Birthday Staycation at Casa Almarenzo Bed and Breakfast

My birthday celebration did not end at eating delicious food at a local cafe. I also planned to spend a night alone at Casa Almarenzo Bed and Breakfast in Bolinao, Pangasinan, and give myself time to write (expect this around June, maybe). I expected that it was near the sandy part of Patar beach, as … Continue reading Birthday Staycation at Casa Almarenzo Bed and Breakfast

A Simple Staycation at La Bella Boutique Hotel

I have been intrigued by La Bella Tagaytay, particularly of their Bodhi Cafe, ever since it appeared on my feed a year ago. So when I finally had time and funds, I did not waste my chance to have our staycation there. Directions Of course, a private car is much better than commuting. But if … Continue reading A Simple Staycation at La Bella Boutique Hotel

Villa Jovita: The Bali of the South

Villa Jovita, the "Bali of the South," is a pool resort in Agoncillo, Batangas, known for their Bali corner and nonchlorinated pools. The resort's nature vibe made talking a chore. Although there were chitchats by the entrance, other areas were silent, with the sound of the swaying bamboos calming the atmosphere. Because many people want to … Continue reading Villa Jovita: The Bali of the South

My Kind of OctoberPHest: Waves in San Juan and Tourist Spots in San Fernando La Union

San Juan, La Union, is known for its beaches providing just the perfect waves for surfing. Though I wasn't primarily there to surf, I witnessed many locals and foreigners alike in San Juan's Urbiztondo Beach riding along the waves. Since we had other objectives to fulfill in the morning of Day 1, I only had the chance … Continue reading My Kind of OctoberPHest: Waves in San Juan and Tourist Spots in San Fernando La Union