museum, travel

Museum Guide: The National Museum of Natural History Manila

National Museum of Natural History It is a modern museum featuring our country's rich natural heritage that focuses on biodiversity and the ecosystem. It is formerly occupied by the Department of Tourism until 2015. Aside from preserved specimens of the Philippines Flora and Fauna, It also houses some pieces of artwork of the country's famous… Continue reading Museum Guide: The National Museum of Natural History Manila

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A Relaxing Staycation By the Bay at the Diamond Hotel Philippines

I always plan an out of the country trip during December as a Christmas gift to my family, but since I cannot go abroad this holiday season due to my health condition, I thought of a relaxing staycation would do anyway. Staycations are becoming popular nowadays, especially for families that need bonding moments due to… Continue reading A Relaxing Staycation By the Bay at the Diamond Hotel Philippines

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Carmen Copper Corporation Mine Museum Tour Toledo City Cebu

Carmen Copper Corporation Just a few months ago, we visited the Carmen Copper Corporation mine site and museum in Toledo City, Cebu. I never thought this kind of museum existed in the Philippines but, I was surprised that we have one in here. It is the first and only mining museum in the Philippines and… Continue reading Carmen Copper Corporation Mine Museum Tour Toledo City Cebu

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7 Old Churches in Cavite for Visita Iglesia.

Many Filipinos take the opportunity to relax or travel during Holy Week. But for us Catholics, this season gives us time to reflect and do penance through religious activities like singing the Pasyon (narrating life, passion, death, and resurrection of Christ), Station of the Cross, and Visita Iglesia to name a few. Our family, as… Continue reading 7 Old Churches in Cavite for Visita Iglesia.

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Church Guide: Saint Padre Pio Shrine Santo Tomas Batangas

Pray, hope, and don't worry. Worry is useless. God is merciful and will hear your prayer- Saint Padre Pio For travelers seeking spiritual guidance and comfort, The National Shrine of Saint Padre Pio is one of the top destinations in the province of Batangas. Visitors, mostly pilgrims, gather here to pray for healing and miracles… Continue reading Church Guide: Saint Padre Pio Shrine Santo Tomas Batangas

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Restaurant Review: Barbara’s Heritage Restaurant Intramuros

Inside the historic walled city of Manila is a beautiful quaint restaurant that will make you travel back in time. Barbara's Heritage Restaurant will let every visitors experience dining like an Illustrado during the Spanish era. The restaurant offers home-cooked, Spanish-inspired meals, meticulously prepared for their guest's satisfaction. Just recently, I visited the place with… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Barbara’s Heritage Restaurant Intramuros

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Restaurant Review: La Cathedral Cafè Intramuros

La Cathedral Cafè, from its roof deck, has captured the scene of a romantic European vibe with the backdrop of the beautiful Neo-Romanesque church, The Manila Cathedral. This cafe has been gaining popularity on social media nowadays because of its Insta-worthy photos. We visited the place after attending an afternoon Sunday Catholic mass at San… Continue reading Restaurant Review: La Cathedral Cafè Intramuros

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Patungan Beach Cove: A Budget-Friendly Resort in Maragondon Cavite

Smell the sea, and feel the sky, let your soul and spirits fly high. - Van Morrison Are you itching to travel again? Is the beach calling you? Well, most of us stayed at home because of the pandemic, but as tourism slowly opens up in the Philippines, beaches in GCQ and MGCQ areas are… Continue reading Patungan Beach Cove: A Budget-Friendly Resort in Maragondon Cavite

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Balay Dako by Antonio’s A Must-Try Restaurant in Tagaytay City

Balay Dako by Antonio's A well-known restaurant in Tagaytay that proudly serves authentic Filipino comfort food. It is run by Chef Tony Boy Escalante, owner of Antonios Group of Restaurants. This place is a must-try when visiting Tagaytay City for food and relaxation. Aside from The food, the picturesque Taal Volcano is one of the… Continue reading Balay Dako by Antonio’s A Must-Try Restaurant in Tagaytay City

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Restaurant Review: Pamana Restaurant, Tagaytay City

Pamana Restaurant: Owned by Ms. Happy Ongpaoco, a restaurateur and a chef, offer traditional Filipino cuisine across the country. From the list of dishes to its interior design, the restaurant lives to its concept of Pamana (Heritage). Visitors will get a nostalgic feeling upon entering the place. Its location also offers a vantage view of… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Pamana Restaurant, Tagaytay City

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A Budget-Friendly City Staycation at A Venue Hotel Makati

We had an overnight stay at A Venue Hotel in Makati last November 29 to 30, 2019 that I booked using my Agoda App at a discounted rate. The A. Venue Hotel is a trendy and chic hotel located in the busy district of Makati city. What I liked about the A. Venue Hotel is… Continue reading A Budget-Friendly City Staycation at A Venue Hotel Makati

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The Coffee Project at Evia Lifestyle Center, Where Coffee and Books Fit Together.

Coffee Project, a coffee chain that is becoming popular among coffee lovers nowadays because of its nature-inspired interiors, recently opened its 42nd branch at Evia Lifestyle Center at Daang Hari Road, Las Pinas. But, wait, coffee lovers, this branch is an extraordinarily Instagram-worthy coffee shop teamed-up with Fully Booked, and was named Coffee Project Black.… Continue reading The Coffee Project at Evia Lifestyle Center, Where Coffee and Books Fit Together.