Philippines, Bohol, Others

Day-Touring Bohol: Chocolate Hills, Tarsier, Loboc and More!

I had 3 flights to Bohol that all got cancelled for various reasons - budget, leave not approved, and that earthquake. Finally in between the Christmas and New Year holidays of 2015, I hopped on a plane by myself and headed to Tagbilaran. But actually, Mary was already waiting for me there since she spent… Continue reading Day-Touring Bohol: Chocolate Hills, Tarsier, Loboc and More!

Philippines, Batangas

G(r)eeks Invade Batangas: A DIY Day-Tour in Fortune Island, Nasugbu, Batangas

"You don't  develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."  -Epicurus, Greek philosopher May 1st is Labor Day. We celebrate the fruits of our labor, we fight for our rights as the toiling masses but that day was different for me. It was when I… Continue reading G(r)eeks Invade Batangas: A DIY Day-Tour in Fortune Island, Nasugbu, Batangas

Metro Manila, Museum and Theme Parks

Museum Series: Yuchengco Museum and Ayala Musuem in Makati – Architecture, Arts and Technology

Both museums stand proudly in the midst of Philippines' original "concrete jungle where dreams are made of" - Makati. But they often get bumped off from the to-go places because people go to the malls surrounding them. Once in a while, it pays to visit historical and cultural places such as museums to enrich our… Continue reading Museum Series: Yuchengco Museum and Ayala Musuem in Makati – Architecture, Arts and Technology

Philippines, Cavite

Paragliding Series: Price, Itinerary, Planning, Fly Site, What-To-Bring, What-To-Expect

Paragliding is not as main-stream a sport in the Philippines as surfing (thanks to Baler and La Union) and scuba diving. It can be done in a day, but will have to be planned for days. Here's a little help from FootlooseTomcat, so you can plan your own paragliding adventure, or we can book it… Continue reading Paragliding Series: Price, Itinerary, Planning, Fly Site, What-To-Bring, What-To-Expect

Philippines, Cavite

Paragliding Series: Free-flying in Carmona – Getting High with Philippines' Top Paragliding Tandem Pilots

Paragliding is an adventure and accuracy sport using a free-flying canopy that looks like a chute that allows you to "glide" in the air as the pilot controls your every turn. Tandem paragliding has been introduced in the Philippines not too long ago. In fact, the members of Paragliding Philippines (PGP) who flew with us last… Continue reading Paragliding Series: Free-flying in Carmona – Getting High with Philippines' Top Paragliding Tandem Pilots