Weekend in San Juan, La Union

A few weeks ago, my siblings and I went to La Union for the weekend. We booked night-time bus tickets from Pasay City to San Juan (and back), arriving at our destination(s) around 3 in the morning. It wasn’t too bad—at least we didn’t have to drive. Our home base was Charlie’s Hangar, a hostelContinue reading “Weekend in San Juan, La Union”

Overnight in Mabini, Batangas

A few weeks ago, my friends and I drove down to Mabini, Batangas for an overnight trip. It was only a two and a half hour drive from Metro Manila, so there was not a lot of planning needed for the trip. Side note: I’d forgotten how easy it is to do an overnight tripContinue reading “Overnight in Mabini, Batangas”

The Grand Detour of 2019 | Coffee & Tea in Toronto

While in Toronto, I made it a point to visit as many coffee and tea (matcha) shops as I could. My sister provided me with a “hipster coffee fund,” so I had a bigger budget and didn’t need need to skimp out of the coffee. YAY. Since there were simply too many coffee shops inContinue reading “The Grand Detour of 2019 | Coffee & Tea in Toronto”