I caught my first glimpse of the renowned Jewel at the Changi Airport early in the morning. Despite being visibly tired and coming from a 3.5-hour flight from Cebu, my whole demeanor flight changed upon catching sight of this ‘jewel’.
It's easy to fall in love with the island. It may be very tempting to stay by their pristine white sand beaches all day, but what else is there to do in Bantayan aside from getting some vitamin sea?
How two broke girls were able to survive and see Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia for only $20 or 1,000 PHP a day.
On two afternoons during our Cambodia trip in June 2014, Aya and I went to the local market and feasted on something you wouldn't expect: beetles, crickets, silkworms and tarantula. How did Cambodians develop such a taste for the exotic?