Exploring the Extraordinary Beaches of Yogyakarta, Indonesia

There are two things that you have to know first before reading this blog post about Yogyakarta. First, I went here with my Shembot Squad friends, and should you see words like we, our and us in the post, I am referring to our group. Second, this travel to Yogyakarta is the first leg of…

Exploring INDONESIA: A Primer

Being the largest archipelagic country in the whole world, Indonesia has always interested me. Imagine, if our country, the Philippines, has 7,641 islands and we have so many beautiful places to go to, what more of Indonesia that has 13,466 islands? Our group, the #ShembotSquad, has eyed Indonesia to be our next travel goal after…

Exploring EASTERN SAMAR: The Province of Beauty and Resiliency

One of the three provinces in the island of Samar is Eastern Samar, located at its easternmost part that faces the Pacific Ocean. I didn’t know very much about this province until I visited it recently. I was surprised to find out that Eastern Samar is endowed with beautiful waterfalls, pretty beaches perfect for surfing…

Exploring THAILAND: Ayutthaya and Bangkok

I have always been curious to visit Thailand, one of the most visited countries in the world. Just this 2016, it has attracted 32.6 million visitors, resulting to $45.9 billion worth of business. Is it a wonder why this is the case? Let’s find out why Thailand is a traveler-magnet and how should it serve…