Restaurants in San Juan, La Union: Where to Eat in the New Normal

Restaurants in San Juan

Previously, I made a post of hotels/accommodation establishments in San Juan La Union that are now open for tourists from Region 1 and soon for Baguio residents as well. Aside from getting asked about the hotels here, I also get asked if the restaurants in San Juan are already open. Many restaurants are still closed, […]

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Hotels in San Juan, La Union That Are Now Open For Tourists From Region 1

Hotels in san juan la union

Last week, the Local Government Units (LGUs) of Baguio City and Ilocos Region signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to start the dry run of the travel corridor plan in Baguio, Pangasinan, La Union, Ilocos Sur, and Ilocos Norte. It is set this September 21, 2020. Only residents from these areas will have the liberty […]

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How to Make Kaya Spread and Kaya Toast at Home

kaya toast

There are so many things I miss in Singapore, one of them is the kaya toast. It was introduced to me by my boyfriend when I visited him last January. I love the kaya toast in Fun Toast, and also the kaya toast he prepares for me for breakfast. I’ve been to SG three times […]

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Our 5 Days Iloilo, Guimaras, and Kalibo, Philippines Travel Itinerary


Two years ago, I went on a trip to Iloilo, Guimaras, and Kalibo with my besties Hanna and Liza. It was our first out of Luzon trip. It was supposed to be just me and Liza. We booked the flight during AirAsia’s seat sale and the plan was to explore Iloilo and Boracay. Unfortunately that […]

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Is It Okay To Travel To La Union Now For Leisure and Tourism?

Is it okay to travel to La Union now that most parts of the country are in GCQ (General Community Quarantine)? I published this post a month ago but never shared it on Facebook. Prior to publishing this, I’ve been contemplating writing about this for a few weeks. For those who have been following my […]

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Birthday Thoughts During a Pandemic

My birthday is about to end in a few minutes. For the past 4 years (except 2017*) I have been spending my birthday in a place I have never been to yet. If there wasn’t a pandemic right now, I would have continued that tradition. Earlier this year, I was considering Timor Leste for my […]

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6 Things I Learned During the Community Quarantine

Yesterday is the last day of May, and the last day for the Province of La Union to be under General Community Quarantine (GCQ). Today, everyone in the province is already allowed to go outside their residence. Two and a half months ago, Luzon Island was placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). It was a […]

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7 Things To Do In Singapore With Kids

There are a lot of things to do in Singapore with kids, making it a great destination for the family. Also, it is very easy to move around even with kids as it is very organized, safe and they have very good public transport. I don’t have a family yet, but I have already experienced […]

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Cabacungan Cove in Basilisa, Dinagat Islands, Philippines

Found on the same island where Bitaog Beach is located, Cabacungan Cove is an enchanting cove just 5-10 minutes away by boat from Duyos Beach. It is a long stretch of fine white sand beach lined with coconut trees and surrounded by towering limestone cliffs. In the middle lies an islet. The water is very […]

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My Favorite Travel Resources for South East Asia Travel

I may have mentioned several times in my previous posts that I’m not a fan of tour packages. I prefer planning my trips on my own and to be honest, it is not that easy planning for a trip. But there are several travel resources that helped me a lot in my previous trips, especially […]

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