Tag: couchsurfing

A Phnom Penh Post

D E C I S I O N S ,  D E C I S I O N S My 21 day visa-free stay in Vietnam was coming to a close, I opened my laptop and googled “How to extend visa in Vietnam?” It turned out extending a visa would cost me a neck, ok

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Cebu Crazies

What to do when in south of Cebu? Well for five days, we hopped from one place to another: Cebu City – Moalboal – Badian – Oslob – Santander – Samboan – Sumilon, basically enjoying every activity thrown our way. No bruises, wounds, food allergy, gadget failure & other unfortunate events aka roaches-room-invasion can bring

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Finding Boo In South Cebu

Couchsurfing, popular site for travelers and backpackers, paved the way for me to meet new friends from all over the world, be exposed to different cultures and changed the way I live my life. I was doing my rounds in that site, casually helping (and promoting my blog) to travelers going to the Philippines. Then

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INIDU ELNIDO

When one hit rock bottom, feel that pain, make it your drive to rise up and be whole again. I found myself in that state again. I said to myself…I do need you, El Nido.  Travel. Make new friends. Enjoy. The Planning Thanks to social media, it has now been really easy to spot on cheap

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Since there’s no Laboracay 2018

I have created a short video on my trip last year to one of the most pristine beaches in the country, in the world rather. What’s Laboracay though? It is a summer beach party there in Boracay during the Labor Day weekend. Hence, the coined term Laboracay is born, Labor x Boracay, you don’t say?! Escape

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Super Siam (Part 1/3)

Let loose and let go of your inhibitions. Lose yourself in the process- for this is when you get a grip of what’s important in your life then you hold on to it. Tie it up, tight..Where else? In Tie-land. K. October 24, 2015 (Manila – Bangkok) It has been 2 years since I got

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Captivating Calaguas

“One hell of a ride yet heaven when we arrived!” I have used that line back when we went to Dicasalarin Cove; but I think, the trip to Calaguas toppled it all in every aspect. Why is that? Let’s go back to where my quick escape started… But wait, check out first our happy faces

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4D/3N Boracay in less than 7K

Yeah! You read it right! I spent less than 7 thousand pesos (< $150) for my 4 days/ 3 nights stay in Boracay. Well if not for my katangahan and alcohol addiction (that’s overstatement; an exaggeration for this literary piece), anyway, I would have spent way less. Boracay in all its glory can shut you

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Baguio: The Other Itinerary

Baguio is one of the places I go to whenever nostalgia comes into play – very That Thing Called Tadhana eh? But long before the movie hype, I always felt the connection to this place and the feels this highly Koreanized (urbanized) city brought to my table. Definitely my cup of tea for hugot emotions and

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