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…

Singapore: My First Overseas Trip (Days1&2)

Right now, I’m feeling somewhat blue so I decided to read my previous journals. One of them was about my first overseas trip way back 2010. Maybe it’s time to share my first overseas adventure. During that time, I was teaching in the university for 10 years already and I know that my life will…