Millenials sure are creative. One of the meanings of C.O.C.O.L (or plainly COCOL) is coffee out, coffee out lang. This abbreviation is suitable for my Taipei 101 Starbucks experience. I learned of the Taipei 101 branch when I searched for best Starbucks branches in Taiwan. I knew then that I must visit this branch by hook or … Continue reading Kaka goes to TAIWAN: C.O.C.O.L from 35 floors up
For the longest time, I've been itching to go back to Taiwan. I was here back in 2011 where I spent two months at Taoyuan for my summer internship program as an intern at the Biomedical Informatics Laboratory in Chung Yuan Christian University. Back then visa was required for Philippine passport holders; so when I … Continue reading Kaka goes to TAIWAN: My Airbnb and commuting experience
I've been very busy for the past months because.. I got married! And now, finally, we are on our way to forever, and more adventures together! This blog entry will be more like a review of all our wedding suppliers. Majority of our suppliers are Tagaytay/Cavite based so we did not have to pay hefty … Continue reading Kaka got HITCHED: Road to forever with Jep (Part 1)
HAPPY YEAR OF THE EARTH DOG! I'd like to introduce my baby -- Pickles! She's an adorable 5-year old Shih Tzu who loves belly rubs, chicken, and lakwatcha like her mom. This is the first time I brought her along with me to a beach trip, and it sure was a memorable one. Our trip to … Continue reading Kaka goes to BALER: A Chinese New Year getaway
I am on to a fresh start! 2017 was a rough year for me. I admit that I had a hard time getting back on my feet after the passing of my Mama Cora. After taking time off, I finally convinced myself that I shouldn't let sadness get the best of me. So here I … Continue reading New year, new planner!
My post-birthday solo trip in Macau is actually a spontaneous one. I booked a flight at once when I saw how cheap the fare was. Prior my flight, I did not have any itinerary in mind. I just said to myself, I will wing it this time. 🙂 Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) is a … Continue reading Kaka goes to MACAU: Quick trip in the gaming capital of the world
Similar to what I did ing Bangkok and Cebu, I searched for a pole and aerial arts studio in Macau prior my trip. Several studios came up, but I chose the one that was more accessible to me -- Hidden Talent Aerial Dance and Acrobatics studio. For a traveler like me, I can only join … Continue reading Studio-hopping: Aerial hoop class at Hidden Talent Macau
Last May 5-6, 2017 I went with my fiancé JP to their yearly office team building. Compared to our company, they are allowed to bring their dependents. This year, they had it in Laguna once again -- at Luisa Ridge Hotspring Resort. This resort is just along the highway. From the outside it looks like … Continue reading Kaka goes to LAGUNA: Overnight team building at Luisa Ridge Pansol
Before heading home after the Color Manila Run Challenge, we decided to drop by at SM Pampanga. Prior to our visit, we bought several vouchers for a one-day ride-all-you-can pass at Sky Ranch Pampanga for Php 280 each. It was a good deal considering that there are 21 rides to choose from. Out of the … Continue reading Kaka goes to CLARK: Afternoon playtime at Sky Ranch Pampanga
Since the passing of my mama Cora last January, I found it hard to get back on track. I had (and still having) a hard time bringing myself back to the board. 😦 I also got a bit busy with our wedding preparations. Soon I will be updating my page of all my travel escapades … Continue reading I will be back on track soon!