The Ruins: The “Taj Mahal” of Negros Occidental

When I was younger, I often wonder how “true love” feels and what “until death do you part” exactly means. “Que sera sera.” Until I came across the story of Lord Mariano Lacson and Lady Maria Braga of Talisay City, Negros Occidental. P-rsonal Notes • Talisay City is just 15 minutes away from Bacolod, the…

Escaping Reality at Fantasy Lodge

Hot tubs are our thing these days. We have no specific reason for this all-of-a-sudden personal preference but we tend to always book a room with a hot tub if and when inexpensive. So when we came across Samboan’s Fantasy Lodge 2 years ago through a friend’s Facebook post showing off their indoor Jacuzzi, we…

Chillin’ and Food Trippin’ in Baguio City

Blessed to have been to Baguio City, several times. As frequents thereof, it is now our normal routine to wait for the other shoe to drop then we are off to Baguio once again. Hashtag official business transaction a.k.a. working vacation 😉 But unlike the many trips we had in the past, in this instance…