#EtihadAirways wins honors in Skytrax awards

For those traveling First Class, think of no other airline but Etihad Airways. The Abu Dhabi-based aviation company recently went home with triple honors in the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards held recently. Etihad was named World’s Best First Class Airline, World’s Best First Class Onboard Catering, and World’s Best First Class Airline Seat for […]

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery in Shatin

The 10,000 Buddhas Monastery in Shatin is often overlooked by many tourists to Hong Kong. After all, how many of us will bother riding the East Rail Line all the way up the New Territories? But am telling you it’s well worth the visit if you want something out of the ordinary from the hustle […]

First timers in Puerto Galera

A few weeks ago I finally summoned the willpower to go to Puerto Galera. This was quite the big deal since I’ve been to Batanes, Banaue, Palawan, Camiguin, Guimaras and other remote places but not to this verdant tourist spot in Oriental Mindoro. So that Saturday, I hauled off the kids and off we traversed […]

First timers in Puerto Galera

A few weeks ago I finally summoned the willpower to go to Puerto Galera. This was quite the big deal since I’ve been to Batanes, Banaue, Palawan, Camiguin, Guimaras and other remote places but not to this verdant tourist spot in Oriental Mindoro. So that Saturday, I hauled off the kids and off we traversed […]

Day trip to Sumilon island in Oslob, Cebu

Sumilon is a private island owned by the Bluewater resorts group off Oslob in Cebu. After a surreal whale shark watching experience in the waters of Oslob town proper, most people put a visit to Sumilon on the itinerary, as it is just 20 to 25 minutes away by boat. I must say don’t skip […]