Updated : Nov 08, 2018 in Philippines

Trip to Vietnamese Village (Palawan)

On the north side of Puerto Princesa (close to Honda Bay) is a village of Vietnamese people. Most of them have died or moved on…

Updated : Apr 19, 2018 in Philippines

How to take the ferry from Manila to Coron

Taking the ferry from Manila to Coron can be a challenge but the good news is the transportation system, namely the ferries, are slowly getting…

Updated : Sep 12, 2017 in Cebu

Finding Barbecue in Cebu City, Philippines

  One of the challenges of any good midwestern when traveling is finding good solid barbecue. This problem exist for us while in Cebu City…

Updated : Jul 26, 2017 in Advice

Where are the Philippines articles?

Some ┬ápeople have noticed that many of the articles about traveling in the Philippines have disappeared. This is partly due to the fact that I…

Updated : Apr 17, 2017 in Philippines

Cheapest way to Dumaguete from Cebu

If you are arriving in Cebu City at the airport and traveling to Dumaguete in Negros, what is the best way to get there and…

Updated : Apr 16, 2017 in Palawan

Vietnamese people in the Philippines

There is a large group of Vietnamese in the Philippines. They are mainly found in Puerto Princesa, Palawan. How they get here and what are…

Updated : Apr 07, 2017 in Palawan

My problem with Montenegro Lines!

There is many ferry companies in the Philippines but there is only two of them that serve Palawan from Iloilo City. While I use Milagrosa…

Updated : Dec 26, 2016 in Food

Max’s Restaurant has some great chicken!

  I woke to a tropical depression in Quezon City, Philippines and I was hungry. The closest thing was Max's Restaurant. It is a chicken…

Updated : Dec 25, 2016 in Manila

Best Hostel in Makati: My stay at Hilik Boutique Hostel

I was in Makati, Philippines and I needed a place for the night. I tried out the new Hilik Boutique Hostel above Subway. I knew…

Updated : Oct 27, 2016 in Nikon D7000

Flying out of El Nido Airport!

I found myself in El Nido, Palawan and needing to fly back to Manila right away. The airport that is close by is privately owned…