Wanted : Escape

My first trip for the year is coming up on Friday, and I can barely keep my shoes on.  I booked this trip knowing that frenzied activity over the Christmas holidays will  just about wear me out, as it often does. … Read more

Banaue – A Photoblog

Apologies for the delay, but here it is.  Part one of my five-day adventure up in the Philippine Cordilleras.

After a ten-hour bus journey from Manila, we arrived in Banaue hungry and bleary-eyed.  Fortunately for us, our host arranged for a local guide and land transport between Banaue and Batad.  … Read more