BRUNEI TOP TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

Brunei Darussalam (literally, “The Abode of Peace”) is a tiny yet wealthy country in the northwestern coast of Borneo.  Brunei travel surprised me – its serenity, order, sense of space and grandiose structures and towering minarets adorning the city proper of  Bandar Seri Begawan (BSB) left me in awe! Brunei has one of the oldest reigning monarchy in the world and …

Hundred Islands Travel Guide

Riddled by 123 islets spearing out of the cerulean sea, Alaminos in Pangasinan beckons intrepid travelers and pleasure seekers.  Home to a staggering variety of wildlife and fishes, these coral islands are collectively called Hundred Islands.  Most of them are desolate, save for the 4 major developed islands: Governors Island, Quezon Island, Marcos Island and Children’s Island.   Here’s a …

KYOTO TOURIST SPOTS AND HOW TO GET THERE

Home to 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Kyoto is riddled with well-preserved ancient temples and shrines that beckon many tourists, but it also makes planning a trip to Kyoto overwhelming. Here’s my handpicked list of top Kyoto tourist spots with guide/instructions on how to get there by bus and by train.  I will also be posting a detailed travel guide …