Travel link-up: Remini-scent of pungent memories

Scent has always been a massive thing for me and when it comes to travel and memories, it definitely plays a big part. You know, like how a plate of food takes you in flight to an exotic place you’ve traveled to last Summer, or how a passerby’s perfume triggers…

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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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Osaka Ohsho Manila: where I had “the world’s #1 gyoza”

One of my very few Manila social visits was a lunch out with Manila’s fun food bloggers. I’ve been meaning to meet up with Momma Jane of Sugar & Spice for the longest time and she kindly invited me to one of her KTG gatherings at Osaka Ohsho.  L-R: Bobby Vallar…

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