Mention a long weekend getaway on a beach resort island and places like Phuket, Langkawi or Bali comes to mind usually. These are all time favourites of Singaporeans and many other tourists. However, there is another island getaway that is within reach of our Little Red Dot and although it is well known, it doesn’t usually […]

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Camiguin Island

(This article should have been posted a month ago but due to an unfortunate restoration of my phone to its factory setting, most of the photos and videos I had when we were in Camiguin got erased. *cries* Good thing I was able to back up some photos elsewhere) Camiguin, an island well known for […]

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San Pablo, Laguna: Weekend Guide For Those Who Want A Quick Escape From Manila — Save the Mermaids

San Pablo is a first class city in the southern portion of Laguna province, Philippines, and is one of the country’s oldest cities. My feet were itching to go on an adventure one weekend, so I decided to go for an overnight visit. Here’s everything I did during the trip which I took last April […]

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Sagada Photowalk — Kwentong JBS

Some two years ago I was with a group of friends, determined to witness Panagapoy Festival in Sagada, Mountain Province. It’s Ifugao’s unique way of remembering their departed family members. They don’t just light candles for them but instead set a bonfire. I remember that we had a bit of difficulty on looking for a […]

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Coron: Island Paradise (Pt 1 of 2) — Laura Niehorster

Our trip to Coron was a flight of fancy, a spontaneous spur-of-the-moment decision, a few seconds of airtime that stole my heart. The only reason we booked a flight to the Philippines was because it was cheaper to fly there between Shanghai and Tokyo than to fly directly between the two cities, so we decided […]

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Batangas, Philippines: Eagle Point Beach Resort —

This post is long due. Together with my family, we went to our very first vacation last March. It sure ain’t easy when you have to match everyone’s schedule – primary school student, polytechnic students and working adults. Special thanks to our gorgeous friends, KC, Madam Shee and Mike (Yes Mike, gorgeous ka rin. Pak!) […]

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Memoirs of Summer P1: Bantayan Island – Cebu — The Public Commuter

The last time I went to the Queen City of the South was last October 2015 when I traveled to Japan. Cebu is one of the Philippines’ major hubs, with direct flights to almost all major cities in Asia. But over the years, whenever I go to Cebu, I always settle in the city, which […]

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