One of the reasons why people are reluctant to get into SCUBA diving is the cost of the equipment. This was one of my fears and it kept me at bay from even doing an intro dive for more than 10 years, knowing that I am a gadget freak and get overly excited (read maxed […]
Creatures come alive at night with more vibrant colors. Lots of interesting animals to see underwater and their colors come out under the illumination of our flashlights. These photos were taken in Secret Bay, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines during our Holy Week 2013 holiday trip.
Beautiful animals and plants underwater. Careful they sting!
Now, business trips are not really that glamorous! You either wake up very early to catch the first flight out so you can attend the morning meetings or catch the last flight the day before to arrive at your destination close to the witching hour! When you get to your destination, you work practically the whole day and by the time you finish you have to head back to the airport to catch your flight back or to another destination
Cam whoring – red on green series – on Mar 10, 2013 @ 04:57Camwhoring a few days prior to going on extensive trips around the Philippines. Sadly these are business trips, but I made sure to squeeze in a few side trips and discovered some interesting places. One of these is the Bottle Museum in […]
The Bottle Museum is a cross between “Letters to Juliet” and “Message in a Bottle.” This place is full of positive vibe and radiates a warm fuzzy feeling.
As travelers and bloggers, there are tools of the trade we can’t do without. Those I normally travel with are: iPad – for that quick post or immediate social network connection. Just recently bought a logitech keyboard/hardcase for it and it functions pretty much like a netbook, allowing me to use all my Apple keyboard […]
We’ve all had our fair share of travel disaster stories. From confiscated items in the airport to lost luggage, to missing your flights and being detained – even worse, being detained in prison rather than just at the airport. Disaster proofing your trip may not be absolute, but it helps to be aware and know […]
At 15 degrees celsius, it was the perfect vacation – winter during summer in the Blue Mountains, NSW. Normal summer temperatures would typically reach up to 40 degrees celsius in the mountains, but thanks to global warming, we were experiencing winter in the middle of summer in one of the most fantastic places to introduce […]
I could see his face riddled with fear as he related the story. It was one of those late night conversations…too much to drink and still much more on the table, the full moon shining its melancholy on the serenity of the sea, and not a soul want to call it a night. There was […]
It was the weirdest feeling ever! My head felt it was growing yet becoming light, while the hairs on the back of my neck felt like they were standing from a very cold sensation running down my spine. It was the first time I’d felt this way and I was starting to freak out. But, […]