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Kwentong Kutchero In The Philippines

Touring around a heritage district though a horse drawn carriage makes the place even more historic. It has a way of making you relive those days when it still has a “small town with a slow life”  feel. All the more you could enjoy it if a coachman tells you the story of the places you pass by. Since he is a local that glides through … Continue reading Kwentong Kutchero In The Philippines

Covid 19 Stopped The World From Travelling

One of the largest industries in the world is travel and no one would think that at one point it will be hampered. As COVID 19 has been declared officially as a pandemic, and there are lockdowns in almost any part of the globe, the world has stopped traveling. The virus crossed borders effortlessly yet made every major country in the world closed down its … Continue reading Covid 19 Stopped The World From Travelling

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Taho, Filipino’s Tofu Dessert

Taho is a classic sweet snack in the Philippines. It is made with fresh silken tofu, amber-colored ‘arnibal’ or a syrup made with caramelized brown sugar and vanilla and translucent white sago pearls (similar to tapioca pearls). This staple comfort food is served in tiny snack-sized portions. The signature local dessert, is served warm in a 5 to 8 oz. plastic cup. It is popular … Continue reading Taho, Filipino’s Tofu Dessert

Bayahihan in the Midst of COVID19 in the Philippines

In the midst of the covid19 pandemic disease, a lot of Filipinos have risen up to the occasion and demonstrated kindness to help fellow countrymen. Many have become local heroes in their own way. This season has proven that Bayanihan is still in the core of Filipinos, despite the passing of time, and culture and technology have advanced immensely.  Good deeds caught on camera have … Continue reading Bayahihan in the Midst of COVID19 in the Philippines

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Reading Club 2000 : A House of Books in Makati City

TEXT & PHOTO: Kaycie Gayle Reading Club 2000 is a community library with an unstructured setup. Though the library is in a private residence, it is an open house for everyone who’s interested to visit. It is located amid a busy neighborhood in the bustling commercial district of Makati.  Though some parts of the house are already dilapidated it is an esteemed spot for its … Continue reading Reading Club 2000 : A House of Books in Makati City

How To Find Hidden Spots To Enjoy The View

How To Find Hidden Spots To Enjoy The View

Been thinking which part of a site would you stay to get the best view? Or maybe you are looking for a spot that you would consider you like the most in the place? If you are looking for that perfect spot to loiter here are some tips that you can use to discover that hidden gem and find your favorite spot in the places … Continue reading How To Find Hidden Spots To Enjoy The View

Travel Kindness

Originally posted on Sojourner Scribble:
What may be insignificant to you can mean a lot to others. This is what I am often reminded whenever I travel. Seeing the lives of others, chatting with them and learning how different your lives are, makes you appreciate what you have and realize what you’re missing. I am always impressed with people who live modestly yet so content.… Continue reading Travel Kindness

The Mask Culture Caused By COVID 19

Since we’re still clueless how long would covid19 will last, it seems like we have to accept that what was unusual to us is becoming the norm. We need to instantly adapt to the radical change caused by this pandemic disease. The longer COVID 19 lingers, a new kind of culture is developing. What’s normal now is that people are panic buying, strangers you come … Continue reading The Mask Culture Caused By COVID 19

Travel Photography

Originally posted on Sojourner Scribble:
I’ve always collected memories with my camera. It enables me to capture the bits and pieces of my life that makes it so rich and full. Through photographs, I can preserve the emotions, thoughts, and all the stages I go through life.. I can also somehow keep the exact sceneries that fascinated me. For me, it’s like a way of… Continue reading Travel Photography