TRAVEL: A day in Fujairah

Fujairah is a 2 hour drive from Dubai and it was a perfect place to do a whole day trip. This time I went with 2 of my colleagues whose day off matched with me, and it was somehow spontaneous for me because I was asked just 2 days before and I just agreed and next thing I know, I was packing for the trip!

We began the drive out of Dubai around 11:40 am and reached Le Meridien Al Aqah at around 02:00 PM. It took us more than 2 hours, with a petrol station stop over for snacks and whenever the GPS got confused, we did too, but good we didn’t exactly get lost along the way.

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TRAVEL: Bohol, Philippines 2016

(This is a long overdue post)

Bohol has been on my bucket list since I can remember because I’ve always been amazed by the Chocolate Hills! So as it was a well deserved break for me after months of hell at work, and a late birthday treat to myself as well, I decided to drag my sister and booked for Tagbilaran as soon as I found the best available air fare rate online.

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TRAVEL: Anawangin Cove, Zambales

The first of 2 beach getaways in my 2 weeks of vacation in the Philippines! This was the first ever for us – Palaspas cousins, to get away with no adult supervision and hours away from the city.

It was one hell of a 3hr road trip to Zambales with occasional local wet market stopovers along Subic to buy fruits to add to our menu. Thanks to the ever trustworthy app Waze, we had no time wasted on small town traffic and we got to our destination without ever getting lost!

As we reached Pampanga, the views and sceneries would give you the hint that you’re already away from the city!

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