Unexpectedly Pleasurable Stay at Bom Bom Hotel

Its name may sound a bit funny and shady but our stay in Bom Bom Hotel was unexpectedly pleasurable. I am not the type of person who likes to review hotels but this hotel is an exception especially that it is located in a city like Malaybalay. If it is located in a big city…

A Lovely Time at La Vida Orchard BnB, Samal

If there is one thing that I have learned when comes to planning vacation: never book an Airbnb vacation rental during the holiday season. We were so close to being homeless on Christmas when our host canceled our reservation. Well, it must be serendipitous as we ended up booking a room at La Vida Orchard…

A View to Remember at Anonang Cloud 9, Samal

Samal Island is not my favorite place in the Philippines. It is not as mesmerizing as Coron or El Nido but it became memorable for us because we stayed in the right place. The bungalow where we stayed at is perched upon a cliff and has this magnificent view. Anonang Cloud 9 is a vacation…

Davao City: Food trip, Museum Hopping, and Coffee Spot

Coming from Manila, I was never a huge fan of big cities. What made enjoy being in the highly urbanized Davao City? There’s no traffic. You might laugh upon hearing this but I am dead serious about this. Like I have mentioned, I come from Manila and getting somewhere is always such a mission. Exploring…

A Homey Stay at the Project Hostel, Davao

Whenever I travel and I’m in a big city, I would normally stay in a place near the transportation terminal, mall or tourist attractions. This saves me time, energy and money when comes to moving from one point to another. Since I was going to be in Davao which is the largest city (2,444 km²) in…

Sweet Hike at Mt.Manalmon and Mt Gola

When I signed up for Mt. Manalmon and Mt. Gola day hike, I wasn’t aware that both mountains are located in Biak na Bato Nature Park, San Miguel, Bulacan. If it doesn’t ring a bell, it was one of the historical places where the Filipino revolutionaries secretly gathered during the Spanish regime. Nowadays, Biak na…