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Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 in La Union, Philippines, Travel

Today’s selfie!!! I’m off to La Union again to surf! This time, I will be with my officemates for our team building activities! Currently, I’m riding a Partas bus going to Vigan. It’s going to pass by Urbiztondo beach, San Juan, La Union, where we will be staying! By car, it would usually take me 6 hrs to drive if I leave at 2 am. By bus, and traveling during day time,...

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Flair Music Festivals: 1 World Music Festival Singapore

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 in Announcements, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Featured, Music, Singapore, Travel

If you’re heading early to this year’s Signapore Grand Prix, then prepare your body and soul for an inviting festival!  This year, 1 World Music Festival is going to happen on the 20th and 21st of September 2013.  This is going to happen during the Grand Prix Season in Singapore. I wouldn’t beat around the bush and just share with you the list of performers for the upcoming...

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Surfing at The Park, Real Quezon

Posted by on Mar 31, 2013 in Featured, Philippines, Surfing

Where were you this Holy Week? I’m sure you all went to the beach, the mountains, spend it with family and what not.  But, I also know that a few of you, needed to work on the Holidays?  Isn’t that right?  I am no exception!  I had a few paperworks and write-ups over the Holy Week. But, Saturday came and I’m finally free!  So, I wanted to drive some place to surf....

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Diane Von Furstenberg for Roxy Surf Wear

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in Fashion, Featured, Sports, Style Flair, Surfing, Travel, Wardrobe

Summer is here!  In a tropical island like the Philippines, we have the luxury to just drive a few hours to our enjoy our beaches!  There are also quite a number of surf spots that we enjoy and the ladies have been getting more and more involved with surfing!  We have a lot surf spots in the Philippines!  We are situated around generous bodies of water – South China Sea, Celebes Sea...

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Crumpler House of Horror – Gadget Bag Backpack

Posted by on Mar 12, 2013 in Bags, Fashion, Tech Chic, Travel

There are a lot of fashionable bags in the market with great design and of different sizes and shapes.  But finding a stylish bag that’s comfortable to carry your brick-like laptop is quite difficult to find. Most often than not, I get rashes from straps that aren’t designed to equalize the weight distribution properly, harming my skin, sometimes leaving a scar for a while. For a...

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The Circle Hostel – Budget Surf Trip in Zambales

Posted by on Mar 11, 2013 in Featured, Philippines, Pilipinas, Surfing, Travel

  My name is Hannah Villasis, and I am addicted to surfing.  Check all of my surfing blog posts here. picture by Philippe Villareal and Cheryl of LittleRunningTeacher.com There was a time when I would surf every week for 3 months.  All my savings went to surf trips.  It was a whole lot of fun… I WAS BROKE haha!  I do sound like a legit addict.  I got busy though and I had to forego...

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Sunblock List – Watsons Summer Essentials

Posted by on Mar 10, 2013 in Beauty, Featured, Travel

There’s technically 2 seasons in the Philippines.  Rainy and Summer season.  I say, either way, it’s summer all year round!  But of course the much awaited summer break, long weekends and holidays during summer gives us more reason to celebrate!  Road trips, beach escapades, hiking for the adventurous, beach and summer sports for the athletic and just to unwind and relax for...

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Earning Income Online – Post. Usap. Deal.

Posted by on Feb 12, 2013 in Featured, Philippines, Tech Chic, Uncategorized

Recently, I realized I have a lot of gadgets that I don’t get to use anymore.  I LOVE buying gadgets!  It just makes my life easy and awesome 🙂  But then, I don’t have all the time in my life to tinker with all of them.     Hoarding If you are reading this, take a moment and look around your house.  How many things do you see that you haven’t used in at least a year....

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Crimson Hotel Filinvest City Southern Perks

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Food, Travel

Life in the South definitely has its rewards.  The new Crimson Hotel Filinvest City has great news for residents and office people in the south area!   For its first offering this 2013, Crimson Hotel Filinvst City, Manila’s Café Eight showcases buffet dining at its best with Southern Perks a 25 % OFF exclusive to residents and employees based south of Manila and Luzon. Discounted rates start...

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Pay AirAsia Promo Seat Sales via 7-Eleven Stores

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in Travel

Talk about convenience!  7/11 stayed true to the definition of “convenient”  It’s becoming a payment hub as well! Phlippines’ AirAsia recently partnered with 7-Eleven stores to accept hassle-free payment service for online purchases.  You know it! 7-Eleven is open 24/7 so you can pay anytime during the day (and night). 7-Eleven now has more than 800 convenient stores....

