I'm a traveler. I'm a dreamer. I love exploring, experiencing unique cultures and tasting local delicacies of different countries. The more traditional, the more I love. I'm like a sponge that absorbs local cultures and languages well. I've proven this when I lived in Indonesia for 4 years. I blended in quickly that most people found it difficult to believe I'm not Indonesian. I'm a proud Filipino. I wear it on my sleeve wherever I go. Filipinos are talented... most specially in the field of music and arts. I want see more of the world. I want to see more of the Philippines. I will find time to backpack around the Philippines before I die... from up in Batanes down to Jolo.
Cebu for me is the perfect tropical island destination. Aside from its pristine beaches there's plenty of cultural and historical sites to visit. Cebu is where Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan planted the Cross of Christianity in the name of Spain in 1521. Cebu... See More
Hi, Courtney. Generally the Philippines is a safe place to explore even for a solo female traveler. However, like any country in the world, there are some places where you just have to be extra careful. The trick is to check with the receptionist and the security guard... See More
Hi, Courtney. There's a handful of vegetarian restaurants in Metro Manila. Check out Corner Tree Cafe in Makati. They have Asian, American, European, even Middle Eastern food in their menu. Must try their famous tofu walnut... See More