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Knowing Yogyakarta Indonesia

Most Filipino travelers would go to nearby countries like Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Macau (Visa free country) but very few would go to Indonesia. Most Filipinos would only know Bali and Jakarta but little did we know that Indonesia has so much to offer for all types of travelers.
In July 2016, I got invited by the Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia together with 50+ other South East Asian bloggers and influencers to travel around Indonesia for 12 days. I extended my trip to Jakarta for 3 days and was not able to do so much because of the traffic jam. Few from our batch went to Yogyakarta and seeing their amazing photos made me want and eager to go back to Indonesia and visit Yogyakarta.
Luckily Last January 2018, I was able to go back in Indonesia, had a 4-day trip to Jakarta with AirAsia and finally extended my trip for another 4 days just to see the wonders of Yogyakarta. I always wanted to visit temples and palaces in this region and finally, I did. Let me share you where we s…

Traveling to Zamboanga on a Budget

I've been wanting and anticipating to see a real VINTA for so long as I can only see this colorful vessel in our school textbooks and when I get the chance to travel back in Zamboanga during their Hermosa Festival, I did not waste any time, I packed my bags and headed to Mindanao.

4 Reasons Why I'm Uber-ly Excited for UGO

Our mode of transportation here in the Philippines, especially in Manila has evolved. We even wholeheartedly embraced technology with the TNVs (Transport Network Vehicles) donned in Black and Green, and as a passenger it was a welcome change with all the accessibility and convenience that they have brought in.
Now with all the horror stories we hear, the most recent about the death of a Grab driver being shot to death, the drivers not getting proper compensation or the recent LTFRB Issues, the riding public sometimes forget that it takes two to tango…
That we also have to think of our driver’s safety and proper compensation for a better ride-sharing community.
A couple of days ago, I was introduced to something that might just be the answer to most of our concerns, as a passenger and as a TNV Driver/Operator here in the Philippines..
What Is U-Go ?



U-Go is pioneered by Filipinos with the Pinoy commuter’s road and safety conditions in mind. As per Mitch Matias(one of the founding mem…