Category Archives: Travel

Wordless Wednesday: Manchester Arena…💔

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Tasty Tuesday: Durian Fruit

Otherwise known as the stinky fruit, durian is an acquired taste.Have you tried it?

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Memento Monday: Handwoven Turkish Carpets and Rugs

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Carpet rug weaving is a Turkish heritage. I am awed by the skill of these women who produce such beautiful silk carpets and rugs with only their hands.Their work are showcased in an elaborate presentation, snacks included.Made by hand, I … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday: Brooklyn Bridge, NYC

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Intramuros, A Filipino Heritage

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A popular quote of Jose Rizal, the Philippines’ national hero, goes “Ang hindi marunong tumingin sa pinangalingan; hindi makararating sa paroroonan.” (He who does not know how to look back at where he came from will never get to his … Continue reading

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Free Friday: Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome

Rome has four Papal Basilicas, namely, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Basilica di Santa Maggiore, Archbasilica of Saint John Lateran, and Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls. Papal Basilicas are the highest ranking Roman Catholic Church buildings. Santa Maria Maggiore holds … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Reminiscing…Reykjavik, Iceland

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Tasty Tuesday: Halo-halo, A Filipino Summer Treat 

Last week, hubby and I met up with a mother and daughter we met on our trip to Turkey back in 2014. They were on the same flight as we were from New York to Istanbul. Our flight got redirected … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Loqi Shopping Bag featuring Gustav Klimt

This souvenir is a gift from my work friend, Holly, who went to Spain a few months ago. I requested her to get me the souvenir that got away which I posted about previously. While she couldn’t get the exact … Continue reading

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Sunday Review: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe

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As often as hubby and I travel, we have not stayed at a Hard Rock Hotel. Our first time was a pleasant experience that I wouldn’t mind repeating. Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5 Location: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5 The location is ideal as it is only … Continue reading

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