Hinugtan Private Beach, Boracay

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Boracay is known for being a party island, and every year during peak season a crazy number of tourists come to mingle with celebrities, see the fireworks, and experience the big beach parties that it’s well-known for. BUT, that doesn’t…

Nami Resort Restaurant, Boracay

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I’ve been to Boracay several times as you probably know, and I’ve tried different restaurants with every visit, but this is probably my favorite to date. Thanks to my BFF Mshel, who found this restaurant on a list of the…

Titos Resto & Grill, Boracay

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Our first foray out onto the white beach coming from Shangri-la Boracay, was in search of the most important thing to me in any travel itinerary: good food. This was, I believe, my 4th Boracay visit to date, so I’d…

Shangri-la’s Boracay Resort & Spa, 2014

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Hi all! I’m back after months of not posting anything! It’s mostly because it’s been a really busy and exhausting summer for me, and I’ve spent all my free time (time not devoted to work, activities, or events) just chillin’…

The Philippines Needs Your Help: Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda


Photo from http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/09/world/iyw-how-to-help-typhoon-haiyan/index.html.  I’m taking a break from my usual posts to ask any readers that may not be aware of what’s happened for any help you can give to those who were affected by the typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda, in my beautiful…

Shangri-la Boracay

Boracay, Philippines: Shangri-la Boracay Day 3

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Guest photographers: Mshel Reyna and Lia Maliwat Shangri-la Boracay Our third day in Boracay was half-spent saying goodbye to Shangri-la, since we were moving to a hotel on the main beach that afternoon.  It started with a very nice buffet…