Mesmerizing Carnaza Island: A Travel Guide

I knew I had it penned but I couldn't find it. Sourcing and digging anywhere until I found it on my draft folder. Too busy? Or aging symptoms? Both, and more, I guess. Haha... It took me almost 2 years to complete and publish this travel story. Thanks to my friends' request for the itinerary … Continue reading Mesmerizing Carnaza Island: A Travel Guide

Mt. Talinis: To the Route Less Traversed, Okoy 5 Trail

The challenging trails rolling up and down with vertical drops (some in almost, if not all at 90 degrees, angle), rappelling without harness just the strong twigs and roots of the wild, and the unpredictable weather. Twice the experience yet here we are again, climbing the magical 2-summit mountain range of Mt. Talinis. After those … Continue reading Mt. Talinis: To the Route Less Traversed, Okoy 5 Trail

The Communal Ranch: Starting My 2020 Journey

"Nakarating ka na sa yong destinasyon (You've just arrived at your destination), " Waze app bot said, and we're at the middle of a long and winding road. Seriously? Haha.. This would happen when you just hit the road, decided to visit a scenic spot you've just heard and seen on social media, relied on … Continue reading The Communal Ranch: Starting My 2020 Journey

How To Safely Hike With Your Dog?

In order to enjoy every single second while in the woods with your canine companion, it is very important to train them the manners and rules which are followed during hiking. For training them well on the trail, it is recommended to make use of leashes as it will help you both while enjoying the … Continue reading How To Safely Hike With Your Dog?

From the Island to the Highland – Exploring Samal Island, BUDA, and Davao City

Why is it too hard to stick to healthy living? Work? Business? The modern way of living? Whatever your reason may be, you always have a choice. And we choose to keep weekends holy to unwind, go outdoors and spend time with family and friends. Since my immediate family is distant, my Tribu AdOBo family … Continue reading From the Island to the Highland – Exploring Samal Island, BUDA, and Davao City

Camp IRO: Moment With Furry Friends

  We don’t just exist; we coexist and live with our fellow earthlings (plants and animals). We all share the same home, the Earth. Animals too need care as much as we do - humans. How overwhelming it is to unwind, explore and be with nature while helping the rescued dogs who are in dire … Continue reading Camp IRO: Moment With Furry Friends

The Still Lake Bensis and the Controversial “No-To-Geo-Tagging”

It’s been the talk of the town, especially among climbers in Cebu. Why? Photos of the lake seem to be almost in every FB feed, Instagram post, and any other social media outlets. “Where is it located?” “How to get there?” A few of the questions primarily asked to those who have been there – … Continue reading The Still Lake Bensis and the Controversial “No-To-Geo-Tagging”

Tagaytay Hills: A Night Trek and Camp In No Plan

Spontaneity seems my adventure trend these days since our Singapore trip last April. Apart from being too preoccupied with my life, juggling between work and personal, yes, I felt always excited every time. Not until I got myself into this short-notice, and I mean short – as in just hours before, camp. That excitement turned … Continue reading Tagaytay Hills: A Night Trek and Camp In No Plan

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. Disclaimer: All thoughts expressed in this blog are based on my own. Every traveler may differ in perspectives on things they experience at traveling. With this feast … Continue reading To the South of Leyte: Visiting April Christine’s Hometown