Archive for April, 2017

27
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: Wat Pho, Silom, and More!

We didn’t have to go far from The Grand Palace to get to our next destination, Wat Pho or the Temple of the Reclining Buddha.  It is just behind the complex and it is a must-see Bangkok attraction.

Scale model of Wat Pho

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24
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: The Grand Palace

We were up early on our first full day in Bangkok to explore what the city has to offer.  Our itinerary included the top tourist spots but without any prior knowledge on the transport system and still having no local SIM for data, we have to navigate ourselves using our offline tools.  And here’s the start of our adventure!

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Good morning, Bangkok!
We were greeted by this view from our room on our first morning in the city

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16
Apr
17

Visita Iglesia 2017

Like in the past years, the Lenten Season again brought me around the city of Manila to visit 14 churches.  I didn’t deviate much from my Visita Iglesia last year, but I did it this year on a Good Friday.

My Visita Iglesia route for 2017

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11
Apr
17

Philippine Red Cross Million Volunteer Run 4

[July 12, 2017 Update: Event moved to October 21, 2017]

The Philippine Red Cross will be having its fourth Million Volunteer Run at the Quirino Grandstand in Luneta, Manila for its various humanitarian programs and lifesaving services.  Here are the event particulars:

Event moved to October 21, 2017

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06
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: Arrival and Tips

Our flight from Manila was delayed but thankfully we didn’t experience any further inconveniences while we’re up in the air (except for some turbulences).  We were travelling westward towards where the sun was heading, giving us extra sunlight hours despite our later than expected departure.

View from above continental Southeast Asia

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05
Apr
17

A Million Thanks!

I would like to thank you for spending some of your time to visit this blog and reading some of its contents as it contributed to helping me reach my first million hits!  I hope for your continued support and if there’s anything you think could make this blog better, feel free to contact me.  Again, thank you and have a very nice day! 😀

Thank you so much for this milestone!

03
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: The Beginning

Have you ever been indifferent towards something but then completely become enthusiastic soon after you tried it?  That’s exactly what happened to me on my first ever visit to Thailand, and this is the story of how I fell in love with Bangkok.

The adventure started here

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