Snow World Cebu: Expectation vs. Experience

What's new? What's in the craze? Well, it’s the new icy adventure here in Cebu. Snow World Cebu has been the talk of town several months ago and it finally opened last Sunday (November 11, 2018) Belmont One, Anjo World Theme Park in Upper Calajoan in Minglanilla, Cebu. How was my first snow theme park … Continue reading Snow World Cebu: Expectation vs. Experience

A Glimpse of the Mystic Island of Siquijor

Witchcraft. Slightly spoilt beaches. Refreshing waterfalls. Mysterious sanctuaries. Exploratory caves. Interesting forest walks in hilly interior. These are the words-of-mouth from people who have just visited Siquijor, which made my wandering feet dream to step foot one day. Several plans penned mentally yet none happened until a group of travelers, Destination Dream (DNDM), posted their … Continue reading A Glimpse of the Mystic Island of Siquijor

Palawan More Than I Know in 2018

5 years ago I wrote about Palawan as the best island according to Travel+Leisure’s “2013 World’s Best” list. It’s a must-go destination among travelers, should I say, and dreamt to be there one day. The next thing I know, I was actually there with lots of story to tell thereafter. We actually had our 5D4N … Continue reading Palawan More Than I Know in 2018

Tribu AdOBo’s First Anniversary: The Hows of Us

Team Nature, D' Nature Wanderers, Tribu AdOBo. How? When? Where? Who? Questions left me pondering. Yeah right? Knowing these guys this far? Hmmm, let's have a rewind. I have co-workers who became my eat-out and outdoor buddies. However, things change at that and I seemed to be someone without peers to hang out with. I … Continue reading Tribu AdOBo’s First Anniversary: The Hows of Us

Letting Loose at Olango Island: A Budget-Friendly Weekend Getaway

Summer is past its full-swing (considering July as a typical rainy month here in the tropical Philippine archipelago) and it’s nearing weekend again. We’ve been planning for a barkada escape in a touristy destination. Everything was set only to end up having conflict with the expense plus the delayed financial resource. Can you relate? Yeah, … Continue reading Letting Loose at Olango Island: A Budget-Friendly Weekend Getaway

Second Chance at Mt. Talinis: The Panhilakan-Apolong Trail

Give your love a second chance – the statement we almost often hear among lovers. How about your love for nature or your passion for adventure? Giving your passion a second, third or more chance is nothing less than a hope that may take nerves of steel but with a reward of pearl beyond price. … Continue reading Second Chance at Mt. Talinis: The Panhilakan-Apolong Trail

Camiguin Island Is… A Little of Everything Yet Full of Knowing

Three years in elementary. Four years in high school. Another four years in college. And more years after my education. Been to places first for shortstops and staycation. Yes, it actually took me decades to realize my childhood dream to travel to a place I so proclaimed a paradise – Camiguin Island. It’s the destination … Continue reading Camiguin Island Is… A Little of Everything Yet Full of Knowing

Beyond Distance: Adventures to CDO and Bukidnon

“Where are you?” a caller asked. “In a place where heartaches mend,” she replied. This is the conversation I overheard from the lady sitting just behind me while on my way to Cagayan de Oro to meet my friends (TribuAdOBo). Is my hometown, Bukidnon, really a place to be for the brokenhearted and in pain? … Continue reading Beyond Distance: Adventures to CDO and Bukidnon

23 Ways Hiking Makes You Healthier

  Making hiking a regular habit has got many health benefits. It helps to manage your weight in the right ratio or even at times helps to lose your extra pounds. Even one hour of a hike would help you burn around 400 – 500 calories approximately. Weight loss results seem to be greater if … Continue reading 23 Ways Hiking Makes You Healthier

Via Crusis: The Way of the Cross at Q Park

Been thinking of where and how to spend your summer vacation? Why don’t you consider visiting a place where you can meditate and pray in observance of the Holy Week? Q Park in Compostela, Cebu might be your next destination. As the Lenten season is often associated with varying hot season escapades, people are divided … Continue reading Via Crusis: The Way of the Cross at Q Park