“Should I really go to Badouzi?”, I asked myself. I observed few people were queuing to board the train and most of them were elders. That place perhaps was not so popular to the tourists or the locals. I felt like standing on that platform, waiting for the train bound to Badouzi, was not a […]Read more "Badouzi Station: The Last Station"
Full of energy and determination, I woke up early, packed my bag and left the hostel to buy the train ticket to Hualien. I read that tickets to Hualien are easily sold out so I was kind of nervous that my plan of leaving Taipei city might not pushed through. But then, stars must have […]Read more "Boarded the Wrong Train, Arrived in Hualien City and Roamed and Walked Endlessly to Wherever"
Despite that Taiwan and Philippines are close in terms of location; Taiwan has never been on top my travel bucket list. Aside from the Taiwanese dramas and movies (Meteor Garden as the famous one) I watched way back when I was still in high school/college, there was not much information I knew about this country. […]Read more "Lost in Taipei Main Station, Rainy Weather of Taipei, and Chiang Kai Shek Memorial Hall: Welcome to Taiwan"
In this fast paced, modern, and complex society, we’re always on a hurry. We’re always busy to meet the deadline. Our minds are filled with thoughts that makes us exhausted and stressful. That’s why doing outdoor activities like trekking is a great opportunity to escape ourselves from the problems and worries. An escape from the […]Read more "Chasing Waterfalls in Laguna: Hulugan Falls, Hidden Falls and Talay Falls"
Just before the February ends, my buddy and I decided to visit and trek to this world renowned volcano named as Mt. Pinatubo. Famous not because of its beauty but due to the destruction it brought not only in the Philippines but unbelievably in the world too (more on global temperatures dropped, ozone depletion and […]Read more "Hiking Mt. Pinatubo"
In preparation for my goal to trek the Annapurna Base Camp on October-November 2017, I decided to start a plan to climb a mountain once a month this year. So that will be 10 mountains before the great climb. That 10 mountains before the great climb mission will serve as a training and a decision […]Read more "Hiking Mt. Balagbag"