Homesick in the Philippines

Day 5: After failing to get seated the prior day, we set out early for the Spider Bar. The plan was to have lunch & dinner there, to enjoy the incredible sunset views. While the view was great, the service was lacking. We all opted to enjoy dinner in the town instead. After dinner, I …

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New Years in the Philippines

Day 3: My day began with a quick breakfast at the hostel. Following breakfast, we all met up & went parasailing with Melanie’s family. I’d been parasailing before, so it wasn’t anything life-changing, but it was an all-around great experience with the group, well worth the 1500 pesos (roughly $30 USD). Later in the evening …

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