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Beyond Bangkok: The Most Exciting Activities Around

Thailand is one of the world’s top travel destinations. And while people gravitate towards Bangkok, the country’s capital, there is so much more to Thailand than just Bangkok. Indeed, the…
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Traditional Thai Tattoos: The Sak Yant

Over the last decade the acceptance of tattoos into mainstream culture has grown vastly. Today you see stars and professionals alike donning ink. Long gone are the days where tattoos…
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Bubba Lab, Marikina: Our Favorite Cafe in Town

It was late last year when we first discovered Bubba Lab in Lamp Quarters, Marikina. My boyfriend Paul just got addicted to milk tea and he’s bringing me with him…
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Rustic Mornings, Marikina: Brunching in a Garden

Rustic Mornings by Isabelo is one of the famous and best all-day breakfast or brunch place in the whole Metro Manila. That’s why even there’s a lot of breakfast places…

5 reasons why travelling with friends is rewarding

Many travellers often seek solo experiences nowadays, under the pretence that it’s a more enlightening and eye-opening experience. However, you shouldn’t be ruling out travel with friends – and here’s…
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Siargao: What to do and eat aside from surfing

Siargao is said to be “Bali 30 years ago” but with these hipster resorts and artsy cafes that sprawled out like mushrooms these past years then maybe we can minus 10…
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Bagail: I Just Found My Perfect Travel Bag!

Traveling is something I enjoyed but packing for a trip? Nope! I usually stick with my big backpack when I travel locally and my suitcase when flying internationally. But I…
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Lost in Bangkok: Travel Video 2016

Bangkok is my first international trip without my parents and first with my friends and Paul. I’ve learned and realized some things about myself on this trip. First, my own…
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My Last Minute Travel Shopping with BeautyMNL

If you’re following me on Instagram (@beadeegee), you knew that I just went to Bangkok last week. (If you’re not, then go follow me #char) All hands-on travelers know how…
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We did it in the dark!

I was quite hesitant at first when Paul asked me because I’ve never tried doing it in the dark. I can be clumsy at times (well, most of the time)…
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Japan: A Day in Kyoto Pt. 1

On the third day in the land of takoyaki, we jumped to another city – KYOTO!! It carries a reputation as the most beautiful Japanese city. And even I’ve just…
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Japan: A Guide to Universal Studios Japan

I’m maybe 23 but I still won’t miss going to the theme parks when I travel abroad. I’m a sucker for roller coasters and any thrilling rides. I have been…
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JAPAN: Exploring Osaka

We decided to start our #JAPANtasy trip in Osaka. Arriving at Narita Airport, we took the Narita Express and the 3 hour shinkansen ride (both included in our JR Pass) and…
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Cozy night at Cafe I’m Here

There are nights where Paul and I just want to ditch Friday chill nights with friends and just be lazy pandas. So one rainy Friday night, Paul picked me up…
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CEBU: How we rent a car to tour Cebu City

On my first flight to Cebu last 2013, I saw how similar Cebu city to Manila. It’s like Ortigas and Ayala in the Visayas region. But what I didn’t know…
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CEBU: Sending some prayers from Simala Church

The day after our canyoneering adventure, we dragged ourselves back to the city but decided to drop by Siboanga first to witness and pray in the miraculous castle-like Simala Church.…
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CEBU: Badian Canyoneering Extreme Adventure

One thing that traveling taught me is to love extreme adventures. I’ve always been a safe girl. Before, I’m afraid of motorcycle rides because whenever I’m in one, my brain…
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Floral and Typography in Coffee Project, QC

The moment I stepped in this cafe, I saw a glimpse of my future wedding reception, which is likely to happen 10 years from now if ever you’re thinking when.…
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CEBU: Sumilon Sandbar

Sumilon Island, along with Bantayan and Kalanggaman, is definitely one of the trending islands today. It is just a 15 minute boat ride away from Brgy. Tan-awan so its a…
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CEBU: Exploring Oslob

Once a sleepy town in Cebu has now awaken and in no doubt in lead when it come to tourism in Cebu. Almost everyone I knew who went to the…
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Jump then fall in Jump Yard

Since Paul and I love trying new cute dates, we never doubted this new playground in Pasig. Okay, I doubted a little because I’m afraid of accidents and I’ve never…
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A Trip in the Past in Las Casas, Bataan

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar is sure beautiful to be the new backdrop of your new profile pic or Instagram post. But this place is more than what a camera…
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February 19

On the same date last year around 3ish in the afternoon while watching Chris Evan’s Playing it Cool, which story’s almost the same of how our relationship started, I said “I…
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First Fine Dining Experince in Bayleaf

Since we are one of the typical couples in the world, we celebrated our anniversary in a fine dining restaurant. And I wanted it to be overlooking where we will…
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Don’t ever leave, Honey Creme

