January (2018) Favorites

One of my resolutions for this year (2018) is to come up with a blog post at least once a month. And what better way to do that than with monthly favorites! Right? Here’s for January! MERCURY DRUG Planner From: Given to me as a Christmas gift last year (thanks Grace!) What I like about…

My Top Black Mirror Episodes (Seasons 1-4)

I’m sure in one way or another that you have heard about Netflix’ Black Mirror. That is, if you’re not watching/have watched it already. If you’d ask me what Black Mirror is about, I’d say it’s the future of science and technology – where we can amazingly take it, and where it can disturbingly take…

Cinema ’76 Film Society

Are you an indie film fan and just don’t know where to watch them? Say hello to Cinema ’76! Q: What exactly is Cinema ’76? A: With a tagline of “Home to Independent Cinema”, Cinema ’76 is a micro-cinema founded in 2016 with a mission toย create a new theatrical distribution platform for filmmakers while at…

Where to go (and what to do) in La Union

All I knew about La Union, based on things I’ve heard, is that it’s a good place for surfing. I didn’t know there’s so much more places you can actually go to and experience! Tourist attractions are enumerated below, together with their respective location and fees. ๐Ÿ™‚ Day 1 Trekking to Tangadan Falls (San Gabriel)…

Novels to start (or get you back to) reading

I don’t know if it’s only me but I don’t have a lot of people I know who (still) read novels. I started readingย way back when I was in third year high school, when I saw my classmate (Hi Suzette!) reading a non-academic book during our break, back then there were no tablets and smartphones,…

Japan Day 5: Tokyo Skytree, Tokyo Tower, Tsukiji Market

First on today’s list is the two of the famous structures here in Tokyo. Which of course, we can not miss! Say hello toย Tokyo Skytree! The world’s tallest tower in 2011. And then, Tokyo Tower! The orange and white colors reminded me of ABS-CBN millenium transmitter, hihi. We just snapped a few pictures and went…

Japan Day 3 and 4: Akihabara, Meiji Jingu, and Mt. Fuji

Before we head on to this day’s adventure, let me first share with you what we’ve had for breakfast, Takoyaki! This day, our first destination is Akihabara, a district known for its electronic and anime shops, arcades and maid cafes. We didn’t do so much here aside from window shopping but this place will make…