Category: LUZON

A Travel Guide to Batanes, Philippines

Batanes is the ultimate dream place of Filipinos. Most, if not all, once dreamt of having to set foot on the beautiful islands of Batanes. Even for foreigners, Batanes had always been one of the popular destinations in the Philippines. So if you happen to be on this…

Batanes, Philippines | North Batan Island Tour

Batan Island, though considered only as the second largest island of Batanes next to Itbayat Island, is considered as the main island of the most beautiful group of islands I’ve been to yet in my motherland. The provincial capital of Basco resides in this approximately 20-km…

Batanes, Philippines | South Batan Island Tour

Batan Island, though considered only as the second largest island of Batanes next to Itbayat Island, is considered as the main island of the most beautiful group of islands I’ve been to yet in my motherland. The provincial capital of Basco resides in this approximately 20-km…

Batanes, Philippines | Sabtang Island Tour

Sabtang Island is the third largest island in Batanes inhabited by the local Ivatans. With a total of 6 barangays, its population only plays around 1,621 as of 2015 making it a zero-crime community.

Pangasinan, Philippines | Weekend in Bolinao

Everybody needs a little time away. Sometimes, life just gets so damn busy that I just want to be away for at least a day or two. So two weeks ago, we went for another roadtrip to the North. Running 100kph at most, it took us…

Ilocos Sur, Philippines | Hotel Veneto de Vigan

We spent the first day of our recent Ilocos Trip in Vigan. We stayed in one of the notable hotels in the heritage city, Hotel Veneto de Vigan. It’s just a 5 minutes tricycle ride or a 15 minutes walk from Partas Bus Terminal.

Laguna, Philippines | A Day in Lake Pandin, San Pablo

So last Saturday, my favorite person and I were finally on the road again. Friday night, I was searching for a place to go release the stress I’ve been keeping for two months now. Life had been busy as well as work. And since another month…

Makati, Philippines | Hexagon Lounge

Earlier this month, we had our first team lunch with our supervisor and an onshore network lead. It was friday when we received a meeting invite for a lunch out coming next Monday. So on the day itself, I didn’t have to cook for my lunch…