It was as early as January of this year (2015) when we, randomly, decided to visit Sagada. We’re lucky enough to book a promo ticket from Cebu (where we live) to Manila. 594 more words
Tags » Rice Terraces
No, this is not about inebriated Irishmen.
It’s a celebration of the ingenuity of human agricultural innovation in northern Luzon in the Philippines where, over the course of several centuries, local indigenous communities tamed the steep valleys to grow paddy rice in irrigated fields high in the mountains (about 1500 m above sea level) and, employing a sophisticated hydrology, to supply water to the terraces and drain them before harvest: … 1,072 more words
Earlier in the year my sisters and mother organised a girl’s trip to Bali. As far as girl’s trips go, Bali has it all especially if you are on a tight budget. 1,369 more words
Kep (Cambodia) to Ho Chi Minh to Hanoi
We arrived in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) around 5am after another fun bus travel adventure. This time we opted for the “sleeper bus” instead of the hotel one, which was a little more comfortable, and a little less awkward. 2,208 more words