Author: Mylene Flores

Island hopping in Coron, Palawan – More fun in the Philippines!

Island hopping in Coron, Palawan – More fun in the Philippines!

Coron has got to be one of my favorite destinations in the Philippines (a first class town in the province of Palawan). The municipality has been recognized for being a popular diving site. So you can definitely explore Coron for its sunken Japanese warships and marine life. You can also admire the aquatic sights and nearby isles via island hopping. Kayangan Lake Kayangan Lake (located above sea l... »

2 Breathtaking land trips that you can explore while in Coron, Palawan

2 Breathtaking land trips that you can explore while in Coron, Palawan

After you’ve tried island hopping and/or diving in Coron, what else is there to do when you’re back in town? For quick day trips, one can always explore the nearby sites via land vehicles. Day tours are very much established in Coron, especially those facilitated by motored tricycles. We’ve managed to book one and got to explore 2 breathtaking sites in under 2 hours. Of course, if you have more ti... »

An Adrenaline-charged Wakeboarding Adventure Awaits You in Pili, Camarines Sur

An Adrenaline-charged Wakeboarding Adventure Awaits You in Pili, Camarines Sur

You’ll definitely feel your adrenaline charging up as soon as you step foot on Pili, Camarines Sur’s water sports complex. The Camsur Watersports Complex (one of the first in the Philippines) has sturdy cables/ropes, creatively designed wakeboards, high platforms and entertaining facilities. Should you lack the necessary wakeboarding skills, CWC will still make sure that you experience a lot of th... »

Experience the Sublime Island Life in the White Sands of Boracay

Experience the Sublime Island Life in the White Sands of Boracay

Boracay (in Aklan province) has got to be one of my favorite white sand beaches in the Philippines. I’ve been to the island 4 times in a span of 4 years, and the whole place just never tires me down. Both locals and foreigners can attest to the beauty of this haven, as it’s frequented several times in a year. It’s also been recognized as one of the loveliest wedding destinations in the country ... »

Exploring the Streets of Jeonju, South Korea for Their Mouthwatering Food

Exploring the Streets of Jeonju, South Korea for Their Mouthwatering Food

I went to Jeonju, South Korea last May 2011 with my brother and my cousin, who was invited to attend the Jeonju International Film Festival. My cousin was provided an all expense paid trip, so my brother and I got to bunk with him for free. We were also given free stuff throughout our stay. But the best thing about that trip abroad was our food trips. I’ve always loved Korean food, even while in M... »

Live on the Edge and Experience Two Extreme Adventures in Cebu

Live on the Edge and Experience Two Extreme Adventures in Cebu

Cebu has been recognized for their historical sites and unspoiled beaches. So adventure seeker’s can definitely find themselves caught in the divine wonders of this beautiful Philippine province. Now, should you find yourself in the metropolitan area, do visit Crown Regency Hotel & Towers for their SKY EXPERIENCE ADVENTURE. You’ll get to have a chance to live on the edge, while hitting two exh... »

Why It’s Possible to Go Around the World in Under a Day

Why It’s Possible to Go Around the World in Under a Day

Shenzhen, China has become a special city for me. Despite the mishaps that we had to encounter from our tour, the state was still a momentous one because of the illustrious ‘Window of the World’ theme park. The well-known site has about 130 miniature replicas of the most famous tourist attractions all over the globe. Exploring the 48-hectare land can be done in a day. But we only got to see at lea... »

7 Must-see Philippine Sites in the Land of the Chocolate Hills, Bohol

7 Must-see Philippine Sites in the Land of the Chocolate Hills, Bohol

My beau and I were visiting Bohol for only one day, so we opted to book a hassle-free tour. From there, we got to learn more about the history of the city, and was able to experience some of the things that we’ve only seen from text books. So without further adieu, here are 7 must-see tourist spots in the Land of the Chocolate Hills. 1st Stop: Baclayon Church A trip to Bohol won’t be complete if y... »

Set Your Appetite for Adventure with Cagayan De Oro’s White Water Rafting

Set Your Appetite for Adventure with Cagayan De Oro’s White Water Rafting

White water rafting (WWR) has become a popular activity in Cagayan De Oro. But it eventually branched out to a few provinces around the Philippines as well. It’s an adventure that can be experienced by any age group (kids should have the consent from their parents/guardians), which is something that can be enjoyed by swimmers and non-swimmers alike. So if you’re a first-timer, then WWR is somethin... »

What do you collect from your travels?

What do you collect from your travels?

I used to hoard souvenirs from every destination that I went to. And it would usually consist of key chains, pins, bottle openers, magnets and even fashion accessories. But I soon realized that I wanted some kind of uniformity when collecting stuff from my travels. That’s when I decided to buy city mugs from Starbucks Coffee. So for every trip that I planned, I would check if there was a Starbucks... »

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