Tagged with backpacking

Hostel Diaries: People Stories 1

Hostel Diaries: People Stories 1

My work at a local backpacker’s hostel has allowed me to interact with individuals from all over the world. I would like to share some of what I’ve learned or experienced while talking to or dealing with them. This is PEOPLE STORIES: I. The Artist When we travel, we meet many people along the way. We forge a connection … Continue reading

Why You Should Hang Out With A Local

Why You Should Hang Out With A Local

Hanging out with a local can give you a different and better perspective of a certain culture or country simply because “a local knows”. What does a local know? Everything! What it’s like to live in their city, how to adjust to the customs or the environment, where to go, where to eat or where … Continue reading

Never Give Up

Never Give Up

The lesson I’ve learned is to keep on pursuing my goal, despite the circumstances. I may live in a developing country, but it doesn’t mean that I’m not going to achieve my dream. Continue reading

Early Travel Memories

I live in Bacolod City, the capital of Negros Occidental which is located in the Visayas Region. During the 80s, my mom and I would travel to Manila every summer to visit my dad. I couldn’t really elaborate about my dad’s work back then but it made him stay in Manila.  He would see my … Continue reading

My First Travel Blog

A few days ago, I thought of documenting all my travels. Though I have yet to see the entire world, my journey so far has somehow, changed a part of me. I will be updating this soon with all the places I’ve been to. Photos will be posted also.