Tag: Luzon

SULYAP Gallery Cafe…A peek of the past

Sulyap Gallery Cafe For most of history, Anonymous was a woman. ~Virginia Wolf~ Sulyap gallery cafe is the second stop of our itinerary for our south bound trip. We spent the night here, and lunch at Patis Tesoro the day after and were off to home bound. Sulyap in the vernacular is a glance or …

LIGHTHOUSES – beacons of hope!

CAPE SANTIAGO LIGHTHOUSE This is the 7th lighthouse that I saw in my own eyes. Every time I see a lighthouse. I am mesmerized. There is something in them that makes me wonder and prompts me to wander and dare myself to new discoveries and experience as many towers I can. The first time I …

San Pedro, Laguna – My beloved hometown…

I’ve written quite a lot on many different places, topics on gastronomical adventures and the like. I recently noticed, I haven’t written anything about my hometown. I hailed from San Pedro, Laguna. The first provincial town outside of Manila in Central Luzon. Literally, we are in the middle of the 7, 107 islands comprising the …

Rediscovering Batangas…

Acua Verde – Rediscovering Batangas… “Balance is not something you find, it is something you create.” -Jana Kingsford- It is vacation mode. A few days back, all the shades of excitement are in our faces. We all know, that in a fast-paced corporate life, a time will occur that there’s a need to reconnect with nature. …

Anawangin Cove – Zambales

Anawangin Cove – Zambales Anawangin is that island in Zambales where there are only 4 kinds of trees that alternates with each other. Pines, umbrellas,  palms and one I could not identify. Pines out-numbered the rest of them. This is why Anawangin is unique from the other islands. We’re not supposed to stay longer than …