It’s been a while since I went somewhere, and I recently had fancied a quick, no fuss adventure, so I thought about where to go that’s near, and doesn’t require a song-and-dance visa or travel permit. *Ring* Me: Hello, Alvie? Were you the one who got a passport some years back because […]
This year’s “Summer Escapes” series starts off with an easy one. My team had decided to visit this newly opened attraction in Olongapo, Zambales, which boasts of being the biggest floating playground in Asia today. How to get there (from Manila): land travel – private or public transport Things to do: swimming, playtime! Budget: PhP799 for 2-hr pass, […]
Sadly, this would be the last of this year’s “Summer Escapes” series, as summer has officially ended in the Philippines, so says our local weather bureau, PAGASA. We were, however, able to squeeze in one last family trip to nearby Guam, which was hurricane-less a couple of weeks back, and perfect for some water activities and […]
Summer is at its tail-end, and we’ve been having rain showers these past few days, but it’s not too late for some last-hurrah summer getaways with the fam. So here’s our third suggested destination for your family vacation: Crimson Resort and Spa in Mactan, Cebu, Philippines. A bit pricey, you may say, but this resort has […]
The first of our suggested summer escape places for you and the family.