When reality is better than your dreams– that’s what I felt the moment my feet stepped into the paradise of Coron, Palawan.
Imagine women traveling freely; with no limitations, no judgements, no danger, no restraint. What a concept. We, women, often get doubted with our abilities to travel liberally. We face far more issues traveling alone than men do. We always get that figure that in order for us to travel, women has to be with someone just for them to be secured.
Without a doubt, Siem Reap, Cambodia is one of the most amazing countries to explore if you’re into discovering the richness of a country’s history and culture. From ancient yet majestic temples to incredible and breathtaking landscapes, indeed Siem Reap is one of the most exotic places in the world. What’s more is that this place isn’t just abundant in history and culture, but is also wealthy of amazing people with their priceless smiles, and pure heart. Siem Reap, Cambodia is beyond beautiful.
Mention Japan, the first thing that pops out to most tourists is either Tokyo or Osaka. Yes, we can’t deny how mainstream Tokyo and Osaka are- who wouldn’t love its beauty, right? However, Japan is more than what you can get from these cities. Its magnificence extends from the north, to the east, to the west, and up until the south. If you’re craving for an off-the-beaten-path destination in the Land of the Rising Sun, Okinawa, the Hawaii of Japan, is well worth a visit.
I want to touch every grain of sand and swim to every clear waters of the beach. I want to climb every coconut trees and see how breathtaking the island is from above. I want to run to random places and be lost and get sunburned. I want to say hello to every person I pass by and know their stories behind their smiles. I want to chase every sunrise and sunsets and sleep under the stars. And so I go.
It was beyond magical. Imagine a setting where scenic, flamboyant trees with quaint leaves of colors green, yellow, red and orange are on each corners of everywhere; where the glory of the sun reaches you supplemented by the chill atmosphere- that kind of sunny where you still have to wear warm clothes to keep you cozy; where everything is worth appreciating for, and you just want to reach out and grab everything at your sight- that’s Seoul, Korea in the Autumn.
Imagine the beautiful, the surreal, the “wow I can’t believe this place exists!” – that’s what you get when you have that perfect road trip around Rizal province.
I was in need of a quick adventure. My itchy feet has this strong desire to explore a place unknown to others; a place where there is less tourists, and more connection to the nature. Suddenly, I thought of Kalanggaman Island. And oh there’s Biliran province close to it. Thus, I thank God for the beauty of these provinces; a paradise that is beyond stunning.