The Best Of Ibajay Ati-Ati Festival 2019

This was my first Ibajay Ati-Ati in over twenty years, a triumphant return to my birthplace. A return that gave me so much insight on my roots, family ties, and the insatiable desire to always be the last man dancing. It was an ear-splitting, booty-shaking, lechon-feasting fiesta that only Filipinos could fathom. A town of… Read More The Best Of Ibajay Ati-Ati Festival 2019

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Hiking Mount Balinsayaw in Aklan, Philippines

The province of Aklan on the Philippine island of Panay is known internationally as the home of and gateway to Boracay. The Philippines’ most famous paradise island is understandably a much-desired holiday spot, with its crystal clear blue waters and powdery white sand spanning kilometers of beachfront. However, those who go from Kalibo or Caticlan… Read More Hiking Mount Balinsayaw in Aklan, Philippines

A Brief Trastevere Itinerary, One Of Rome’s Most Authentic Districts

We’ll bring you around to one of the most fascinating Roman districts: discover in this brief guide how to reach Trastevere, where to sleep, things to see and where to eat, end the day in one of the many locals! The name “Trastevere” comes from the Latin “Trans Tiberim,” that stands for  “beyond the Tevere.”… Read More A Brief Trastevere Itinerary, One Of Rome’s Most Authentic Districts