Beautiful Palawan Beaches

When one island closes, seven thousand other islands open! With the temporary closure of Boracay, I wanted to highlight a few resorts in the Busuanga-Culion-Coron area that are worth considering. Personally, these beaches and marina life are totally more private, beautiful and breathtaking.   The entire area is popularized as […]

Tokyo Disneyland Anniversary

A very special yearlong celebration in the happiest place on earth just started, and I was so delighted to be back to experience the magic! This extraordinary anniversary event, “Tokyo Disney Resort’s 35th ‘Happiest Celebration!’” started last weekend and runs through March 25, 2019. As the title says, this major […]

Because, Bhutan

It’s never too late to create and live a more fulfilled and happy life. Finding the true essence of life is always a challenge. Taking time to clear unwanted clutter and embrace positive life force may hold the secret to lifelong happiness. Because, Bhutan. Surrounded by euphoric views of mountains, […]

Properties to see in Palawan

With the impending closure of Boracay, I wanted to highlight a few resorts in the Busuanga-Culion-Coron area that are worth considering. I’ve added a map which shows the three islands beside one another. The entire area is popularized as “Coron” but as we can see from the map, Coron is […]

Assumption HS 81 goes to Taiwan

Our high school days may have been many decades ago but our Assumption HS 81 batch remains as close knit as ever. We have chosen various life paths here and abroad but somehow managed to keep in touch. Apart from getting together for our Velada homecoming every five years, we […]

New Year’s resolutions – if I had any

I was too busy having fun over the holidays that I didn’t have time to make any New Year’s resolutions. Well, I guess that’s all for the better because now I wont feel bad about breaking resolutions that I never made. Spending less on shopping would have been a good […]

Year of the Earth Dog 2018

Happy New Year! For those who had a brilliant 2017, I only wish for more continued success and endless lucky days in the year ahead. For those who have been challenged a bit more this year, may 2018 be the start of more auspicious luck, good fortune and improved health. […]

Discovery Leisure Company properties are Conde Nast Award winners

In a few hours, we welcome 2018 with a bright sense of hope and excitement. Happy New Year to all! With some national pride, we are delighted to feature two Philippine properties that have recently bagged awards from the coveted Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence 2018. Namely, Discovery Shores […]

Thankful, thankful!

There is so much to be grateful for this 2017, however exciting and challenging it may be. So on Thanksgiving Day, our family celebrated with a special turkey dinner prepared by food entrepreneur Rina Go of Nic’s. Rina’s courses included Chilean Black Mussels in White Sauce, Salmon Crunch, and Seafood […]