EL NIDO, PALAWAN | Finding Home with Sea Cocoon Hotel

El Nido, Palawan is not only one of the top tourist destinations in the Philippines, it also hold true being as an island paradise. Ofcourse this island paradise with its idyllic surrounding islands and islets, and its tropical vibes is part of my itinerary. We decided not to let El Nido wait, after two sleeps at Puerto Princesa, we found ourselves heading to El Nido. It was already sundown when we left the city that day, and it was a good thing that we already had our accommodations sorted. And though hotels and resorts are usually open 24 hours, I still prefer checking-in during decent waking hours. Continue reading EL NIDO, PALAWAN | Finding Home with Sea Cocoon Hotel

PALAWAN | On Impulse, With Confidence, and Some Chickening Out’s

NOT REALLY A BIRTHDAY TRAVEL — AFTER ALL.

August has always been good to me, a month late birthday treat is not too bad either. Until, ofcourse, you start planning just a month before the trip. I admit, I was never the plan-by-the-minute traveller. So technically, the Palawan trip was my birthday travel treat for myself from the year younger me. I booked the trip a year before its actualization, and it nearly was not realized. Continue reading PALAWAN | On Impulse, With Confidence, and Some Chickening Out’s