Travel Reminders when there's a Virus Outbreak

Travel Reminders When there's a Virus Outbreak

Here are safety reminders when traveling while a virus has been known to be transmitting.  Wear face masks at all times When you wear the mask be sure to cover mouth and nose. Avoid touching the mask once it’s on. Immediately discard single-use mask after each use. Wash hands after removing masks. Wash your hands regularly and avoid touching your eyes nose and mouth Cover … Continue reading Travel Reminders When there's a Virus Outbreak

Pasig Bike Share

Pasig Bike Share

Pasig City is one of the most-bike friendly cities in Metro Manila that has been implementing Bike Ordinance Advocacy. This ordinance has led to the creation of the Pasig Bike Share project, which promotes the use of non-motorized transportation. The bicycle-sharing system The system works by providing people with bicycles to use it for short trips, through a network of fully automated stations. Users can … Continue reading Pasig Bike Share

Oslob Whale Shark Watching Adventure

Oslob Whale Shark Watching Adventure

About the Butanding Whale shark or “Butanding” in the local language is the largest known fish in the world. It can be as long as 40 feet which is about the size of a bus. It is referred to as gentle giants because even it has a large mouth with plenty of teeth, its diet is limited to krill, plankton, and tiny microorganisms, hence pose … Continue reading Oslob Whale Shark Watching Adventure

La Evelyn Cactus And Succulent Garden

This family ran succulent and cactus garden is almost hidden but after discovering it, you’ll want to keep on coming back whenever you are in the town of Bulacan. Tent of succulents and cactus Atop its tall open gates, you would see the signage bearing the name of the garden. You’ll be welcomed with properly arranged terracotta potteries on the parking lot cum yard. A … Continue reading La Evelyn Cactus And Succulent Garden

Meet Lola Evelyn, the Kindhearted Succulent and Cactus Gardener

Passion is something that stays with you regardless of how old you may get. It may start as just a hobby, but taking it seriously to the next level can be done no matter what age you may be. This is what Lola Evelyn, the seasoned woman behind La Evelyn Cactus and Succulent Garden has proved. What started as a hobby became a business venture … Continue reading Meet Lola Evelyn, the Kindhearted Succulent and Cactus Gardener

How to Live Like the Locals

If you want to have a better grasp of a place then live like how the locals do. This will enable you to see the place from a different perspective and uncover its real character. This is also a good way to understand its people and their customs. To live like the locals means…. 1. live where they live 2. shop in neighborhood fresh markets. … Continue reading How to Live Like the Locals

Tips When Traveling to Remote Destinations

If you want to see a preserved authentic rich culture, then you may consider going to go to remote places. However, be sure to manage your expectations as this may present you with some inconveniences. A place essentially dedicated to tourism differs from the off-beaten track. They may be a little raw and do not have the amenities you enjoy in the city. Also, you’ll … Continue reading Tips When Traveling to Remote Destinations

Oslob Heritage Park's Cuartel de España and Other Ruins

Text & Photo: Kaycie Gayle Yambao Some of the historically significant places in Cebu are found in Oslob Municipal Heritage Park. It is where Calle Aragones, Cuartel de España and Oslob’s Baluarte are quietly nestled. As you explore this area, you’ll get the chance to marvel at the landmarks that were once important in Oslob.  Old streets Two of the oldest streets in Oslob are … Continue reading Oslob Heritage Park's Cuartel de España and Other Ruins

Tops Lookout in Busay Cebu City

Tops Lookout in Busay Cebu City

Text & Photo: Kaycie Gayle Yambao Tops Lookout better known as Tops sits in a mountainous village in Busay and is about ten kilometers from downtown Cebu. It offers a panoramic view of Cebu City and its surrounding areas. It is a known hangout place at night, but in my case, I visited it in the daytime. Upon visiting it in the morning, I realized … Continue reading Tops Lookout in Busay Cebu City