10 Reasons Why It’s More Fun in the Philippines

Where do I start with explaining how amazing the Philippines is?! I've been to numerous countries in Southeast Asia-Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore-but the Philippines really captured my heart. I had such a fantastic two weeks there, and I can't wait to...

Puka Beach: The Best Beach in Boracay

Had it not been for the two lovely girls I met in Frendz Resort, Boracay, I may never have known about Puka Beach. I am SO glad they invited me to come along for the ride, because it really exceeded my expectations! White Beach in Boracay...

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Carlos Celdran Intramuros Tour, Manila

When I mentioned I was going to visit the Philippines a few people told to 'skip Manila' or spend as little time there as possible. Well I completely disagree with them. I had a brilliant time in Manila and a lot of that was down...

Hotel Review: Makati Shangri-La, Manila

The busy city of Manila is usually the start and end point for most trips to the Philippines and it's definitely worth spending a few days here to get to know a little bit more about Filipino culture and history. From the historic buildings of...

Review: Holiday Inn and Suites Makati

When visiting Manila, the business district of Makati is THE place to stay. In this area there are a number of huge shopping malls all connected to each other, including Glorietta Mall and the lush, tropical Green Belt mall. It's definitely a place to shop-till-you-drop! The...