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My First AirBnB Experience

A couple of weeks ago, my cousin from Pangasinan asked me to find an accommodation for 13 people somewhere in Makati or Pasay. She and the rest of the family will be visiting other relatives in Metro Manila and they needed to find a place to stay for 1 night. 790 more words

When I'm Not Travelling

Hidden Alcoves

The sound of rustling trees stir

Away the dregs of sleep.

I kick free of sheets and quilt,

Tuck glasses over nose and behind ears. 107 more words


Hidden beauty of Alcoves

Creating a space within a space with Alcoves. In this blog we would demonstrate how Alcoves can add Architectural detail, storage, seating and a well defined space. 122 more words

Amazing Architectural Designs

Wind Carvings

The sastrugi photo in my “Antarctica” post inspired me to search for other landforms shaped by the wind. Wind erosion, wind transport, and wind deposition are called Aeolian processes, and the landforms created by these processes are called Aeolian features. 521 more words


Tego Texi Tectum

This blog originally appeared on the Gladstone’s Library website. 

Playing hide and seek in a big old place like Gladstone’s Library is a joy and a privilege. 661 more words

Gladstone's Library

These Alcoves Are Not Just Any Old Nooks And Crannies...

Continuing my posts from Canterbury Cathedral as per my recent posts as I detail our last summer’s visit to Canterbury  in Kent, England.

Various notable people are buried in the Cathedral and many of their tombs are located in alcoves around the walls. 192 more words