All posts tagged: philippines

Beng’s Baler Birthday

We spent two nights over at Baler for Beng’s birthday (she turned 25, we old), and it was pretty nice. Baler’s a municipality in Aurora, which is a province in the NE area of the Philippines. It’s “accessible via a mountain pass” and the drive takes about five hours. Noah was pretty behaved on this […]

To the Mountains!: Baguio 2014

This was probably my favorite trip to Baguio, even though I was stupidly sick. (That’s a thing, right?) Usually, we’ll make the typical rounds around Session Road and the John Hay area, but this time around, we were actually visiting Nona and her dogs, aka Noah’s doggy family. She drove us to all her favorite […]

New at West: July 2014

The first week of July has proven to be quite the week for art excursions. At least for me! I am usually too lazy (oops) and by the time I’ve gathered motivation to go, the exhibits are usually no longer on display. Anyway, last July 3, there were a number of shows that opened at […]

Beach Week

I spent 5 days last week by the sea: 3 days in Puerto Galera and 2 in La Union. I wouldn’t call myself a “beach person,” just because I don’t go to the beach enough. I love actually being there, lazing around and reading or swimming or jumping onto the next oncoming wave. I don’t […]