Philippines

6 Incredibly Affordable Road Trips South of Manila

South of Manila has always had ample destinations for weekend warriors on a budget! From beach, to hiking, to cultural trips– any of your…

Holy Grail: Bikini Brands in the Philippines

Bikini season is around the corner, tropical ladies! While we scramble to stay faithful to our work out routines (or the lack thereof) pre-summer,…

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…