I’m officially back in Manila! From a laid-back life of hiking up mountains and crossing rivers to a much more hectic life of going up LRT/MRT stations and crossing busy (and flooded) streets (hello, rainy season!), challenges are surely part of this journey. But I believe, everything is worth it as I continue to be… Read More 48th Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK)
We all have dreams. But there is that one dream that would just complete every empty spot in our field of dreams. That one dream we want to chase after but is so elusive. That one dream that even when years has passed without a hint of it coming true, you still want it. That one dream… Read More Dare to Believe: My KGSP Experience
I was informed that I got into the top 20 out of 100+ applicants that qualified for the Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) interview at the Korean Embassy. It was the Friday before the interview week. I only had three days! I immediately booked my flight and began searching online for interview tips hoping to find… Read More KGSP Interview Process and Tips
Through the past years that I have been self-studying Korean, I’ve virtually met some good friends through this blog and kept in touch with them. I find it so awesome how the world is so advanced, one can enjoy studying a language and make friends all over the country and the whole world! For two years now, I have… Read More Making friends through studying Korean
Here’s an important reminder for all travelers out there: CHECK THE WEATHER BEFORE YOU PACK AND GO. But here’s a confession, I almost didn’t do it. Since I booked my flight last year, I already had my mind filled with all the cute dresses and blouses I was going to wear for our Hongkong and Macau… Read More What to wear for your Hongkong and Macau trip in March?
Following my life blog, you’ll probably know that I am currently residing in Eastern Samar, Philippines to respond to the recovery needs of the areas affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda or internationally known as Haiyan which made landfall in this province in 2013. Whenever I get the chance to travel back to Manila for meetings… Read More What do you like in Korean Restaurants?
Note: Please do not use any photos without permission. Thanks! After ages of no travel posts. Here’s from my awesome adventures in Ando Island, Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Philippines. I have been to this island 4-5 times and I still love it every single time. The peace and quiet this small place offer is perfect for a weekend… Read More ANDO ISLAND ADVENTURE