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#Baguio on my mind: Because summer has officially entered the building

It used to be that Baguio City was such a pain to get to. Without the new SCTEX and TPLEX expressways cutting the journey short to a good four hours, a trip to the City of Pines some years ago would take up to eight hours to accomplish because you had to go through the bustling provinces of Tarlac, Pangasinan and La Union—a scenic route that gives you glimpses of Northern Luzon rural life. 440 more words


Oh, Canada... Vancouver Part 1.

Last weekend, David and I decided to cross the border and visit our neighbors to the north: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Neither of us had ever been before but had heard it’s better than Seattle- as far as beauty goes. 679 more words



Visiting Edinburgh is like traveling back in time. The city has a weird combination of medieval, gothic and Georgian styles that somehow work well together and make the Scottish capital a picturesque destination.  1,205 more words


Learning to not do more

I always like to have a project.

I thrive on having something to strive for – on working ahead, reaching a goal, smashing deadlines to smithereens. 575 more words

Rebecca Hanlon