Philippines

Weekend Beach Escape: Playa La Caleta, Bataan

Like most sun-worshipper-moon-child hybrids, I perpetually yearn for the sunniest of days: for ocean breeze to cradle me sweetly, for the sun to plant…

When I Fell Back In Love with Surfing

I have been embarrassed labelling myself a ‘surfer’ for quite some time since I have been out of the scene due to some terrible…

La Union, Surfing

Surf with Elyu Classic Surf School in La Union

If Sagada, Mt. Province, Philippines is where lovelorn folks go to find themselves, I go to La Union to lose myself and then some….

5 Budget Weekend Getaways from Manila this Valentine’s Day

So… it’s February. The highly commercialised day of the year is almost upon us, single souls. But lucky for us, Valentine’s Day this 2016…

Samar: Paradise Found

Philippines has everything a thrill-seeking tourist could ask for – world-class beaches, adventure-packed destinations, loads of sun, beautiful friendly people, and countless of unexplored…