Where to Stay in Baler: Desiree’s Lodge and Transient House
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Desiree’s Lodge and Transient House is located at 092 Buton St., Brgy. Sabang, Baler, Aurora. It is approximately around 5 minute walk to the beach. Please disregard the ‘packs’ 😛 We rented the whole place for Php3000 only good for … Read More

Where to Stay in Baler: Pleasant Valley Guesthouse
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Pleasant Valley Guesthouse is located at Purok 4, Bgy. Sabang, Baler, Aurora. It is 300 meters away from Sabang Beach which is approximately around 15 to 20 minute walk to the beach. The welcome facade of Pleasant Valley Guesthouse All … Read More

Ideal Gifts for Travelers this Christmas 2015
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They say that when September comes, which starts the ‘ber’ months, time flies so fast and all we know is… it’s Christmas. Everyone gets to be too busy with a lot of things – parties, gift buying, shopping, family get … Read More

#Hugots on the Road: Braving Manila’s Worst Traffic with Feelings
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For the past week, I heard a lot of traffic terror stories; the usual 1 hour travel time took 3.5 to 6 hours. And yes, it was traumatizing and totally such a waste of time. Someone said before that, “Traffic … Read More

Surfing in Baler: Riding the Waves of Baler, Aurora
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Baler is one of the surfing spots in the Philippines. It is considered as the oldest surf communities in the Philippines and is being considered as the birthplace (or origin) of surfing in our country. There are a lot of … Read More

Beyond Philippines: Hongkong Trip on a Budget
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‘Traveling is a hobby of the rich men’ – says somebody! However, this is a rather old saying because actually it is now very easy and affordable to travel, visit places, and fill your mind with new experiences. Here we’ll … Read More

Philippine Holidays 2016: Regular Holidays, Special Non-Working Days, Special Holidays, and Long Weekends
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A big shout out to the President and Malacanang for announcing the 2016 holidays ahead of time (not to mention also that they maintain a very updated website, Official Gazette – www.gov.ph). This is totally a great help for planning … Read More