Skip to content

Tag: dubai blogger

THE FILIPINO TIMES AWARDS 2017

The Filipino Times Awards 2017 held in the tallest hotel in the world, JW Marriott Marquis located at the heart of Dubai was a success last Friday, 11th August 2017! It was well attended by no less than the Philippines Ambassador to the UAE, Constancio Vingno Jr., Philippines Consul General Paul Raymond Cortes, The Filipino Times…

8 Comments

AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA AT PROMO RATES OF AED 65 FOR UAE RESIDENTS

UAE residents and Dubai RTA Metro passengers, rejoice as we are provided with about 50% limited discount on the admission rates to At the Top Burj Khalifa!  HOW TO AVAIL OF THE DISCOUNTED ENTRANCE FEE TO AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA? If you’re taking Dubai Metro, get your FREE voucher from the RTA shelf located before the…

19 Comments

MY TRAVEL PHOTOS FEATURED ON INSTAGRAM

I’m extremely thankful and thrilled each time my travel photo is featured on massively followed Instagram accounts, along with other breathtaking images created by professional photographers and fellow travel enthusiasts. It’s utterly flattering, inspiring, motivating and challenges my creativity more. Being featured never fails to brighten up my day and admittedly, it’s one of the…

4 Comments

25 OF MY MOST REMARKABLE UAE PHOTOS ON INSTAGRAM

When I saw the massive sun like a ball of fire setting in the horizon while the Philippine Airlines gradually descends on the runway of Dubai International Airport, I practically confirmed to myself before I deplane that I will live a new life in the UAE. From 2014 until the present day, during holidays and days…

6 Comments

IRAN : COLORFUL MORNING AT NASIR OL MOLK MOSQUE

Spending almost an entire morning inside a place of worship, that’s built not even for my own religion became one of my most remarkable travel experiences to date! I reckon, it’s an extraordinary and unforgettable moment that’s worth sharing. Although, I’ve already been to a few impressively stunning mosques in the world (Masjid Putra or the…

2 Comments

ROVANIEMI, FINLAND : 12 THINGS I LEARNED ABOUT NORTHERN LIGHTS

It was a night filled with hope, northern lights and stardust. When Alex and Ulik of Helios Tours arrived on time for the pre-arranged pick up at 9:15PM from my hotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, I knew I was in a good company. Together with a random Russian tourist, I joined Helios Tour’s Hunting Northern Lights…

9 Comments

ROVANIEMI, FINLAND : MY SANTA CLAUS SAFARI EXPERIENCE IN LAPLAND!

“If you live an ordinary life, all you will have is ordinary stories.”  Those were the sharp yet truthful words of  Aurora Lane, played by the stunningly gorgeous, Jennifer Lawrence in the movie, the Passengers. So here’s a rundown of my extraordinary experiences from Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland! Why travel to Finland? I am a 40 year old kid who’s…

10 Comments

MY 2016 TRAVEL MEMORIES FROM 38 CITIES IN 14 COUNTRIES

It’s never been the volume of destinations but the random experiences, the priceless learning about the world and myself, the few strangers I met who became my friends, the travel memories to cherish, and most importantly, the kind of person I’ve become after each trip. Although in retrospect, I know my wanderlust has been extremely…

29 Comments

INDIA IN 50 PHOTOGRAPHS

India Gate, New Delhi. Butter Chicken, Butter Naan & Indian rice. I love Indian food seriously. My travel buddy, @gelothebear (follow him on Ig). Walk, camel ride or a motorised tricycle to the gates of Taj Mahal. Ticket booths to Taj Mahal in Agra. Namaste. Good morning from Agra! One of the entrance gates to…

6 Comments

SOUTHERN ITALY : LA BELLA VITA

Exactly following 6 hour flight from Dubai, I arrived in Fiumicino – Aeroporto Internazionale Leonardo da Vinci in Roma on a Wednesday night. Armed with pre-booked regional train tickets for my entire trip to Italy from GoEuro, and with my backpack and luggage in tow, I purchased from the machine and validated a 14-Euro-Lenoardo Express train ticket…

4 Comments