I’ve seen Honey Creme in Singapore and Hong Kong before but I’m more of a street-food-kinda girl when I travel so I only got to try it here and thank…
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Explore Rizal: Weekend at the zoo

Saturdays have always been reserved for us and this year we’re trying new date ideas rather than the usual movie & dinner. Since we’re both from Rizal and tourist spots…
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First for 2016 – Gudo & Mr Diggin’s

After being away for 11 days due to my holiday break in Dubai, Paul instantly asked me for a dinner date on a manic monday. Since I’m still suffering from…
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What Dubai Mean: Travel Video 2015

It all started with just a joke when my aunt & cousin invited us all to go to Dubai to visit her husband. Considering my clan, it’s challenging to gather…
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New Year in Dubai

Is it just me or 2015 is gone by fast? Cheers to all the countries we conquered, adventures done, old friends who stick and new friends we welcomed to our…
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The Lights Are Brighter This Year

“Let’s go back!” I’m usually not a fan of going back to a place where I’ve been especially if you’re going back with the same person. It’s the reason I…
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Maginhawa Hits: Big B Burger

One maginhawa date night, Paul and I were craving for a burger. I’m supposed to bring him to the Great Burger Truck in strEATs but it’s usually jampacked with people…
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Seoul Searching: My Love for Petite France

The first time I saw this colorful houses in the Korean series My Love from Another Star (which you all have to see!), it’s an automatic check on my Korea…
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Up in the sky!

Since last Aug 19 is Quezon City day (yes we both work on QC), as well as, our monthsary and also to get back to the 2 monthsaries I’m not…
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Little Red Riding Hood

One thing I love about travelling abroad is that I can wear a coat without anyone judging me. I’m a coat-loving girl trapped in a tropical country sucks right? So…
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Explore Rizal: Hiding in 14 Four Cafe

I’ve been eyeing this cafe since the beginning of the year because first it’s a hidden gem and second it’s just 5 minutes away from Paul’s house. After months of…
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Seoul Searching: Nami Island Spring Edition

We bid goodbye for the mean time on Seoul’s tall buildings and travel 90 minutes to the province for some nature adventure. Are you a fan of Janice and Jun’s…
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Seoul Searching: Snow in Summer

After our palace adventures, we hop to the nearest train station to go to One Mount Korea. My mom recommended this place because she saw this on package tours. I…
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Seoul Searching: Jewel in the Palaces

I put the two main palaces in Seoul first things first in our tour. Basically because it holds the history and heart of Seoul. If you want to know something,…
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Maginhawa Hits: Papa Diddi’s Ice Cream

We found this ice cream shop in Maginhawa and it’s absolutely perfect for this 40 degrees temperature we are suffering. It’s just a small ice cream shop, only 2 tables…
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Marikina Invasion: Dinner in Prison

Hi! It’s been a while since my last post. I’ve been busy with work and my latest summer adventure. Last week, I’ve been to Seoul for 5 days and this…
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Santorini dream in Camp Netanya

There’s no word that can describe how I fell in love when white meets blue in Camp Netanya, Anilao, Batangas. (more…)
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Lola Dress

I have this dress for years and wore it only once. I’m not a fan of long dresses then for I felt old when I wore them. I don’t know…
Anvaya Cove

One Day Serenity in Anvaya Cove

Anvaya Cove is a private resort in Morong, Bataan that is owned by Ayala Corporation. Now, I understood why rich people don’t mind spending millions for memberships on private resorts:…
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Starting our summer with Slidefest!

< We tried the first ever Slidefest Philippines and it was awesome!! The event is seriously one of the lifetime experience and my photos can’t justify the 1000ft of happiness…
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Beachin’ at Camayan Beach Resort

Hi! I have officially went out of the metro and started my “Road to best summer of my life”. Last Saturday, we went to Subic for the first ever Slidefest…
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My Greatest OOTD

At exactly a year ago maybe also around this time, I’m taking my final walk in college with the best OOTD. It’s actually weird to think that It’s already been…
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New found friend at Barkin’ Blends Dog Cafe

Barkin’ Blends Cafe is the only dog cafe in the Philippines. This cafe is for all dog lovers out there. Well technically, I’m a dog person. I’ve been living with…
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2015, the first step to independence

Since 2015 is the year I have officially declaring my financial independence to my parents, it’s also the year that I can do and spend my money on things I…
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Bougainvilleas are out!

Our trip to Corregidor is a short notice so I didn’t get the chance to buy a summer dress. Summer arrived early this year because February is already freaking hot.…
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Why you need to go to Corregidor

Corregidor is an island that belongs to Cavite (according to our tour guide) that is the last military bastion during the Japanese invasion in 1942. Corregidor is just almost 1…
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