Dolphins, Sea Turtles, and Family Bonding

June 8-12, 2017 After Alex’s five months of living and studying in Manila, we rounded up his time in the Philippines with a long weekend spent with my family in Bacolod and Dumaguete.   We took a boat to Apo Island and spent the day snorkelling above five feet long sea turtles and colourful fish and corals. We had a delicious lunch of grilled chicken, … Continue reading Dolphins, Sea Turtles, and Family Bonding

Sun, Sand, Sea, and Sugar Cane Fields

June 2015 Another vlog from Alex’s first visit to the Philippines. We packed in as much as we could in twelve days since I wanted him to have the best time in my home with a mix of culture, history, adventure, and FOOD. I would have loved to bring him to Palawan but chose Boracay instead for the island experience because of its proximity to … Continue reading Sun, Sand, Sea, and Sugar Cane Fields