Tag Archive: Philippines

Oh El Nido

Palawan has been lauded the best island in the world many times over. When a place is voted the ‘best of the best’ no matter how foreign it seems, you might earmark that… Continue reading

A holiday to remember

One year, my friends and I went on vacation to Philippines for five days. We planned to relax on the island of Boracay, party, overeat, over-drink, and shop in Manila as dictated by… Continue reading

The Balikbayan (one who returns to their home country)

The Peruvian poet Pablo Neruda wrote, “It’s well known that he who returns never left”. This is my exact sentiment every time I return to my birth country, Philippines as a balikbayan. It’s… Continue reading