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Kalanggaman Island: A Beautiful Island Paradise in Leyte Philippines!

January 17, 2018

There are many places that have left us speechless, but Kalanggaman Island takes the cake for one of the most beautiful islands on our list.  It’s crazy to think, but these photos just don’t do it justice.  As beautiful as it may look from the perspective of our camera lens, these images pale in comparison to the real view you get while standing on the edge of the water, toes in the…

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Falls in the Philippines: Kawasan Falls Cebu

January 2, 2018
Kawasan Falls Cebu

Our Visit to Kawasan Falls Cebu Swimming in bright blue turquoise water is definitely bucket list worthy and Kawasan Falls offered us the opportunity to do just that. Situated on the west side of the beautiful Island of Cebu, this majestic waterfall is one of the Philippines most popular tourist attractions. For that reason, we left bright and early & on a weekday as to avoid heavy crowds. (If you are…

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Collect Moments, Not Things | A Few Thoughts on Long-Term Travel

September 17, 2017
collect moments not things

“Collect Moments Not Things” One of the most common questions we are asked is “how do you afford to travel so much?”. Well, we’re definitely not part of the Hilton family and no, we did not hit the lotto. Our answer is simple – we work hard and collect moments, not things. Every day, we are all bombarded with the latest trends. We see it on magazines, billboards, televisions and even…

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Temple of Leah: The Taj Mahal of Cebu in Barangay Busay

September 8, 2017
Temple of Leah

Our Visit to the Temple of Leah The Temple of Leah may not have a long history, but it can be said that Cebu officially has it’s very own Taj Mahal. This Cebu Temple was constructed in the year 2012 as a symbol of an undying LOVE. Business Tycoon, Teodorico Adarna (Grandfather of actress Ellen Adarna and owner of Queensland Motels) constructed this huge edifice for his late wife, Leah Albino-Adarna.…

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Oriental Mindoro: Things to Do in Puerto Galera Philippines 2017

August 18, 2017
Things to do in Puerto Galera Philippines

Puerto Galera Philippines is known among tourists as a marine sanctuary with it’s numerous snorkeling and scuba diving spots.  In fact, the area is designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and has some of the most diverse coral reef diving in Asia. Aside from the wonders below the sea, Puerto Galera is also included on the list of the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World. Whether you are above or…

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Staying at Squares Beachfront Apartments in Puerto Galera Philippines

August 17, 2017
Squares Beachfront Puerto Galera Philippines

Squares Beachfront Review Places like Puerto Galera have a reputation for being a place to party, drink and mingle. While that sounds enticing, sometimes we just need a place to relax and get away from it all. Finding a quiet space in Puerto Galera is not hard to find at all. While many tourists rush to happening spots like Sabang and White Beach, many have also taken a liking…

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Staying at Bognot Lodge – Alvin Guesthouse at Pinatubo

July 26, 2017
Bognot Lodge

Alvin’s Guesthouse Near Mt. Pinatubo If you are looking for a place to stay before trekking up Mt. Pinatubo, look no further than Alvin’s Guesthouse (formerly known as Bognot Homestay). His B&B is conveniently located at the base of the majestic Volcano and is open all year round for travelers. We found Alvin’s Guesthouse on Airbnb and we were so fortunate we did. It was the perfect place to…

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Photo Diary: Mount Pinatubo Philippines Day Tour 2017

July 26, 2017
Mount Pinatubo Philippines

We couldn’t visit the Phil without doing a Mount Pinatubo Philippines Day Tour. Climbing a Volcano was definitely on our bucket list and we were eager to cross it off. The Mt Pinatubo Volcano sits at the tripping of the provinces of Zambales, Tarmac, and Pampanga on the Philippine Island of Luzon. The crater was formed after the eruption in June of 1991 which volcanologists consider the 2nd…

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The 15 Best Apps for Travel

May 25, 2017
Favorite Apps for Travel

Aside from our Passports, there is one thing we can’t live without when it comes to travel – our phones! Long gone are the days of lugging around translation books, maps & itineraries. Nowadays, we have the world in the palm of our hands and we’ve compiled a list of our favorite / best apps for travel. While we wouldn’t recommend relying on your phone for everything, it has…