The Hidden Jewel Island of Antique – A Travel Guide

The devastation of typhoon Yolanda brought misfortune and tragedy to most people who are residing in the Visayas region. However, this occurrence shed light to a pristine island. With minimal human intervention to its development, it is dubbed as the hidden wonder island of Antique, attracting most tourists who want to be a step closer…

Coron, Palawan – An Experience

This trip was beyond expectations. It is truly a world- class island. Nothing compares to its staggering limestone formations & its pristine beaches plus the people are so kind, they always greet with a smile. In this trip, I visited five (5) islands- Kayangan Lake, Banol Island, Ship Wreck Island, Coral Garden, and one of…

Meeting the Karen (Long Neck) and Akha People of Northern Thailand

The Karen People Originally from Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, the Karen Tribe is known to have a very unique custom which marked as the tribe’s identity. As young as 5 years old, girls start to wear brass rings around their necks, arms and shin. As they get older, the coil gets replaced to a…

A Day in the Ancient City of Pingyao, China

Located in Shanxi Province,  715km southwest of Being, Pingyao is one of the many ancient cities that is worth the experience. The ancient city holds a history that dates back more than 2500 years old. Its amazing contribution to history with its well-preserved city walls and as the financial center of China during the late…

The Hanging Temple: One of the World’s Forgotten Wonders

After being mesmerized by the beauty of the ancient Yungang Grottoes, I was patiently waiting at the exit for my driver. Unfortunately, he needed few more passengers going to the Hanging Temple. The 2 Chinese tourists who were with me didn’t go with us. For almost an hour I waited for the driver to come…

A Visit To The 1500-Year Old Yungang Grottoes of Datong, China

It was a chilly morning when I arrived early at Datong Train Station. It was my next stop after my Beijing experience. At 5:00 AM, the streets of Datong were still deserted except for few early risers. I waited for the rest of the city to wake up before I started my itinerary for the…

Beijing, China: 2-Day Tour Itinerary

For convenience, I decided to book a 2-day Beijing Tour for 3250.00 PHP / $65. Usually, I do DIY trips but I had limited time in China and as mentioned on my previous blog, social media and Google are restricted in the country, my best option was to book for a group tour. Day 1-…