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Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall and Winter 2013: A Mix of Mismatch

Posted by on Jan 18, 2013 in Art & Photography, Business & Finance, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Fashion, Featured, Hong Kong, Style Flair, Travel

I have always enjoyed crowd-watching in Hong Kong. When it’s spring or summer, you would see vibrant colors in their wardrobe from shoes to bags and accessories. Come winter time, you get to see the locals strut the city streets with hip boots and cover-ups! With this, I didn’t let the chance to cover Hong Kong Fashion Week just pass by. I receive invites to different countries to...

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Kantipur Temple House, Eco-Hotel in Thamel Kathmandu

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Featured, Nepal, Travel

On our last day in Nepal, we were booked at Kantipur Temple House in Thamel Kathmandu. It is walking distance to the shopping center and night life of Thamel, but at the same time, quite situated away from the chaos which was just perfect. After our long drive from Pokhara and exploring the places on the way like Bandipur and the Trisuli River, Niraj of Himalayan Encounters invited us for dinner...

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Din Tai Fung Taipei Famous Xiao Long Bao Restaurant from Taiwan

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Featured, Food, Taiwan, Travel

You can never go wrong dining in Din Tai Fung if you want authentic Taiwanese food! Din Tai Fung is a popular Taiwanese food chain that even opened branches in other countries such as Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United States and Thailand. I often wonder, when will they ever open one in the Philippines? That way I wouldn’t have to...

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Baoan Temple in Taipei and Indulging into Taiwan’s Way of Life (Bao’an)

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 in Featured, Taiwan, Travel, Uncategorized

The Baoan / Bao’an Temple Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Taipei is a very exciting city! One could appreciate more how the people of Taiwan go about their way of living when you visit some of the temples in the area. It is inevitable to talk about religion and the Japanese colonization upon visiting the Baoan Temple. Our tour guides asked about the main...

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Boracay Tops Destination List for Relaxation and Nightlife

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 in Boracay, Featured, Travel

  Boracay soars as favorite international traveler destination! Based on Agoda.com survey of over 113K customers, Boracay is #1 in Relaxation and #3 in Nightlife   Philippine beach destination Boracay, has been named favorite for relaxation (#1) and nightlife (#3), according to a customer survey conducted by Asia’s leading hotel booking site, Agoda.com. Based on feedback from over 113,000...

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Night Markets in Taipei: Shilin Market

Posted by on Dec 31, 2012 in Featured, Food, Taiwan, Travel

A tour in Taiwan is never complete without experiencing the night markets. The Shilin Market was on top of my list because it probably is the biggest and the most popular night market in Taiwan! It pays to know locals around because they would tell you the truth – that there are better and more effective night markets other than Shilin. I really wouldn’t acknowledge it to be the...

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Getting from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Taipei

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in Featured, Taiwan, Travel

Taiwan’s transportation system is very organized.  I would be confident to go back here again even flying solo and go around Taipei on my own.  I felt really safe walking around the streets even at 2am.  Of course, your first concern the moment you arrive at the Taoyuan International Airport is to find means to go to your hotel.  The best and most convenient way is to order hotel...

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Discovery Center of Taipei

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012 in Featured, Taiwan, Travel

Discovery Center of Taipei is one of our destinations in our 4 day trip to Taiwan. This center is sponsored by the government of Taiwan. This is a go-to place for people who want to understand in a brief time, the history and culture of Taiwan.  It is located at the City Hall. The center’s first-floor Taipei Impressions Hall displays the scenes of someo f the best spots in the city to...

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Touchdown Friendly Taiwan

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in Travel

Woohoo! It’s my first time in Taiwan and landing in this beautiful country has been pretty relaxing! We were greeted by the friendliest people of AirAsia Taiwan. All the passengers of the inaugural flight were givin a little present when we landed. To celebrate the inaugural flight, Philippines’ AirAsia raffled off a trip for 2 to a local destination and another trip for 2 for an...

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Philippinies’ AirAsia Flies to Taipei

Posted by on Dec 16, 2012 in Travel

Taipei Inaugural Flight AirAsia AirAsia Philippines just added a new location to their roster of flights and is officially flying to Taipei today! Exciting thing is, I’m going to be on the first flight ever to Taipei. Details of the new flight are as follows. Philippines’ AirAsia, the country’s newest low cost carrier, today launched two new exciting services from Clark to Singapore...

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