PinayTraveller Recommends: Nicto’s Coffee Shop in Pasig

Nicto’s Coffee Shop is one of the newest establishments to open along the booming Capitol Drive in Brgy. Kapitolyo, Pasig City. But what sets it apart from other coffee shops is the personalized service given by the family behind it. Nicto’s strives to create a warm environment where one can enjoy good conversations and make …

Pinay Traveller Recommends: Happon Ramen House in Marikina

Marikina, formerly known as the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, is now becoming quite the food hub. Alongside old-timer restaurants that serve the traditional Marikeño fare of pancit pinagulong, everlasting and puto, there are now modern food parks and restaurants that attract the foodies of Metro Manila. One of these new restos is the quaint  Happon …

PinayTraveller Recommends: Bohemian Luxury in Greece

We will momentarily leave our Spain series to go to the island of Mykonos in Greece,  to a beautiful bohemian hotel located just 300 meters from the world-famous Paradise Club. Called San Giorgio, it is part of the Design Hotels community and is targeted for people “who seek simple pleasures like waking up to views of …

PinayTraveller Recommends #24: Hotel Petit Palace Santa Barbara in Madrid

I have repeatedly said I can sleep anywhere (I’m koboy that way).  Just give me a pillow and a blanket and I can sleep soundly, especially after a long, wander-full day.  Having said that, I don’t mind upscale digs either. More so if said digs offer a welcome platter, free wi-fi and a sumptuous breakfast buffet. …

Pinay Traveller Recommends #22: What Travel Insurance Should You Get?

This guest post discusses one of the most important things in travelling:  insurance. You’ll never know what will happen on the road so it’s always good to have a safety net.     When you’re planning a holiday, one of the most important elements of your trip is booking the right level of travel insurance …