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Guide to visiting 5 jewel beaches of Antique


Antique Philippines A gifted province located in the region of Western Visayas. Enchanted—mysterious—magical, these words are only few of the many descriptions you’ll hear when people would talk about Antique. There’s so much more to this place than what I have compiled on this blog, yet with all the travel stories scattered on the net, I wish to point out…

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Nogas Island: 12 hearts one beat


Everything began when 12 souls traveled together for a week. Antique, the place where we strangers were bound to meet. It was an obvious travel assignment for bloggers , vloggers and content creators — little did we know this was the beginning of having our hearts meet, a start of a meaningful journey. (c) Astrid Alvarez of The Poor Traveler…

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Antique: Aningalan Highlands where heaven and humans collide


Summer time in the Philippines holds one of the hottest season anybody could ever imagine. Swimming would always be the most generic answer to escape the heat, however, if you wish to travel and cool down without wanting to hit the beach, Aningalan’s Highland strawberry garden is the perfect getaway for you! Aningalan’s Highland Strawberry Garden is situated in barangay…

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SECO Island: unfiltered memories


Been traveling since I was 4 years old, my fascination with sunsets and horizons brought life to my blog site — hugginghorizons.com . Little did I know that expressing my heartfelt adventures online would give me a chance to witness something really magical. I can still recall when I had this photo taken. Just a few moments after the first…

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Zambales for first timers: The Spellbinding Magalawa Island


A joyride to remember and a hypnotising quiet afternoon by the beach. This is how I can recall that recent visit in Armada resort, Magalawa Island. Another must experience for people craving that much needed sanity break this summer. Non touristy and less crowded beach. Fine sand, crystal clear water, away from the noise and pollution. With its serene and peaceful…

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The things that make Park Inn by Radisson Iloilo


Park Inn by Radisson is an upper mid scale hotel brand that delivers a stress-free vibe, excellent dishes and cuisines adding life and colour to the stay of their guests. April 2, 2019 —SM hotels and convention corporation (SMHCC) announced the opening of Park Inn by Radisson Iloilo. It was mentioned during the said prestigious event that this is the…

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Savoy Hotel Manila: Impeccable space for Jet setters


A great hotel indeed does make a great trip. For jet setters, who spend most of their lives catching flights, a place to prepare and get their things done is very essential. Being a person who travels frequently and a woman who wears many hats both in the tourism and journalism industry, I have to admit that the hotel I’m…

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Richmonde Hotel Ortigas: Weekend Staycation


How to do weekends at Richmonde Hotel Ortigas Richmonde Hotel Ortigas is a four star hotel in Manila. A district designed for a productive Manila guests staying for various reasons, may it be leisure or business. This was the second time I stayed in this property, the last time was a year ago when I flew for a business trip.…

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My 1st ravishing Dinamulag Festival experience!


  IBA, ZAMBALES is known as a mining province and a glamorous land sandwiched by gratifying mountains and captivating views of the sea. I have to admit that the first time I came here I fell in love with how the light turned everything into gold when the sunset reigns during the afternoon. Every leaf sparkles, turning most matters held…

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Make up review: Lilac by Maymac


MAKE UP REVIEW: Lilac by Lily 🌸 Shades are perfect for Summer 2019 1. Peony 2. Yasmin 3. Zahara     Which one is your favorite? 🙂 “Perfect makeup essential for girls on the go. Aside from being 100% vegan, paraben-free, and cruelty-free, Lilac’s formula is long-lasting, transfer-free, waterproof, sweatproof, and kissproof. The shades can be worn on their own…