November 21, 2018 Catherine Mendoza

Deutsch? Ich verstehe das nicht! In English, I don’t understand!   Determined, dedicated and for the love of learning our partner’s main language, we passionately decided to enroll the Deutsch language class.   We were all strangers to the Deutsch language on the first day of class. Our Deutsch lehrer, Greg, however, was kind enough to speak a mix of Tagalog and English to us and explain everything we needed to know about our course. (more…)

November 7, 2018 Catherine Mendoza 25Comment

You probably may have not heard of Duli beach before. Have you?🏖🌊 If you’re heading to El Nido and seems undecided which beach to go, well, here’s my finest recommendation.   Duli beach is one of the most extra ordinary beaches we’ve ever been. It was recommended by a local on our two weeks trip in Palawan. And didn’t dismay!  (more…)

October 22, 2018 Catherine Mendoza 9Comment

Bulalord? What’s that? I know. Bulalord seems to have a strange sound in your ear but let me tell you a bit about what Bulalord is, Bulalord is a combination word of Bulalo – a famous dish beef soup in the Philippines and of course, Lord- is like a God, apparently.  (more…)

October 15, 2018 Catherine Mendoza 23Comment

Puerto Galera is a big island. If you are travelling there for the first time, and if you want some cosy private time, then this post is for you. Getting there From Buendia, Manila to Batangas Port Take Ceres, DLTB, or Jac Liner bus. One-way fare ranges from PHP167 to PHP187. Travel time is 1.5-2 hours, depending on traffic. Last time we took it, it took us only 1.5 hours—no stopover. (more…)