Ou est le printemps? A Tuileries Photodiary

Can Spring come any sooner? It’s almost April and I’m still lugging around a wool coat (well that’s not too fair as I’m quite a tropical fish).  My head falls back to Spring last year in Paris when a walk in the park was more a pleasure than a chore,…

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Pangulasian, El Nido: a hike, Piolo Pascual’s view, and sunset dinner

Plaid Boy and I arrived in Pangulasian after lunch hour and we were keen to take advantage of what the island had to offer. It really didn’t take much to fall in love with the island. The place is darn beautiful.  We were given free water canisters to remind us…

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La-la-la-love… Pangulasian Island Resort Beach Villa

Plaid Boy & I flew off to Pangulasian Island, the newest luxury beach development by El Nido Resorts in Palawan, Philippines. Pangulasian is also known as “Island of the Sun” because it offers breathtaking views of sunrise and sunset. There’s a beach that gives you an opening to the diverse world of…

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6 Instagram accounts you should follow if you want to learn more about the Philippines

One of my most memorable conversations about the Philippines went on like this: HER: You’re from the Philippines? ME: Yes, indeed! I am! HER: From Minillee? ME: Er, it’s Manila. Ma-ni-la. The capital. HER: Oh exotic! What’s it like to live in Africa? Unfortunately, this person had an MA in…

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Cambridge 2014 (a photodiary)

I am a big city girl through and through but if I were to live anywhere in the UK other than London, I’d most probably choose Cambridge. I never thought I’d ever feel such great affinity to a small city but much thanks to The Lovely Laurels, I’m convinced I…

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