if you think of travelling to central … Continue reading Sarawak-Brunei-Sabah : Backpacking Northern Borneo in 6 days

Weekend Itinerary around Brunei Darussalam

Heres my Suggested Itinerary for a weekend stay in Bandar Seri Bengawan, Brunei 1 --- Marvel at the Detailed Architecture and Marble Carvings of Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque. Guests are allowed to enter during off prayer hours, with no admission fee , but a decent outfit is expected. 2 --- A Visit to the Royal Regalia Museum … Continue reading Weekend Itinerary around Brunei Darussalam

Backpacking Kathmandu Nepal with VISA on Arrival

Getting a Nepal Visa On Arrival (VOA) in Kathmandu is easy; Probably the most lenient entry  I've been to so far. Almost all nationalities, Filipinos included, can avail the Visa On Arrival in Kathmandu Airport. What to Bring ( As of April 2014): 1. One Passport Sized  ID Picture , with white background (or you can avail of … Continue reading Backpacking Kathmandu Nepal with VISA on Arrival