[Baguio] Choco-late de Batirol: A First Impressions Review

Our trip to Baguio felt partly like Anthony Bourdain’s The Layover, where we wanted to do so much in a span of just hours. Most of the things did feel rushed at times, but thankfully it resulted to a satisfying trip despite the fatigue. Our last stop was the famous Choco-late de Batirol. I was excited for this […]

Double Happiness Festival Cuisine (Pampanga City)

Holy Week breaks here in Manila usually have me traveling up North to Subic and Bataan. We normally grab lunch once we arrive at the Subic Freeport Zone after a 2-3 hour drive, but this year, it was a little different. We found ourselves still on the road way past the usual lunch hour, so we […]

Bulgogi House Korean Restaurant: Subic

The Subic Bay Freeport Zone (SBFZ)  in Zambales used to be an American military base. Nowadays, it’s more popular as a tax- and duty-free zone where businesses, shopping malls and hotels/resorts have been established. It’s one of the few places which you could visit when you’re in need of a vacation and can’t afford to go somewhere […]

Anvaya Cove’s Bamboo Café

If I had endless riches, I’d undoubtedly travel the world with my closest family and friends. That has yet to happen, so I’m going to take all the travel opportunities I get presented with at the moment. Last week was Holy Week in the Philippines, meaning a four-day weekend was available for the majority to enjoy. […]