Vatican

Vatican is the smallest country in the world.  Is an independent city-state in Rome, Italy. Encircled by a 2-mile border.  Vatican City is governed by a monarchy, Pope as the head. When you visit Rome, don’t pass the chance to visit the Vatican City and make sure to be part of the papal audience.  It…

Venice

I wanted to travel to Venice and its nearby island and try to ride in a gondola. When I had a chance to visit Europe, I never missed the opportunity to go to this beautiful city.  And mind you, I never go wrong with my decision to come and enjoy the city. The Piazza San…

Florence

The city of Renaissance, Florence is one of Europe’s great art city.  Think about artists from Tuscany like Donatello, Michelangelo, Giotto, Botticelli, Galileo are only few of those who have left signs in Florentine. The artworks at the Ufffizi Gallery and its neighboring houses of red brick roofs says you travel back in time.  Italian…

Places and things I want before I hit 50

Live life to the fullest as they say.  I make a list of my ambitious bucket wishes.  Some are bucketed and 50 is far away to make my dream come true. But who knows! Daydreaming is free. even for just 1 night in Maldivian water villa. trek to Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain in Peru…

Dead Sea

I have always wanted to visit the countries that wakes my interests. During my visit to Jordan, I was able to visit Mount Nebo, the city of Madaba,  Petra and Dead Sea. I wanted to experience floating at Dead Sea in its salty and mineral rich saltwater. Said to be good for the skin and…

Lisbon

Lisbon is the coastal capital of Portugal. It is one of the underrated city around Europe. But don’t miss to visit these places and don’t pass these experiences. steep cobbled streets of Alfama District. tram ride churches like St. Anthony de Padua, Portugese Patron Saint strolling around Baixa – the commercial district take pictures of…

The Hidden City of Petra

When I was in my teen watching Indian Jones and the Last Crusade, I was asking if this is an imagination of film location or is it true.  Never in my wildest dream to came to visit this old beautiful city. Petra is a famous archaeological sight in Jordan. It is originally known to the…

Basilica de la Sagrada Familia

Sagrada Familia is 1 of the fascinating sights among the works of Antonio Gaudi in Barcelona. Before I visited the place, there are so many questions in my mind.  Why it takes so long to finish the construction?  What is in Sagrada Familia that drives the crowd? . . . The intricate design outside is…

Bonjour Paris

Who doesn’t want to go to the City of Love and live for a while your Parisian dream? It is always a bucket list in each one of us. Don’t expect too much to make your dream vacation a perfect one and to avoid disappointment lists of your “expectations versus reality.” Drinking coffee at a…

Asian Cruise

I wanted a cruise experience once in my lifetime.  It is said best for retirees and senior citizens.  NAH, They are wrong!  If you want to have hassle free, stress free and laid back vacation.  This is the place that surely answer your question.  No need to book for hotel rooms,  no bus or taxi…

Pompeii

Heard about a bible story Sodom and Gomorrah?  It is said it rained fire onto the cities, black smoke filled the air like smoke from a fiery furnace because of the evil ways of their people.  I was so intrigued by the story that i wanted to visit the POMPEII someday because it has a similar story. History…