Staycation at El Masfino: The Finest or So-so?

Garden view from our room at El Masfino For those times when you want to feel indulged in an upscale environment and just sip a glass of wine by the pool, mesmerized by a lush green landscape, El Masfino Hotel & Resort fits the bill. Or, if you wish to maintain a theme of intimate …

Overnight Stay at UI Inn in Hulhamale, Maldives

UInn Facade My flight was supposed to arrive at around 8 PM at Velana International Airport (also known as Malé International Airport, previously known as Ibrahim Nasir International Airport) in the Maldives so I decided to book UInn, a (relatively) budget hotel near the airport. I thought it would be difficult to transfer by ferry …

Saltitude Dive & Beach Resort in Mabini, Batangas — Review

I only stayed one day, but I can already tell the Saltitude Dive & Beach Resort in Mabini, Batangas is a place to fall in love with. If you don’t mind paying a little extra for great food, hospitality and unique experience, then you should definitely allow this place to get you fully smitten. I …

Overnight stay at Zen Rooms Fortview BGC

With a stay at ZEN Rooms Fortview BGC in Makati, you’ll be 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Fort Bonifacio and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Makati Medical Center. This apartment is 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from Resorts World Manila and 5.4 mi (8.6 km) from SM Mall of Asia. Rooms Make yourself at home in …

Luljetta’s Place – Hanging Gardens Spa and Garden Suites

On the less busy southern tip of Barangay San Roque in Antipolo, Luljetta’s Place – Hanging Gardens Spa remains relatively private and secluded providing couples or guests with children the time and space to unwind and get pampered. This “newest and most up-to-date tourist” spot in Antipolo promises a blissful relaxation with areas that offer breathtaking …

Weekend break at The Selah Garden Hotel

Aptly named, you can unwind and take a break from the fast-paced routines of daily life at The Selah Garden Hotel in Pasay City. This modest but surprisingly popular urban oasis for couples, family or group vacationers guarantees its guests clean, simple yet elegant accommodations with exceptional services and amenities at an affordable price! No wonder there …

Glamping at Nayomi Sanctuary Resort in Balete, Batangas

From time to time, we need to get away from the stress of daily life. My kind of escape is the one that reconnects me with nature and pampers me with good food. That is why I am a fan of glamping.  Glamping is basically camping minus the inconveniences from uncomfortable bed/ blanket/ sleeping bag, tent set-up …

3D/2N Stay at La Carmela De Boracay

Follow my blog with Bloglovin My 3 days and 2 nights stay at La Carmela de Boracay was far better than I expected.  scene in the beachfront To tell the truth, I anticipated the worst from this beachfront hotel mainly because of overwhelming mediocre to poor reviews online. Dismayed travelers claim that the rooms are old and …

HUE Hotels and Resorts, Puerto Princesa, Palawan: Hotel Review

Confession: as soon as the airport shuttle approached Hue Hotels & Resorts’ front entrance, I was stunned by the romantic edge of the hotel facade.  I’ve seen numerous photos of the hotel online and for the most part, I found them all to be lovely. But I didn’t think looking at the hotel in person …

Café Lupe Bed & Breakfast in Antipolo

From Tacos and Quesadillas to Crispy Pata and Kare-Kare, CaféLupe serves up the finest Filipino – Mexican gastronomy in Sumulong Hi-way, Antipolo. Nestled in the elevated lush uplands of Mambugan district, this property guarantees guests of its delectable fusion of foods, scenic view from its open deck and festive atmosphere all over the place. Whether …