anda adventures

if you’re off to bohol for a short vacation, and want to get away from the maddening touristey crowd, you might find the eastern coast of the island fun-packed with adventures. anda offers outdoor activities: from spending a whole day cycling or hiking to find the very best views of the town, to kayaking and…

little things and bits of thoughts at mount pulag

the moon shines softly on the curves of the mountain. the clear night sky is sprinkled with numerous stars but venus and mars glow more brightly on the skydome. it is 05:00hrs and the temperature is freezing below zero. but i embrace the cold. a few more minutes and the show will start: the golden…

affirming my faith in mount batulao

the pope is in the philippines. and today, he bravely flew to tacloban* despite intense tropical warning signals. in his words: “i am here to be with you – a little bit late, but i’m here.” as i watched the grasses start a rigaudon dance, creating a calming ripple along the soft curves of mount…