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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Solo Travel for Women on the Rise

When I started travelling solo some 25 years ago, it was still uncommon to see a woman on her own. Men would leer at me and ask me uncomfortable questions just because I was alone. Once, on a 4-day bus trip from Manila to Davao, I was left behind by my bus during a stopover […]

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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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Pinay Traveller Nominated at the #Bloggys2015

I received a pleasant surprise in my inbox today: Wow! This is indeed an honor. Thank you to the people behind the Philippine Blogging Awards, and of course, to those who nominated Pinay Traveller.  But what’s even better is that Pinay Traveller’s twin,  A Dose of Simple,  is also nominated! Yay! I’m not really expecting […]

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