The Philippines is known for celebrating the longest Christmas season. It is not uncommon to hear Christmas carols being played on the radio, and to see Christmas trees and other displays/ornaments already put up in houses and business establishments all … Continue reading Christmas (trees) in the Philippines
Just finished watching Amazing Race Asia Season 5‘s 9th leg where both teams from the Philippine qualified for the final leg of this year’s Race. Wow! Husband and wife team Eric and Rona finished first in this leg held in Indonesia. Beauty queens Maggie and Parul and Parul finished in second place. The team from Malaysia – beauty queens Chloe and Yvonne – came in third, joining the two teams from the Philippines in the season finale of Amazing Race Asia Season 5. Indonesian girls Treasuri and Luisa were the last team to arrive after getting Yielded by Maggie and Parul, then later U-turned by Eric and Rona. … Continue reading Amazing Race Asia 5 -9th Leg
The wife and I recently went on a month-long travel vacation. One of our stops was the ancient kingdom of Ayutthaya in Thailand. The first Wat (temple) we visited in Ayutthaya was the impressive Wat Phu Khao Tong (Golden Mountain Temple). Notice the golden tip? Climb the steps up the temple, and one gets a wonderful view of the surrounding area from this level. View of the Boulevard from the Northern side of the Temple. Chedi. south of the main temple. Stupa. Located south of the temple, near the monastery Entrance to the Monastery Golden Buddha statues. located southwest of the main … Continue reading In Pictures: Wat Phu Khao Tong (Golden Mountain Temple), Ayutthaya, Thailand
Discovery Shores Boracay is my favorite resort in what has consistently been considered one of the world’s best island, Boracay Island, Philippines. Transfer Service (optional). A Discovery Shores representative will meet you at the Caticlan airport. He/she will then guide you to … Continue reading Discovery Shores, Boracay Island, Philippines
The wife and I spent a few days in Hong Kong last September. Just like most visitors to Hong Kong, we were there for Hongkong Disneyland, shopping and of course, dimsum!!! On our last night in Hong Kong, we stumbled into … Continue reading Dimsum at DingDim 1968 in Hongkong
Got an email today announcing the Landers Superstore Super Crazy Sale this coming December 3 and 4, 2016. This email from the Landers Superstore got me excited as I greatly enjoyed Landers Superstore’s previous Crazy Sale. I was able to buy several cartful of products then because of so many good deals. I hope this coming Landers Superstore Super Crazy Sale will be as good. Christmas is around the corner and I am looking forward to doing some of my Christmas shopping at the Landers Superstore Cazy Sale. Continue reading Landers Superstore Super Crazy Sale
I thank God for blessing me with wonderful in-laws. My mother-in-law is so much just like my mom — selfless and caring. She always puts family, me included, before herself. My father-in-law is so different in personality to my own dad, but is as wonderful and as fun. He really treats me like his own son. My brothers and sisters in-laws are all wonderful and great as well. To say i married well is an understatement. Stories about monster in-laws abound, and the thought of having one did scare me. I am indeed thankful that my experiences were just of … Continue reading Blessed with Wonderful In-laws.