Pinay Traveller Recommends #16: Portugal’s Hostel of Style

Pinay Traveller Recommends is a weekly round-up of interesting sites, photos, stories and/or events found around the net. From the outside, it looks like a typical Portuguese World Heritage building fully restored to its tiled glory. But inside, every bit of it is modern. Welcome to Tattva Design Hostel, the largest hostel in Porto. Inspired …

Places to Visit: Pinay Traveller on Pinterest

  Back in the day,  people would make mood or dream boards   by cutting out articles and photos from newspapers and magazines and literally pasting these on illustration boards or notebooks. I remember puting my clippings between clear plastic sheets and filing them for quick reference later.     Today, technology has made everything …

Indonesia Trip: How I Saved Almost Php30, 000!

Hubby and I are going on our annual holiday at the end of the month.  Our main destination, the magnificent 9th century Buddhist monument called Borobudur in Central Java, Indonesia. To get there, we will first fly to Jakarta, then take a connecting flight to Yogyakarta which is the gateway to Borobudur. The plan is …

Pinay Traveller Recommends #15: Château Eza

Pinay Traveller Recommends is a weekly round-up of interesting sites, photos, stories and/or events found around the net. I consider myself koboy–that is, I can get really down and dirty when I need to. And when it comes to sleeping arrangements, I have no particular needs or requirements. I can sleep on a thin mattress, …