Alternative ways to travel to avoid high fuel prices

The ongoing geopolitical crisis in Europe has affected fuel supply on a global scale. Prices of petrol are uncontrollably rising which could trigger a recession any time soon. With the unpredictable petrol prices in the market, commuters are finding alternative ways to travel to avoid high fuel prices. Consumers are becoming wiser when it comes …

Siquijor Itinerary: What to do in 3 days or less

On the way to Guiwanon Spring Park, Ms. Myla Bromo-Abellana, Negros Oriental Tourism Senior Operations Officer, shows a photo of her flying on a broomstick. She assures everyone in the van we’ll all learn to fly before the end of our Siquijor trip. Well, that’s a way to welcome tourists to the mystical island of …

A day at Seven Seas Waterpark in Opol—how to make the most of your visit

Every week, Doc Scott and I make a list of things we want to try on our days off to make the most of our time in Cagayan De Oro (CDO) (yes, we moved to the southern part of the Philippines and will be here for about a year), and we make sure we try …

Visit to the deer farm in Ocampo, Camarines Sur

Ocampo Deer Farm in Camarines Sur has been enjoyed by animal lovers of all ages since its establishment in 1996. A short, enjoyable drive from the Hibiscus Farm, this sprawling deer sanctuary located at the foothills of Mount Isarog is one of the biggest deer farms in Asia. At the moment, the farm is home …

How to get from Manila to Angeles City by bus

If you are going to Clark airport or joining the Spartan race in Angeles or just going to visit the city for a couple of days, and you don’t have your own car, here’s how you can commute from Manila to Angeles City by bus. The bus station in Quezon City is located in between …

How to get a free swab test for domestic tourists in the Philippines

In preparation to my trip to Bicol region, I took the free COVID-19 RT-PCR test at the Philippine Children’s Medical Center located at Quezon Avenue, Corner Agham Road in Quezon City. This free swab test is part of the Department of Tourism/ Tourism Promotions Board (DOT/TBP)’s extensive efforts to promote the country as a safe …

Free COVID-19 swab tests for domestic tourists starting November 1

Starting November 1, tourists can have free COVID-19 swab tests for domestic travels around the Philippines.  According to a report from the Department of Tourism (DOT), the program is part of the Department’s extensive efforts to market and promote the country as a safe tourism destination and pave the way to a more robust recovery …

Mariott and other Hotels in Metro Manila now open for Staycation

My Staycation at Novotel Deluxe room at Linden Suites Staycation in Metro Manila is possible and safe again. Get ready to plan your holiday stays in the Metro from this list of hotels with Department of Tourism (DOT) Safety Seal Certification. The DOT is only allowing accredited accommodation establishments (AEs) to accept guests checking in …

What to Pack for a Boracay Adventure

It’s common for some people to pack last minute and regret what they brought or didn’t bring for the beach trip afterwards. I used to procrastinate on organizing what I should pack and end up forgetting some useful items or feel bad leaving an extra pair of sandals that could have made my trip better …

5 ways to give your blog an improved look

It’s a brand new season and another month! If you’ve been procrastinating on your plans to revamp your blog, this is your sign! If you have no idea where to start, I got you! In this post, I will share 5 easy ways to improve your website.  Now, if you don’t wanna tweak your blog, …