Why the Hell are We Doing this?

Hush, Kaiz. This is just your first day. Don’t let them know that your headache is killing you. When headache kicked in at just 2,652 meters above sea level (MASL) during the first hours of our trek, I expected to be at my worst condition in the following days. I am trekking up to 5,364 MASL and this is just day 1 of 14.

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Traveling: When Fact is Really Fiction

Those who have been following (if there are) my blog, you probably would have noticed by now my so much gusto for the movie The Beach, which was based on a novel of the same title by author Alex Garland and made famous by then-26-year-old Leonardo di Caprio (he’s turning 39 this year).

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Baby, U still mad?

One night in late October of 2006, back when I was still a cutie patootie and oblivious of the real world, I sat down on my usual workstation, put my earphones on, and sang along with Chris Carraba as I listened to Dashboard Confessional’s Hands Down. My regular work routine had started. BUT, little did I know that just across me, someone was eyeing on me, listening, awestruck that I knew the foreign band. He stood up and said, “Uy, Dashboard yan ah!”

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Travel Lookbook: Renz of The Traveling Nomad

I know quite a few people who work in the airline industry but not someone who authorizes the departure and arrival of an aircraft. Everyone, meet Renz of The Traveling Nomad, a Biology degree-holder from Davao who is also a certified trendsetter. We first met while on a trekking activity with some of our travel blogger friends and I must say he’s a real charmer.

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Travel Lookbook: Marky of Nomadic Experiences

Let’s all meet the nomadic Liev Schreiber of the Philippines for starters! Okay, scratch that. Recently landing on the 9th spot of the Sexiest Male Travel Bloggers alive, the very eligible bachelor Marky of Nomadic Experiences is not only considered sexy by most but he also has a very fitting definition of fashion. He knows when and where to wear this and that and carries the clothes he’s wearing handsomely.

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You Never Stop Learning: A Valedictory Speech

“Travel is like an endless university. You never stop learning.” – HARVEY LLOYD, Cruise Travel, Apr. 1985 To all of our beloved readers, good day. First, I’d like to apologize to all of you that I wasted a lot of paper and ink drafting a perfect speech to no avail. (Well, I still prefer the old school doodling on papers.) I spent countless hours of just staring at clean sheets of paper, floating in a sea of words. When I finally had something to write, they seemed wrong. And with that having said, forgive me for being so personal and emotional with what you are about to read.

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And She Changed Me

She will be named Marie. I always dream of having a child; who doesn’t? Boy or girl, it doesn’t really matter. I want him to be an artist, a musician or a painter maybe. I wish for him to be fit and become an athlete. I desire him to have good grades in school and be a disciplined student.

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