It’s Carl’s first time in PH! Our first-stop? Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort in Tiaong, Quezon Province! It is a 800-hectare coconut plantation and hacienda, a resort offering village and museum tours, swimming and rafting activities, kamayan style buffet lunch in a waterfall restaurant, and a Philippine cultural show. With all the said amenities and activities, … More PHILIPPINES: One summer day at Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort! (Day Tour Itinerary)
Here’s a 4-day itinerary for an awesome visit to the City of Smiles! Day 1: Bacolod City (of Smiles), Manokan Country, Baywalk, Pope John Paul II’s tower. Day 2: Mambukal Resort, The Ruins, ChinaTown, Bacolod City Hall, Provincial City Hall, SM City Bacolod. DAY 3: Panaad Park and Stadium, Bong-Bong’s Pasalubong, Hinigaran. DAY 4: Balay Negrense, El Ideal Bakery, … More Feeling athletic at Panaad Park and Stadium!
Here’s a 4-day itinerary for an awesome visit to the City of Smiles! Day 1: Bacolod City (of Smiles), Manokan Country, Baywalk, Pope John Paul II’s tower. Day 2: Mambukal Resort, The Ruins, ChinaTown, Bacolod City Hall, Provincial City Hall, SM City Bacolod. DAY 3: Panaad Park and Stadium, Bong-Bong’s Pasalubong, Hinigaran. DAY 4: Balay Negrense, El … More Getting thrilled in the City of Smiles! :)))))))
Woot! A 4-day holiday coming up! Where to go? What to do? Well, it will all depend on the weather. Right now, we have cloudy skies with rain showers from time to time, and when the weather’s like that, I prefer hiding under my bubble blanket (dyne) and pretending I don’t exist. But the Danish weather … More The extraordinary gold mine of the Philippines 😉
The first time I went to Puerto Princesa City was during the sem break of 2012. I flew with some of my colleagues/co-teachers. Palawan is one of the most-loved vacation spots in the country. Thanks to its beaches, surrounding islands and islets, mountains and rock formations, good tropical weather, and of course the hospitable Palaweños and … More Sem-break is more fun in Palawan! (Part 1)
It’s a super cold morning here in Denmark. Today will not be very busy for me, so I have some time to write a new entry. 🙂 Btw, yesterday was Election Day here in Denmark. My sweet host mom took me to Vedbæk School to see how it’s done. My, it’s different from the way … More Faculty Outing at Punta de Fabian Resort in Rizal
Woohoo! Nicety-nice-nice Christmas vacation for this teacher brain. And now I’m trying to relax and enjoy my weekend resting and rejuvenating. What fun way but to look at some old photos! My college years were all awesome, having spent great times with some cool friends and orgmates (organization mates). One of our semenders was held … More An adventuresome Sem-Ender at Batlag Falls in Rizal
One will find all types of sand in the Philippines. We have black, gray, brown, yellowish, pinkish, creamy white, talc white, or simply white. If you’re looking for an ultimate white sand beach, you are always welcome in Boracay. But for a low-cost beach near the metro that is less crowded yet offers almost the … More Orienteering in Mt. Dagoldol