Glamping: A Luxurious Escape from Everyday Life

Glamorous Camping or Glamping has been an undeniable trend nowadays not just for outdoor lovers but also for travelers who want to experience the great outdoors without sacrificing luxury. Glamping is an upgraded camping. Yes, many would still want to opt for camping, especially the outdoor enthusiasts! No doubt about that. However, it’s not everyone’s […]

Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII) : Explore Indonesia In Just A Day

When friends asked me what would I recommend to see if they visit Jakarta, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII) is undeniably on my top list. Why? TMII is like ‘Indonesia in a small scale’, with each and every famous tourist attractions in Jakarta and all over the country represented; the beaches exempted.So when you visit the […]

TOP 7 Things to Do in Sawarna Beach, Banten Province, Indonesia

Sawarna Beach used to be a hidden, isolated beach paradise in in the province of Banten, Indonesia. Located in a small village in Bayah, Lebak, the beach which previously can only be accessed only through crossing a bamboo bridge from the narrow road, is now becoming a famous weekend destination in Banten province. Yes, too […]

Sea The World at SeaWorld Ancol (SeaWorld Indonesia)

Ancol Dreamland Complex is the most popular family attraction in Jakarta. It is a one stop shop for families looking for recreation and adventure. The Ancol Dreamland Complex houses the Dunia Fantasi, SeaWorld, Ocean Dream Samudra, Ocean Ecopark, Atlantis Water Adventure and Ancol Beach City. I visited Dunia Fantasi (Fantasi World) with the Espiritu Family […]

Bohol Escapade Series: Bohol Python and Wildlife Park

Ophidiophobia: The Fear of Snakes I don’t like snakes. In fact I am terrified whenever I see one, even on TV. But having been to many zoos, I gradually overcome that fear. The last time I had a close encounter with snakes was during our Bohol Escapade. Part of the itinerary of our countryside tour […]

Bohol Escapade Series: Simply Butterflies Conservation Center

Imagine walking through a beautifully landscaped lush garden with butterflies of different colours flying all around you. This is a dream come true for me at The Simply Butterflies Conservation Center located in Bilar, Bohol. Don’t get me wrong, I wasn’t exaggerating. Truth be told, this is my first time visiting a real butterfly garden, […]

Bohol Escapade Series: Close Encounter with the Philippine Tarsier

Meeting the Philippine tarsier (Tarsius syrichta), one of the smallest primates, is a must when visiting the island of Bohol. Why?  First, Philippine tarsiers are considered endangered animals. Second, they are endemic in the southern Philippines islands of Bohol, Samar, Leyte, and in Mindanao. Third, they have the largest eye-to-body ratio of all mammals that […]