Destinations

BeanBites PodcastDestinationsEast AsiaTaiwan

Culture, Politics, People, and ‘Bibiboys’ of Taiwan

I didn’t plan on recording a podcast in Taiwan because I wanted to have a proper vacation. But whatever you ...
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Night Walks in Davao City

Rupert Brooke was right. Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night. That’s exactly what I thought when I strolled ...
DestinationsPhilippinesSouth Cotabato

What I Wish Everyone Knew About South Cotabato

When I told my Mom I wanted to live in South Cotabato for a month, her immediate response was, “Okay, ...
DestinationsPhilippinesSouth CotabatoTravel Guides and Tips

Lemobung Lodge: Cheapest Accommodation in Lake Sebu

I recently went on a month-long trip around Mindanao with my best friend and the first leg of our adventure ...
DestinationsPhilippinesSamar

Lobo Cave: Surprises from the Aquatic World Beneath

“Oh my god! Kuya, there’s a snake!” I whispered nervously as we were nearing the exit of Lobo Cave. I ...
CebuDestinationsEventsPersonalPhilippines

Balangay: Tracing Our Roots

This year’s theme for Gabii sa Kabilin, Balangay, sparked a specific childhood memory for me. I was probably 9 or 10 ...
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Pinipisakan Falls: More Than Just a Beautiful Waterfalls

“Tikang gud kamu ha Pinipisakan Falls, dai? Mayda man mga NPA heto ngadto!” (Are you sure you went to Pinipisakan Falls? There ...
DestinationsPhilippinesSamar

Sulpan Cave: The Things I Would Do For An Adventure ...

Have you ever asked yourself why you do certain things in life? Why do we subject ourselves to long uncomfortable ...
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Mount Mauyog: International Women’s Day Climb

A few months ago, I was invited to visit Tanzania for an International Women’s Day Climb to Mt. Kilimanjaro. It ...