Myanmar Chronicles: Inle Lake & Nyaung Shwe

When I decided to go to Myanmar, I know that I might take a lot of bus rides. I’ve read different blogs and forums on which bus companies have good services and satisfactory customer reviews. Since I started out in the University, I’ve been travelling by bus from Laguna to Rizal. Even until I started…

Myanmar Travel Chronicles : Yangon-Bagan

If Kota Kinabalu was the YOLO trip of my 2016, Myanmar, on the otherhand, was the highlight of my 2016. Yey for Solo travelling! It was my first time travelling alone, equipped with my not-so-polished itinerary, backpack and a brave heart. I will just separate my write-up into two parts, YANGON/BAGAN and NYAUNG SHWE/INLE LAKE….

I read something about BEG-packers. 

Before I catch up with my write-up for my previous trips, let me share my own insight regarding this ‘beg-packers’ culture happening now. No offense meant but, I find this topic a little disturbing as a Southeast Asian, and as a traveller too. I stumbled on an article regarding backpackers begging/selling postcards/performing on the streets…

YOLO PT.2 : when we did river water rafting at Padas 

We were informed that we will be 7 persons in one boat, that means, one person will seat in the middle doing nothing, no thrill, no fun, and I was definitely wrong. We settled down in our Hotel (The Klagan Hotel) which is situated in the heart of the city. The location is good because…

YOLO PT.1 : the great September Kinabalu climb!

What’s up with the title? For starters, I am not a mountain climber, and I rarely go up in the mountains. My only physical activity aside from walking back in forth in the laboratory is running and hitting up the gym or crossfit session every once in a while. SO I AM VERY BRAVE when…

HK Pt.2 with miLoves

I was bummed to see that my post, that after four months of being a draft, was finally published and then erased in a matter of seconds. I felt like a weirdo not knowing how to use a computer, who’s annoyed right now? phew. Enough of that sad and frustrating introduction, so let’s start again, from…