Ho Chi Minh / Saigon Tour

“You are sunlight and I’m moon …” , the famous lyrics of the song entitled Sun and Moon in the theatrical play Ms. Saigon. That’s the only thing I’m reminded of regarding Saigon so it was nice to finally have the chance to visit and explore the said city.

Four Cities and 3 Countries in 2 weeks

Before giving a detailed account of our travel, here’s our DIY travel itinerary: Vietnam – Cambodia – Thailand  July 11 – Flight to Ho Chi Minh July 12 – Meraki Boutique Hotel, Ho Chi Minh Ho Chi Minh / Saigon District 1 Tour Parks Independence Palace Cho Ben Than Market July 13 – Saigon Sky…

Anawangin Cove in Zambales

After touring Potipot Island, it’s now time to visit a popular cove in Zambales – the Anawangin Cove. It took us 30 minutes by boat to reach the cove and it was a scary boat ride because of the waves. We traveled to the island right after a typhoon which explains the big waves and…

Potipot Island in Candelaria, Zambales

December 2016 I had the opportunity of visiting Potipot Island. Most of our colleagues decided to swim and enjoy the cool water … while some of us decided to go around and take a tour of the island. It took us roughly 25 minutes to go around the island at a normal walking pace, so…

Revisiting my dreams

As one goes through life, we are often faced with the realization that there is a need to stop, sit, think about, analyze and check whether we were able to reach what we once dreamt of becoming. I can still remember those times when I was usually asked to talk about and describe or write…

Singapore: Universal Studios and Kallang Road (Days4&5)

September 6 Ever since I was a child I have always been fascinated with the ancient civilization of Egypt. I’ve often imagined myself exploring the pyramids and experiencing the scorching heat of the desert. I have also watched The Mummy 1 and 2 movies, it has always been my dream to see its set. This…