To the South of Leyte: Visiting April Christine’s Hometown

To the South of Leyte: Visiting April Christine's Hometown   The Challenge: Tour Southern Leyte without clear IT at 2000 pesos.  Let's see if we achieved the challenge.   With this feast of sumptuous seafood and dessert and paid less than 2000 pesos, would you not want to come and eat here again? It's not … Continue reading To the South of Leyte: Visiting April Christine’s Hometown

Care to Love and Share: 2nd Outreach Program of Tribu AdOBo

Being able to serve the community in whatever possible way is one of Tribu AdOBo's advocacies besides going outdoors and having adventures. We made it first with success, no other reason we couldn't do it the second time, third, and so on with the help of our partners and/or sponsors.   Our second outreach program … Continue reading Care to Love and Share: 2nd Outreach Program of Tribu AdOBo

Amazing Race in Malaysia’s Historic, Culture-Rich Melaka (Malacca)

“Kuala Lumpur or Melaka?” If you’re asked the same question and haven’t been to both big cities, you would probably choose the ones popular – Kuala Lumpur. But my intuitive mind always goes for something distinct – to the more remote, countryside in this case. I then turned the question “What’s in Kuala Lumpur and … Continue reading Amazing Race in Malaysia’s Historic, Culture-Rich Melaka (Malacca)

A No IT Trip to Singapore: How It Went? – It’s an Epic!

Almost done with my sumptuous dinner of rice bowl with squid and chili sauce then suddenly I lost my appetite realizing that something is missing. I wasn’t able to get an entry to an MRT station first because the EZ link card is out of load; the second time was due to my failure to … Continue reading A No IT Trip to Singapore: How It Went? – It’s an Epic!

Our Not So Typical Bohol Road Trip to the North

The more remote, lesser traveled areas are the ones best adventured.   Spontaneous road trip. Unlikely me? If you’re following my travel blogs or know my planned-out “how to” travels, it’s a definite Yes. This would be a lot whole different but it turned out to be an adventure at a different, distinct level. Chocolate … Continue reading Our Not So Typical Bohol Road Trip to the North

Siargao+Sohoton – Where Leaving the Surfers’ Paradise is a Heartbreak

Siargao? Too expensive. It may not be as safe as you thought. The food is a bit pricey. It’s too far. The few setbacks, or shall we say precautions, I’ve been told before getting here. Eager enough, my wandering soul bugs “you should go no matter the odds,” so I went.  Besides, I’ve already booked … Continue reading Siargao+Sohoton – Where Leaving the Surfers’ Paradise is a Heartbreak

How to Survive a Forest Fire While Hiking

As a hiker, it is crucial to know the four phases of fire safety, in case of a forest fire while hiking. Before hike assess the threat level of the site, carry an emergency survival kit, take a map, and use nonsynthetic clothes and bags, no campfires in high-risk zones, carry any camping essentials, camp … Continue reading How to Survive a Forest Fire While Hiking

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

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