Author: danicagilbuena

A Photo Blog: A Rich Country Stuck in Yesterday — Brunei

Brunei is the fourth richest country in the world according to Fortune magazine and fifth according to Forbes. No matter who said it, I guess almost everyone knows that this small country in Asia is very rich when it comes to the GDP per capita. However,…

Sabah, Malaysia | Backpacking Kota Kinabalu in 48 Hours

Early morning that Friday from two weeks ago, we left Manila with nothing prepared but our backpacks, pocket money and passport.  We haven’t prepared any itinerary or did any kind of research on how to get around Kota Kinabalu. We just booked a package with Klook…

Ibaraki, Japan | A Quick Travel Guide to Hitachi Seaside Park

Hitachi Seaside Park is probably the best park I’ve been to yet. I’m so thankful for the recommendation of Ate Marianne, the charming writer behind Madaldal Kid. A week before our trip to Japan, we still haven’t finalized our itinerary. Tokyo is so big that we had a lot…

A Day in Tokyo Disney Sea — The Only One in the World

Tokyo Disney Sea is the only one in the world. That alone makes you want to go right? The only one in the world — now you’re thinking. You might even consider questioning this statement, oh really? Been there, done that. I even googled “Are there…

A Quick Weekend Guide to Taipei, Taiwan

“We’ll never go back here,” we told ourselves when we were about to leave Taiwan. But of course, that was a joke. And jokes are half meant, right? So does that make it half untrue? Now you’re curious.

My Life Lately 2017 Series: Vol. 7

Hello! It’s that time of the month to rush another month-end blog post about how my life had been for the past 31 days. Honestly, nothing much so let me get this really fast. Ready?

My Life Lately 2017 Series: Vol. 6

June. It’s been a while since we last met and now, you’re leaving me again. That was 12 months, June. It’s always like this. Why are you all the same? Can a month be much longer?

My Life Lately 2017 Series: Vol. 5

It’s exactly 11:46 PM tonight and here I am trying to rush another blog post. I just came home from work about an hour ago. And of course, I have to freshen up, talk to to my boyfriend over the phone and pee. It’s the end…