Leyte Escapade: Palompon and Kalanggaman Island

Leyte Escapade: Palompon and Kalanggaman Island

[I’m posting this 11 days after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda, locally) to remind us of the beautiful things in the world and that all hope is not lost.] One really compelling reason why we decided to go to Leyte along with many of my batchmates from college was the...
The Leyte Escapade: Ormoc and Isabel

The Leyte Escapade: Ormoc and Isabel

A few months ago, after I gave birth to my daughter, some chord in our brains got struck and the partner and I suddenly decided on living a nomadic lifestyle. But, like most dreams, these plans are mostly just good (READ: smooth and free-flowing) in theory and also in...
Traveling Daydreams

Traveling Daydreams

The power behind living a dream lies in either believing it’s a dream or knowing it’s not. ~Richelle E. Goodrich “Mom, Dad, which way do we go next?” my daughter finally broke the silence. We have stopped in front of a fork road for a full...