6 Places To Visit in Baguio

March 2014 – Some of my closest friends have said at some point that they’re done with Manila and they’re leaving for Baguio to become a nun or an artist or a recluse, etc. My friend Elvina is not one of those people. I think she's always had a love and hate relationship with Baguio, having spent a whole year living there as a student. This month, we rediscovered the City of...

Batanes (Part 3 of 3) – South Batan

I have a confession to make: I went to Batanes as an atheist. I was cynical, bitter, and disillusioned, and I felt like nothing in the world will inspire me anymore.  But three days into our trip in Batanes, I had a change of heart. Surrounded by too much beauty, meeting fascinating people every day — I saw the hand of God everywhere, and it was incredible. :) Consider, for example,...