Spain | Spiritual Travel

JesCom invites pilgrims to join Camino Ignaciano

If you’re into contemplative walking and are thinking of going on a pilgrimage, why not join the Camino Ignaciano in Spain this September? Jesuit Communications Foundation (JesCom), the media arm of the Philippine province of the Society of Jesus, invites travel enthusiasts to join Camino Ignaciano, a pilgrimage that traces the journey taken by St. […]

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Destinations | Europe | Portugal

Things to Do in Belem, Portugal

NOTE: This entry is in Tagalog. For my non-Tagalog/Filipino-speaking readers, kindly turn on your favorite web translator.   Halos magwa-walong taon na nang huli akong mapadpad sa Portugal. Pero ang huling bisitang ito ay nananatiling sariwa sa aking isipan. Hindi kalabisan kung sabihing “parang kahapon lang.” Totoo. Parang kahapon lang nang maglakad ako sa Rossio […]

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Europe | London

London Apartment Calling

We’ve been attempting to heed London’s call since my sister-in-law Dean got married more than five years ago and moved to that part of the world.  But the few chances that we had were slim to begin with, what with Ignacio always getting in the way. 😉   This year seems more promising, though. We […]

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Pinaytraveller | Spain

Ignacio de Loyola at long last!

For the past three years, I’ve been on several trips to Spain working on a special project which I started talking about a year ago here.   READ: In Search of San Ignacio de Loyola   Well, I am so excited to show you what I’ve been working so hard on. The cause of much blood […]

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Footnote | France

Footnote: Street Art in Paris

    The gifted cinematographer and my friend Lee Briones Meilly first spotted this spray-painted piece of street art while we were walking around the 5th arrondissement of Paris. The pink image tickled our imagination. Was someone killed  on this spot?  Who is Anna Cappelli? Was she a murderer? Later, I found out that Anna Cappelli […]

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