I’m always happy whenever my husband and I manage to do a quick weekend getaway – it may be short and doesn’t leave much time for exploration, but sometimes all you need is quick rejuvenation. Glad that I would be able to tick my bucket list this year for having a wonderful weekend getaway in [...]
Catanduanes is known as the "Land of the Howling Winds" because most typhoons brewed in the Pacific pass through this easternmost island province of Luzon. But on better days, pack your bags and explore this rugged adventure happy island. It 2012, a new doppler radar station in the Philippines has been set up on top [...]
The sun peeked above the horizon, causing yellow streaks to cut into the awakening sky. The sea was clothed in a million shimmering stars that twinkled whenever the next wave came. Blue; blue was everywhere, it covered the ocean’s surface and traveled up into the sky for as far as the eye could see.
The smell of the salty sea tingled my nose as I breathed in a breath of fresh air. The waves were singing me a dulcet lullaby, making me reminisce my childhood and drawing me closer into them. The mesmeric beauty of its beat was heart-swelling. We realized then that the sea was its own master, kindling its own symphony.
Montigo Resorts in Batam is a perfect weekend getaway idea from Singapore. It is only a 55-minute ferry ride away and there are lots to explore and experience in the island. We opted to stay at Montigo Resorts because it's like a home away from home where you can destress and unwind from a hectic work [...]