Pinay Traveller checking out the Cuchi Tunnels in Siagon.

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN VIETNAM (or How to Enjoy Saigon in 3 Days)

Before setting out for this trip, I did so much research online on things that Hubby and I can do in Ho Chi Minh City (still called ‘Saigon’ by the Vietnamese) for a very limited 3 days and 3 nights. I even joined the Vietnam Group of Couchsurfers.com just so I can get a grasp …

DONATE TO VICTIMS OF TYPHOON ONDOY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Considering that the Philippines is used to tropical storms and various calamities, the recent typhoon Ondoy caught us all by surprise. It’s the worst flooding in the history of the country, and the nightmare hasn’t stopped even as Ondoy leaves us dazed and confused. In his wake he left 86 people dead, hundreds missing and …

A Weaver’s Tale (or ‘What I Actually Do in Real Life’)

A Weaver’s Tale (or ‘What I Actually Do in Real Life’)

When I’m not travelling, I actually do some serious stuff.:) Here’s the trailer of “A Weaver’s Tale”, Sheron Dayoc’s documentary about the Yakan tribe weavers and the dangers they face amidst the war in Mindanao. Sheron was one of the filmmakers who won the ASIAN PITCH 2008 sponsored by MediaCorp Singapore and NHK Japan. I …