Solo Backpacking Diaries: South Batan, Batanes

It’s the 2nd to my last day in Batanes and in one sleep I will be back home. Time ran so fast and my heart breaks a little with the taste of bittersweet soon-goodbye. A part of me says, “You miss home, girl”, and the wanderlust soul whispers “Wish you’d stay a few days more…

Solo Backpacking Diaries: Sabtang Island, Batanes

Hello Blog, I’m back! I’m here to blab again about my Batanes birthday getaway. This time I’m going to talk about my second day there. Say hello to Sabtang Island! I woke up early that day. Boats leaving for Sabtang Island are all in Ivana Port which is approximately 30-45 mins away from Basco, and…

Solo Backpacking Diaries: North Batan, Batanes

Dear Blog, My birthday this year is one of the bests ever. I crossed an item in my bucket list and it took me a while (almost a month) to talk to you about all the things that happened because I was so hyped about everything. I went to Batanes, dear blog!!! YES, BATANES! I…

Somewhere in the Cordilleras: Banaue, Sagada, Baguio

I recently had the fortune of traveling to some of the provinces in Cordillera Central Luzon: Banaue, Sagada, Baguio last month. Banaue, Ifugao This was our first stop. We reached Ifugao at around 6 in the evening. Although we took the  long Nueva Ecija and Nueva Vizcaya route, it was really the traffic in Bulacan…