2015 Best Nine

Inspired by the trending topic #2015BestNine on Instagram, I decided to create my own nine highlights of the year 2015.  It’s quite difficult to rank them in particular order so I’m listing them from the earliest to the latest in the year.

Food Trip: Bacchanal Buffet

I seldom do reviews of buffet but now I’m doing one and from outside the Philippines.  Bacchanal Buffet is its name, and here’s my review.

Hotel Review: MGM Grand

MGM Grand is a name quite familiar with Filipinos, especially boxing fans, as some of the biggest boxing matches were held here including what was dubbed as “The Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.  Here’s a look at what the hotel is really like.

West Coast Chronicles: LAX⇢HKG⇢MNL

All good things must come to an end, and that dreaded day had come.  It’s time to pack my bags and end the longest vacation of my life so far.  It was a bittersweet moment as I got to return home but then leave a love one behind.  I can’t imagine how OFWs do it….

Happy Holidays!

To everyone celebrating the yuletide season, Merry Christmas! To everyone else, Happy Holidays! 󾔓

West Coast Chronicles: Las Vegas (Day 02)

Our second day in Las Vegas involved a lot of walking and seeing all the sights.  As a runner, I thought I had an advantage but there’s just so much to see along Las Vegas Strip that it isn’t really the case. This is part of a series ① ② ③ ④ ⑤ ⑥ ⑦ ⑧…

West Coast Chronicles: Las Vegas (Day 01)

This is probably the chronicle that took me the longest time to complete—just looking at all the photos I had in Las Vegas makes me feel tired.  Anyhow, here’s the continuation of my West Coast story with our first day in Sin City. This is part of a series ① ② ③ ④ ⑤ ⑥…

My First Painting on Canvas via Sip & Gogh Kapitolyo

I actually don’t know how to begin this post so I’ll just say what it’s all about—I did my first ever painting on canvas a few days ago in Sip & Gogh Kapitolyo branch, and I’m just ecstatic!  I can’t even paint my room and yet I came out with something that looked decent!