This was the last thing I expected to enjoy. Staying home for days never crossed my mind before. Yet, I have afforded myself a weeklong “staycation”. Never spent a single cent. Never went out far from the front gate. Never craved for a cup of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. Never tasted Potato Corner fries when visiting a mall. Never jogged at the paved roads. Never got sunburns or darker skin from staying long at the beach or in the mountains. Never sneezed at the smell and dust of old-but-still-good used clothes at the ukay-ukay or secondhand stores. These things I used to … Continue reading Digesting Travel Memories
Boracay is now rich with waste nutrients causing greenish discoloration of the waters near the shoreline. This is due to overtourism, beach ecosystem disturbance, and climate change. Global warming triggers ocean acidification making the environment adequate for green algae to thrive and proliferate. Continue reading A Beautiful Truth: Boracay Turquoise turns Green
Sea glasses fascinate me. It is called a reverse gem because it is from man-made trash but are crafted by the ocean waves. While diamonds and gold are from nature but are designed and polished by humans… Continue reading Sea Glass | Letting nature do the work
MyTravelDigest is a library of travel memories: travel notes, lessons, insights, photos and stories are posted here. Sharing some of my wonderful experiences while backpacking or hiking around the Philippines… Continue reading Why Do A Travel Digest?