Apart from being an entry point to almost all adventures in the Eastern Visayas – canyoning in Biliran, caving in Samar, island hopping in Leyte – Ormoc City boasts of its own destinations that would not only answer the call for adventure but also cultivate the seed of learning within each individual. While traveling has … More An Educational Tour to Ormoc City
My dear hikers, climbers, mountaineers, travelers, explorers, or whatever shoe you’d like to fit in, I’m glad that a number of you have finally taken the courage to visit me. Oh, I know, some were just forced by their friends or have been obligated to join the bandwagon for social media purposes – to update … More Mt. Kapayas: A Letter From the Mountains
“I should’ve given it to you before; but I was just scared. The thing is I’m not scared anymore. You know what I mean?” -Rapunzel And I keep wondering, wondering, when will my life begin? Familiar? Oh yes, I’m quite obsess with Rapunzel’s song on the movie Tangled. Aside from Mulan and Pocahontas, this charming … More Mt. Mago: Crossing Boundaries
“Life is too short to miss out on being truly happy.” Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuits of happiness and just be happy for the moment. To simply enjoy little luxuries and feel that we have chosen the right path, the right decision – like meeting the right man at the … More Getting Lost and Discovering Himbabawod Falls and Mipi Falls
“Don’t stop chasing for your dreams. Next thing you know, you have successfully achieve them!” If I could convert into money the happiness and contentment I am feeling right now, I probably would end up on the list of Forbes Magazine. Sad to say, experience is as intangible as earning millions for my kind. :D … More GUIDE: Chasing Sunset at Mt. Naupa
For the past two years, I have been itching to always try something new, something beyond ordinary and something that would spice up my sedentary lifestyle of checking papers, submitting documents and brainwashing the “Hope of our Nation”. That’s why when Sheila of the famed Adrenaline Romance invited me to join their Blogger’s Climb in … More 10 Life Lessons Learned after Rock Climbing Poog Crag
People have different views with regards to love; whatever it may be, there’s one truth behind everyone’s heartache – LOVE HURTS WHEN GOD KNOWS YOU DESERVE SOMEONE ELSE. -Marj Mainstream is boring. That’s the reason why my troops and I decided to deviate from the usual celebration of Valentine’s Day. Instead of embracing the commercialized … More Hugot Climb – A Valentine’s Day Special
“There are some places in life where you can only go alone. Embrace the beauty of your solo journey.” – Mandy Hale She sat on one of the rocky edges of the summit of the mountain they just climbed and fed her eyes with the bountiful graces of God upon humanity. The trees have been … More Why are you still SINGLE?
“What?! You’ll go to Luzon just to climb a mountain?!” That was the initial reaction of my father upon asking permission for our trip to Batangas. I know. It’s outrageous. Though he knew my crazy plan of conquering ten mountains for this year, he wasn’t prepared for something as insane as the upcoming trip. I … More Mt. Maculot: Why do we climb mountains?
“And make friends.. You don’t need a lot of friends.. Just a few.. Ones you can really, really trust.” – Kushina (Naruto) And if it’s of any consolation, the birds started making their joyous sounds of thanksgiving as they feast over the harvests of rambutan outside the humble abode of the Fernandez family. She had … More LEYTE: Of lasting friendship and families