Listen, we get it: sometimes, life in the city just becomes too hectic and you need to get away for the weekend. The awesome thing about living in Metro Manila is that there are plenty of hideaway spots not too far away from the city: and Masasa Beach in Tingloy, Batangas is quickly becoming one of the secret favorites among … Read More
There has never been a time in history when travel and work have coexisted so seamlessly. With faster and more reliable internet connections, and the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, committing to a life of exploration no longer requires putting your career on hold. The company Upwork (formerly oDesk) is perhaps the best example of just how little location matters … Read More
The last time I went to El Nido was for a magazine assignment. It was in fact, the very first travel assignment I got from the publication. It was very focused on the resort and its neighbouring islands, which was a treat, but I was pretty curious about what the regular tours would be like and what they had to … Read More
Visited by hundreds if not thousands of people every week, Baler has bloomed from a quiet little place into a famous tourist destination in the Philippines. Every once in a while we travel 5 hours from the city to surf it’s waves. We’ve felt quite at home here, getting to know some of the locals who in our opinions are the … Read More
“It’s just like tuning guitar strings”, as El Kalinado, a man from France explains meditation and how it affects your body, mind, and soul. “If the guitar is tuned, then it creates beautiful music”. I walked inside Bahay Kalipay with no expectations, telling myself that I would be open to whatever I learn in this place. Little did I know that it … Read More
What we love about this pocket blanket is that it’s ultra compact, water resistant, has an easy-pack pattern, is puncture resistant, and has an attached storage pouch. If you’re looking for lightweight beach mats, this is the perfect choice. Bring it to the beach, music festivals, concerts, anywhere the road takes you. Get your own Pocket Blanket at One for … Read More
If you’re looking for a chic, minimalist, and simple activity tracker, Withings Activité Pop watch fits right in. This analog watch syncs with your smartphone via bluetooth, and tracks your daily steps, sleep, heart rate, and sports. It is water-resistant, and can sense your swimming activities as well.