Retrace the Terraces (Banaue, Ifugao, Philippines)

It was not until December 2013 when I finally gathered enough courage to pack my bags and travel on my own. I felt anxious, thrilled, weak, strong, and agitated all a once.Β  There was no other way to do it but to just do it! So I got on the bus and braved my first…

33 Hours (Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam)

It was 2pm when I arrived at Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam from Phnom Penh, Cambodia. After sitting in a bus for more than 8 hours, there’s nothing more inviting than a nice, cozy, comfortable bed. I would’ve easily surrendered myself but sleeping wasn’t an option then. I was flying back to the Philippines at 11pm…