How to find Jun Ho’s place; AirBNB Stay in South Korea

“I was very lucky to have found Jun Ho’s (my host) listing at Airbnb.com, where I was only charged PHP1271 instead of PHP2286 after using up some referral credits for referring some friends to Airbnb.” Should you visit South Korea, I would definitely recommend Jun Ho’s place; it is very accessible through Bulgwang Station. It was just about 20-30 meters […]

Best AirBNB Jun Ho’s Place, near Bulgwang Station

And since it was already lunch time, I went back to Hongdae (the place where I stayed on the first day), to have lunch in and Indian Restaurant – “Sitara”. And yes, although I was in South Korea, I was hunting for some Indian or Mediterranean cuisine. For 9 months now, I stopped eating pork and I just could not […]

Buddhist Templestay; the International Seon Center, Seoul

I woke up at around 9AM, had a Kimchi noodle for breakfast, took a bath, packed my things and headed straight to Yangcheon-gu, Seoul South Korea, for my Templestay activities at International Seon Center. I left early so that I could wander around, and drop by nearby restaurants for more taste of South Korea, as well as for a cup […]

How to Find Maru Hostel at Hongdae, South Korea

Since I was expecting to arrive late or almost midnight, I looked for a very affordable hostel that could provide a comfortable bed just for a night’s sleep. Through booking.com, I found Maru Hostel @ Hongdae. What I love most about this site (booking.com) is that aside from offering a lot of listings with very affordable prices, most of these […]

Valentine Afternoon at The Manor at Camp John Hay

We arrived at The Manor, with our tummy still full! The walking did not burn enough calories; the cold weather must have been the culprit. So instead of loading up with more, we went around the hotel and ended up taking unlimited photos. It was a Valentine afternoon and the staffs were busy preparing and beautifying the place for an […]

The Diplomat Hotel: One of the eeriest places in the world

After a short “siesta”, we went to The Diplomat Hotel. We contracted a cab and requested for him to wait while we leave the taxi meter turned on and running. This old hotel is located uphill and it is not accessible by public utility jeepneys. Our driver agreed to wait, since we also offered him a little TIP. This abandoned […]

A Naked Japanese Experience at Hakonemori Okada

Hakonenomori Okada is located at 250-0312 Kanagawa, Hakone, Yumotochaya 191. It is one of the many hotels in Japan that offers hot-spring baths, where they feature one that is open-air and overlooking a forested hill. We were lucky enough to book our accommodation through booking.com at a very competitive rate. We occupied a large room with 2 single beds with […]

Cebu R Hotel; overrated menu?

The prices on their menu looks overrated for a budget-level hotel category, and there isn’t too many restaurants nearby, unless you go to Ayala Mall or SM City Cebu Mall, which is a walking distance of about 30 minutes. The Room The Standard Room is small but has 2 single and very comfortable beds. The work table appeared to have […]

Crimson Resort & Spa; Azure Beach Club

Go and dress up on your beach attire and find yourself wandering/day dreaming in this beautiful place called Crimson! We walked-in to Crimson just to relax and have a cup of coffee. They serve cold or hot coffee and it only costs P150.00, which I would say was even more affordable than Starbucks or Coffee Bean putting together the very […]