Ahh. Life lately has been incredibly lazy yet very productive at the same time. Weird, I know hehe. I’ve lacked the time to draft a lot of posts, but I’m making up for lost time. Drafting two today! This post plus one about our day trip in Florence (which was a year, oops). Anyway, I have been writing a lot though outside the online world, it helps to ease my mind. Sometimes I also find myself randomly doodling or writing to help keep my thoughts at bay. It’s also been quite an eventful past few weeks for the world, a lot of tragedies, a lot innocent lives lost. Praying for their souls and their grieving families and friends, I’m sure one day we’ll all find peace.
On a more positive note… My family and I went to Boracay during the April break! It was my first time visitig the place. I heard so many mixed reviews from colleagues and friends and unfortunately, most were negative. I hate to say it, but yeah I kind of agree. More on this in my Boracay blog post soon! It’s still a beautiful place though, some places were nice, some not so much. It’s just been urbanized way too much.
I mentioned that there was some really nice places in Boracay, this is one of them! A lot less people, clearer water, away from the noise so it’s very relaxing and chill. We went here twice, once via boat and the other via tricycle. I prefer the tricycle. It was our last stop on our land our which cost us P700 for 5 people. Pretty good rate! 😀
Ahhh. The famous shake place. I’ve heard that everyone who goes to Boracay NEEDS to try this shake place. It’s located at Station 1 and has a beautiful view of the sunset. Most of the shakes are around P90 to P150, definitely try the Choco Peanut Banana flavor and of course, the fruit flavors are always good!
A day after we got back from Boracay, we headed to Palawan! Probably one of my favorite places in the Philippines. We took a flight from Clark to Puerto Princesa, then took a van going to El Nido which took 5 hours. It was a long ride but definitely worth it!!! This was our view every morning 😀 So beautiful!
This photo was taken during our second day touring El Nido at the Big Lagoon. We did Tour C for our first day then Tour A for our second. Another post that I have to draft soon!!! I have soooooo many photos to go through, currently picking out the best ones, but everyone needs to see this place at least once. Paradise!!! ❤️
Ahhh. Currently obsessed wih Korean skin care! I remember one night I was just watching random videos on Youtube and a video came up about the 10 step skin care routine. I was so intrigue! I ended up buying a lot of facial masks, a serum, toner and eye cream from Shopee! Blogging about this soon as well, also urging everyone to try the Innisfree Super Volcanic Mask!!!
My most recent trip was to Hermana Menor in Sta. Cruz, Zambales with a few of my work friends! We took a day tour for P1,200 per person, which included the van transfer (from Manila to Zambales), boat rental, island entrance fee and boodle fight lunch!
The beach was nice, not many people which I like, although there was some pieces of plastic lying around which isn’t good! Please allow me to rant a for few moments: A lot people here just don’t understand the concept of throwing rubbish/trash in the right places. Sometimes I’ll be walking around Metro Manila and men, women and children just throw random pieces of paper and plastic everywhere! Call me crazy but it just drives me insane!!! Sometimes I end picking it up and throwing it properly myself, ugh I just can’t stand it!!! Sorry, rant over but please dispose of trash properly. Hahaha!
Ended this entry with a sunset photo from up high. So stunning Missing being in the air, looking forward to my next adventures, exploring more of the Philippines soon!!! 🙂
How was everyone’s May? April? Hope you all had an amazing month! Share a few things you did in the comment section below, I’d loved to hear about it!