Top Activities for Kids in Manila
Apr10

Top Activities for Kids in Manila

Perhaps the Philippines capital isn’t at the top of your family travel bucket list, but there are still lots of great kids activities in Manila. We spent a few days in Manila looking for things to do with the kids while we waited for our Thailand visas to be processed. In that time we found quite a few fun family activities! Here’s our list of the top activities for kids in Manila. SM Mall of Asia Wow. We had been to Ayala...

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Hair Rebonding in Manila
Apr07

Hair Rebonding in Manila

What is hair rebonding and why would I need it? Read on to see how I tamed my frizz in Manila.

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Seeking Cheap Camera Repair in Manila
Mar27

Seeking Cheap Camera Repair in Manila

Getting my camera repaired was another item on our Manila to-do list (after getting Thailand visas). Pretty soon after we arrived in the Philippines I started noticing problems with my beloved camera – a Canon Rebel XT digital SLR with a versatile Sigma 18-250mm zoom lens. Occasionally the autofocus just wouldn’t lock on a subject. The problem was inconsistent but extremely frustrating because of course those moments when...

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How to Get a Thailand Visa in Manila
Mar24

How to Get a Thailand Visa in Manila

We had a few days in Manila after our Palawan adventure and since our next stop was Thailand our main goal was to get Thailand visas.

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Our Palawan Adventure
Mar19

Our Palawan Adventure

Palawan is rugged, pristine, and spectacularly beautiful. Travel can be tougher here than some places, but that’s part of why Palawan remains so alluring. For our efforts over about a month in Palawan we were rewarded with amazing sights, people, and experiences that we’ll always remember. We loved getting aquianted with Palawan’s wonders in Puerto Princesa’s Honda Bay, touring the Underground River in Sabang,...

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El Nido Vacation Guide for Families
Mar13

El Nido Vacation Guide for Families

An El Nido vacation should be on your list of exotic family travel spots. But go soon, because word is getting out about this pristine paradise.

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