LOMI: A Filipino Cuisine Part 1

I love to try every regional Filipino dish – when I say regional dish, this means cuisines of 144 distinct ethno-linguistic groups found throughout the Philippine archipelago. To satisfy my penchant for food, during my travel, leisure or work related I make it a point to sample at least one local dish. I hope toContinue reading “LOMI: A Filipino Cuisine Part 1”

Stations of the Cross at Marian Orchard, Batangas

The Holy Week is observed in the Philippines because this is predominantly a Catholic country. However as years passby, there are noticeable changes on how our society observe the Holy Week. More and more people are traveling and enjoying during this holy season rather than celebrating in a more traditional way. On the other hand,Continue reading “Stations of the Cross at Marian Orchard, Batangas”

Vista Aplaya Beach Resort in Mabini, Batangas

One need not book a flight just to go to a lovely and relaxing beach resort in this country. Some may say that the best resorts are down south (in Visayas and Mindanao) but I beg to disagree. There are still clean and beautiful beaches near Metro, Manila. A to go place is barangay Anilao,Continue reading “Vista Aplaya Beach Resort in Mabini, Batangas”

Basilica de San Martin de Tours (Taal Basilica)

One of my favourite churches is the Basilica de San Martin de Tours better known to locals as Taal Basilica. On my first visit I was overwhelmed by its grandeur! The feeling on the other hand was replaced by aura of hope and positivity. Even before we left I longed to revisit the place whichContinue reading “Basilica de San Martin de Tours (Taal Basilica)”