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5 Perks of Staying at San Juan Surf Resort

January 3, 2018
San Juan Surf Resort La Union review

San Juan Surf is popular hotel in La Union. It is located at Urbiztondo, San Juan, MacArthur Highway, San Fernando, La Union and is known for its affordable surfing lessons. It gets fully booked easily so make sure you make reservations and pay in advance if you intend to stay here. Our family enjoyed our […]

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Stone Hand Gallery

December 15, 2017
Stone Hand Art Gallery

Kamay na Bato (Stone Hand) Art Gallery is located in Brgy. Nalvo Norte, just a few minutes drive from Baluarte Watch Tower in Brgy. Victoria. Unlike Baluarte which can be experienced free of charge, this art gallery has an entrance fee / environmental fee of Php20/head. A Korean sculptor and painter, Mr. Bong Kim, married […]

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Baluarte Watch Tower

December 14, 2017
La Union Baluarte Watch Tower

La Union covers 1,504 square kilometers of land area. Not all of its popular tourist spots are grouped into a few municipalities, though. So we traveled almost 2 hours more to reach Luna from the grapes farm in Bauang (around 48 kms). Add in traffic on your time on the road as many public schools […]

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Grapes Farm in La Union

November 25, 2017
Calica Grapes Farm in La Union

If you want to channel the young and beautiful Aitana Sanchez-Gijon in “A Walk in the Clouds” but Napa Valley is still far-fetched, you may try the vineyards of La Union. First stop in our itinerary for this family trip was Calica Grapes Farm in La Union. Gapuz Grapes Farm is more searchable on the […]

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Family Trip to La Union

La Union Itinerary

A long weekend calls for some road trip. For this family trip to La Union, the beach was loudly calling. Situated 219 kms north ofΒ Bulacan, La Union is reachable in just 4 hours through NLEX, SCTEX and the new TPLEX. Since we have been driving for the past year to and fro SCTEX and even […]

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Early Morning at Mines View Park

November 7, 2017

As soon as I was able to buy a return ticket at Victory Liner to Cubao, I rode a taxi to Mines View Park. The morning feels were just perfect. There are not a lot of tourists in Mines View as early as 6am so I had the luxury of having the place to myself […]

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Celosia in Cebu’s Little Amsterdam

August 16, 2017

There are dreams which you don’t even know existed, so there they lurk in some deep packets of consciousness – deaf from serious calls to be realized. Dreams that are so sweet yet so silent they just easily pass away as wishful thinking. And then suddenly, you will be presented with a perfect opportunity to […]

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Jim Thompson House

August 11, 2017

Tips and What to Expect: In most significant rooms, where art pieces date close to a millennium, no photos are allowed. Foot wears are not allowed. There are dedicated shoe cabinets secured by locks given to tourists before the start of the tour Entrance fee is THB150 only and purchasing it from the house museum […]

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Bangkok Impressions

August 8, 2017

Lazily but popularly described by Filipinos who had set foot here, Bangkok is just like Manila. For a first-timer Filipina who’s here in Bangkok to do business and inject leisure whenever she can (and I mean whenever), this familiarity brings both excitement and comfort. For one, my companion and I do not look like foreigners […]

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