”Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.” - Jack Kerouac | Or in this case a goddamn wall!
The merry month of May is dubbed as the Queen of Filipino Festivities. Well, to be brutally honest, my whole summer is one big staycation. But it doesn't mean there's nothing to do, actually, there’s more to do especially in the kitchen! Summertime brings in a lot of amazing produce that's suited for heirloom dishes … Continue reading Festivals Born of Flores de Mayo
Originally designed to be a hill station of Americans years ago. Bloomed into a city nestled on top of a mountain, surrounded by pine trees and sunflowers. A cool and breezy place with interesting food and art scene. That’s Baguio before. Well, there are some left and the plan is for the city to rev-bloom. … Continue reading The RevBloom of Baguio: City of Crafts and Folk Arts
Time wasted in Baler is time well spent.
"I'm a free spirit who never had the balls to be free." - Cheryl Strayed
October seventh is the feast day of the Our Lady of the Rosary, a special day for rosary devotees, like the Escuderos.
Having to visit Villa Escudero made me rediscover being a Filipino in Southern Tagalog.
Enough of child´s play and touristy stuff, and let´s brave the great outdoors of Echague, Isabela. Knew little about Isabela, so when I got an invite to explore the province, I accepted it.It's my first time in the province of Isabela, and I definitely had no idea what to do in this province. https://www.instagram.com/p/BVoXOUHA4ha/?taken-by=msgenerose After … Continue reading Brave the Great Outdoors of Echague, Isabela
Just when I thought June would be a boring month, I got a random invite from someone I met at an event back in March, for a eight-hour road trip, so I joined in. Eight hours bound to North-East of Luzon island lies the largest province in Luzon, second in the whole country, and the … Continue reading Explore the Off the Beaten Path of Isabela
From Exploring Isabela to Quirino side trip. Who's up for some fresh water action? As if the province of Isabela is not big enough to explore, we managed to go on a side trip in Maddela, Quirino to chase some rapids. From Echague, Isabela we drove roughly for two hours to reach Maddela, Qiurino. Upon … Continue reading Chasing Governor’s Rapids in Maddela, Quirino