9 Peaceful Luzon Destinations for a Soul-Searching

Soul Searching Destination   Why would you take a break at a place and go to that remote corner of the earth where you can’t find casinos, high-end shopping scene, clubs/bars, parties, art or fascinating buildings? Because there, you’ll find yourself. If you’ve lost yourself somewhere in the enticing materialism or exotic vacations or if stress on…

Caleruega Retreat: Closer to God and Mother Nature

Retreat at Caleruega Batangas Today, I want to look back at our retreat in Caleruega. My previous company usually take their top employees out-of-town trips but last May 2014, we went in Calueruega  Batangas to do a retreat for 2 days and 1 night. The Caleruega Church is perfectly perched atop a hill, surrounded by greenery plants…

Palawan’s Underground River: One of the 7 Wonders of Nature

Exploring Underground River The island of Palawan certainly has a terrific reputation. It has recently been named the best island in the world beating out their sister island of Boracay and the Philippines has a lot going for it in terms of tourism. With awards and titles like these, I knew the islands wouldn’t disappoint…

Different Versions of Philippines Adobo

Adobo is from the Spanish word adobar, meaning, “to marinade,” “sauce,” or “with seasoning.” This go-to viand for Filipinos involves very basic ingredients cooked with meat (mainly pork or chicken, but sometimes both), garlic, onions, vinegar, and soy sauce, for a combination of the perfect spices and seasoning that best go with unlimited servings of steamed…

Philippines Places that Look Like Foreign Destinations

Many famous foreign destinations have a local and sometimes better version somewhere in our country’s 7,107 islands that you can enjoy for a fraction of the price and no passport or visa needed. Ahead of striking beaches, magnificent mountains, exotic islands and bustling arenas, Philippines has much more to offer from its unfathomable treasure house. Heck, you…