Small journeys, big leaps

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. Advertisements

The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Escape to The Highlands (Tagaytay and Taal Volcano)

Contrary to popular belief, Taal Volcano is not the tiny hill in Taal Lake. The lake itself is the crater of the volcano. It is said that the crater lake on Volcano Island is the largest lake on an island in a lake on an island in the world. Confusing, right? Taal Volcano is the … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Escape to The Highlands (Tagaytay and Taal Volcano)

The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Little Venice and The Filipino Hospitality, When in Manila

My visit to Manila this time was for a family affair, but my short visit to the Venice Grand Canal Mall in McKinley Hill was certainly one of the highlights of this trip. Aesthetics in architecture is not very common in the Philippines, and so I think this place is worth noting. This mall is … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: Little Venice and The Filipino Hospitality, When in Manila

The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: The Ancient City, The Bay of Dragons, and The Skull Island (A Northern Vietnam Escapade)

A comprehensive guide to a short vacation in Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, and Trang An. … More The Small-time Jet-setter Chronicles: The Ancient City, The Bay of Dragons, and The Skull Island (A Northern Vietnam Escapade)