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Memoirs and a pen

Memoirs and a pen

Anything to do with the culture, music, arts, travels and philosophy fascinates her.
Associated tags : batanes;, cambodia, philippines, vietnam

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Memories and Pen - the travel monologue

Memories and Pen - the travel monologue

Diary filled with stories, information, photos and everything along the way of my adventure.
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Since : 22/08/2014

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Best Classical Music for Your Summer Road Trip

Best Classical Music for Your Summer Road Trip

Summer is when everyone wanted to enjoy the heat of the sun. We all wanted to spend time outdoors! The nature is calling and it is hard to resist. This is the time we all have been waiting for! Let us just enjoy! When the music of nature does not satisfy you, here, have some of the best classical music to accompany you in your summer road trip. My
A trip to South Batan Island, Batanes (Part 3)

A trip to South Batan Island, Batanes (Part 3)

Welcome to our next adventure!!!!!! Racuh a Payaman (aka Marlboro Hills) - is I think the most popular destination here in South Batan and now I understand why. Although, I had enough of the hills during my visit here, Racuh a Payaman did not disappoint me. It presented beauty unique to other places. No wonder this become one of traveler's favorite
The Stunning Philippine Sunsets

The Stunning Philippine Sunsets

Sunset viewing is the most popular and affordable yet romantic way of spending an evening. It is so lovely to watch the horizon in its different shades: yellow, orange, red and pink. This makes living in a tropical country like the Philippines such a privilege. There are many other reasons why, but in this post I would like to share specifically th
Road Trip in Batanes!

Road Trip in Batanes!

Road Trip in Batanes! Batanes scenic highways are destinations in and of themselves. And how else can you enjoy it? Go and hit the road! Jump into the motor bike (or a trike) and enjoy the thrill of twisting hill roads, spectacular landscapes, coastal vistas and hill prairies. Hitting the road is one of the most unforgettable and great pleasure to
40 Rules of Love: Travel Photos for Your Eyes, Mind & Spirit

40 Rules of Love: Travel Photos for Your Eyes, Mind & Spirit

What else can we do with the images we collected from our travels. Why not make something with it that will become relevant to others. I have collected hundreds of photos from my Batanes travel because really everywhere is beautiful. When my brother got married I've turned it into a wedding souvenir. I made some edits and incorporated the wisdom of
 Exploring Minalungao National Park, Nueva Ecija!

Exploring Minalungao National Park, Nueva Ecija!

LEARN TO SING, IT IS EASY! Click Here! Exploring Minalungao National Park It was dark and was at a fairly low temperature. There was a familiar aroma wafting at the opening of the cave. A memory had flashed in my mind, it was like the smell of banga , a clay pot usually used as a water container in many parts of the Philippines. Our tour guides arr
AMAZING WAYS TO TRAVEL HEALTHY AND HAPPY

AMAZING WAYS TO TRAVEL HEALTHY AND HAPPY

AMAZING WAYS TO TRAVEL HEALTHY AND HAPPY 1. Detoxify. Toxins are stored in our body and create diseases that can make us fat, lazy, and sluggish. How can we enjoy our world? There are so much beauty on earth, we just have to be healthy to roam around. Detox bath is popular in many culture, that's why public baths in Japan, Korea and other countries
Taal Volcano - the island within a lake

Taal Volcano - the island within a lake

Taal Volcano - the island within a lake I am invariably fascinated with the mysteries brought by nature: its healing power, the beauty after every catastrophic events, and the compliance to what is and about to happen. Recently, I had an opportunity to visit one of the Philippines most known volcanoes located on the Northern Island of Luzon, the Ta
Katungkulan Beach Resort - the sublime cove

Katungkulan Beach Resort - the sublime cove

Katungkulan Beach Resort - the sublime cove In the inner highlands of Cavite this sublime cove is hidden. One get to enjoy the zig zag scenic drive and experience the amazing aura of Mount Palay-Palay along the way. Located in Ternate, Cavite, this castaway cove is an ideal quick summer getaway for the entire family. As a matter of fact, many from
I survived Mt. Hapunang Banoi!

I survived Mt. Hapunang Banoi!

The adventurous jen had once again challenge herself. She conquered Mt. Hapunang Banoi located in Rodriguez, Rizal, Philippines! The mountain's name comes from Banoi, the Tagalog word for eagle. It features limestone formations and the view of Sierra Madre and the province of Rizal. The challenge was the thin, rough and sharp-edge rocks of the trai