Representing those who travel on a budget, both on money and time, that is the small-time jetsetter. I travel not to find myself, but to create myself, small pieces at a time, with memories, adventures, and stories of people I have met, until I make a masterpiece of how I see the world.
My last post was only an overview of my recent trip to Europe. So now I’m telling the story of what really happened. They say a picture paints a thousand words, but sometimes pictures don’t really tell the real story. I traveled for 15 days and went to 20 different places: Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, Positano, … More The Ugly Truth Behind the Beautiful Photos
A 15-day itinerary for Italy, Switzerland, and Greece. … More A Whirlwind Romance With Europe
Here are some of the best pictures I have taken from last year’s travels… The new friends I’ve made… And the old friends I met again… The aftermath of an insane philosophy we call YOLO (you only live once)… But I survived! So bring it on, life! I don’t have anything planned for this year … More Best Travel Moments of 2018
A story of survival after an accident at the most beautiful rice terraces in the Philippine Cordilleras, Batad Rice Terraces. … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Along Untrodden Paths, A Tale of Survival
Tokyo was my least favorite among the places I visited in Japan. It’s because I’m not a huge fan of big and very crowded cities. And Tokyo is definitely a very big and very crowded city. We arrived very late at night from Takayama, so we only had one day to tour the city. Takayama … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Loyalty and Loneliness in Tokyo
Kyoto is one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever been to, with its fusion of modern and traditional Japanese architectures. As a former capital of Japan, it seems Kyoto is where the heart of Japanese culture resides. It has countless old temples, traditional wooden houses, imperial palaces, and picturesque gardens. Walking in the streets … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Finding Bushido, Memories of Kyoto
A one-week Japan travel itinerary … More A Winter Backpacker In Japan