My earliest impression of Antipolo is of a place to enjoy the view of Metro Manila’s skyline, either from a restaurant or from a retreat house. Years later, though, that impression would expand to include art galleries, mountainside spas, waterfalls, quiet old churches, and more – even moreso when I experienced the privilege of being…
Magical and seeming endless snow-covered mountainscapes, ancient monasteries, and walks on snowy slopes
Full-day tour of the 3,500 meter-high Indian town surrounded by the breathtaking, snowcapped Himalayas and richly steeped in Tibetan Buddhist tradition
Breathtaking photos of Himalayas mountain range from above on the way to Ladakh
For river cruises, Loboc in Bohol is top-of-mind for me, followed by Palina or Cadimahan-Libotong in Capiz. Certainly Luzon, let alone a place near Manila, does not ring any bell for me when it comes to cruises. So when I heard of cruises and river activities being offered in Bulacan, I was excited. Bulacan does not readily…
Beef pares in a panini, breaded tahong and more unique Filipino comfort food in Manila
Why it’s worth staying at Amelie Hotel when you’re in Manila
Surprisingly the best prices and deals on accommodations I’ve seen so far.
Footage of scenic spots in Palawan, Cebu, Ilocos, and more, plus safety measures you need to know when you fly
A great staycation in the city for its comfy beds, greenery, garden-side dining, beautiful roof deck pool, and stunning views.
Imagine waking up in a wood and nipa hut, going out and feeling the fresh cool air on your face, and seeing leafy greens vividly coloring stretches of farmland, with Mt. Banahaw in the distance. You then walk to another hut with a view of the greenery around you for a breakfast of fried danggit or liempo,…