Change of Plans

When I initially set out to plan my Southeast Asia backpacking trip, I eyed two months of wandering six countries: Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Indonesia. I’ve been to three of the six, but I haven’t had the chance to fully explore them other than Siem Reap in Cambodia, Hanoi in Vietnam and Bangkok…

Money Matters

As I mentioned from my last post, I was hoping to share the other side of being a digital nomad and/or a perpetual traveler. I’ve noticed how most travel bloggers paint a pretty picture, without talking about the other things that happen when you choose this alternative lifestyle. For the first round? Money matters.

Follow Your Bliss

I was met with two kinds of reaction when I quit my three and a half year PR career. The first one was enthusiasm. I got this from family and friends, who for so long, had been on the receiving end of my meltdowns and breakdowns. They understood why I wanted to leave, despite moving…

Endings and Beginnings

Last Friday was a big milestone for me: I said farewell to my first job, a position in one of the top PR agencies in Manila. It was hard to pack up and say goodbye, but it had to be done. I know there are a lot of people curious why I decided to quit…