The motorized outrigger boat sliced through the waters off Coron town as we headed off to the first destination of the day’s tour. The weather was good but the the sky was primarily overcast. Wind wasn’t that strong but enough to banish the humidity as I was seated together with a family of three, all of us guests at Club Paradise Palawan, looking out into the distance oblivious of the day’s adventure. READ MORE: Why I loved my villa stay in Club Paradise Palawan I’m…Continue Reading “Enjoying Busuanga via a relaxing Coron tour”

I was very much delighted. After the photoshoot at a condo within Sala Daeng in Bangkok, I hurried to the street diner that I passed an hour ago. Within a few minutes, I was seated, a smile on my face as I took a spoonful of the jasmine rice and pieces of stewed pork leg. Heavenly. The meat is so tender with melt in your mouth fat and skin. The pieces of crunchy boiled water spinach (kangkong) creating a slight bitter taste contrasting with the…Continue Reading “Bangkok street eats: heavenly Khao kha moo (stewed pork leg on rice)”

In any kind of travel, food comes as a major factor and come on when visiting a place. At Costa Pacifica in Baler, this is exactly true. We were there for a total of two nights and all dining, from breakfast, lunch to dinner was at the resort’s restaurant, Beach House. Here’s a rundown of the dishes and a drink that I really love. READ MORE: Discovering Costa Pacifica’s allure Note though that Beach House menu is Filipino comfort food with international and well known…Continue Reading “Dining at the Beach House, 9 dishes that I love”

Come to think of it that after the long drive to Baler, all you can think of is being fed, pampered and rejuvenated as you arrive in Costa Pacifica, the town’s only recommended four star rated resort that is facing Sabang Beach. But then, after spending a few days, you realize that that’s really not the whole point of staying in all those luxurious setting with interesting architecture. READ MORE: Costa Pacifica: A refreshing getaway in Aurora It’s all about the little things that becomes…Continue Reading “Discovering Costa Pacifica’s allure”

Most Filipinos don’t know this but 12 October marks Spain’s National Day and at the Waterfront Airport Hotel & Casino Mactan, this is celebrated this month with good and delicious, muy sabroso, Spanish and Spanish-Filipino cuisine happening all Fridays and Saturdays at the Uno Restaurant. I especially love the Sopa de Ajo Español, garlicky goodness that set the stage for this sumptuous smorgasboard of Spanish cuisine. The appetizers in the form of the different jamon y croquetas and empanada de cerdo whetted my appetite more….Continue Reading “Waterfront Mactan celebrates Spanish cuisine this October”