Ho Chi Minh

My short trip to Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam was the most relaxed trip I’ve ever had last year. I had no itinerary planned so I had no idea what to expect. Good thing I had a friend who was familiar with the city to show me around. It was still a pretty chill schedule though. […]

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Hairy Situation

Deciding where to shoot my outfit photos in Park Güell is no easy task. As you’ve seen in my previous post about this place, it is just full of editorial-worthy spots! This area I chose to shoot in is called the Hypostyle Room or the Sala Hipóstila, a covered area with 86 striated columns. I thought […]

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Nothing But Great Taste

My mom has trained all of us siblings to love milk. As kids, we drank milk 3 times a day, together with our meals. Out of the three of us though, she was the most successful with me. I wasn’t a fan of fresh milk then so she gave me chocolate milk instead and boy, […]

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Theme Park Ready

The last time I went to Universal Studios Singapore, I remember having a tiny bit of a hard time because of the heat. As plenty of my friends know, I function better under cold weather than hot. (Their theory is that my skin is as thick as that of a cow’s.) If I can just […]

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Travel Diary: Nijo Castle

The Nijo-jo or Nijo Castle is one of the few remaining castles in Japan that showcases traditional palace architecture of Japan’s feudal era. It’s definitely not as in-your-face flamboyant as European castles and possesses a more subtle kind of grandeur, but nevertheless, still worth a visit. The biggest difference I noticed between the two is […]

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Travel Buddies

I’m finally heading back to Manila tonight! Woohoo! Even if my travel-filled month is already coming to an end, I still can’t believe I was able to fit all my things in my luggages. I guess it all boils down to bringing only the essential clothes, accessories, and shoes. And when I say essentials, I […]

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The Right Pair

The right pair of jeans can do wonders for your body. And if they’re made with topnotch quality, then all the more. You don’t need to wear anything else to wow. A loose blouse, a plain tank or a basic shirt will do because (allow me to borrow from Pitch Perfect) lesbianest, the way those […]

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Understated

Denim is probably the most versatile fabric ever invented. Young or old, tall or short, fair or dark-skinned, skinny or chubby–denim suits everybody. In fact, I don’t know anyone who doesn’t own a piece of denim clothing. So what do you do to make an already well-loved fabric even better? Make it 100% organic. In […]

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Dose of Happiness

“To spread happiness by turning an everyday essential into a colorful design piece with a rigid standard of ultimate quality, craftsmanship and creativity.”–This is the concept behind Happy Socks, the Swedish brand that offers the quirkiest and most stylish socks out in the market. I first spotted Happy Socks when I was shopping around Hong […]

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That Perfect Little Something

It’s official, folks. Summer has arrived, at least for those of us who live in the Philippines. It’s been getting hotter and hotter each day, I feel like I’m melting like ice cream. So how do I keep cool? I turn up my AC, wear the thinnest clothes and… make myself the #PerfectCoke. What’s the […]

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