Sichu Malatang : Finally, a Legit Hot Pot in Manila!

By Sean

Sichu Malatang brings authentic, Sichuan-style street food hotpot to Manila and it’s absolutely worth all the hype!  We loved the authentic flavors and we were surprised to hear that all sauces and soup bases are made in house.  And while I can’t say with certainty that Sichu is the best hotpot in Manila it sure … Continue reading Sichu Malatang : Finally, a Legit Hot Pot in Manila!

Autumn in Japan: Toyama, Gifu and Nagano (Central Japan)

By Sean

Search any travel blog for the best countries to visit, and we’re sure that Japan will rank high on any list.  The country has become a favorite stop for professional travelers and everyday tourists alike.  Top 10 list after Top 10 list highlight just how fun and amazing Japan can be. We here at Our … Continue reading Autumn in Japan: Toyama, Gifu and Nagano (Central Japan)

SEDA LIO: Palawan’s First Sustainable 5-Star Resort

By Sean

Seda Lio, the latest undertaking at the acclaimed Lio Tourism Estate, is a bold project that not only offers the best in luxury and relaxation but also happens to be the first fully sustainable resort in the Philippines. It’s a wonderful beach resort that prides itself on responsible eco-tourism and sustainability in a country that is … Continue reading SEDA LIO: Palawan’s First Sustainable 5-Star Resort

Mövenpick: Your Next New Boracay Staycation

By Sean

Boracay is probably one of (if not) the busiest tourist destinations in SE Asia.  Having won numerous awards for Best Island in the World, it’s a no brainer to find some of the world’s top resort chains here, carving out a name for themselves in a market that is incredibly competitive. Enter Movenpick. The world-class … Continue reading Mövenpick: Your Next New Boracay Staycation

Nikko Japan via Tobu Railways (Travel Guide)

By Sean

Top Places to Travel in 2019 Series Nikko is one of the more beautiful places we have visited in Japan. Famous for its heritage sites and breathtaking mountains, it is also known for the many onsens built around the hot springs that dot the area. https://youtu.be/aOadpSANnhI About a 2-hour train ride from Tokyo, Nikko is … Continue reading Nikko Japan via Tobu Railways (Travel Guide)

10 Best Hotel Resorts in the Philippines! (2019)

By Sean

https://flic.kr/p/2cka9Cc The Philippines is arguably one of the best travel destinations in all of SE Asia, home to 36,289 km of beautiful coastline which includes some of the worlds most renowned reefs, beaches, and biodiversity. In fact, just this year, Siargao, Boracay, and Palawan islands have been ranked 1st, 2nd, and 3rd (respectfully), as the “Top 5 Islands” … Continue reading 10 Best Hotel Resorts in the Philippines! (2019)

San Vicente, Palawan: A Chance To Get Tourism Right (Philippines)

By Sean

https://flic.kr/p/2cpepwh San Vicente is an almost untouched part of Palawan that is home to one of the longest beaches in all of Asia.  A rather large municipality, San Vicente itself is divided into a handful of barangays, sleepy towns and villages. Underdevelopment has seemingly preserved this part of Palawan with tourism in San Vicente being traditionally low … Continue reading San Vicente, Palawan: A Chance To Get Tourism Right (Philippines)

The New Wild Flour Restaurant

By Sean

https://flic.kr/p/PrEVaT Having opened their doors in 2012, Wild Flour Restaurant has gone on to become one of the most successful and recognizable (local) restaurant brands in Metro Manila. Consistency, great food, and great talent are some of the key factors to Wild Flour’s success, and while a number of restaurants struggle in Manila’s highly competitive restaurant … Continue reading The New Wild Flour Restaurant

Atmosphere Resorts: 10th Year Anniversary Celebration (Let’s Go to Dumaguete!)

By Sean

Our good friends at Atmosphere Resorts & Spa are celebrating 10 years in the Phillippines on November 30th and December 1st. The two-day celebration will be full of activities and events that will highlight some of the best of what Dumaguete has to offer. It’s guaranteed to be a blast, and if you’ve ever had plans … Continue reading Atmosphere Resorts: 10th Year Anniversary Celebration (Let’s Go to Dumaguete!)

Siama Hotel: Beauty In Simplicity

By Sean

Siama Hotel is one of the most visually stunning and beautifully designed hotels that we’ve had the pleasure of visiting.  Inspired by the charming countryside of Sorsogon PHL, Siama seamlessly blends natural and modern architecture into a space that is calm and relaxed yet, at the same time, bold and welcoming. Sustainability and nature, which are … Continue reading Siama Hotel: Beauty In Simplicity