Archive for the 'Personal' Category

20
Jul
17

Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017 Pacer Recap

I’m back once again for another pacer duty, this time with the 21K leg of Takbo.ph Run Fest 2017.  Here’s my recap of one of the most festive running events of the year.

At the 21K starting line, moments before gun start.
Courtesy @takbo.ph

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12
Jul
17

Maxicare Run 2017 Recap

It’s been like forever since I’ve last done a race in Bonifacio Global City that’s why I’m very thankful for Maxicare Run 2017 which used the classic BGC race routes.  Without further ado, here’s my recap.

The Start/Finish line of Maxicare Run 2017, taken as the race progress…

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10
Jul
17

Palawan Chronicles: The Trip to Paradise

Palawan is called the Philippines’ “last frontier” and joins the ranks of “the best islands in the world” among travel websites and magazines these past few years.  And so, when an opportunity to visit the province came, deciding was easy.  And this would be one of my most epic getaways so far.

Somewhere over Luzon

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16
Jun
17

Lost and Found

I was in the midst of covering the 2017 Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay when a lapse of judgment caused me to break my phone and lose my recently taken photos with it.  Months later, I was able to revive my phone and was glad to recover the shots I thought would be lost forever.

One of the photos I took while running; until now I don’t know what this ship docked in Alava Pier is…

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13
Jun
17

Lessons from the Bank Blunder

Saving your money in general is good, but the recent blunder by a major bank in the Philippines that affected thousands, including myself, rocked my confidence with the said institution, but left me with some lessons learned.

Not gonna tell which bank 😀

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15
May
17

Bangkok Diaries: Pad Thai and Airports

Pad Thai is my favorite Thai dish and I wanted to conclude our trip by having some of the best Pad Thai in Bangkok.  And I think we found it and that’s basically all we had time for on our last day in the city.

The only time we rode a “tuktuk” was on our last day, on way out of our hotel

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08
May
17

Bangkok Diaries: Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Pratunam, Cabbages and Condoms…

Our second (and last) full day in Thailand brought us all over Bangkok but the day’s highlight would definitely be the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, about 100 kilometers southwest of the capital.  And here’s how our third day went.

Taking some photos of the pool area of our hotel before heading off…

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