Our Luxury Family Staycation at I'm Hotel in Makati, Phlippines

Our Luxury Family Staycation at I’M Hotel in Makati, Philippines

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What makes a hotel room a home? When you share it with family, of course! For us, our stay at the luxurious I’m Hotel in Makati, Philippines proved a treat in every way, not only because of the immaculate 5-star grandeur of the hotel, but because my wonderful grandparents, Mame Medy and Dade Ton, and my Tita Mavis, joined me …

Find Romance, Relax and Revitalize at Momo Beach House in Panglao, Bohol

Find Romance, Relax and Revitalize at Momo Beach House in Panglao, Bohol

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Beautiful experiences at times come at the last-minute, don’t you agree? This is certainly what we found out on our last trip to Panglao in Bohol, Philippines. Truthfully, I was a lot ill during this trip but the unique charms and pleasures of Panglao, the exceeding comfort and convenience provided by Momo Beach House, made it all better for …

Know Why HYATT City of Dreams Manila is the Best Hotel Near the Airport

Know Why HYATT City of Dreams Manila is the Best Hotel Near the Airport @HyattTweets

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On our last week in the Philippines, we were invited to stay in this amazing property near NAIA (Ninoy Aquino International Airport), the Hyatt City of Dreams Manila. If you are having a layover, this is probably the best hotel to stay as it is just near the airport terminals. Just to be clear, we didn’t go there for the …

BZFLAG Meetup in the Philippines with Readers and Kaladkarins - Manila and Cebu

BZFLAG Meetup in the Philippines with Readers and Kaladkarins – Manila and Cebu

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Our visit in the Philippines actually came as a surprise. It wasn’t planned. You see, I’ve been away from home for years already. The last time I visited was 4 years ago (in 2013!)– before I started my backpacking journey. And that visit wasn’t really long as my siblings and I had to leave the country for a South East …

Citadines Makati by Ascott - The Best Place to Stay for Business Travelers in Makati, Philippines

Citadines Makati by Ascott – The Best Place to Stay for Business Travelers in Makati, Philippines

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After four years, I finally came back to the Philippines! It was hot when we landed, but that didn’t matter because I was too excited to be reunited with my brother and his family. On our first days in the Philippines, we scheduled a lot of meetings. Thus, instead of going straight to my hometown, we decided to stay in …

Get the Best Massage from Nurture Wellness Village in Tagaytay, Philippines

Get the Best Massage from Nurture Wellness Village in Tagaytay, Philippines @NurtureSpa

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Tagaytay City, Philippines is one of the most popular destinations in the country, and there are actually some reasons why. For one, Tagaytay gives you an awesome view of Taal Volcano. It also has cooler weather which most Filipinos crave being in a tropical country. And now, there are a lot of establishments which all members of the family would enjoy. …

Awesome Things To Do in Nueva Ecija, Philippines

Awesome Things To Do in Nueva Ecija, Philippines

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The first thoughts that come to mind when you mention Nueva Ecija to a Filipino, are dairy and carabao. But, it’s also a tourist destination! What exactly do you do in a region that’s primarily known for dairy and carabaos? Sounds like a boring trip, you might say. Not so! There are many great things to see and experience in …

Villa Escudero Tiaong Quezon – A Memorable Staycation with my Grandparents

Villa Escudero in Tiaong, Quezon – Memorable Staycation with the Grandparents

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If you haven’t read my old posts and articles, I’m from the province of Laguna, which is becoming popular for short day trips or vacations. There’s actually an article we published which you can relate to if you were born in Laguna. In my case, I was raised in San Pablo City – the city of 7 lakes. Yes, our …

Why The Ascott Makati is the Perfect Hotel for City Lovers

Know why The Ascott Makati is the Perfect Hotel for City Lovers

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After a wonderful stay in Citadines Makati, we transferred to another amazing property, The Ascott Makati. We were picked up by the hotel’s private car as these two are under one hotel company. Upon reaching The Ascott Makati, we were welcomed by their beautiful General Manager, Ms. Joanne Golong-Gomez, who looks a lot like Alice Dixon – a famous Filipina actress! …

List of the Best Budget Hotels and Beach Resort in Batangas, Philippines

List of the Best Budget Hotels and Beach Resort in Batangas, Philippines : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! Before you go, check out our list of Batangas’ Beach Resorts for recommendations that include rates, locations, and great reviews. This article will help you with your search for the best budget hotel or beach resort in Batangas! Browse through our best hotel in Batangas finds in these top cities that cover: Lipa …

Travel Guide to Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro, Philippines

Travel Guide to Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro, Philippines

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When we say Occidental Mindoro, most may likely associate the province with the famous Apo Reef and Pandan Island in Sablayan, when it comes to tourist spots. To get there–and in different towns in the province—is the unassuming yet promising town of Abra de Ilog. Abra de Ilog, which simply means “opening of a river,” is a serene and quiet …

The Best Budget Hotel for Families in Boracay, Philippines

The Best Budget Hotel for Families in Boracay, Philippines

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It was my first time to visit Boracay and was excited to set my foot on that famous fine sand and submerge myself in crystal clear waters. It was a vacation I think I deserved. The original plan was to take my son with me but decided to check out Boracay first if it is conducive for toddlers (active toddlers, …