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BLAZING BURGERS IN OLYMPIA, MAKATI

Ultimate Cheezy Blaze Burger

Blazing Burgers is a hole-in-the-wall diner located along JP Rizal near the end of Zapote Road in Makati. Nearby landmarks would be PRC, Tides PRC and The Circuit, Makati. The best thing about Blazing Burgers, aside from it’s affordable pricepoint- Read more…


Nagsasa Cove In Zambales, An Unexpected Joy

Nagsasa Cove Zambales

I’ve heard many stories and read many blogs about these certain group of islands in Zambales, and one of this is Nagsasa Cove.  I was never convinced of it’s magic until I saw and experienced it for myself. Riz is Read more…


Oh My Gulay – A Hidden Dining Stop In Baguio City, Philippines.

Oh My Gulay, Baguio City

Oh My Gulay is a themed restaurant located at the top floor at the La Azotea bldg on Session Road. It is one of Baguio City’s hidden dining gems. And yes, “gulay” is in the name because it is mainly a Read more…


Arca’s Yard: A Cool & Rustic Dining Experience

For our recent holiday vacation, we discovered this wonderful restaurant called Arca’s Yard nestled just 10-15 minute drive away from Session road in Baguio City. Arca’s Yard is definitely a ‘date place’, and I don’t mean that just the romantic Read more…


Nacpan & Calitang Twin Beach: El Nido’s Hidden Gem

Approximately seventeen (17) kilometers north of El Nido  is the twin beach of Nacpan & Calitang. It is a non-commercialized 4 km stretch of pristine, azure white sands that is off the beaten track. We alloted our third day in Read more…


El Nido, Palawan: What Make’s A Paradise

Whenever I hear anything about “El Nido” as a kid, the first thing that comes to my head is our very own Miss Universe title-holder, Ms. Margie Moran. I don’t know why, but maybe it’s because of all those travel shows I Read more…


DIY GUIDE: Japan in 7 Days

Fushimi Inari Shrine by Russtalavista

Planning to go on an inter-city tour of Japan? Do you have limited time and yet still want to see as many places as possible? I’m going to share how we explored 4 Major cities and managed to squeeze in Read more…


Escolta Restaurant Breakfast Buffet At The Peninsula Hotel, Makati

Escolta is the name of the restaurant within Manila Peninsula hotel, located in Makati.  And for this year’s Valentine’s Day celebration, we decided to have a staycation at the Peninsula hotel, and this means getting to try Escolta’s breakfast buffet offering. The Read more…


Peninsula Hotel, Makati ~ A Valentine’s Day Celebration

For a joint Valentine’s Day celebration (2016), Henry and I (along with another couple friend, Isen and Lei) booked rooms at the Manila Peninsula Hotel. This was exciting for me because it means that I’d have a chance to try their Read more…


Hulugan Falls ~ A Hidden Beauty in Luisiana, Laguna

From Makati, we woke up early for a sunday drive towards UP Los Banos to pick up a couple of our friends. There were 7 of us in the group, and before we started out  towards Luisiana (pronounced Loo-Sha-Na), it was already Read more…